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A River Runs Through It
For Blooming painter James Butler, bridges and tunnels and levees and locks are no match for the awe-inspiring greatness of
the Mississippi River.
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Make No Little Plans
The town of Sullivan may be the home of the biggest little theatre in the country.
The Yodeling Cowboy
Nothing says "cowboy singing" like a vocalist rapidly switching from chest register to head register while holding an extended
note. Huh? Well, it's also called yodeling, and Randy Erwin is a recognized master.
Freeing the Music Inside
The dancers of Jump Rhythm Jazz Project feel the music in their bones, and from there it guides them across the stage.
All That Jazz
Jazz dance is one of the most popular forms of dance in the world, renowned for its sensual flow and powerful moves. Thank
Gus Giordano for that.
A Living Legend
David "Honeyboy" Edwards learned how to play guitar growing up in Mississippi, but since the 1950's this Delta bluesman has
called Chicago his sweet home.
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