Roll on Columbia: Woody Guthrie and the Columbia River Songs

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Roll on Columbia: Woody Guthrie and the Columbia River Songs is a 2011 documentary film concerning Woody Guthrie's music created for Columbia River projects, especially "Roll On, Columbia, Roll On". It premiered at McMenamin's Pub in Troutdale, Oregon.[1] In the documentary, oral historian Michael O'Rourke is interviewed about Guthrie's month of songwriting in Oregon and Washington. O'Rourke also produced the film.[2][3] The film was spawned from a radio documentary that O'Rourke did for Oregon Public Broadcasting.[4]

References

  1. ^ "Guthrie documentary rolls on", Portland Tribune, April 6, 2011 
  2. ^ "Roll on Columbia" – Woody's Time With the BPA, Oregon Public Broadcasting, July 25, 2011 
  3. ^ ""Roll On Columbia: Woody Guthrie and the Columbia River Songs" July 25, 2011, Portland, OR", Woody Guthrie in the Pacific Northwest, retrieved 2017-05-02 
  4. ^ Folk Icon's Time At BPA Celebrated In Film, Oregon Public Broadcasting, October 20, 2011 

External links

  • Official website (University of Oregon)
  • The Columbia 1949 public domain film with Guthrie's soundtrack


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