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Read History As Symphony: The African-American Experience In Jazz Suites WFIU
February 21, 2013 – Composers such as Duke Ellington have captured black history in long-form works. Hear five examples. WFIU
Listen Alexis Cuadrado's 'A Lorca Soundscape' On JazzSet WBGO
Watch A Dance Video Inspired By An Encounter With An Oddball
February 21, 2013 – Cat Martino wrote her song "Yr Not Alone" after meeting a creepy admirer dressed as Charlie Chaplin.
Watch Where Does The Harlem Shake Actually Come From?
Listen Yo Tranquilo: 7 New Songs For Kicking Back
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A Struggle For The Identity Of Puerto Rican Music
Singer Lea Gimore On Musicals That Move Her
Listen Michael Cerveris On Mountain Stage
Watch After 30 Years, I Finally Went To A Barry Manilow Concert
February 21, 2013 – For writer Danyel Smith, the show wasn't kitschy — it fulfilled the dreams of her 13-year-old self.