Craft in America

  • 2007
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

The influence of craft making on American culture and the work of various artists are explored.

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A look at how fine handmade instruments are crafted, featuring remarks and performances from Joan Baez, Rhiannon Giddens, trumpeter Scotty Barnhart, banjo master Tony Ellis, timpanist Joseph Pereira and ukulele player Jake Shimabukuro.

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  • Premiered: April 18, 2007
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: The influence of craft making on American culture and the work of various artists are explored. (more)

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