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Ella Fitzgerald’s career is a remarkable example of how music can move people and how have continued to make a lasting impact throughout the years. In this clip from our film Jazz, shares his thoughts on Ella and her music.
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In the words of producer Julie Dunfey, “Women are country music… they’re there from the beginning of our narrative, which is the beginning of when the music was recorded. And they’re there in every generation.”
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Ken Burns Aug 15
This is so important. Please read the and add this moment to our nation's collective consciousness. Bravo to all of those involved at
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Ken Burns Aug 15
Join us and at the on 9/9 for an early look at Country Music and a discussion about this most American of art forms.
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Ken Burns Aug 15
I think is going to love . It has always been an expansive art form rooted in our diverse background and history. Congrats on the cover of
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Ken Burns Aug 13
Symbols and language are hugely important.
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Ken Burns Aug 13
Ken Burns' New Country Music Documentary Explores the History of the Genre ⁦⁩ ⁦⁩ ⁦⁩ ⁦
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Ken Burns Aug 13
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Dyjuan Tatro Aug 9
If you are in the for the summer, please take this opportunity to engage with director and alumni around her newest film, .
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Ken Burns Aug 7
Like so many others, I mourn the passing of Toni Morisson. She confronted race and slavery, our original sin, with courage and fearlessness. Her voice is needed now more than ever, and fortunately, we have her words which bestow immortality.
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in 1965, President Johnson signed the , which outlawed many of the Jim Crow era practices limiting votes by African-Americans. In 2013, struck down a key provision of the Act, which reignited the debate around .
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Cynthia Germanotta Jul 31
Reading, thinking, and writing can free our minds from strains that keep us from personal growth. How will you spend 30 minutes today to ? Tell me below! 👇
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PBS Jul 31
Find out who inspired Ray Benson's love of country music — and share your story using or on our website for the chance to be featured:
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Ken Burns Jul 30
So honored to work with director and producer on this moving and important film. .
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Ken Burns Jul 30
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Ken Burns Jul 29
The circle continues....
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Ken Burns Jul 29
Thank you . If in the U.K., please try to watch some.
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Ken Burns Jul 28
So excited to join for session tomorrow. Thank you and
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Ken Burns Jul 28
Cool ⁦⁩ sound hold - on ⁦⁩ starting 9/15.
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