Oscar Paz Suaznabar started playing keyboard by ear when he was just 2. The now 9-year-old pianist has played at Carnegie Hall and the Kennedy Center. Courtesy Oscar Paz Suaznabar hide caption

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Eilen Jewell at Military Reserve Park in Boise, Idaho. Otto Kitsinger/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Madisen Ward and the Mama Bear's debut album, Skeleton Crew, is out now. Danny Clinch/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The song "Home" from Holly Herndon's new album, Platform, concerns being honest with ourselves about technology so that as a society we can figure out how to make things better. Bennet Perez/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Pianist and composer Stephen Hough. Andrew Crowley/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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After 42 years, cellist Joel Krosnick (foreground, left) is bidding farewell to the Juilliard String Quartet. Sony Classical/Simon Powis hide caption

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Queen Latifah plays blues singer Bessie Smith in the HBO movie Bessie. Frank Masi/Courtesy of HBO hide caption

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