By Cecelia Otto

In 2013, singer and author Cecelia Otto traveled the Lincoln road from one finish of the rustic to the opposite, giving live shows of vaudeville-era track in each nation she gone through. Her aim in this exceptional “singing travelogue”: to recreate the song that had as soon as rang out in live performance halls throughout the US, reconnecting with the hopes and goals of an easier time.

Along the best way, she met new buddies with a shared love of the historical past alongside America’s unique coast-to-coast street. She found how existence has replaced because the street used to be based in 1913 — and likewise observed firsthand that major highway, U.S.A. is alive and good within the twenty first century.

In An American Songline, Cece recounts her brilliant event country through kingdom. stick with her on a trip from occasions sq. in ny to Lincoln Park in San Francisco ... a trip within which heritage and track come jointly to rfile and safeguard a adored a part of American life.

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