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Listen: David Amram's Rendition of "What a Wonderful World" on Mountain Stage

David Amram performs on Mountain Stage
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David Amram performs on Mountain Stage

David Amram - "What a Wonderful World" - Live from Mountain Stage

Conductor, multi-instrumentalist and composer of more than 100 orchestral and chamber works, "the Renaissance man of American music" David Amram performs a stunning rendition of Louis Armstrong's "What a Wonderful World."

This week's show also features performances from Mokoomba, Okkervil River, Curtis McMurtry and Joe Pug. 

Like what you hear? Find the full episode in the Mountain Stage archive and stay tuned for new episodes starting September 7 on 240 NPR affiliates far and wide.

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Joni Deutsch was born and raised in Charleston, West Virginia, and graduated from West Virginia University with a degree in public relations and advertising. After learning the radio ropes atWLUR91.5 FM in Lexington, Virginia, Joni returned to the Mountain State and joined the West Virginia Public Broadcasting family as the creator and host of the weekly indie/alternative music program A Change of Tune and the critically-acclaimed 30 Days of #WVmusic interview series.

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