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The 2013 Americana Music Association Honors And Awards Show

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

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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

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

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Christie Dashiell, Alfredo Rodriguez On JazzSet

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

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Sarah Jarosz, Live In Concert

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

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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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Branford Marsalis Quartet On JazzSet

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

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Jimmy Cobb

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

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