Sauti Sol performs for a Field Recording on the Pfluger Pedestrian Bridge in Austin, Texas, during SXSW 2012 Mito Habe-Evans/NPR hide caption

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Field Recordings

A Morning Walk With Sauti Sol

The Afro-fusion quartet from Nairobi greets the Austin morning with a version of "Love or Leave."

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Tiny Desk

Yann Tiersen

Tiersen's rich, liltingly eccentric pop music is constructed from lots of sweet, intricate pieces.