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New Music Friday: 5 albums out Feb. 16, plus 'Rhapsody in Blue' still thrills at 100

New Music Friday: 5 albums out Feb. 16, plus 'Rhapsody in Blue' still thrills at 100

Update: 2024-02-162
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NPR Music's Felix Contreras and WRTI's Nate Chinen run down new albums by Gaby Mareno, Les Amazones d'Afrique and more. Then, Nate Chinen is joined by NPR Music's Tom Huizenga to discuss the legacy and controversy around George Gershwin's masterpiece, "Rhapsody in Blue," which celebrated its centennial this week.

Featured albums out Feb. 16:
• Gaby Moreno, 'Dusk'
• Mike McGinnis +9, 'Outing: Road Trip II'
• Mike LeDonne and the Groover Quartet, 'Wonderful!'
• Nathalie Joachim, 'Ki moun ou ye'
• Les Amazones d'Afrique, 'Musow Danse'


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New Music Friday: 5 albums out Feb. 16, plus 'Rhapsody in Blue' still thrills at 100

New Music Friday: 5 albums out Feb. 16, plus 'Rhapsody in Blue' still thrills at 100