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The Beat Goes On? How 2020 Changed Music

A round-table conversation about how the challenges of 2020 have affected the ways we make, experience, and think about music, featuring musicians, music industry professionals, educators, and Smithsonian curators.
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This video features: Dr. Dwandalyn Reece
Executive Committee Chair
National Museum of African American History and Culture
Julie Evans
Director of Music
Appears in this video: 10:00
Felix Contreras
Alt Latino
National Public Radio (NPR)
Appears in this video: 6:48
Appears in this video - Conversation with Johnathan Acosta: 36:38
Katea Stitt
Program Director
WPFW-FM (89.3 FM, Washington, D.C.) WPFW
Appears in this video: 16:57
Kokayi Issa
Grammy Nominated Artist, Producer, Educator
Appears in this video: 5:15
Johnathan Acosta
Musician (from Venezuela)
Appears in this video: 14:18
Appears in this video - Conversation with Felix Contreras: 36:38
Appears in this video – Performance: 49:14
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