America's Music Film Screening: Country & Bluegrass
See and discuss "High Lonesome: The Story of Bluegrass Music," with archival footage and photographs from the 1930s and 1940s. This documentary presents the history of this subgenre of country music through the story of Bill Monroe, considered the father of bluegrass.
Scholar George Bailey will introduce the film and lead discussion following.
Learn more about theAmerica's Music series.