Don’t Miss Give Me the Banjo Tomorrow!

Give Me the Banjo, airs tomorrow, Nov 4 at 9:00pm ET on PBS. Its full title is PBS Arts from the Blue Ridge Mountains: Give Me the Banjo. It runs 82 minutes, and is narrated by Steve Martin.

The documentary is  a collaboration between Emmy-winning writer-producer Marc Fields and Tony Trischka. Tony, as Banjo Project Music Director, also provides the additional musical score and the credit music. And, of course, he’s one of our most treasured New York area banjo heroes!

Beyond this documentary, the cross-media Banjo Project also includes live stage/multi-media performance and a website that chronicles the story of the banjo from its African roots to the present.