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@nprmusic

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For the love of music.

NYC & Washington, DC
Joined on February 2008

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We looked inside some of the tweets by @nprmusic and here's what we found interesting.

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8 hours ago

Ba-dee-ya, yes, we remember. https://n.pr/30x9x52 

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15 hours ago

Listen closely and you'll hear the cha-cha-cha in the Rolling Stones' "(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction," the mambo in Ray Charles' "What I'd Say," and the Afro-Cuban clave beat in "Bo Diddley."https://n.pr/2ABMxHv 

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16 hours ago

Hear a new track from Gang Starr, the revered duo of Guru and DJ Premier. https://n.pr/2ABxP34 

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17 hours ago

We want your thoughts for an upcoming @allsongs episode. https://n.pr/30wkIe5 

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18 hours ago

On this week's @jazznight, hear a performance from Gregory Porter and his band from the 2019 St. Lucia Jazz Festival, plus his journey from jam sessions in San Diego to Carnegie Hall. https://n.pr/2ABZh0A 

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19 hours ago

Talia Schlanger is leaving @worldcafe, but before she departs, she's handing off the show to Raina Douris. Hear Talia welcome Raina to the airwaves for the first time. https://n.pr/2AAIYkQ 

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20 hours ago

It's rare that we invite an artist back to the Tiny Desk for another performance. But Luz Elena Mendoza of Y La Bamba's expansive creativity demanded a second set. https://n.pr/30G3ICs 

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21 hours ago

How did a bubblegum pop tune by a fictional cartoon band become the top song of the year in 1969? https://n.pr/30yXzrz 

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22 hours ago

American composers in the late 19th century largely resisted the influence of early African American music. One historian argues that we're worse off because of it. https://n.pr/2Aw7unc 

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23 hours ago

Hear a posthumous track from Leonard Cohen from a new collection due out this November. https://n.pr/30x1uVS 

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1 day ago

Head into the weekend with new music from Tove Lo, Andrew Combs and Alabama Shakes' Brittany Howard. https://n.pr/30xs80z 

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On this week's @AltLatino playlist: a Bronx tale from @fatjoe, @iamcardib, and @ofiicialAnuel, a sober denouement from @Melii, new baile from @JennyandMexicat, and Brazilian psych from Guaxe🌟 https://www.npr.org/sections/altlatino/2019/09/18/761927945/alt-latino-playlist-bronx-urbano-spanish-swing-and-brazilian-psych-rock 

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Harold Mabern, a pianist of percussive fire and boundless soul, has died. He was 83. https://n.pr/2QnEFEa 

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.@niluferyanya at #TinyDesk! #tinydesksketch https://n.pr/301oFMu 

.@niluferyanya at #TinyDesk! #tinydesksketch https://n.pr/301oFMu 

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It’s alive! All of this week's additions to the @nprclassical playlist are living composers. Hear Missy Mazzoli, Arvo Pärt, Aaron Jay Kernis, Toshio Hosokawa and more. https://n.pr/30zfOgn 

It’s alive! All of this week's additions to the @nprclassical playlist are living composers. Hear Missy Mazzoli, Arvo Pärt, Aaron Jay Kernis, Toshio Hosokawa and more. https://n.pr/30zfOgn 

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Four current Met employees spoke to me for this story. This is some of what they told me -- anonymously, for fear of retribution: women at the Met have in the past changed their work schedules to avoid Domingo -- thereby denying themselves artistic and career opportunities 1/ https://twitter.com/nprmusic/status/1175040599898148864 

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Plácido Domingo is scheduled to sing at New York's Metropolitan Opera next week. But a number of Met employees say that they find the situation untenable. https://n.pr/2AuHvwi 

Plácido Domingo is scheduled to sing at New York's Metropolitan Opera next week. But a number of Met employees say that they find the situation untenable. https://n.pr/2AuHvwi 

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You know you're in great hands because @RahRahRaina's "Welcome to @WorldCafe" guest DJ set includes @MissyElliott @TheWarOnDrugs @dizzytheband @IronMaiden and... the CanCon lives on... Great Big Sea (@alanthomasdoyle)! Listen here. https://www.npr.org/sections/world-cafe/2019/09/20/762306169/talia-schlanger-welcomes-new-world-cafe-host-raina-douris 

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Though she is sad to be leaving, @TaliaSchlanger is thrilled to be handing World Cafe off to an amazing host who she loves listening to. Please welcome Raina Douris (@RahRahRaina) to the World Cafe. https://www.npr.org/sections/world-cafe/2019/09/20/762306169/talia-schlanger-welcomes-new-world-cafe-host-raina-douris 

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Celia Cruz always embraced her – and salsa's – African roots, and in turn, West African musician Angélique Kidjo embraced Cruz. https://n.pr/2ACrILP 

Celia Cruz always embraced her – and salsa's – African roots, and in turn, West African musician Angélique Kidjo embraced Cruz. https://n.pr/2ACrILP 

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