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Meredith Monk: Re-Mixed

Thursday, February 23, 2012

Composer, vocalist, filmmaker and MacArthur Fellow Meredith Monk has created a unique body of work that uses the voice as an instrument. Now, her songs have been covered and remixed by a wide array of musicians, from Bjork to Caetano Veloso to DJ Spooky. Monk joins us to share her reaction to the surprising results on “Monk Mix.”

Guests:

Meredith Monk

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Kay Davis, Coloratura, Soared in Wordless Songs, Dies at 91
By DENNIS HEVESI
Published: February 22, 2012
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/02/23/arts/music/kay-davis-91-dies-ellington-used-her-voice-as-instrument.html?hpw

Feb. 23 2012 03:33 PM

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