More From Music Videos

Cantus performs a Tiny Desk Concert on Dec. 3, 2012. Ryan Smith/for NPR hide caption

toggle caption Ryan Smith/for NPR

Tiny Desk

Cantus

The a cappella ensemble sings widely divergent songs from American, European and Sufi traditions.

McCoy Tyner at the SFJAZZ Center Opening Night concert. Scott Chernis/Courtesy of SFJAZZ hide caption

toggle caption Scott Chernis/Courtesy of SFJAZZ

Concerts

McCoy Tyner: Live At SFJAZZ

Watch the massively influential pianist perform with long-time collaborator Bobby Hutcherson.

Saxophonists Joshua Redman (center) and Joe Lovano (left) lead a performance at the SFJAZZ Center grand opening. Scott Chernis/Courtesy of SFJAZZ hide caption

toggle caption Scott Chernis/Courtesy of SFJAZZ

Concerts

Joe Lovano & Joshua Redman: Live At SFJAZZ

Watch a founding member of the SFJAZZ Collective and his tenor sax successor drive a jaunty swinger.

Ben Schneider of Lord Huron sets up for his session on KCRW's Morning Becomes Eclectic. Larry Hirshowitz/KCRW hide caption

toggle caption Larry Hirshowitz/KCRW

Favorite Sessions

KCRW Presents: Lord Huron

KCRW

Watch one of the best new bands in Los Angeles perform its hit "Time to Run," live on KCRW.

NPR Music, WQXR and (Le) Poisson Rouge host an intimate evening of music that spans both great Western and Middle Eastern music with members of an inspiring orchestra, led by one of classical music's most eminent artists. Ryan Muir for NPR hide caption

toggle caption Ryan Muir for NPR

Classics in Concert

Daniel Barenboim And Members Of The West-Eastern Divan Orchestra

WQXR radio

NPR Music and WQXR host an intimate evening that spans great Western and Middle Eastern music.

Odd Future offshoot The Internet performs live at KEXP in Seattle. Dave Lichterman/KEXP hide caption

toggle caption Dave Lichterman/KEXP

Favorite Sessions

The Internet: Odd Future's Smooth Side

KEXP

Watch Matt Martians and Syd The Kid perform "Give It Time," live on KEXP's Street Sounds.

Of Montreal performs a Tiny Desk Concert on Dec. 14, 2012. Christopher Parks/NPR hide caption

toggle caption Christopher Parks/NPR

Tiny Desk

Of Montreal

Frontman Kevin Barnes uses the intimacy of the NPR Music offices to try out some quiet new material.

John Cale visits KEXP's studios in Seattle for an intimate performance. Renata Steiner/KEXP hide caption

toggle caption Renata Steiner/KEXP

Favorite Sessions

John Cale: The Return Of An Underground Icon

KEXP

Watch the co-founder of The Velvet Underground perform "I Wanna Talk 2 U," live at KEXP in Seattle.

Mito Habe-Evans/NPR

Field Recordings

The Ebene Quartet Powers Through Mendelssohn

Watch one of today's top string quartets delve deep at a Brooklyn bookstore.

Mexican Institute of Sound performs live on KCRW. Larry Hirshowitz/KCRW hide caption

toggle caption Larry Hirshowitz/KCRW

Favorite Sessions

KCRW Presents: Mexican Institute Of Sound

KCRW

Watch Mexico City producer Camilo Lara perform "Es-Toy" on KCRW's Morning Becomes Eclectic.