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Articles with keyword "Music"

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Reverse Immigration: Through a Mariachi’s Eyes

A film documents the struggles of a Mexican musician.

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Minnesota’s Stanley Romanstein: Connecting the Arts and Humanities

Stanley Romanstein connects music and the humanities in Minnesota.

Dave Brubeck

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DAVE BRUBECK: Ambassador of Cool

The master of West Coast jazz blends his music with his advocacy for human rights.

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In Ellington’s Shadow: The Life of Billy Strayhorn

A new film examines the work of the composer of "Take the 'A' Train" and "Lush Life."

Watch by Gerald Murphy

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Life as Art

Frolicking on the Cote D'Azur, Sara and Gerarld Murphy inspire artists of the avant-garde.

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The Sound of Freedom

Composed during World War II, Aaron Copland's Lincoln Portrait reflects the mood of the times during which it is performed.

Composer John Cage, center, in 1991

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Cagey Cage

Marching to the beat of a silent drummer.

Poster of opera singer Emma Calve

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Tales of the Parisian Opera

This diva was the real deal

French singer/songwriter Leo Ferre

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Liberating Experience

The music of protest

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Vodka in South Bend

Russian music and mentoring create an unlikely colony of artists.