Coming up on February 15, check out
for the 48 Hours on CBS documentary "The Whole Gritty City."
New Orleans documentary "The Whole Gritty City" to air on CBS
After six years in the making,
"The Whole Gritty City" is an up-close look at New Orleans youth in city marching bands - their lives in school and music class, at home, and in preparation for Mardi Gras.
The film focuses on three area marching bands,
, and the bands at The Roots of Music's Crusaders L.E. Rabouin and high schools. O. Perry Walker
CBS News Cultural Correspondent and hometown jazz hero, , this documentary stresses the power of music and how it can not only enhance lives, but save lives too. Wynton Marsalis
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"The Whole Gritty City" will air February 15 on CBS at 8 P.M. Central Standard Time/ 9 Eastern.