My Favorite Music Documentaries/Concerts

Great Performances series on PBS is one of my favorites but not listed...would like to add "Herbie Hancock, Gustavo Dudamel and the LA Phil celebrate Gershvin!!!

add also the New York Phil New Year's Eve concert Live: from Lincoln Center, esp 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013!!!!!!
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1.
We Are The World: The Story Behind The Song (1985 Documentary)
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In 1984, British and Irish pop stars united for the cause of Ethiopian famine relief as Band Aid. The following year, the Americans did the same as United Support of Artists for Africa. This is how it happened. (35 mins.)
Director: Tom Trbovich
 
2.
Riverdance Live from Beijing (2010 Video)
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Riverdale made to suit China with singing dancing and music. All Irish with an Asian feel.
Director: John McColgan
 
4.
Voices that Care (1991 Documentary)
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5.
Paul Simon, Graceland: The African Concert (1987 Documentary)
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A concert given in Zimbabwe, Africa, by singer Paul Simon, featuring such South African musicians as Miriam Makeba and Hugh Masakela. (90 mins.)
 
6.
Under African Skies (2012 Documentary)
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Paul Simon returns to South Africa to explore the journey of his Graceland album, including the political backlash he received for allegedly breaking the UN cultural boycott of South Africa designed to end the Apartheid regime. (108 mins.)
Director: Joe Berlinger
 
7.
The 25th Anniversary Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Concert (2009 TV Special)
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A four-hour music event featuring performances from two concerts held at Madison Square Garden. (255 mins.)
Director: Joel Gallen
 
8.
Live from Lincoln Center (1976 TV Series)
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“ New Year's Eve concerts and jazz performances ” - Mellie511
 
9.
Marley (2012 Documentary)
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A documentary on the life, music, and legacy of Bob Marley. (144 mins.)
Director: Kevin Macdonald
 
10.
George Harrison: Living in the Material World (2011 Documentary)
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Filmmaker Martin Scorsese examines the life of musician George Harrison, weaving together interviews, concert footage, home movies and photographs. (208 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
 
11.
The 3 Tenors in Concert 1994 (1994 TV Special)
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Funeral service for Rita Hayworth was on May 19, 1987, at the Church of the Good Shepherd in Beverly Hills...
Director: William Cosel
 
12.
Carreras Domingo Pavarotti in Concert (1990 Documentary)
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(86 mins.)
Director: Brian Large
 
14.
Searching for Sugar Man (2012 Documentary)
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Two South Africans set out to discover what happened to their unlikely musical hero, the mysterious 1970s rock n roller, Rodriguez. (86 mins.)
 
19.
Great Performances (1971 TV Series)
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20.
Andre Rieu: Live in Tuscany (2004 TV Movie)
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21.
Carmen (1984)
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A film version of the famous Bizet opera, where a soldier (Don Jose) falls in love with a beautiful factory worker (Carmen)... (152 mins.)
Director: Francesco Rosi
 
22.
History of the Eagles (2013 Mini-Series)
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The life and times of the super successful American soft-rock band, Eagles. (187 mins.)
Director: Alison Ellwood
 
23.
Austin City Limits (1975 TV Series)
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Established singer-songwriters and acclaimed newcomers perform country, blues, rock, folk, bluegrass, and related styles of music from Studio 6A of public television station KLRU (formerly KLRN) at the University of Texas at Austin. (60 mins.)
 
24.
Imagine: John Lennon (1988 Documentary)
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A biography of the rock music star. (100 mins.)
Director: Andrew Solt
 
25.
Thunder Soul (2010 Documentary)
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Alumni from Houston's storied Kashmere High School Stage Band return home after 35 years to play a tribute concert for their beloved band leader who turned the struggling jazz band into a world-class funk powerhouse in the early 1970s. (83 mins.)
Director: Mark Landsman
 
26.
Great Performances (1971 TV Series)
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Spectacular rise & disgraced collapse of Memphis' socially-conscious, neighborhood-based Stax Records...
 
27.
Live from the Artists Den (2008 TV Series)
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28.
Santana: Sacred Fire Live in Mexico (1995 Documentary)
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(97 mins.)
Director: Peter Nydrle
 
29.
Standing in the Shadows of Motown (2002 Documentary)
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Documentary about the Funk Brothers, a group of Detroit musicians who backed up dozens of Motown artists. (108 mins.)
Director: Paul Justman
 
30.
Killing Me Softly: The Roberta Flack Story (2014 TV Movie)
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Documentary about soul vocalist Roberta Flack and her ascent to notoriety, set against the turbulent scenery of America's Civil Rights development. Highlights interviews with Dionne Warwick, Johnny Mathis and Cissy Houston.
Director: Mike Connolly
 
31.
Finding the Funk (2013 Documentary)
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Finding the Funk is a road trip in search of the past, present and future of Funk music. Starting with... (78 mins.)
Director: Nelson George
 
32.
Jazz (2001 Mini-Series)
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A survey of the musical form's history and major talents. (114 mins.)
 
33.
Tina Turner: One Last Time Live in Concert (2000 Documentary)
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Compilation of Tina Turner's two final concerts at Wembley Stadium, recorded during her 'Twenty Four Seven' tour, and featuring classic hits, cover versions and new songs. (120 mins.)
 
34.
Tina Turner: Live in Amsterdam (1996 Documentary)
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Footage of Tina Turner's amazing three-night stint at the Amsterdam Arena in September, 1996, where she performed all her biggest hits in a spectacular visual production. (120 mins.)
Director: David Mallet
 
35.
The Latin Explosion: A New America (2015 Documentary)
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Explores the impact of Latino music on United States culture. The documentary traces the roots of Hispanic... (65 mins.)
 
36.
Latin Music USA (2009 TV Series)
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37.
Rockshow (1980 Documentary)
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In 1975 and 1976 Paul McCartney and Wings undertook the epic Wings over the World tour, the largest scale tour they would ever undertake as a band... (102 mins.)
 
38.
Nat King Cole: Afraid of the Dark (2014 Documentary)
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Imagine what it would feel like to be the only black television star in Hollywood at a time when the... (94 mins.)
Director: Jon Brewer
 
39.
The Ghosts of Christmas Eve (1999 TV Movie)
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TSO's THE GHOST OF CHRISTMAS EVE is a unique fantasy trip through the magic of Christmas. Narrated by award-winning actor Ossie Davis... (46 mins.)
Director: Hart Perry