Living St. Louis

Dance Hall Bands

Special | 9m 15s

Producer Ruth Ezell explains the history of Missouri’s rural dance halls in the 1930s, 40s and 50s, and the musicians who performed in them. A book containing 100 photographs of some of those bands by author Kenneth Johnson is also featured.

Aired: 04/10/17

Rating: NR

Video has closed captioning.

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