During a Minnesota blizzard, Wangari Maathai left us with this song. May she rest in peace.
As if Morocco and the Fes Festival of World Sacred Music weren't enchanting enough. A guest contribution with video by Hussein Rashid on the magical intimacy of Sufi Nights.
Video of a troupe of dancers who express their mystical Sufi faith through exuberant movement and traditional music.
Music may document history as accurately as any text. Songs from Victor Jara, Mercedes Sosa, Calexico, The Clash, and Chuck Brodsky.
We probed a bit deeper into the musical affections of a "well-ordered" novelist — tastes that include Beethoven, Chopin, and Puccini but also Van Halen and Def Leppard. A light-hearted fiesta of conversation and sound.
Hear Russell talk about the meaning and influence of music in her writing.
A must-watch performance. And, a rather heart-warming back story from the senior senator from Utah.
Remembering Studs' ability to speak about music and finding a complete version of a song in the show.
We asked for your song recommendations, and you delivered scores of them.
Picking actualities and music elements is no small task, and we take it seriously. Here's our approach.