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Classical Music in America, part 2: American Classical Music in the 19th Century

Classical Music in America, part 2: American Classical Music in the 19th Century

This segment looks at some little-known stories about American Classical music like the role of Cuba in Classical Music and the American who made "Carmen" a hit. NPR's Miles Hoffman continues to lead us through the development of a uniquely American take on traditional European music.

Duration: 15 min

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