Andy Bozanic talks about his research, supported by a fellowship from the Lemelson Center, on the history of the acoustic guitar. In this podcast, Bozanic explains how the unique qualities of the acoustic guitar--its portability, affordability, and adaptability to different styles of music--brought it into the mainstream of American music in the 20th century.
A production of the Smithsonian's Lemelson Center. Written and hosted by Will Eastman. Audio production and theme music by Will Eastman. Art Molella, executive producer. Maggie Dennis, podcast program manager. Joyce Bedi, webmaster. Andy Bozanic was interviewed on 30 April 2009 by Will Eastman. Podcast released 17 July 2009.
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