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Blues Music

There are 5 videos in this category and 30 videos in 8 subcategories.

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Give My Poor Heart Ease: Mississippi Delta Bluesmen
From folkstreams.net, produced by Yale University Media Design Studio wi the Center for Southern Folklore
An account of the blues experience through the recollections and performances of B.B. King, Son Thomas, inmates from Parchman prison, a barber from Clarkesdale, a salesman from Beale Street, and others. Give My Poor Heart Ease is one of a series of ... [more]
June 16, 2010 at 11:20 PM
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Ages: 11 - 18
Gravel Springs Mississippi Fife and Drum Music Traditions
From folkstreams.net, produced by Davis Evans, Bill Ferris, Judy Peiser
A compelling and award-winning portrait of Othar Turner, his music and their role in the Gravel Springs community. The film not only demonstrates how to make a cane fife, but also gets to the heart of both Turner and his fife and drum music as he's s... [more]
June 16, 2010 at 11:25 PM
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Ages: 7 - 18
Conan Writes Chicago Blues Songs With School Kids
From YouTube, produced by tbs
Conan brings the magic of the blues to Chicago's youngest, and most adorable generation. The video could be used as a reward after a unit on the blues or as an introduction to a blues unit.  (08:13)
Found by begamatt in Blues Music
June 20, 2012 at 09:53 AM
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Count Basie - Basie Boogie
From YouTube, produced by Rhythm and Blues Review
Count Basie - piano. Basie Boogie! Count Basie and his Orchestra, from Rhythm and Blues Review (1955).
January 7, 2012 at 10:22 PM
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The Land Where The Blues Began
From folkstreams.net, produced by The Mississippi Authority for Eduational Television & Alan Lomax
The Land Where the Blues Began is one of five films made from footage that Alan Lomax shot between 1978 and 1985 for the PBS American Patchwork series (1991). A self-described "song-hunter," Alan Lomax traveled the Mississippi Delta in the 1930s and ... [more]
Found by ggurley in Blues Music
January 23, 2012 at 10:22 PM
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