Folkways Piedmont Blues
Host David Holt talks to the talented array of artists who keeping f Piedmont Blues.alive. Details
Episode: Piedmont Blues
In the mid-1920s, a form of guitar music evolved from African-American culture that echoed the soul and personality of African-American life. The style evolved from "rags," played with banjos, fiddles and percussion. an energetic voice emerged that began to sweep through the Southeast, and it was called Carolina blues, or Piedmont blues.• Visit the Piedmont Blues webpage
Premiere Date: 01/03/2011
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: NR
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