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Blind Boys Of Alabama On Mountain Stage

The legendary soul-gospel group performs songs from its latest album, produced by Justin Vernon.

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Amir ElSaffar And Two Rivers On JazzSet

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The trumpeter mixes instruments from both sides of the world at the Newport Jazz Festival.

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Blue Note At 75

Norah Jones' Dream Band

The singer-songwriter performs live with her labelmates, some of whom are modern jazz stars.

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Classics in Concert

Music By Arvo Pärt, From The Met Museum

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Watch the Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir perform an extended, mesmerizing prayer.

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Paul Cebar Tomorrow Sound On Mountain Stage

The funky singer-songwriter plays songs from his latest album with Tomorrow Sound, Fine Rude Thing.

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Ray Anderson's 'Sweet Chicago Suite' On JazzSet

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At the Newport Jazz Festival, Anderson shares his "musical memoir" of growing up in 1960s Chicago.

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Frank Vignola And Vinny Raniolo On Mountain Stage

The respected guitarists bring their technical skills and charisma to a live stage in Athens, Ohio.

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