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Sure, you can play the triangle — but can you play it well?

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How To Be A Professional Triangle Player In 17 Easy Steps

The triangle is an instrument so simple that its name is a description of its shape. It's easy to play but not easy to play well, as a Utah Symphony percussionist explains.

Loretta Jackson gently stretches the hands of her sister, Shirlene English, to aid physical rehabilitation after Shirlene's brain aneurysm and stroke.

Shots - Health News

Two Sisters Share One's Road To Recovery

When Shirlene English was immobilized by a stroke in 2000, her sister Loretta stepped up as chief caregiver. Then Loretta's father developed dementia, and she stepped up again.

When NPR's Tamara Keith was 15 years old, she embarked on a letter-writing campaign that set her career in motion.

Opinion

The Letter That Kicked Off A Radio Career

As NPR's Tamara Keith steps into the Weekend Edition Saturday host chair this week, she looks back to a letter she wrote when she was 15 years old.

Spectre Tycho

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Celebration Joe Satriani 0:08

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Tristeza Baden Powell 0:18

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Baby Beluga Joe Ross 0:04

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Paper Tiger Helios 0:18

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A Beautiful View Bill Frisell 0:12

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    Big SUr

Flim Aphex Twin

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