Download e-book for iPad: An American Songline: A Musical Journey Along the Lincoln by Cecelia Otto

By Cecelia Otto

In 2013, singer and author Cecelia Otto traveled the Lincoln road from one finish of the rustic to the opposite, giving concert events of vaudeville-era track in each nation she undergone. Her aim in this one of a kind “singing travelogue”: to recreate the song that had as soon as rang out in live performance halls throughout the US, reconnecting with the hopes and goals of a less complicated time.

Along the way in which, she met new neighbors with a shared love of the background alongside America’s unique coast-to-coast street. She found how lifestyles has replaced because the highway used to be based in 1913 — and in addition observed firsthand that major highway, U.S.A. is alive and good within the twenty first century.

In An American Songline, Cece recounts her terrific event nation via nation. stick with her on a trip from instances sq. in long island to Lincoln Park in San Francisco ... a trip during which background and tune come jointly to rfile and guard a adored a part of American life.

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