American composer John Adams has written a new concerto for saxophone. Nonesuch hide caption

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Simone Dinnerstein performs a Tiny Desk Concert in April 2014. Jim Tuttle/NPR hide caption

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Estonian composer Arvo Pärt, creator of contemplative music, photographed in 1990 by influential patron Betty Freeman. Betty Freeman/ECM Records hide caption

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Iestyn Davies performs a Tiny Desk Concert. NPR hide caption

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Some performances during the Bard Music Festival in the Hudson Valley take place at the Fisher Center, designed by Frank Gehry. Peter Aaron/Esto hide caption

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