Country’s Greatest Songs – Ken Burns’ Country Music Sneak Peek and Discussion
Thursday, August 29 6:30 p.m.
MGC Community Hall
Kansas City PBS and Mid-Continent Public Library, with support from KFKF, will present a sneak peek of the new Ken Burns’ documentary series, Country Music, on Thursday, August 29, at 6:30 p.m. at the Midwest Genealogy Center Community Hall. In addition to the screening, the free event will include a discussion of country music’s greatest songs with author David Cantwell (Merle Haggard: The Running Kind, Heartaches by the Number: Country Music’s 500 Greatest Singles) and musician Scott “Rex” Hobart (Rex Hobart and the Misery Boys) who will also provide musical accompaniment.
You can also stream or download some of the songs from the film for free. We have created a playlist on Freegal Music. Listen now!
This program is presented with support from KFKF.