Sharon Isbin: Troubadour (2014)

Winner of the 2015 ASCAP Television Broadcast Award, this one-hour documentary portrait of multiple GRAMMY-winning guitarist Sharon Isbin shows us a trailblazing performer and teacher who ... See full summary »

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Susan Dangel

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Barry Kleinbort

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Credited cast:
Joan Baez ... Herself - interviewee
John Corigliano John Corigliano ... Himself - interviewee / composer
Lesley Gore ... Herself - interviewee
David Hyde Pierce ... Himself - Interviewee
Sharon Isbin Sharon Isbin ... Herself - guitarist
Stanley Jordan Stanley Jordan ... Himself - guitarist
Garrison Keillor ... Himself - speaker
Martina Navratilova ... Herself - interviewee
Mark O'Connor Mark O'Connor ... Himself - violinist
Michelle Obama ... Herself - Speaker
Christopher Rouse Christopher Rouse ... Himself - interviewee / composer
Leonard Slatkin Leonard Slatkin ... Himself - interviewee
Dun Tan ... Himself - interviewee / conductor
Joan Tower Joan Tower ... Herself - interviewee / composer
Steve Vai ... Himself - interviewee / guitarist
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Winner of the 2015 ASCAP Television Broadcast Award, this one-hour documentary portrait of multiple GRAMMY-winning guitarist Sharon Isbin shows us a trailblazing performer and teacher who over the course of her career has broken through numerous barriers to rise to the top of a traditionally male-dominated field. The film explores what it takes to nurture a dream against all odds to become a world class musician. Performances are showcased from international concert stages, the GRAMMY Awards and the White House. Guests and interviews include Joan Baez, Martina Navratilova, First Lady Michelle Obama, Garrison Keillor and David Hyde Pierce; rock legends Steve Vai, Janis Ian and Leslie Gore; composers Tan Dun, John Corigliano, Christopher Rouse and Joan Tower; jazz greats Stanley Jordan and Paul Winter; fiddler Mark O'Connor; and many others. Narrated by NPR's Susan Stamberg, the film combines performance and documentary focusing on Sharon Isbin's unusual and inspiring journey which has ... Written by Susan Dangel

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USA

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English

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10 November 2014 (USA) See more »

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