You Gave Me a Song

Season 5 Episode 8 | 56m 36s | Video has closed captioning.

At 84, old-time music pioneer Alice Gerrard still performs, teaches and inspires the next generation, while safeguarding groundbreaking moments of her past. This intimate portrait of ever-youthful Alice, and her remarkable, unpredictable journey creating and preserving traditional music, is a story about getting older, but never giving up. Directed by Kenny Dalsheimer.

Aired: 04/10/20

Expired: 08/09/20

Rating: TV-14

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