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10 French Songs à la WHCS Hunter College Radio

Films on the Green, in partnership with Hunter College’s radio station WHCS, is delighted to bring you 10 French songs from WHCS
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France Rocks July Playlist: A French Summer

A MONTHLY FEATURE FROM FRANCE ROCKS, July's Playlist brings you the perfect tracks for A French Summer
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JUNE PLAYLIST: What's Next? French Electro

A new feature from France Rocks, our monthly playlist series, explores French-produced music of all stripes, new and old. Listen and read about the brightest new talents in French Electro music in June's installment.
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French-American Jazz Pianist Dan Tepfer Awarded Charles Ives Prize

Dan Tepfer, a French Jazz pianist now based in New York City, was recently awarded the extremely prestigious Charles Ives Prize Fellowship for young composers. He will perform a number of dates with major American and international jazz artists in the coming months.
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VIDEO: JazzFest 2014

An exchange that has bridged both sides of the Atlantic for 100 years, Jazz music and its finest young French players were at their best for January’s French Quarter Jazz Fest at Small’s in New York.
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May Playlist: French New York

[MAY PLAYLIST] from FRANCE ROCKS on Spotify: FRENCH NEW YORK. Fifteen songs by French artists new and old across genres putting into song their sentiments about New York.
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The Toxic Avenger Announces Romance & Cigarettes LP

French musician, The Toxic Avenger, whose music is described as, "electro-pop with grand ambitions", announces Romance & Cigarettes LP, out June 10 via Ultra Records.
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The Next Wave of Poet-Rock: Jean-Louis Aubert & Michel Houellebecq's "Les parages du vide"

Jean-Louis Aubert, the former singer of popular French rock band Téléphone (1976-1986) and Michel Houellebecq, the controversial award-winning French poet have joined creative quirky forces in collaboration of a sensational poetic rock project, Les parages du vide (The spaces of emptiness). Released on April 14th, the album features 16 songs composed by Aubert with lyrics from Houellebecq’s collection of poetry in Configuration du dernier ravage (Flammarion, 2013).
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New Yann Tiersen Album Release and Tour

Yann Tiersen, the French composer who lent Amélie its signature dreamy, contemplative mood returns with a new album May 20th on the celebrated American label, Mute. He will also perform a North American Tour through May and June.
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Cécile McLorin Salvant at the Met

Oct 24, 2014 | 7 PM
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Renowned contemporary jazz vocalist Cécile McLorin Salvant will perform a concert at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in Manhattan on October 24th.
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French-American Fund for Contemporary Music Call for Proposals

Deadline: March 31, 2014 -- The French-American Fund for Contemporary Music supports contemporary music projects – commissions, residencies, performances, tours, and master classes – that foster cultural exchange between France and the United States.