The Mississippi: River of Song


Subject:
Musical Genres , Musical Instruments , Geography , Water , Bluegrass , Cajun & Zydeco , Fiddle , Gospel , Rap & Hip Hop , Rivers & Streams

Description:
Companion to "a Smithsonian Institution series for public television ... that explores the richness and vitality of American music at the close of the twentieth century." The site features information about music in different regions along the Mississippi and biographies and audio and video clips for musicians in genres such as blues, Cajun, bluegrass, gospel, folk, hip hop, jazz, rock, and ethnic and traditional music. Includes a teacher's guide and links to related sites.

Publisher:
The Filmmakers Collaborative; The Smithsonian Institution

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.pbs.org/riverofsong/


PID= res:lii-5191