NIMBioS Songwriter-in-ResidenceJay Clark debuts his song, The Day the Last Hemlock Died, which tells the story of the blight of the Eastern Hemlocks in Southern Appalachia. The song ends with a short refrain, a note of optimism, from Aaron Copland's "Appalachian Spring."
For more information about the songwriter-in-residence program, visit http://www.nimbios.org/songwriter.
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(6 min 17 sec) May 12, 2011
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