Chick Corea and Bela Fleck's new album, Two, is out now. C. TAYLOR CROTHERS/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Chick Corea And Béla Fleck On The Joys (And Challenges) Of Collaborating
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Béla Fleck And Abigail Washburn On Mountain Stage
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Nels Cline and Julian Lage's new collaborative album is called Room. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Art As Conversation: Three New Collaborative Albums
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Bela Fleck & Abigail Washburn's new self-titled album, their first as a duo, is out Oct. 7. Jim McGuire/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Béla Fleck And Abigail Washburn On Teaming Up, Finally
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"It was part of a beautiful, long story," Dee Dee Bridgewater says of hosting JazzSet. "It has been a highlight of my career." Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The JazzSet Finale
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Bela Fleck & Abigail Washburn
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Banjos, Bartók And La Belle Époque: New Classical Albums
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Listen: Bela Fleck On Piano Jazz
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