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Sound and Spirit; Creativity

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Sound and Spirit
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Sound And Spirit is a weekly series of hour-long radio programs exploring the human spirit through music and ideas.The program blends classical, traditional and world musics with myth and history, stories and poetry, and commentary from composers, theologians and writers, to provide insight into various aspects of the human experience. Each week the program explores connections between world cultures and examines different approaches to universal questions.

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For some, creative inspiration is constant as the sun; for others, it is fickle and elusive as the moon. Host Ellen Kushner speaks with Indi-pop star Sheila Chandra and looks at the lives of some of the world's most celebrated composers, poets and artists - and through their inspired words and music explore the wonder, joy and frustration of the creative process.

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Chicago: “Sound and Spirit; Creativity,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed June 17, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_EA5194955D3A488588380F5C1F531975.
MLA: “Sound and Spirit; Creativity.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. June 17, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_EA5194955D3A488588380F5C1F531975>.
APA: Sound and Spirit; Creativity. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_EA5194955D3A488588380F5C1F531975
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