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Music Voyager

The new travel-based music series MUSIC VOYAGER features host Jacob Edgar exploring thriving, exotic global music scenes to discover emerging talent. Edgar - an ethnomusicologist, cultural musician and music critic - travels all over the world to hear cutting-edge musicians and immerse himself in their cultures. In the series' first episode, Edgar ventures to Mumbai, Delhi to create a hit Bollywood song with vocalist Sona Mohapatra and meet Kailash Kher, one of India's most prolific performers, producers and musical stars. Kher also brings the members of his hit band Kalisa into the studio for a private, intimate performance with Edgar. . . .

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Episode Description
Saturday, Sep 23, 2017 - 8:30 AM    "Tohoku: Japan Rising" From bedazzling Tokyo, host Jacob Edgar journeys to the region of Tohoku, an area devastated by the earthquake and tsunami of 2011. Yoshihide Otomo and Riuchi Sakamoto, two of Japan's most respected and cutting-edge composers, invite Jacob to experience a concert for healing and hope featuring an ensemble of local high-school students. Later, he explores the coastline near Sendai, visiting with fisherman, students, musicians and even local surfers, whose words of resilience and optimism offers inspiration and confirms the indomitable spirit of the Japanese people. D
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Saturday, Sep 23, 2017 - 8:30 AM "Tohoku: Japan Rising" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Saturday, Sep 23, 2017 - 8:30 PM "Tohoku: Japan Rising" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Sep 24, 2017 - 11:00 AM "Tokyo: A Feast for the Senses" (LEARN/CREATE)
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