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Woody Guthrie's 'Note Of Hope' From Beyond The Grave

Note of Hope: A Celebration of Woody Guthrie features 13 artists working with Guthrie's lyrics.
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Beethoven's Lost Work No Longer Imaginary

In 1800 Ludwig van Beethoven dumped and re-wrote the whole second movement of his String Quartet in G, Opus 18, No. 2. Most scholars thought the original draft was lost, but a music professor from the University of Manchester has reconstructed what he thinks that first version might have sounded like. Host Audie Cornish talks with violinist Vlad Bogdanas of the Quatuor Danel string quartet, which debuted the piece last week.
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World Music With A Latin Flavor

Betto Arcos of KPFK's Global Village returns with more of his favorite new world music. His picks this time around come from Spain, Colombia, El Salvador and even farther afield: the Democratic Republic of Congo.
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The Morehouse College Glee Club Is 100

The renowned singing group of the all male, historically black college is celebrating its centennial.
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A Singular Guitarist Emerges From John Fahey's Shadow

It's been more than 10 years since the death of John Fahey, the mythical artist who helped invent the "American primitive" school of solo acoustic guitar. That tradition is alive and well thanks to a host of younger guitarists, a group that includes one of Fahey's close friends: Glenn Jones.

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