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The 2013 Americana Music Association Honors And Awards Show

Listen to an array of performances by the best in Americana from the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville.

Gregory Porter (center) performs with saxophonist Yohsuke Satoh at the annual Strings of Autumn International Music Festival in Prague. Petra Hajska/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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JazzSet with Dee Dee Bridgewater

Gregory Porter On JazzSet WBGO-FM

When Porter performed at a Prague music festival, applause between songs ran for a minute or longer.

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Live At The Village Vanguard

Dave King Trio WBGO-FM

The Bad Plus' drummer plays moody standards with fellow underground guys from the Upper Midwest.

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JazzSet with Dee Dee Bridgewater

Christie Dashiell, Alfredo Rodriguez On JazzSet WBGO-FM

A former Sing-Off contestant and a Cuban pianist bring something new to the Kennedy Center.

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Newport Folk Festival

Sarah Jarosz, Live In Concert

Hear Sarah Jarosz perform new songs as part of the 2013 Newport Folk Festival.

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Newport Jazz Festival

Joshua Redman Quartet, Live In Concert

The saxophonist's latest record is all ballads, but this foot-raising program isn't quite so calm.

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JazzSet with Dee Dee Bridgewater

Branford Marsalis Quartet On JazzSet WBGO-FM

Hear the first host of JazzSet bring his long-running quartet to the Napa Valley Opera House.

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Live At The Village Vanguard

Jimmy Cobb WBGO-FM

At 84, the drummer of Miles Davis' first great quintet brings together an international band.

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Mountain Stage

Amanda Shires On Mountain Stage

The gifted fiddler and her husband, Jason Isbell, perform songs from her album Down Fell The Doves.

Sean Jones performs at the Detroit Jazz Festival. Jeff Forman hide caption

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JazzSet with Dee Dee Bridgewater

Sean Jones, Jeff 'Tain' Watts On JazzSet

The trumpeter and the drummer each bring high-energy bands to the Detroit Jazz Festival.