To Hear Your Banjo Play (1946)

About the Film

The story of Pete Seeger and the birth of banjo music throughout the Southern United States. Written by Alan Lomax and directed by Irving Lerner, this short feature includes performances from Seeger, Woody Guthrie, Baldwin Hawes, Sonny Terry, Brownee McGhee, Texas Gladden, and Margot Mayo's Square Dance Group.


For licensing, film rights and permissions, contact Irving Lerner, Charles Korvin, Willard Van Dyke, the distributor Not in Distribution, or Folkstreams.

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