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Written by on August 9, 2010

Breathing life into hidden culture through language and voice: An interview with Yasmin Levy

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Israeli born artist Yasmin Levy is someone who could not deviate from her destiny as an international star of world music, being the daughter of the late Isaac Levy. In her latest album Mano Suave, at times she commands her voice through soft tragic tales of love and tragedy to a full dynamic range that […]

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Written by on November 11, 2009

The Sounds of Chicago’s Flamenco: An interview with Chiara Mangiameli of Idilio

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Flamenco is a cultural phenomenon with its roots in the migration and experiences of peoples. On this program of Chicago is the World, we interview Chiara Mangiameli and learn more about the artist, her group Idilio and the beauty that is known as Flamenco.

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Written by on November 4, 2009

Interview with Alex Cuba

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I had a chance to talk with Alex Cuba after his lively set at the Rumba Room in Chicago. Listen in and download an excerpt from his live performance. You can check out some great photos from the show at http://www.zerostudio.net/alexCUBArumba100709/ Interview: Alex Cuba Live Performance at Rumba Room Chicago Special thanks to Amor at […]

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Written by on October 19, 2009

Music is Voice, Music is Resistance: La Voz Delosde Abajo Interview with Alexy Lanza & Vicky Cervantes

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Chicago is the World radio on WHPK 88.5 FM and streaming live on the web at www.whpk.org, listen inon our special guests Alexy Lanza & Vicky Cerantes of La Voz Delosde Abajo. Chicago is the world airs every Tuesday at 5:00pm in Chicago’s Southside!

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Written by on July 15, 2009

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