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Country: Portraits of an American Sound
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directed by Steven Kochones, 1966-; produced by Joe Russo, fl. 1995, Steven Kochones, 1966-, Janel Tamares, fl. 2008 and Erika Smith, fl. 2007, Annenberg Space for Photography Films and Arclight Productions (El Segundo, CA: Gravitas Ventures, 2015), 1 hour 28 mins
A visual odyssey through the history of country music as told by legendary artists and the elite photographers who captured the evolving image of the country singer, from rhinestone cowboy to pot-smoking outlaw to stadium-filling megastar.
directed by Steven Kochones, 1966-; produced by Joe Russo, fl. 1995, Steven Kochones, 1966-, Janel Tamares, fl. 2008 and Erika Smith, fl. 2007, Annenberg Space for Photography Films and Arclight Productions (El Segundo, CA: Gravitas Ventures, 2015), 1 hour 28 mins
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Jelly Roll Morton: The Complete Library of Congress Recordings by Alan Lomax: Disc Four
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performed by Alan Lomax, 1915-2002 and Jelly Roll Morton, 1890-1941 (Rounder Records, 2005), 1 hour 11 mins
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John Henry Faulk Texas Recordings Collection, Vol. 6: Interview
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performed by John Faulk, 1913-1990 and Willis Sorrells (Alexander Street, 2009), 15 mins
performed by John Faulk, 1913-1990 and Willis Sorrells (Alexander Street, 2009), 15 mins
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John Henry Faulk Texas Recordings Collection, Vol. 8: Interview
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performed by John Faulk, 1913-1990 and Aunt Harriet Smith (John Faulk Collection) (Alexander Street, 2009), 34 mins
performed by John Faulk, 1913-1990 and Aunt Harriet Smith (John Faulk Collection) (Alexander Street, 2009), 34 mins
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I Sing Because I'm Happy
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produced by Jules Victor Schwerin (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1992), 1 hour 2 mins
Complements Jules Schwerin, The Life I Sing About: Mahalia Jackson, Talking and Singing the Gospel, Oxford University Press, 1992. Schwerin's interviews with Mahalia Jackson in the 1950s include Jackson reminiscing about her early childhood and her involvement with music. Four songs from concert performances are...
produced by Jules Victor Schwerin (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1992), 1 hour 2 mins
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Sounds of the Annual International Sports Car Grand Prix of Watkins Glen, N.Y.
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(Folkways Records, 1956), 40 mins

Recorded by Henry Mandler and Robert Strome in 1956 and 1960, this album gives you an idea of what the famous Watkins Glen car race sounded like in the late 1950s. The first part of the album walks the listener through a car inspection with an interview with Gus Ehrman and Lou Comito. The interview includes all th...

(Folkways Records, 1956), 40 mins
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Accordions Rising
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directed by Roberta Cantow (San Diego, CA: Buffalo Rose Productions, 2015), 1 hour 14 mins
Accordions Rising offers entertaining, conversational style interviews, anecdotal commentary and both formal and informal music performances from celebrated accordionists, composers and bands working in America today. These musicians make up the colorful and thoughtful cast of characters who drive the story by tra...
directed by Roberta Cantow (San Diego, CA: Buffalo Rose Productions, 2015), 1 hour 14 mins
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End of an Old Song
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directed by John Cohen, 1932-; produced by John Cohen, 1932- (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 1972), 27 mins,
Source: www.berkeleymedia.com
Filmed in the mountains of North Carolina, this acclaimed documentary revisits the region where English folklorist Cecil Sharp collected British ballads in the early 1900s. The film contrasts the nature of the ballad singers with the presence of the juke box: although the lyrical tradition has changed, the singing...
directed by John Cohen, 1932-; produced by John Cohen, 1932- (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 1972), 27 mins,
Source: www.berkeleymedia.com
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Fifty Miles from Times Square
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directed by John Cohen, 1932-; produced by John Cohen, 1932- (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 1972), 47 mins,
Source: www.berkeleymedia.com
A colorful portrait of life in Putnam County, New York, with its old-time fiddlers, farmers, commuters, and hippies, where an earlier, more traditional, relaxed style of life continues. This now-classic documentary will generate discussion in a range of classes in American studies, cultural anthropology, sociology...
directed by John Cohen, 1932-; produced by John Cohen, 1932- (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 1972), 47 mins,
Source: www.berkeleymedia.com
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