Film, Video Stevie Wonder Performs "Sketches of a Life"
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- Stevie Wonder Performs "Sketches of a Life"
- Singer/songwriter Stevie Wonder, the awardee of the second Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song, premieres "Sketches of a Life," a sprawling, hybrid pop-classical concerto, written between 1976 and 1994. The work was unveiled through a commission for the Library of Congress in the Coolidge Auditorium. 00:30 Introduction by James Billington, Librarian of Congress (0:30) 08:49 "Sketches of a Life" (8:49)
- Library of Congress
- Library of Congress. Music Division, sponsoring body
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- Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 2009-02-23.
- - African American History
- - Culture, Folklife
- - Performing Arts, Music
- - Biography, History
- - Culture, Performing Arts
- - Literature
- - Classification: Fine Arts.
- - Classification: Music and Books on Music.
- - Stevie Wonder.
- - Recorded on 2009-02-23.
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Library Of Congress, and Sponsoring Body Library Of Congress. Music Division. Stevie Wonder Performs "Sketches of a Life". Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, -02-23, 2009. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/2021688048/.
APA citation style:
Library Of Congress & Library Of Congress. Music Division, S. B. (2009) Stevie Wonder Performs "Sketches of a Life". Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, -02-23. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2021688048/.
MLA citation style:
Library Of Congress, and Sponsoring Body Library Of Congress. Music Division. Stevie Wonder Performs "Sketches of a Life". Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, -02-23, 2009. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2021688048/>.