DVD Bits - Music in Documentary

If you liked the DVD documentary Buena Vista Social Club with Ry Cooder looking for lost songs and forgotten singers in Cuba, you may also like the following DVD documentaries, which include original music and personalities:
Searching For The Wrong-Eyed Jesus finds talent and personalities deep in the southern bayous and back-country hollows,... where you can also learn the recipe for moonshine.
El Sistema: Music To Change Life offers a look at Venezuelan visionary Jose Antonio Abreu making world-class musicians out of children from the slums of Caracas.
Young @ Heart follows final concert preparations of the Young @ Heart Chorus in Massachusetts where the average age of members is 81.
and Afghan Star an Afghan television program airing since 2005 .... millions tuning in to Tolo TV's wildly popular American idol-style series. The contest is open to everyone across the country despite gender, and ethnicity.
Search the catalog for more music documentaries.
There's music everywhere!

Comments

Cool.


This is a great list; ever since I saw "Nerdcore Rising" I've been interested in seeing more documentaries about musical artists. I like the blend of information and concert footage.


Great. Thanks!


Great, cool, awesome.


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I've learned that documentaries can be riveting


Cool!