Vintage Songs of Yosemite
- Genre: Special Interest-Documentary
- Release Date: 12/12/2008
A colorful, musical gift from Yosemite's past: Join Yosemite entertainer Tom Bopp for a delightfully nostalgic romp with old Yosemite songs, rare recordings, archival films and images documenting 100 years of the Yosemite Experience from the 1870s to the 1960s. Includes The Ultimate Yosemite Fire Fall Video*, 11 historic songs, and over 400 rare images and films spanning back to the 1930s featuring The Ahwahnee Hotel, Camp Curry, Wawona Hotel, old Yosemite Lodge and Glacier Point Hotel, the Wawona Tunnel Tree, and much more. *Experience a spine-tingling recreation of Yosemite's famous Fire Fall combining an original soundtrack from 1960 (including the "Firefall calls") with rare color movie footage from above and below Glacier Point accompanied by the singing of "Indian Love Call." BONUS FEATURES: Winter Sports In Yosemite - a 10-minute short film ca. 1930; Vintage Campfire Songs of John Muir, Ranger Carl Sharsmith (on camera, singing) & The Junior Rangers (in 1959); Interview With Yosemite Songwriter Mac McMillen Feature Length: 40 minutes. Extra Features total lenght: 74 minutes. Total time: 1hr, 54min. Tom Bopp has been entertaining Yosemite's guests at the Wawona Hotel and The Ahwahnee since 1983.