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Where music meets the mind, with composer Nahyun Kim

Steve Johnson

From anger and sadness to joy and euphoria, our emotions help carry us and inform our view of the world. On this episode of Sound Currents, explore the connection between music and the emotions they can elicit.

Composer Nahyun Kim.
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Composer Nahyun Kim.

Sascha Groschang
Laurel Parks

Nahyun Kim, composer

by Nahyun Kim
Richochet String Quartet

Discourse on Discord
by Nahyun Kim
Elena Yarrutu - alto flute, Esther Noh - violin

by Shelley Washington
Amanda Gookin - cello, bass drum

Suite for Solo Cello No. 1
by Ben Yee-Paulson
Thomas Mesa - cello

by Clarice Jensen
Clarice Jensen - cello, Timo Andres - piano, Laura Lutzke, Francesca Federico, Emma Broughton - voice

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