Folkcatcher: a lyrical legacy -- the story of the Campbell Folk School

Mountain Xpress | March 18, 2005
The John C. Campbell Folk School in Brasstown, N. Car., has turned 75 years old. Modeled on Danish folkehojskoles, the principal founder was the model for the lead role in Maggie Greenwald's film "Songcatcher." Courses at the school cover all the things folks make and do: crafts, music, cooking, etc.

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