"My first memories are listening to music and feeling my body tingle," says Philip Rosheger, a classical guitarist who performs outdoors in Berkeley, Calif. Thom Brekke hide caption

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Classical Guitar In The California Breeze

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Scott Summers has been playing saxophone for close to 30 years, and performing outside for 10. Lucien Jung hide caption

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Music Al Fresco: Milwaukee's Saxophone Summer

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Pianist Kirby Lee Hammel and drummer Jake Alexander perform as Clangin' & Bangin' at an Oakland farmers market. Nina Thorsen/KQED hide caption

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A Honky-Tonk Duo Takes The Piano Outdoors

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Alexis Dawdy plays her violin on the streets of Lansing, Mich. Scott Pohl/WKAR hide caption

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Busking In Lansing, To Rave Reviews

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Aboriginal Sounds On Vermont Streets

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Trumpeter John Thornton plays at the corner of 7th Street and Constitution Avenue in Washington, D.C., just a few blocks from NPR's headquarters. Devon Kodzis/NPR hide caption

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A Lone Trumpeter Serenades The National Mall

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CABOMA members play guitar and mandolin on a summer afternoon. Devon Kodzis/NPR hide caption

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Fresh Bluegrass For A Sultry Summer

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