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(Updated on 13/05/2016)

 

 

 

 

  • Texas Teenager Rocks the Blues On New Album - Text + Audio + Video - 12 October 2016
    "Ally Venable is a 17-year-old blues musician from East Texas. But local music lovers says she sings and plays guitar like she's been doing it for many years.The teenager writes her own songs, as well."

    (learningenglish.voanews.com)

 

  • Black music : Des chaînes de fer aux chaînes en or
    "Comment la musique noire a rythmé le combat pour lémancipation des Afro-Américains sur près de deux siècles, des champs de coton du Sud profond aux ghettos du Bronx. Un ébouriffant maelström de sons et dimages."

    (YouTube)

 

  • Blues
    " Watch the slideshow listen to the music and to the podcast from VOA, then do the quiz"

    Created by Renée Maufroid. (Ac. Lille)

 

  • Blues Music
    "Watch the slideshow, (use the arrow at the bottom), listen to the music and do the quiz."
    Created by Renée Maufroid. (Ac. Lille)

 




 

  • Information on the PBS site
    "Director — and piano player — Clint Eastwood (Play Misty for Me,BirdUnforgiven) explores his life-long passion for piano blues, using a treasure trove of rare historical footage in addition to interviews and performances by such living legends as Pinetop Perkins and Jay McShann, as well as Dave Brubeck and Marcia Ball..."

    (pbs.org)