Ken Burns' "Country Music" Special on WRUR-FM + WITH-FM

Ken Burns' "Country Music" Special on WRUR-FM + WITH-FM

Sun, 09/15/2019 - 10:00am - 11:00am

Host Jessie Scott

Credit: Dana Thomas

Jessie Scott hosts this special tribute to Country Music with documentarian Ken Burns and producers Dayton Duncan and Julie Dunfey.

In ancipation of Ken Burns' Country Music premiere, WRUR-FM 88.5 and WITH-FM 90.1 bring you this special with host Jessie James on Sunday, September 15 at 10 a.m. Enjoy an inside view of how writer and producer Dayton Duncan, producer Julie Dunfey, and director Ken Burns created the documentary series. They'll also  share highlights from what they discovered along the way. For eight years, they aimed their focus on country music and discovered all they could about the artists, the traditions, and especially the songs. You'll hear a lot of the songs and  some great conversations! 

Country Music premeires on WXXI-TV Sunday, September 15 at 8 p.m.