All Things Considered for May 13, 2010 Hear the All Things Considered program for May 13, 2010

All Things Considered

Chocolate Chip Miles Davis
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Chocolate Chip
Album
Doo-Bop
Artist
Miles Davis

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Springsville Miles Davis
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Springsville
Album
Miles Ahead
Artist
Miles Davis

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Prelude No. 2, BMV 847 Béla Fleck & Edgar Meyer
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Prelude No. 2, BMV 847
Album
Music for Two
Artist
Béla Fleck & Edgar Meyer

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

I Like to Score Moby
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
I Like to Score
Album
I Like to Score
Artist
Moby

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Rusticity Cephas & Wiggins & Dan Crary
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Rusticity
Album
Sounds of Wood and Steel, Vol. 2
Artist
Cephas & Wiggins & Dan Crary

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Lost Boy Blues Palmer McAbee
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Lost Boy Blues
Album
Harmonica Masters
Artist
Palmer McAbee

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Jennifer Zetlan (right) as The Flier, with J.C. Casiano as Noonan, in the new opera Amelia at the Seattle Opera. Rozarii Lynch hide caption

toggle caption
Rozarii Lynch

'Amelia': An Opera And A Goodbye

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/126803697/126805526" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Dinah Thelonious Monk

Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan meets Thursday with Sen. Benjamin Cardin (D-MD) on Capitol Hill. Alex Brandon/AP hide caption

toggle caption
Alex Brandon/AP

Kagan On Senators' Minds As Judiciary Panel Meets

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/126805565/126805763" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Orange Roughy Pell Mell
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Orange Roughy
Album
Star City
Artist
Pell Mell

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Nothing Lies Still Long Pell Mell
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Nothing Lies Still Long
Album
Interstate
Artist
Pell Mell

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

John Boy Brad Mehldau
I Like to Score Moby
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
I Like to Score
Album
I Like to Score
Artist
Moby

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Escorted by his bodyguards, Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad (center) is greeted by demonstrators as he attends a rally commemorating the anniversary of the 1979 Islamic Revolution, in Tehran on Feb. 11. Now, a month before the June 12 anniversary of last year's disputed presidential elections, Ahmadinejad's government appears to be trying to intimidate the opposition. Vahid Salemi/AP hide caption

toggle caption
Vahid Salemi/AP

Crackdown On Opposition Appears Under Way In Iran

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/126805358/126805357" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Bill Tin Hat Trio
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Bill
Album
The Rodeo Eroded
Artist
Tin Hat Trio

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Madagascar is a hot spot of extinctions, and members of the Chamaeleonidae family are currently going extinct. Ignacio De la Riva hide caption

toggle caption
Ignacio De la Riva

Lizard Starvation, Extinction Tied To Climate Change

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/126797405/126805772" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Enchantment: Akhalqalaqi Dance Yo-Yo Ma & Silk Road Ensemble
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Enchantment: Akhalqalaqi Dance
Album
Silk Road Journeys: Beyond the Horizon
Artist
Yo-Yo Ma & Silk Road Ensemble

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Chi Passa Per'sta Strada Yo-Yo Ma & Silk Road Ensemble
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Chi Passa Per'sta Strada
Album
Silk Road Journeys: When Strangers Meet
Artist
Yo-Yo Ma & Silk Road Ensemble

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Maurice Hinds with John (at left) and Leo Manzari, from the Arena Stage production of Duke Ellington's Sophisticated Ladies at the Lincoln Theater in Washington, D.C. Scott Suchman hide caption

toggle caption
Scott Suchman

With Manzari Brothers, Hines Taps A New Generation

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/126802535/126807760" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
PERDIDO DUKE ELLINGTON

All Things Considered