Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

Wynton Marsalis | Country Music | NPT

Special | 30s | Video has closed captioning.

Wynton Marsalis discusses how Black musicians were welcomed into country music before they were accepted by society. This is one 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

Aired: 09/15/19

Rating: NR

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