performances recorded on the final evening at Monomatapa Hotel, which
brought to a close the series of televised road-shows that had toured most of
Rhodesia, visiting Victoria Falls, Kariba, Umtali, Fort Victoria, Balla Balla,
Bulawayo, Gwelo and finally, Salisbury in late 1978.
B & W Picture PAL format
Running Time: 40 minutes
'Peter Maxwell - live at
the Troopie Show, 1978' DVD duration:
The only remaining video of the annual
television 'Troopie Shows' that toured Rhodesia in late 1978, and the
last show to be recorded from the Monomatapa Hotel before the birth of
Zimbabwe. Sit back, and let the extraordinary talents of Peter Maxwell,
international pianist and entertainer, enchant you once again, as we
'What a time it was... with so few friends to turn to'
Rhodesia Was... 'Monos Troopie Show 1978'
on CD Audio
Video was originally recorded MONOCHROME in 4:3 screen format - LONG before the
days of wide-screen television.
Modern viewers are advised to adjust their screen settings to 4:3 (or perhaps
14:9) to avoid image distortion.
(The recording was from the period in Rhodesia's history when television
pictures were still in black and white...)
Digitally remastered from archive video tape by: Final Media
(C) 2009 Final Music
PAL format video - may not be suitable for USA / Canada / Japan video players