Swing Kids -- America's Music

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Music / Singing - Film/Video

Date & Time: Thursday, February 21, 2013
3:00 PM-5:00 PM
Suggested Audiences: Elders, Adult, College, High School
Location:
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Central Library
Auditorium
1 Margaret Mitchell Square
Atlanta, GA 30303
Cost: This event is free and open to the public
Sponsored by: Tribeca Film Institure, National Endowment for the Humanities, American Library Association, Tribeca Flashpoint, Geogia State University, Georgia Music Foundation
Description: Join us as we view the film "Swing Kids," about a group of rebellious kids growing up in Nazi Germany and listening to American swing music. This film is presented as part of the "America's Music" Film Festival. For a detailed listing of the films that will be shown please refer to the Winter/Spring Issue of Access. "America's Music: A Film History of Our Popular Music from Blues to Bluegrass to Broadway" is a project of the Tribeca Film Institute in collaboration with the American Library Association, Tribeca Flashpoint, and the Society for American Music. "America's Music" has been made possible by a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the "Human Endeavor." Additional support is provided by Georgia State University and the Georgia Music Foundation.
More Information: E-mail: john.wright@fultoncountyga.gov
Phone: 404-730-1896
Entered by: Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System (LibraryComments@fultoncountyga.gov)

Created: November 26, 2012 at 3:22 PM
Last Modified: November 26, 2012 at 3:50 PM

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