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  • Sound Tracks: Music Without Borders (Pilot)

Sound Tracks | Pilot Episode | PBS

Duration: 55:21 (Full Program)
Program: Sound Tracks: Music Without Borders (Pilot)
Broadcast Date: Jan. 25, 2010

Explore the making of a post-Soviet propaganda tune. Watch how the Seun Kuti, the youngest son of Afrobeat superstar Fela Kuti, is keeping his father's flame alive. Find out why the composer of the mockumentary Borat wrote a symphony for the people of Kazakhstan. Finally for our Global Hit listen to a performance by Mariza, the queen of fado, Portugal's "blues."

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Post Date: January 6, 2010