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Rhiannon Giddens was on WNYC’s All of It with Alison Stewart to talk about and share songs from her new album, You’re the One. You can hear their conversation here. This Saturday, Giddens—who won this year's Pulitzer Prize in Music for her opera Omar with Michael Abels and hosts the Aria Code podcast from WNYC partner station WQXR and The Metropolitan Opera—will host The Met Opera’s Live in HD broadcast of Jake Heggie's opera Dead Man Walking, based on Sister Helen Prejean’s memoir.

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Rhiannon Giddens was on WNYC’s All of It with Alison Stewart to talk about and share songs from her new album, You’re the One, her third studio album and her first of all original songs, released to critical acclaim on Nonesuch in August. You can hear their conversation here:

You’re the One comprises twelve tunes written over the course of Giddens’ career and bursts with life-affirming energy, drawing from the folk music she knows so deeply and its pop descendants. The album was produced by Jack Splash (Kendrick Lamar, Solange, Alicia Keys, Valerie June) and recorded with an ensemble including Giddens' closest musical collaborators from the past decade, a string section, and Miami Horns. The lone featured guest on the album is Jason Isbell on “Yet to Be.”

This coming Saturday, Rhiannon Giddens—who won this year's Pulitzer Prize in Music for her opera Omar with Michael Abels and hosts the Aria Code podcast from WNYC partner station WQXR and The Metropolitan Opera—will host The Met Opera’s Live in HD broadcast of Jake Heggie's opera Dead Man Walking, based on Sister Helen Prejean’s memoir. The broadcast will be shown in movie theaters worldwide at 12:55pm ET that day, with an encore at 1pm ET on October 25. The series is shown in over two thousand theaters in over fifty countries around the world. More information and participating theaters can be found here.

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Rhiannon Giddens: WNYC's 'All of It with Alison Stewart,' October 2023
  • Thursday, October 19, 2023
    Listen: Rhiannon Giddens on WNYC's 'All of It with Alison Stewart'
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    Rhiannon Giddens was on WNYC’s All of It with Alison Stewart to talk about and share songs from her new album, You’re the One, her third studio album and her first of all original songs, released to critical acclaim on Nonesuch in August. You can hear their conversation here:

    You’re the One comprises twelve tunes written over the course of Giddens’ career and bursts with life-affirming energy, drawing from the folk music she knows so deeply and its pop descendants. The album was produced by Jack Splash (Kendrick Lamar, Solange, Alicia Keys, Valerie June) and recorded with an ensemble including Giddens' closest musical collaborators from the past decade, a string section, and Miami Horns. The lone featured guest on the album is Jason Isbell on “Yet to Be.”

    This coming Saturday, Rhiannon Giddens—who won this year's Pulitzer Prize in Music for her opera Omar with Michael Abels and hosts the Aria Code podcast from WNYC partner station WQXR and The Metropolitan Opera—will host The Met Opera’s Live in HD broadcast of Jake Heggie's opera Dead Man Walking, based on Sister Helen Prejean’s memoir. The broadcast will be shown in movie theaters worldwide at 12:55pm ET that day, with an encore at 1pm ET on October 25. The series is shown in over two thousand theaters in over fifty countries around the world. More information and participating theaters can be found here.

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