Updated:- June 22, 2007

1)

BELL TELEPHONE HOUR

 

Category:

Music Special

Network:

NBC

Date:

May 19, 1964

Co-stars:

Belafonte Singers, George London (opera star),

Grant Johannesen (pianist), Woody Herman and his Band,

Donald Voorhees and the Bell Telephone Orchestra

Herman: Woodchoppers' Ball, Caldonia, Early Autumn, Jazz Hoot
London: Death Of Boris from the Mussorgsky opera 
Johannesen: Final movement of Beethoven's Third Piano Concerto

Belafonte:

Jamaica Farewell, Island In The Sun, Going Down Jordan, others

Duration:

60 minutes

2)

THE WORLD OF ELEANOR ROOSEVELT

An All-Star Fund Raiser for The Eleanor Roosevelt Memorial Foundation
Year: 1964
Host: Gregory Peck
Written: Dore Sary
Directed: Himan Brown
Guest Stars: Marian Anderson, Harry Belafonte, Joanne Woodward,
Ralph Bellamy, Joan Baez, Paul Newman, Cleste Holm, 
Edward G. Robinson, Agnes Moorehead, Isaac Stern,
Adlai Stevenson

3)

THE DINAH SHORE SPECIAL, A Salute To The Peace Corps


Category: Music Special
Network: ABC
Date: Feb 15, 1965
Special Guest: Harry Belafonte
Dinah sings: Getting To Know You, Baubles, Bangles And Beads,

Shenandoah, Iranian Love Song, Manha De Carnaval,

Mexican Folk Song, Indian Folk Song
Harry sings: Blowin' In The Wind, Suliram

Duets:

Eleven Cents An Hour, Bally Mena, One Little Bit, Spanish Song,

Mister Sean Goodbye, Eleven Cents An Hour (reprise)

Duration:

60 minutes

Source:

Kay Daly

4)

BELL TELEPHONE HOUR, GREAT MOMENTS

Category:

Silver Anniversary Show

Network:

NBC

Date:

April 27, 1965

Co-stars:

Maurice Chevalier, Robert Preston, Joan Sutherland, Clifford Curzon,

Rudolph Nureyev, Maria Tolstoy
  Chevalier sings: Thank Heaven For Little Girls, Les Hommes
    Every Little Breeze, Vallentine, Paris Je T'Aime
  Preston sings: River City (76 Trombones)
  Sutherland sings: Aria from Ophelia
  Curzon performs: Final movement of Beethoven's Piano Concerto #4

 

Belafonte sings:

Try To Remember, Who's Gonna Be Your Man, Amen 

 

Duration:

60 minutes

  Important note: All segments here are re-runs from earlier shows. Belafonte's numbers were 
    taken from the Bell Telephone Show aired on April 11, 1963.

5)

BELAFONTE AT THE O'KEEFE CENTRE

  

Category:

Music Show

Network:

CBC Canada

Date: Nov 15, 1965

Co-stars:

Nana Mouskouri with guitarist George Petsilas,

Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee, and The Belafonte Singers

Belafonte sings:

Blowin' In The Wind, Shake That Little Foot, Shenandoah,

Come Away Melinda, Hava Nageela, Jamaica Farewell

Michael Row The Boat Ashore

Terry & McGhee:

Livin' With The Blues, Hootin' The Blues

Mouskouri:

Erene-Poo, To Traino, Un Canadien Errant

Synopsis: Taped before a live studio audience at Toronto's O'Keefe Centre.
Produced by the CBC in cooperation with Belafonte Enterprises Inc.
Content: Playbill and program info from Stéphane. Surprise ... Nana, no glasses !!

6)

WHAT'S MY LINE?

Category:

Quiz Show

Network:

CBS

Date:

Feb 6, 1966

Co-stars:

Belafonte:

Mystery Guest

7)

THE STROLLIN' TWENTIES

 

Category:

Network:

CBS

Date:

Feb 1966

Produced:

Harbel

Co-stars:

Sidney Poitier, Sammy Davis Jr., Diahann Carroll, Duke Ellington

Joe Williams, Nipsey Russell

Belafonte:

Producer

Sidney Poitier:

Narrates script by Langston Hughes

Duration:

60 minutes

8)

EN GRÄNSLÖS KVÄLL PÅ OPERAN (An Evening Without Borders)

Category:

Music Special

Venue: Live at the Operahouse in Stockholm
Network: Sweden TV
Date: Mar 31, 1966
Co-stars: Alice Babs, Esther Marrow, Monica Zetterlund, 
Hans Alfreddson, Tage Danielsson, 
The Belafonte Singers, Others
Dr. Martin Luther King: Speech with introduction by Belafonte

Belafonte sings:

Look Over Yonder - Roll On Buddy (with B. Singers),

Glory Manger, Where Have All The Flowers Gone

Shake That Little Foot, (with B. Singers),

Try To Remember (with B. Singers),

Michael Row The Boat Ashore (with B. Singers),

Matilda (with B. Singers), Jamaica Farewell

Alice Babs:

Brown Baby

Monica Zetterlund:

Svartvit Calypso

Esther Marrow:

Why? (Am I Treated So Bad), The Lord's Prayer

Outline:

Benefit Concert for Dr. Martin Luther King's Civil Rights Movement

Recording:

Selections from the live program were made available on LP.

9)

THE DANNY KAYE SHOW

  

Category:

Musical Variety Show

Network:

Date:

Apr 27, 1966
Co-stars: Danny Kaye, Nana Mouskouri with George 
Petisilas, Paul Weston & his orchestra
Mouskouri sings: Telalima

Belafonte sings:

Who Will Buy (with Kaye), Raindrops, Walk On,

Mama Look At Boo-Boo (with Kaye),

Opa Nina Nina Nai (with Kaye & Mouskouri),

Gonna Build A Mountain (with Kaye), Hava Nageela (with Kaye)

Skits:

Kaye and Belafonte do Baseball and Chair Skit.

Kaye does Pavlova

Anthology Videos:

   "A Legacy of Laughter" released in 1996

   No information available on Belafonte segments.

   "The Television Years"

   Only limited footage of Harry.

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