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American Masters

AMERICAN MASTERS is an ongoing series of award-winning primetime specials examining the lives, works, and creative processes of our most outstanding cultural artists. Created in 1984 by Susan Lacy and produced by Thirteen/WNET for national public television, the series is both a celebration and an exploration of creativity in America. Consisting of more than 250 hours of programming to date, AMERICAN MASTERS is a growing film library documenting the role important individuals, groups, and movements have played in the formation of our cultural identity.

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Saturday, Mar 16, 2013 - 7:00 AM    "Cab Calloway: Sketches" An ambassador for his race during his life, Cab Calloway's back glide dance step is the precursor to Michael Jackson's moonwalk, and his scatting lyrics find their legacy in today's hip-hop and rap. Calloway was an exceptional figure in the history of jazz, and one of the first black musicians to tour the segregationist South. G
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Saturday, Mar 16, 2013 - 6:00 AM "Neil Young: Don't Be Denied" (WORLD)
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Saturday, Mar 16, 2013 - 7:00 AM "Cab Calloway: Sketches" (WORLD)
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Saturday, Mar 16, 2013 - 12:00 PM "Neil Young: Don't Be Denied" (WORLD)
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Saturday, Mar 16, 2013 - 1:00 PM "Cab Calloway: Sketches" (WORLD)
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Saturday, Mar 16, 2013 - 8:00 PM "Cab Calloway: Sketches" (WORLD)
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Sunday, Mar 17, 2013 - 12:00 AM "Neil Young: Don't Be Denied" (WORLD)
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Sunday, Mar 17, 2013 - 1:00 AM "Cab Calloway: Sketches" (WORLD)
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Monday, Mar 18, 2013 - 5:00 AM "Phil Ochs: There But for Fortune" (WORLD)
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Monday, Mar 18, 2013 - 6:30 AM "Joan Baez: How Sweet The Sound" (WORLD)
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Monday, Mar 18, 2013 - 11:00 AM "Phil Ochs: There But for Fortune" (WORLD)
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