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American roots music [videorecording] / a Ginger Group production
DVDs DVDs | Palm Pictures [distributor] | c2001
Available at Adult DVD-Nonfiction (Call number: 781.6200973 A v.1-2)
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Imprint
New York : Palm Pictures [distributor], c2001.
Descript
2 videodiscs : sd., col. & b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
System Det
DVD.
Note
Title from disc label.
Performer
Various performers; narrated by Kris Kristofferson.
Credits
Director, Jim Brown ; producers, Jim Brown, Sam Pollard, Jeff Rosen ; writer, Charles Wolfe.
Note
"A collaboration between the Library of Congress, the Smithsonian Institution, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum, the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, Experience Music Project, Palm Pictures and Ginger Group Productions"--Set container.
Originally broadcast as a television series in 2001.
Summary
Features historic and documentary footage of 20th century pioneering artists. Includes blues, country, gospel, folk, Cajun, zydeco, bluegrass, tejano and Native American music.
Contents
Disc. 1. episode 1. When first unto this country. Fisk Jubilee Singers ; Recorded music ; The Bristol sessions ; Delta blues ; The Grand Ole Opry ; Gospel is born -- episode 2. This land was made for you and me. Cowboy music & western Swing ; Lead Belly & Lomax ; Woody Guthree ; Bluegrass ; Honky tonk ; The blues & radio -- Disc 2. episode 3. The times they are a-changin'. Chicago blues ; B.B. King ; Golden age of gospel ; The Weavers ; The folk revival ; Newport Folk Festival -- episode 4. All my children of the Sun. Cajun ; Zydeco ; Tejano ; Native American ; Nakai & Mirabal ; Evolution of roots.
Note
Special features: disc 1. Bob Willis ; Earl Scruggs ; Doc Watson-- disc 2. Sister Rosetta Tharpe ; Steve Riley and the Mamou Playboys ; Valerio Longoria.
Local Note
MW, 5-02;6-03(rp); 7-05(rpl)
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American roots music (Television program)
Music #
PALMDVD-3039-2 Palm Pictures
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