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Episode #1601 - ¡Tumbao! A Music Story Mixtape

Episode #1601 - ¡Tumbao! A Music Story Mixtape

Antonia Cereijido/NPR/LatinoUSA

¡Tumbao! A Music Story Mixtape

"Tumbao" roughly translates into "groove or "swing," and Latino USA presents a special New Year's show celebrating music stories with their own "tumbao:" from folk to mambo and even some opera.

Hurray for the Riff Raff: From the Bronx to the Banjo

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Cecilia Lopez: From Soap Opera to Opera

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Meet the Mamboniks: From Bagels to Bongos

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Meet the Composer Behind the Music on East Los High

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Jessica Hernandez on Life in The Tour Van

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Girls of Conjunto

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The Rise of Los Rakas

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