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Watch Guess Monday's Mystery Song Premiere

June 28, 2014 – Monday at noon we'll premiere a song by an artist we love. Can you guess who?

Julius Rudel, photographed (ca. 1970) in rehearsal with the orchestra of the New York City Opera, spent more than three decades with the company.

Watch Julius Rudel, Longtime Director Of New York City Opera, Dies At 93

June 26, 2014 – The conductor led New York's second-largest opera company when American talent was flowering.

You've Got A Friend: Ed Sheeran's second album, X, released this week, sets out to prove that the "friend zone" doesn't have to be toxic.

Watch He'll Be There For You

June 26, 2014 – On his new album, X, Ed Sheeran explores the warm side of the sometimes troubling "friend zone."

Charles Gayle was honored with a lifetime achievement award at this year's Vision Festival. On the event's opening night, Gayle performed as his alter ego, Streets the Clown.

Read The Future Of Intense Art: A Free-Jazz Event Looks Forward

June 25, 2014 – The Vision Festival, now in its 19th year, is targeting community outreach and childhood education.

Glenn Dicterow joined the New York Philharmonic as its concertmaster in 1980. He has performed as its soloist every year since.

Watch New York Philharmonic's Lead Fiddler Rests His Bow

June 24, 2014 – Glenn Dicterow was the orchestra's youngest concertmaster. After 34 years he says farewell.

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David Aaron Carpenter plays the 'Macdonald' Stradivarius viola at Sotheby's auction house for NPR in April.

Read What's Worth $45 Million — Or More? One Viola

June 24, 2014 – The sale of the most expensive musical instrument in history could be announced Wednesday.

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They mean well.

Watch Think Before You Clap: You Could Be Beat Deaf

June 24, 2014 – Some people just can't keep a beat. One neuroscientist says a "musical brain disorder" is to blame.

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Robert Plant and his new band The Sensational Space Shifters.

Watch Song Premiere: Robert Plant's Bold New Band

June 23, 2014 – Robert Plant will put out a new album in September. Hear the song "Rainbow" right now.

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Hundreds of musicians descended upon an iconic New York city spot to perform.

Watch Making Joyful Noise At Make Music New York 2014

June 22, 2014 – What do you get when hundreds of musicians gather in Brooklyn to perform a joyful new song? Bliss.

Stephanie Blythe (left) as Gertrude Stein and Elizabeth Futral as Alice B. Toklas in the Opera Theatre of Saint Louis' 2014 production of 27.

Watch Gertrude Stein Opera Finds Beauty In The Mundane

June 21, 2014 – A new opera from composer Ricky Ian Gordon uses tiny moments to tell the story of a big personality.

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Elizabeth Grant, better known by her stage name, Lana Del Rey.

Watch Darkness Comes Alive: The Paradox Of Lana Del Rey

June 20, 2014 – Pop's most divisive new star is more than the sum of her influences, says critic Barry Walters.

Drummer LaFrae Sci (seen here in a photo shoot for Tom Tom Magazine) says that even nonmusicians can benefit from learning to hear two rhythms at once.

Read Can't Follow The Beat? Just Add Butter

June 19, 2014 – Why certain rhythms trip us up, and what butter has to do with making them stick.

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Paul Van Haver, better known as Stromae, has already captured the European music market. Now, he's setting his sights on the U.S.

Watch A Global Star In The Making, Set To Touch Down In The U.S.

June 19, 2014 – Stromae captured Europe in 2009. Now, he hopes to ride a wave of hits across the Atlantic.

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Horace Silver performs for television in Copenhagen, Denmark, in 1979.

Read Legendary Pianist Horace Silver Dies At 85

June 18, 2014 – With bluesy, funky, "nitty-gritty" tunes, Silver shifted the jazz landscape of the 1950s and '60s.

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The Vision Festival, now in its 19th year, is targeting community outreach and childhood education.

The Future Of Intense Art: A Free-Jazz Event Looks Forward

The Vision Festival, now in its 19th year, is targeting community outreach and childhood education.

The sale of the most expensive musical instrument in history could be announced Wednesday.

What's Worth $45 Million — Or More? One Viola

The sale of the most expensive musical instrument in history could be announced Wednesday.

Pop's most divisive new star is more than the sum of her influences, says critic Barry Walters.

Darkness Comes Alive: The Paradox Of Lana Del Rey

Pop's most divisive new star is more than the sum of her influences, says critic Barry Walters.

The philosophical rapper says he has high expectations of his audience and what he's made for them.

Ab-Soul: 'It's A Lot'

The philosophical rapper says he has high expectations of his audience and what he's made for them.

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