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Music Masters and Rhythm Kings

Film by Peggy Bulger, Melissa Shepard Sykes
Produced by Peggy Bulger and Melissa Shepard Sykes
Cinematographer: John Godwin
Sound: Greg Linton
Editing: John Godwin
Copyright: 1993, Southern Arts Federation and GA Telecommunications Commission
59 minutes, Color
Original format: Betacam SP, 1993
Distributor: Patricia Sawin
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A celebration of the rich heritage of southern traditional music and the people who created it. This performance documentary focuses on three different styles of blues, stringband music, and AfroCuban bembe drumming. The production explores the contributions of their root cultures African, British Isles, and Caribbean and weaves the music together with memories, history and music.