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A Vermont Music Sampler
Vermont has a significant and fascinating musical folklore.
John Philip Sousa wrote “Stars and Stripes Forever” in Isle La Motte; Justin Morgan was first a composer and secondly a horse breeder; many Vermont folk songs and ballads were gathered by Helen Flanders; electronic music was discovered at Bennington College; and there’s more!
This slide presentation includes listening to music on tape and commentary from musician and scholar William Tortolano.
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