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Host Bob Edwards talks with guitarist Doc Watson, who demonstrates some of the picking techniques that have made him an American musical legend. He also tells how he was discovered in North Carolina by Ralph Rinsler, who was in charge of folk music at the Smithsonian Institution. Rinsler encouraged him to perform in New York as part of the folk music revival.

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