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Artus Moser of Buckeye Cove

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Directed by: Anne Lewis
1985
Running Time: 29:00
Color

Artus Moser, “a Renaissance man of the mountains,” was born in 1894, and grew up on the Biltmore Estate near Asheville, North Carolina, where his father was a forester. This program explores the richness and variety of his long life as an early collector of ballads for the Library of Congress, as a teacher, singer, storyteller, actor, painter, sculptor, gardener, naturalist, and husband and father. Artus Moser of Buckeye Cove paints an appealing portrait of a unique collector and performer of North Carolina mountain music.

Reviews

“Clearly shows an artistic soul who recognizes and reflects the best in Appalachian lifestyle.” –Loyal Jones, Director, Appalachian Center, Berea College

“Vintage photographs, musical selections, and Moser’s artwork combine in this intimate family interview to reveal a true preservationist of mountain life.” –Booklist

Screenings & Festivals

Kentucky Educational Television

Blue Ridge Public Television

WSWP/Beckley, WV

WSJK/Knoxville

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Product Description

Directed by: Anne Lewis
1985
Running Time: 29:00
Color

Artus Moser, “a Renaissance man of the mountains,” was born in 1894, and grew up on the Biltmore Estate near Asheville, North Carolina, where his father was a forester. This program explores the richness and variety of his long life as an early collector of ballads for the Library of Congress, as a teacher, singer, storyteller, actor, painter, sculptor, gardener, naturalist, and husband and father. Artus Moser of Buckeye Cove paints an appealing portrait of a unique collector and performer of North Carolina mountain music.

Reviews

“Clearly shows an artistic soul who recognizes and reflects the best in Appalachian lifestyle.” –Loyal Jones, Director, Appalachian Center, Berea College

“Vintage photographs, musical selections, and Moser’s artwork combine in this intimate family interview to reveal a true preservationist of mountain life.” –Booklist

Screenings & Festivals

Kentucky Educational Television

Blue Ridge Public Television

WSWP/Beckley, WV

WSJK/Knoxville

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