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World Music Institute

4 W. 43rd St. New York, NY 10036 | West 40s | 212-545-7536

Location Description:

Don't let anyone tell you "world music" is the Next Big Thing. It's several, and World Music Institute has them all covered, catering to the multiplying tastes of the mixing-bowl metropolis. The institute is tucked away in a combination cubbyhole and treasure-house of international recordings and books for sale, but for this connections-conscious org all New York's a stage. In kindred concert venues citywide, from Symphony Space to Washington Square Church, WMI brings some Manhattanites a touch of the unfamiliar and others a taste of home.

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