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Robert Ellis

Ellis plays thoughtfully stripped-down arrangements from his ambitious country record.

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Andy Shauf

The Saskatchewan singer-songwriter performs three quietly affecting songs in the NPR Music offices.

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Steve Kimock

The veteran jam-rock guitarist's dedication to his instrument is matched only by his imagination.

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Daymé Arocena

Arocena's voice combines Aretha Franklin's soul and the sabor of Cuban music queen Celia Cruz.

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Lara St. John

With her intrepid pianist in tow, the violinist performs rowdy tunes that will leave you breathless.

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Monika

When you hear Monika, life feels good: The singer's performances and presence are simply winning.

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Eighth Blackbird

Watch the sextet perform new music by David Lang, Bryce Dessner and Robert Honstein.

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Florist

Emily Sprague performs three delicate songs with help from members of New York's Epoch collective.

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Peter Frampton

Frampton brought some classic songs to the Tiny Desk. We couldn't help but sing along.