Ken Burns' Country Music

    A collection of the many stories from country music artists featured in Ken Burns' documentary series COUNTRY MUSIC, available on-air and online Sept. 15 on Nashville Public Television. Become an NPT Passport member and you’ll get exclusive access to all episodes of COUNTRY MUSIC on Sept. 15.

    Video thumbnail: Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT Rosanne Cash on “I Walk the Line” | Country Music | NPT

    Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

    Rosanne Cash on “I Walk the Line” | Country Music | NPT

    Rosanne Cash shares the story for "I Walk the Line" in this preview for COUNTRY MUSIC.

    Rosanne Cash on “I Walk the Line” | Country Music | NPT

    Video thumbnail: Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT Brenda Lee on Patsy Cline | Country Music | NPT

    Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

    Brenda Lee on Patsy Cline | Country Music | NPT

    Brenda Lee discusses her friendship with Patsy Cline in this preview for Country Music.

    Brenda Lee on Patsy Cline | Country Music | NPT

    Video thumbnail: Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT Loretta Lynn on Songwriting | Country Music | NPT

    Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

    Loretta Lynn on Songwriting | Country Music | NPT

    Loretta Lynn shares her views on songwriting in this preview for COUNTRY MUSIC.

    Loretta Lynn on Songwriting | Country Music | NPT

    Video thumbnail: Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT Ken Burns | Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

    Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

    Ken Burns | Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

    Ken Burns shares a special message about COUNTRY MUSIC for NPT viewers.

    Ken Burns | Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

    Video thumbnail: Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT Marty Stuart on Songwriting | Country Music | NPT

    Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

    Marty Stuart on Songwriting | Country Music | NPT

    Marty Stuart discusses the mystery of songwriting in this preview for COUNTRY MUSIC.

    Marty Stuart on Songwriting | Country Music | NPT

    Video thumbnail: Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT Charlie Daniels meets Itzhak Perlman | Country Music | NPT

    Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

    Charlie Daniels meets Itzhak Perlman | Country Music | NPT

    Charlie Daniels discusses fiddles with Itzhak Perlman in this preview for COUNTRY MUSIC.

    Charlie Daniels meets Itzhak Perlman | Country Music | NPT

    Video thumbnail: Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT Dolly Parton on Country Music | Country Music | NPT

    Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

    Dolly Parton on Country Music | Country Music | NPT

    Dolly Parton shares how country music is universal in this preview for COUNTRY MUSIC.

    Dolly Parton on Country Music | Country Music | NPT

    Video thumbnail: Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT Marty Stuart on The Ryman | Country Music | NPT

    Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

    Marty Stuart on The Ryman | Country Music | NPT

    Marty Stuart describes the Mother Church of Country in this preview for COUNTRY MUSIC.

    Marty Stuart on The Ryman | Country Music | NPT

    Video thumbnail: Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT Rhiannon Giddens & Powerful Women | Country Music | NPT

    Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

    Rhiannon Giddens & Powerful Women | Country Music | NPT

    Rhiannon Giddens shares her story of inspiration in this preview for COUNTRY MUSIC.

    Rhiannon Giddens & Powerful Women | Country Music | NPT

    Video thumbnail: Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT Wynton Marsalis | Country Music | NPT

    Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

    Wynton Marsalis | Country Music | NPT

    Wynton Marsalis discusses Black country musicians in this preview for COUNTRY MUSIC.

    Wynton Marsalis | Country Music | NPT