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America's Millenium on the Mall - Blues: Past and Future - B.B. King's Guitar Technique (2000)
In the eighth segment B.B. King discusses his guitar technique, especially the origin of his use of tremolo.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: tremolo; blue note; bottle neck; Bukka White; steel guitar; hawaiian guitar; practice; nervous system; pizzacato; guitar like human voice; note as measuring sugar or flour; trill; Pavoroti; classical;
Duration: 00:05:32
Popularity (downloads): 536
 
America's Millenium on the Mall - Blues: Past and Future - B.B. King and His Guitar, Lucille (2000)
In the seventh segment B.B. King discusses his guitar Lucille and how she got her name.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Lucille; guitar; 1949;Twist, Arkansas; kerosene; winter; garbage pail; dance; fight; fire; birthday; Gibson;
Duration: 00:05:10
Popularity (downloads): 609
 
America's Millenium on the Mall - Blues: Past and Future - B.B. King, "The Thrill Is Gone" (2000)
In the tenth segment B.B. King sings "The Thrill Is Gone" to his own guitar accompaniment. William Ferris plays backup acoustic rhythm guitar.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: "The Thrill is Gone"; key of A;
Duration: 00:04:43
Popularity (downloads): 493
 
America's Millenium on the Mall - Blues: Past and Future - B.B. King's Early Musical Education (2000)
In the third segment William Ferris and B.B. King discuss his musical education until age 14.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Itta Bene, Mississippi; Indianola, Mississippi; divorce; Greenwood, Mississippi; Tupelo, Mississippi; Elvis Presley; religious mother; church; Pastor Archie Fair; guitar playing in church; Church of God in Christ Sanctified; blues; gospel; Reverend Utah Smith; electric guitar; Blind Lemmon Jefferson; Lonnie Johnson; Blind Blake; Reverend Gates; Robert Johnson; great aunt; victrola phonograph; 78 records;
Duration: 00:04:04
Popularity (downloads): 556
 
Soundie - [Hawaiian Hula Song] (1940)
Could this be ""ANA LANI"" with Ray Kinney?

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: soundie;
Duration: 00:01:51
Popularity (downloads): 148
 
[Relief Supplies for Korea] (1950)
Relief ship ""Hawaiian Bear"" sails from Port of Stockton (California), carrying cargo contributed by the American-Korean Foundation. Newsreel story.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Newsreels; Korean War; Transportation: Water;
Duration: 00:39:00
Popularity (downloads): 331
 
America\'s New Frontier, segment 09 of 11 (1992)
Scientists talk about the results of the survey of the Hawaiian sea floor

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Ocean;Mapping;Geology;
Duration: 00:03:49
Popularity (downloads): 403
 
Hidden Fury, segment 11 of 11 (1993)
Closing credits - produced by Doug Prose

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Earthquakes;Computers;
Duration: 00:01:52
Popularity (downloads): 337
 
Hidden Fury, segment 10 of 11 (1993)
Earthquakes have shaped the land and will continue to do so

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Earthquakes;Computers;
Duration: 00:00:33
Popularity (downloads): 751
 
B.B. King at Minnechaug Regional High School - Lucille (1999)
In the fourth segment of the video, BB King shows his guitar "Lucille" to the Minnechaug Regional High School students. He explains how he has come to have multiple Lucilles.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: BB King; Lucille; The Gibson Company; guitars; theft
Duration: 00:01:05
Popularity (downloads): 370
 

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