America's Music - Rock
October 5, 2013
Moving between past and present to explore the birth of the blues out of the Mississippi Delta. Film Featured: The History of Rock n’ Roll: Episode 6, Plugging In.
Celebrate America’s music! America's Music is a series of public programs created by the Tribeca Film Institute™ in partnership with the American Library Association and the National Endowment for the Humanities, and in consultation with the Society for American Music. The programs feature documentary screenings and scholar-led discussions of 20th century American popular music. The sessions will focus on uniquely American musical genres: blues and gospel, Broadway, jazz, bluegrass and country, rock 'n' roll, and mambo and hip hop.