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By Cecelia Otto

In 2013, singer and author Cecelia Otto traveled the Lincoln road from one finish of the rustic to the opposite, giving concert events of vaudeville-era song in each country she gone through. Her objective in this extraordinary “singing travelogue”: to recreate the track that had as soon as rang out in live performance halls throughout the US, reconnecting with the hopes and desires of an easier time.

Along the way in which, she met new pals with a shared love of the heritage alongside America’s unique coast-to-coast road. She came upon how existence has replaced because the highway was once based in 1913 — and likewise observed firsthand that major road, U.S.A. is alive and good within the twenty first century.

In An American Songline, Cece recounts her terrific event country by way of nation. stick with her on a trip from occasions sq. in ny to Lincoln Park in San Francisco ... a trip during which heritage and song come jointly to record and safeguard a adored a part of American life.

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