More From Studio Sessions

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Robin Meloy Goldsby On Piano Jazz

The pianist penned a memoir about her career of performing in bars, clubs and hotel lobbies.

Favorite Sessions

Rudolf Buchbinder's Robust Beethoven WGBH

The Viennese pianist plays the "Pathétique" sonata with focused energy at WGBH in Boston.

World Cafe

The Brighton Port Authority: Fatboy Slim Returns WXPN-FM

Fatboy Slim's new project, The BPA, collaborates with David Byrne, Martha Wainwright and Iggy Pop.

World Cafe

Butch Walker Creates Music From Ashes WXPN-FM

Walker's new album is a bright collection of indie-pop called Sycamore Meadows.

World Cafe

Jeremy Messersmith: Metropolitan Poetry WXPN-FM

Messersmith discusses his new album, which juxtaposes love and hope against an urban backdrop.

World Cafe

Laura Marling: Indie-Folk Darling WXPN-FM

British indie-folk newcomer Laura Marling showcases songs from Alas I Cannot Swim.

Favorite Sessions

Umalali: The 'Voice' Of The Garifuna KEXP-FM

Umalali revives and shares the Garifuna culture of Central America in a session from KEXP.

World Cafe

James Taylor Sings A New American Songbook WXPN-FM

James Taylor interprets country and R&B standards in a session from World Cafe.

World Cafe

Susan Tedeschi: Back To The Blues WXPN-FM

The Grammy nominee performs her soulful and hopeful blues in a session from WXPN.

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Hod O'Brien On Piano Jazz

On the way to the studio, O'Brien composed a song just for the session: "Clarion for Marian."