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Cold Mountain Songs

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Cold Mountain Songs

Cold Mountain Songs

Cold Mountain Songs

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Noah talks with musicians Dirk Powell and Tim O'Brien, who were inspired by Charles Frazier's novel "Cold Mountain" to record a CD called "Songs From the Mountain." The novel, set in the mountains of North Carolina during the Civil War, contains many references to the music of the era. Powell, a fiddler; O'Brien, a singer and guitarist; and banjo player John Herrmann are familiar with the songs, tunes, instruments and tunings mentioned in the novel.

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