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Mac Rebennack's Tribute to Mardi Gras Indians.

In celebration Mardi Gras, New Orleans pianist Mac Rebennack (otherwise known as Dr. John) plays some Mardi Gras tunes. (this is a rebroadcast of an earlier performance piece, April 22, 1988).


Other segments from the episode on February 27, 1990

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, February 27, 1990: Interview with Volker Schlöndorff; Commentary on the music of Mardi Gras Indians; Interview with Alice Tepper Marlin; Commentary on translation.


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