A rare photo of East of Underground in performance. The band formed while its members were stationed in Germany during the Vietnam War.

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Mono Blanco, a veteran Son Jarocho band from Veracruz, performs in Los Angeles.

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Musicians, festival organizers and a union representative conducted a press conference on Monday to announce the new Winter Jazzfest agreement in the festival's premier venue, Le Poisson Rouge.

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The Passenger is staged to juxtapose Auschwitz during the Holocaust — on the lower stage — with a chance encounter on the upper level years later.

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Soprano Anna Netrebko, right, portrays Anne Boleyn in the Metropolitan Opera's production of Anna Bolena in New York. The Met raised $182 million in in donations in its last fundraising year.

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Illustration of Franz Liszt. The Hungarian composer and pianist revolutionized the art of performance.

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