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Shirley Scott

Listen Shirley Scott On Piano Jazz

March 29, 2013 – The Queen of the Organ solos on "Skylark" and joins host Marian McPartland on "In a Mellow Tone."


Creating Church Music: You've Got To Feel It

March 29, 2013 – Earnestine Rodgers Robinson had no formal musical training. But now, she composes classical music.


Cartoon by Pablo Helguera.

Read Mozart's K. 401

March 29, 2013 – Fridays are funnier with a classical cartoon at noon, from Deceptive Cadence.

Mose Allison performing live at Mountain Stage.

Listen Mose Allison On Mountain Stage

March 29, 2013 – The legendary blues and jazz pianist's Mountain Stage debut, recorded January 15, 1989.


Comedown Machine, the fifth studio album by The Strokes.

Read 10 Great Album Art Fake-Outs

March 28, 2013 – The album cover for The Strokes' new Comedown Machine is meant to look like a 1970s tape-reel box.

Gashcat performs at Javelina in Austin, Texas, during SXSW 2013.

Watch Front Row: Gashcat

March 28, 2013 – Watch the fabulously chaotic rock band perform "The Morning Sun" live at South by Southwest.

Steven Spielberg and John Williams confer during a break in rehearsal at Symphony Hall on Feb. 21, 1998 in Boston. Tom Hanks stands in back.

Watch Marches Madness: Spielberg's Symphonist

March 28, 2013 – See John Williams conduct the Boston Pops in the jolly march from the comedy 1941.

VHÖL is (left to right) Sigrid Sheie, John Cobbett, Mike Scheidt and Aesop Dekker.

Read VHÖL Runs Off The Rails, 'Insane With Faith'

March 28, 2013 – Members of Agalloch, YOB, and Hammers of Misfortune form this raw and adventurous metal band.

This 1653 engraving by Rembrandt inspired composer Frank Martin to write his oratorio Golgotha in 1945.

Read The Good Friday 5: Musical Passion Stories You Must Hear

March 28, 2013 – Before Easter, hear five powerful and diverse musical portrayals of Jesus' last days.

Nkulee Dube's debut album is titled My Way.

Watch In South Africa, A Reggae Legacy Lives On

March 30, 2013 – Following the death of her iconic father, Nkulee Dube is African reggae's newest hope.


Fado singer Ana Moura stole our heart this week.

Listen Fresh Flavor For Your Ears: 7 New Latin Songs

March 28, 2013 – Our favorite new music includes Portuguese fado, Brazilian electronic music, and a Chicano anthem.


Billy Cobham.

Read Billy Cobham On World Cafe WXPN

March 28, 2013 – Hear the pioneering jazz drummer talk about his 40th-anniversary tour and working with Miles Davis. WXPN


Caravan of Thieves performing live at Mountain Stage.

Listen Caravan Of Thieves On Mountain Stage

March 28, 2013 – The band fuses gypsy jazz, swing and pop music during its Mountain Stage debut.


Marvin Sapp performs at the How Sweet the Sound national gospel competition September 29 ,2008 in Chicago, Illinois.

Read Train To Glory: A Gospel Music Mix KUNM

March 28, 2013 – Listen to a continuous mix of songs curated by KUNM's Cecilia Webb, host of Train to Glory. KUNM

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