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Hoagy Carmichael, Youssou N'Dour, Django Reinhardt

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New acoustic music from Youssou N'Dour; The African fusion of Mali's Salif Keita; The remastered Nonesuch Explorer Series; Stardust memories of Hoagy Carmichael; A jazz revolution from Django Reinhardt; An All Songs great unknown: Piñataland; And an infectious tune from Kim Richey.

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Hoagy Carmichael, Youssou N'Dour, Django Reinhardt

Nothing's in Vain

Tan Bi

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Tan Bi

  • from Nothing's in Vain (Coono du réér) [US]
  • by Youssou N'Dour

Youssou N'Dour is known for his great African dance records. His new CD is more subdued and mostly acoustic.

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Moffou

Yamore

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Yamore

  • from Moffou
  • by Salif Keita

Salif Keita is one of Mali's most popular artists, known for his fusion of traditional African rhythms and melodies with the sounds of Cuba, Spain and the Middle East.

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Shona Mbira Music

Nehamusasa: Instrumental Excerpt I

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Nhemamusasa

  • from Explorer Series: Zimbabwe - Shona Mbira Music
  • by Various Artists

The Nonesuch Explorer series, originally released on vinyl in the late '60s and early '70s, was the first to expose the West to what would later be called "world music." The series is now being re-mastered.

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Stardust Melody

Stardust

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Stardust

  • from Stardust Melody
  • by Hoagy Carmichael and Friends

Hoagy Carmichael is remembered as the author of several timeless classics, including "Lazy River," "Georgia On My Mind," and this unforgettable tune, "Stardust."

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1937

Body and Soul

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Body and Soul

  • from 1937
  • by Django Reinhardt

Django Reinhardt was the first non-American to have a major impact on the development of jazz. Along with Stephane Grappelli on violin, Reinhardt's inimitable acoustic guitar work introduced the idea of jazz without drums or trumpet.

Songs for the Forgotten Future, Vol. 1

1939

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1939

  • from Songs for the Forgotten Future, Vol. 1
  • by Piñataland

Piñataland describe themselves as "Brooklyn's finest old-world dark oompah orchestrette."

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Rise

Girl in a Car

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Girl in a Car

  • from Rise
  • by Kim Richey

Kim Richey got her start writing music for other artists, but with her fourth solo album, Richey is making a name for herself.

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