Contributor David Schulman visits Brazilian musician Cyro Baptista in his New Jersey garage. He keeps an array of percussive objects and plays them all – including bird calls from Cabela's outfitters.
Continuing The Story’s celebration of Studs Terkel, Dick sits down with U.S.-born dancer Keenan Kampa and speaks about the process of finding a place in the dance company, and the history of the stage.
Phoebe Judge retraces a 50-year-old murder spree with photographer Christian Patterson.
Don McLean, Bob Dylan and Ani DiFranco speak from a coffee house in Saratoga Springs, NY.
One night in Plano, Texas, bowler Bill Fong was close to hitting three perfect games in a row.
We hear traditional oud playing and singing from Saadoun Al-Bayati.
Martin Espada reads his poem.
Poet Martin Espada reads his poem “Trouble Ball” about going to a baseball game with his father.
French composer Stephane Wrembel on his hero, Django Reinhardt.
Ron Carter, a jazz double bass player, has been recorded on more than 2,000 albums.
Dick sits down with Doc Hendley, of the group Wine to Water, and talks about his transition from bartending in North Carolina to working to bring clean water to people in Darfur.
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