Will & Deni Films creates award-winning documentaries, TV series, and music videos. Their Emmy-nominated series David Holt's State of Music features current and emerging masters of acoustic music. It has run for six seasons on PBS. For more info, please visit: DavidHoltStateofMusicPBS and DavidHoltTV.org. Their latest project is a new series for PBS, My Music with Rhiannon Giddens. For more info, please visit: MyMusicWithRhiannonGiddensPBS and MyMusicWithRhiannonGiddens
My Music with Rhiannon Giddens: Grammy winner and MacArthur “Genius Grant” recipient Rhiannon Giddens hosts a PBS series of musical performance and conversation with outstanding guest artists—innovative and accomplished musicians and storytellers who have forged unconventional paths to find their voices. The first season’s featured guests are Allison Russell, Rissi Palmer, Charly Lowry, Adia Victoria, Joy Clark, Francesco Turrisi, Justin Robinson, Lalenja Harrington, and Laurelyn Dossett.
Premiering in 2015, Emmy-nominated David Holt's State of Music has been aired by PBS affiliates in all fifty states. Four-time Grammy winner David Holt hosts this series of performances and conversations with current masters of traditional music from the Southern mountains. Featured artists have included Taj Mahal, Keb' Mo', Rhiannon Giddens, Molly Tuttle, The Kruger Brothers, Steep Canyon Rangers, Sam Bush, Jerry Douglas, Ruthie Foster, Rob Ickes and Trey Hensley, and Darrell Scott.
As a contractor for theUS Forest Service, FIND Outdoors manages some of the most beautiful public lands in the United States. Its predecessor was the first school of forestry in America, the Cradle of Forestry, founded by German immigrant Carl A. Schenck in 1896 on George W. Vanderbilt's Biltmore Estate. FIND recently celebrated its 50th anniversary, and this video was created to help mark that event.