ONE VOICE: THE SONGS WE SHARE: Country
Friday December 3, 2021 at 10:30 p.m. on KPBS 2 / On Demand
Enjoy the American Pops Orchestra’s celebration of unique American music that has transcended its original genre to find a place in our collective American culture.
This episode was filmed at Poorhouse Farm Park in historic Martinsburg, West Virginia, under strict COVID-19 mitigation procedures. Hosted by and performed by Emmy Award-winning Leslie Jordan, “Country” features additional performances by acclaimed songwriter, producer and country guitarist Travis Howard; 2020 Steve Martin Banjo Award recipient, Jake Blount; one of the 25 to follow in Dance Magazine, Nic Gareiss; Appalachian singer-songwriter Senora May; and Broadway “COMPANY” star Claybourne Elder.
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All performers are joined by the American Pops Orchestra under the direction of founder and musical director Maestro Luke Frazier, originally from West Virginia.
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