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2018-07-02T18:37:06.000Z
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2,148
Video Title:
Akira Otsuka - "First Tear" [Live Performance Video]
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This video features Akira Otsuka performing his piece "First Tear," as heard on 'Epilogue: A Tribute to John Duffey.' 'Epilogue: A Tribute to John Duffey' available on CD and Digital. Stream/download/purchase: Smithsonian Folkways: https://folkways.si.edu/epilogue-a-tribute-to-john-duffey Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/album/5ZX6OoWIbzU99aNmrMqLST?si=DRrmljDfQ0mjG5N3zpwfVg John Duffey's influence on bluegrass cannot be overstated. His contributions to legendary bands The Country Gentlemen and The Seldom Scene helped transform the genre from a regional Appalachian music to a sophisticated, urban sound, resulting in a legion of new fans the world over. On Epilogue, the bluegrass music community comes together to create a marvelously fitting tribute to “the father of modern bluegrass.” Sam Bush, John Cowan, Bela Fleck, Bruce Molsky, Tim O’Brien, Don Rigsby, and so many more—it’s a rare and special all-star cast. Their eagerness and passion to record the album attest to how profoundly Duffey impacted them and countless other musicians today. 46 minutes, 44-page booklet with extensive notes and photos. Akira Otsuka: https://akiraotsuka.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Akira-Otsuka-392980204075339 Smithsonian Folkways: https://folkways.si.edu Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/smithsonianfolkwaysrecordings Twitter: https://twitter.com/Folkways Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/smithsonianfolkways The content and comments posted here are subject to the Smithsonian Institution copyright and privacy policy (www.si.edu/copyright). Smithsonian reserves the right in its sole discretion to remove any content at any time.
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1 min 28 sec
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music folk "Woody Guthrie" "Pete Seeger" Smithsonian Folkways old-time non-profit
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