Ken Burns' Country Music

A collection of the many stories from country music artists featured in Ken Burns' documentary series COUNTRY MUSIC, available on-air and online Sept. 15 on Nashville Public Television. Become an NPT Passport member and you’ll get exclusive access to all episodes of COUNTRY MUSIC on Sept. 15.

Video thumbnail: Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT Wynton Marsalis | Country Music | NPT

Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

Wynton Marsalis | Country Music | NPT

Wynton Marsalis discusses Black country musicians in this preview for COUNTRY MUSIC.

Wynton Marsalis | Country Music | NPT

Video thumbnail: Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT Marty Stuart on The Ryman | Country Music | NPT

Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

Marty Stuart on The Ryman | Country Music | NPT

Marty Stuart describes the Mother Church of Country in this preview for COUNTRY MUSIC.

Marty Stuart on The Ryman | Country Music | NPT

Video thumbnail: Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT Marty Stuart on Songwriting | Country Music | NPT

Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

Marty Stuart on Songwriting | Country Music | NPT

Marty Stuart discusses the mystery of songwriting in this preview for COUNTRY MUSIC.

Marty Stuart on Songwriting | Country Music | NPT

Video thumbnail: Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT Dolly Parton on Country Music | Country Music | NPT

Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

Dolly Parton on Country Music | Country Music | NPT

Dolly Parton shares how country music is universal in this preview for COUNTRY MUSIC.

Dolly Parton on Country Music | Country Music | NPT

Video thumbnail: Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT Brenda Lee on Patsy Cline | Country Music | NPT

Country Music: A Nashville Story | NPT

Brenda Lee on Patsy Cline | Country Music | NPT

Brenda Lee discusses her friendship with Patsy Cline in this preview for Country Music.

Brenda Lee on Patsy Cline | Country Music | NPT