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DAVID HOLT’S STATE OF MUSIC Season 2

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Hear modern masters of traditional music share tunes and stories with Grammy-winner Holt.

  • Original Broadcast: April 2017
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Season 2 showcases top acoustic performers of traditional music filmed on location in the Southern mountains. Featured artists include the Steep Canyon Rangers, Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver, the Kruger Brothers, Mipso, Laurelyn Dossett, Dom Flemons, Amythyst Kiah, Rayna Gellert, Alice Gerrard, and the St. John AME Zion Unity Choir. The season finale, recorded live onstage, features Rhiannon Giddens, Dirk Powell, Jason Sypher, Balsam Range, Josh Goforth, and the Branchettes. Musical styles include traditional ballad singing, blues, old-time string band, African-American gospel, bluegrass, three-fingered banjo, slide guitar, mandolin, fiddle, bass, mouth bow, and even stump fiddle!

Journalists may download the entire CD at no charge. Click on photo of David Holt with his banjo, in Photos section below, and click on View for more information. Alternatively, contact Ross Moonie.

See a five-minute preview at: https://vimeo.com/185562062

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