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Jan Garbarek

Jan Garbarek artist page: interviews, features and/or performances archived at NPR Music

Interviews & Profiles

Hilliard Ensemble with Jan Garbarek

November 7, 2010 The choral group and the saxophonist say they decide nothing before performing a piece.

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Reviews

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August 15, 2012 A new box set of early albums captures the saxophonist's forming sound — austere and astringent.

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December 22, 2008 Author Tom Moon offers an alternative list of winter music for those sick of holiday songs.

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Buerbrae Glacier, Odde, Hardanger Fjord, Norway.

January 12, 2009 Norwegians reinvented American avant-garde jazz in their own distinctly icy way.

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Chopin

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Gillian Welch

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Spoon

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Rodrigo y Gabriela

Rodrigo y Gabriela

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Bon Iver

Bon Iver

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Charles Mingus

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Emerson String Quartet

Emerson String Quartet

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Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan

NPR Music explores the life and voice of the passionate Qawwali singer.

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Wye Oak

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M.I.A.

Music and news from the Sri Lanka-born hip-hop artist and producer.

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Arcade Fire

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In Praise of Dreams

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  • Album: In Praise of Dreams
  • Artist: Jan Garbarek
  • Label: ECM Records
  • Released: 2004
 

Officium Novum

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  • Album: Officium Novum
  • Artist: Jan Garbarek and The Hilliard Ensemble
  • Label: ECM
  • Released: 2010