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Celebrating the most powerful of all instruments, “The Human Instrument” surveys the range of ingredients that go into a perfect vocal track. Featuring rare studio footage of some the world's most renowned vocalists––from blues divas to suave crooners to rock star screamers.
Aired: 11/16/16Video has closed captioning.
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