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Drummer Mickey Hart recalls 30 years of 'world music'

This year is the 30th anniversary of the phrase "world music." This year, we're touching base with artists who were attracted to global sounds or who became champions of those sounds to reflect on what this thing, world music, is. Today, we're talking to Mickey Hart, drummer for the Grateful Dead.


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Global Hit: John Coltrane

San Francisco's Asian American Orchestra is celebrating the 83rd birthday of John Coltrane with a concert tonight. They're playing Coltrane� but with a twist. They're highlighting the Indian and West African influences in the jazz master's work.

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Speaking in Tongues

A new PBS documentary profiles four kids who are attending dual immersion public schools in San Francisco. The filmmakers are husband and wife team Ken Schneider and Marcia Jarmel. Patrick Cox has part four of our �Learning in Two Languages' series.