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An acclaimed series of biographies of artists, writers, filmmakers, musicians and Hollywood stars. Profiles of Alexander Calder, Paul Simon, Charlie Chaplin and music producer John Hammond won Peabody Awards, while films about Edward R. Murrow, Lucille Bal (more…)

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Season 24, Episode 4 Cachao: Uno Mas

First Aired: September 20, 2010

Andy Garcia narrates "Cachao: Uno Mas," a profile of influential Cuban mambo musician Israel "Cachao" Lopez (1918-2008). Footage from a 2005 San Francisco gig and a nostalgic conversation with him, Garcia and saxophonist Ray Santos spice the doc, which also features remarks from his daughter Elena and Gloria Estefan, who says "we would be a less rich musical country" without him.

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