Fresh Air For July 21, 2021: Questlove Hear the Fresh Air program for July 21, 2021

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Questlove, here at the Grammys in January 2020, says the pandemic has changed him. Emma McIntyre/Getty Images for the Recording Academy hide caption

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For Questlove, The Pandemic Meant Embracing Quiet — And Buying A Farm

The Tonight Show music director has been branching out: In addition to buying a farm, he's making his directorial debut with Summer of Soul, a documentary about a 1969 concert series in Harlem.

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For Questlove, The Pandemic Meant Embracing Quiet — And Buying A Farm

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From WHYY in Philadelphia