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Read A Very Young Composer Gets His Chance At The N.Y. Phil
June 2, 2012 – One talented fifth-grader gets his music played by one of the world's top orchestras.
Read Five DC Jazz Festival Artists Actually From The Washington Area
June 1, 2012 – Here are five great musicians who will keep the nation's capital swinging well after early June.
Read Around The Jazz Internet: June 1, 2012
Read Around The Classical Internet: June 1, 2012
Read Portraits Of An American Metal Festival
Read Requiem For A Cabaret: The Oak Room Closes
Watch A New Hip-Hop Recipe With A Familiar Sound
Read Fresh Air Remembers Traditional Music Legend Doc Watson
May 30, 2012 – Fresh Air remembers the traditional folk and bluegrass guitarist with excerpts from a 1988 interview
Read Doc Watson, Folk Music Icon, Dies At 89
Read A Rapper Ravaged By An Online Firestorm
Read Around The Jazz Internet: May 25, 2012
Read Around The Classical Internet: May 25, 2012
Watch Afghan Whigs: Songs Of Love Gone Wrong, Done Right
May 25, 2012 – After a decade away, the band's songs of intense, complicated desire still lay our reality bare.
Read An Uncommon 'Riddle': Joshua Redman Covers His Musical Peer
May 25, 2012 – The saxophonist performs a piece by his contemporary — a practice much rarer than you might think.
Watch Eurovision 2012: The Babushki Make It To The Final
May 25, 2012 – Six grandmothers, a half-Congolese Ukrainian singer and more are competing in Baku, Azerbaijan.