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Roughly a century before Tennessee secured the right to vote for American women, across the Atlantic a woman was born who would quietly make a huge mark on the world of music.

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Kirsten Agresta-Copely has played Carnegie Hall and the Tonight Show. She plays with the New York Pops, for tea at the St. Regis, and then makes her way back to Nashville to teach at Vanderbilt. And this week she brought some of her favorite covers to Live in Studio C.

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Get to know one of our Student Composer Fellowship Mentors with these six questions.

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The story of a soldier in Australia is the subject of a musical theater song that earned two local students national attention this August.

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Each day on 91Classical, amid the variety of the day's playlist, we offer a handful of featured selections at set times:  

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It's an auspicious honor to have a piece of music named after you. Flutist Molly Barth would know, and she'll also tell you that the idea to include a name comes from the composer, not the title-character.

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Beginning this fall, Nashville will be marking the approaching centennial of the ratification of the 19th Amendment.

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Get to know one of our Student Composer Fellowship mentors through these six questions.