The series explores a different, uniquely American, musical genre's influence on American life during sessions held every other Saturday:
Sept. 14: The blues and gospel music are featured in an episode of "Martin Scorsese Presents The Blues" and the documentary "Say Amen, Somebody."
Sept. 28: The music of Broadway and Tin Pan Alley are featured in an episode of the Emmy-winning series "Broadway: The American Musical."
Oct. 12: Swing jazz is covered in an episode of "Ken Burns' Jazz" and the documentary "International Sweethearts of Rhythm."
Oct. 26: The history of country and bluegrass are traced in the documentary "High Lonesome: The Story of Bluegrass Music."
Nov. 9: The emergence of rock and roll is featured in an episode of "The History of Rock and Roll."
Nov. 23: Latin rhythms from mambo to hip hop are the subject of an episode of "Latin Music USA" and the award-winning film "From Mambo to Hip-Hop: A South Bronx Tale."
Hours of Operation
Saturday: 4:00PM - 6:00PM
Admission & Fees
Family-friendly, Free Admission
Suitable for Ages
Arts & Culture, Entertainment, Free Things to Do, Music & Concerts, Performing Arts & Theater, Religious & Spiritual