An educational program which examines the roots of American music through examples from African-American and British Isles traditions. Featuring songs, oral history, demonstrations, and the music of American folk artists such as Lead Belly and Woody Guthrie.
Suitable as a performance or a workshop. Appropriate for middle school, high school ad college level students. Bring Mark to your school, library, community group or arts organization. Supported by the Illinois Humanities Council.
"Dvorak is a living archive of song and style... making a magical connection with listeners is his special skill..."
- Fox Valley Folkore Society
"A refreshing portrait of the living folk tradition..."
- Old Town School of Folk Music
"A master who brings traditional music to life... following unerringly in the footsteps of Woody Guthrie and Pete Seeger."
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