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Music
Topic
Music: Ballads
Title

Sing me a Story: The Ballad of Yesterday and Today

Speaker

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Description

Whether it be the ballad of the immigrant of the 1800’s or the ballad of today, these songs tell the story of life and living, good and bad. This program explores the differences and similarities between the ballads of yesteryear and the ballads of today, and why they are still sung today.

Age Group
All Ages

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