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A Musician In The Family

Canada, 1953 (MIFF 1954, Let's Make Music)

Director: Gordon Parker

The young son of a prairie farmer, against considerable opposition, achieves his ambition &ndash: a musical education. Father fears that a musician in the family may affect the future of the farm. However, the encouraging words of an adjudicator at a provincial music festival, help to sway the lather to an acceptance of his son's musical inclinations.

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Children's Concert: Rhythm and Percussion

Canada, 1949
A visit to the Saturday concerts which are making music a familiar and exciting part of life for Ottawa's children. Illustrating each point with simple examples from the children's own experience, Eu… More »

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