Max Richter brings a diverse playlist with him for an NPR Music Guest DJ session. Yulia Mahr/Courtesy of Deutsche Grammophon hide caption

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What's Composer Max Richter Listening To? Pretty Much Everything

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Guest DJ: Simone Dinnerstein

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Cellist Janos Starker with one of his classes at Indiana University. He said he was "put on this earth to be a teacher." Indiana University Jacobs School of Music hide caption

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Remembering Janos Starker, The Cellist 'Born To Be A Teacher'

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Johann Sebastian Bach's St. Matthew Passion was first heard on Good Friday, 1727 in Leipzig, Germany. Getty Images hide caption

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Take a guided tour through the 'St. Matthew Passion'

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Hear Murray Perahia Play Bach And Chopin At NPR

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The new album by piano duo Anderson and Roe is devoted to J.S. Bach. Ken Schles hide caption

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05Erbarme Dich (from St. Matthew Passion)

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    Erbarme Dich (from St. Matthew Passion)
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    The Art of Bach
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    Anderson & Roe Piano Duo
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    2015

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Cameron Carpenter's new album, If You Could Read My Mind, comes out Aug. 26. Thomas Grube/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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If You Could Read My Mind

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Annie Bergen Talks To Kent Nagano About Taking Risks In Progamming

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Simone Dinnerstein: Tiny Desk Concert

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