Music makes a city

In the late 1940s, an orchestra in Louisville, Kentucky was about to go out of business. At that point, a new mayor stepped into office whose views about civic vitality were founded on the ideas of the Chinese sage Confucius. His vision of prosperity was focused on making the arts available to every...

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Other Authors: Oldham, Will.
Hiler, Jerome.

Brown, Owsley.

Holland, Gill, 1964-

Burke, Robin.
Format: Movie DVD
Language:English
Published:[Louisville, Ky.] : Owsley Brown, c2010.
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Uniform Title:Music makes a city
Summary:In the late 1940s, an orchestra in Louisville, Kentucky was about to go out of business. At that point, a new mayor stepped into office whose views about civic vitality were founded on the ideas of the Chinese sage Confucius. His vision of prosperity was focused on making the arts available to every citizen of the city. Music Makes a City tells the rousing, inspiring, nearly unbelievable story of an American city and its orchestra.
General Notes:Program notes (22 p. : ill.) inserted in container.
Physical Description:2 videodiscs (100 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Credits:Editors: Anne Flatté, Nathaniel Dorsky ; executive producers Owsley Brown III, Gill Holland.
Performer:Narrated by Will Oldham.
System Details:DVD ; region 1 ; Dolby digital, stereo compatible ; NTSC.
Production Credits:Editors: Anne Flatté, Nathaniel Dorsky ; executive producers Owsley Brown III, Gill Holland.