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The Devil's Instrument

Passport Special | 26m 46s Video has closed captioning.

The Devil’s Instrument is a new documentary by Pioneer PBS, captured during a 10-day trip to Norway in August 2019. The film explores the culture surrounding the Hardanger fiddle and interviews woodworkers who make the fiddle, the musicians who play it and the dancers who spin to it against the backdrop of the gorgeous Norwegian landscape.

Aired: 02/13/20

Rating: NR

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