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Articles with keyword "Music"


The Dance Master

Videos, photographs, and manuscripts document the legacy of choreographer Jerome Robbins.

Book cover with image of Louis Armstrong and the Hot Five


Vaudevillian Jazzman

Louis Armstrong's "clarinetisms."

In Focus

North Carolina’s Doug Quin

Growing up abroad led Doug Quin to take a grassroots approach to programming in North Carolina.


“It Is Who We Are”

Folk music reflects a nation’s changing traditions.


Reverse Immigration: Through a Mariachi’s Eyes

A film documents the struggles of a Mexican musician.

In Focus

Minnesota’s Stanley Romanstein: Connecting the Arts and Humanities

Stanley Romanstein connects music and the humanities in Minnesota.

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DAVE BRUBECK: Ambassador of Cool

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


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."

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Life as Art

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


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.