David Holt's State of Music

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David Holt plays tunes and talks with modern masters of traditional music in Appalachia.

Four-time Grammy winner, David Holt, has spent his life learning and performing traditional American music. It has taken him from the most remote coves of southern Appalachia to the bright lights of TV studios and the Grand Old Opry stage. In "David Holt’s State of Music," he shares tunes and stories with modern masters of this historic music that has a growing legion of contemporary fans.

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About the Show

"David Holt's State of Music" features music from emerging young artists as well as veteran masters. Shot entirely on location in North Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia and South Carolina, the series showcases the musical heritage and scenic beauty of the southern mountains while introducing viewers to bluegrass, roots music, blues, new acoustic, and gospel music genres.

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