Civil War Series
2:42 pm
Wed March 6, 2013

Making Music

In part 127 of our Civil War series, Virginia Tech history professor James Robertson says that the struggles of the 1860s acted as a catalyst in helping develop a unique style of American music. He discusses some of the songs of George F. Root, who wrote more tunes than any other composer.

George F. Root - Civil War composer
Credit www.hymntime.com

The songs of George F. Root