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Uniform Title America at a crossroads (Television program). Dissonance and harmony.
Title America at a crossroads. Dissonance and harmony [electronic resource] : Arabic music goes West / [written], produced and directed by Jonathan Brandeis ; produced by Firstars, Inc. ; WETA.

Imprint [Arlington, Va.] : PBS, [2010]


Note Downloadable video file.
Title from title screen (viewed July 1, 2010).
Originally broadcast on PBS on Nov. 2, 2008 as an episode of the television program America at a crossroads.
Access Digital content provided by OverDrive; access may be restricted to users at subscribing institutions.
Summary Follows a group of musicians from the Middle East as they travel to the United States to work with American musicians, form bonds, entertain people, and discuss how the political situations in their countries have direct effects on their music, careers, and beliefs. Features Egyptian pop star Saad El Soghayar, Jordanian composer and devout Muslim Tareq Al Nassar, Lebanese hip-hop artist Wael Kodeih (a.k.a. Rayess Bek), Lebanese activist Tania Saleh, and Ilham Al Madfai, an Iraqi guitarist who was the first to play traditional Iraqi folk music on Western instruments.
Audience TV-PG.
Form Also available as DVD; previously issued as PBS Home Video ACRO619.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
System requirements: OverDrive Media Console (file size: 295220KB).
Subject Music -- Arab countries -- History and criticism.
Musicians -- Arab countries.
Music in intercultural communication.
Genre/Form Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Added Author Brandeis, Jonathan.
Firstars, Inc.
WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
PBS Home Video.
OverDrive, Inc.
Added Title Dissonance and harmony
America at a crossroads (Television program)
Other Form: Original (OCoLC)298736962
Music No. ACR719D PBS

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