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Discover the role craft plays in our winter holiday traditions, rituals, and festivities. Featuring lion dancers and float builders for San Francisco’s acclaimed Chinese New Year Parade, artists in Michigan making ceramics for the holidays at Pewabic (Detroit) and Motawi Tileworks (Ann Arbor), Kwanzaa celebrations with artists in Chicago and Oakland, and Christmas card making with Yoshiko Yamamoto
Season 7 Episode 2 Length 55:06 Premiere: 12/11/15

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Season 7 MUSIC and CELEBRATION Episodes


S7 E2 Length 55:06 Premiere Date 12/11/15

MUSIC episode

S7 E1 Length 55:05 Premiere Date 11/20/15

CELEBRATION episode preview

Preview Length 00:30 Premiere Date 12/20/15

CELEBRATION episode preview 2 min

Preview Length 02:14 Premiere Date 12/20/15

Yumei Hou on the large ram in the Chinese New Year parade

Clip Length 00:56 Premiere Date 12/11/15

Malik Seneferu dresses Kwanzaa table

Clip Length 04:57 Premiere Date 12/11/15

Corey Chan on Chinese New Year symbolism

Clip Length 02:22 Premiere Date 12/11/15

Annette Brown on dolls made for Kwanzaa

Clip Length 02:05 Premiere Date 12/11/15

Jake Shimabukuro & the Kamakas play Hi'ilawe

Clip Length 04:53 Premiere Date 11/20/15

Rhiannon Giddens sings "Better Git Yer Learning"

Clip Length 02:37 Premiere Date 11/20/15

David Monette & Scotty Barnhart on resonance, Feldenkrais

Clip Length 06:26 Premiere Date 11/20/15

Banjo maker Jim Hartel on the African heritage and banjo

Clip Length 04:15 Premiere Date 11/20/15

Geoff Stelling shows his custom banjo designs

Clip Length 03:41 Premiere Date 11/20/15

Tony Ellis plays "Becky Thatcher Waltz"

Clip Length 02:01 Premiere Date 11/20/15

Amazing instruments in the Martin Guitar Co. Museum

Clip Length 05:04 Premiere Date 11/20/15

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