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Roger Clark Memorial Library

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40 Village Green
Pittsfield, VT 05762 United States

July 2019

Kitchen Tunks and Parlor Songs

July 25
6:30 pm
Image of men playing fiddles in a circle

In the 1980s, Mark Greenberg interviewed and recorded old-time, grassroots Vermont musicians and produced both a video documentary, The Unbroken Circle (1985), and a CD anthology, Kitchen Tunks and Parlor Songs (2003). In this presentation, he discusses collecting oral histories in Vermont and examines how earlier music survived in the twentieth century and how it was affected by social and technological developments. Read More »

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