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Nathan Wesley
Issue: June 15, 2010

A lot of people enjoy listening to their favorite music while drinking fine wine, but Timothy Nishimoto takes that idea to the next level. Nishimoto, 45, has dual careers-one as the owner of Vino Paradiso Wine Bar & Bistro, a Wine Spectator Award of Excellence-winner in Portland, Ore., and the other as a member of Pink Martini, a popular jazz and Latin fusion band. How does he handle both? Tasting coordinator Nathan Wesley spoke with him to find out.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands May 25, 2010.

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