publication date: Sunday, October 7, 2018 (part of Fall 2018)

category: Music

clue: He may have recorded best-selling concert albums in his native Greece, but something about New Age music leaves many audiences feeling yawny.

difficulty: very easy

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Richard Slominsky, and Erik Bates


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