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Alexandre Tharaud artist page: interviews, features and/or performances archived at NPR Music

Interviews & Profiles

NOW Ensemble's new album Awake features five so-called indie classical composers.

May 22, 2011 NPR Music's Tom Huizenga and host Guy Raz spin an eclectic assortment of new releases.

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April 19, 2009 The family-run record label from France withstands industry downturns by trusting the music.

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May 18, 2005 Remembering lost L.A. with Ry Cooder; 'Bohemian Rhapsody' retooled by Grey Delisle; A new vocal ...

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News

Emmanuelle Riva in Michael Haneke's Amour.

February 23, 2013 The Best Picture nominee about love at the end of life uses music sparingly but crushingly.

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Fiction by the Ebene Quartet was one of our favorite albums this year.

December 8, 2011 From modernism to Mendelssohn and the massive sound of Mahler, a wide-ranging top 10 list.

Cover art for Adele, '21.'

December 5, 2011 The list of our 50 favorite albums of the year includes Adele and more artists from A to B.

Adele 21 album cover.

June 14, 2011 The list of our 25 favorite albums of the year so far includes Adele and more artists from A to B.

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Pergolesi: Stabat Mater

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  • Album: Pergolesi: Stabat Mater
  • Artist: Rene Jacobs
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Erik Satie: Avent dernières pensées

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  • Album: Erik Satie: Avent dernières pensées
  • Artist: Alexandre Tharaud
  • Label: Harmonia Mundi
  • Released: 2009