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David Byrne And St. Vincent

Peek behind the curtain at the final rehearsal for the two musicians' magical live show.

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Jeremy Denk

The pianist has his own personal "piano boot camp." Actually, it's his cramped Manhattan apartment.

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Jonathan Biss

A building demolition inadvertently helps the pianist discover the perfect practicing solution.

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New York Polyphony

Cathedrals aren't easy to come by, so the vocal group falls back on a modest-sized living room.