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Rosanne Cash, seen here in 1956 with her dad Johnny, is one of many musicians featured in Oxford American magazine's winter issue on the music of Tennessee. Courtesy of Rosanne Cash hide caption

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Music Interviews

What Makes Tennessee's Music So Very Special?

Oxford American magazine has a few answers, not to mention one killer Tennessee mixtape. NPR's Scott Simon speaks with editor Roger Hodge and music editor Rick Clark about assembling the magazine's new issue on the music of Tennessee and its companion two-CD sampler.

Seasons of Love B Original Soundtrack 0:15

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    Original Soundtrack
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    Seasons of Love B
    Album
    Rent [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
    Label
    Revolution Studios

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La bohème, opera [Act 1. Arie des Rodolfo. Arie. Che gelida manina] Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra, Emil Tabakov (conductor) 0:58

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    Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra, Emil Tabakov (conductor)
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    La bohème, opera [Act 1. Arie des Rodolfo. Arie. Che gelida manina]
    Album
    Symphonic Opera
    Label
    Capriccio Records

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Alothea Zomby 0:28

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    Zomby
    Track
    Alothea
    Album
    Dedication
    Label
    4AD

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Lord of the Rings The Fellowship of the Ring Raine, The City of Prague Philharmonic 1:24

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    Raine, The City of Prague Philharmonic
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    Lord of the Rings The Fellowship of the Ring

Hereyesin Cliff Dweller 0:58

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    Cliff Dweller
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    Hereyesin

I Remember It Differently Near the Parenthesis 0:58

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    Near the Parenthesis
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    I Remember It Differently
    Album
    Go Out and See
    Label
    Music Made By People

First Delphic Hymn to Apollo Various 0:35

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    Various
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    First Delphic Hymn to Apollo
    Album
    20 Centuries of Hits
    Label
    Rhino

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Pizzicato Polka for orchestra, Op. 234 André Rieu, Vienna Johann Strauss Orchestra, Peter Marschik (conductor) 0:28

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    André Rieu, Vienna Johann Strauss Orchestra, Peter Marschik (conductor)
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    Pizzicato Polka for orchestra, Op. 234
    Album
    Andrè Rieu und die Wunderwelt der Strauß-Dynastie
    Label
    Zebralution

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Tennessee Carl Perkins 0:15

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    Carl Perkins
    Track
    Tennessee
    Album
    Radio Radio, Vol. 2
    Label
    Mischief

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Jingle Bells [Instrumental] Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash et. al. 1:24

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    Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash et. al.
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    Jingle Bells [Instrumental]
    Album
    Complete Million Dollar Quartet
    Label
    RCA/Sony BMG

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