This page provides a selective list of videos to supplement the films viewed throughout the course of the America’s Music film and discussion series. We have identified libraries throughout the greater Phoenix area that list these films in their holdings. Please click on the links below the film titles to access the holding library website and online catalog.
Calle 54 (2001)
Latin Music USA (2009)
Roots of Rhythm (2001)
Salsa: Latin music of New York and Puerto Rico (1979)
Son Sabroson (1999)
The Breakin' DVD Collection Bonus Disc (2003)
Freestyle: the Art of Rhyme (2004)
Hip Hop: Beyond Beats and Rhymes (2006)
Hip Hop: A Culture of Influence (1999)
Hip Hop Legends (2007)
History and Concept of Hip-Hop Dance (2009)
The Roots of Rap (1998)
Say My Name (2009)
Something from Nothing: The Art of Rap (2012)
“America’s Music: A Film History of Our Popular Music from Blues to Bluegrass to Broadway” is a project by the Tribeca Film Institute in collaboration with the American Library Association, Tribeca Flashpoint, and the Society for American Music. “America’s Music” has been made possible by a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the Human Endeavor.