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Read Melissa Aldana Wins Thelonious Monk Competition For Saxophonists
September 17, 2013 – Aldana, 24, is the first female instrumentalist to take home the annual prize for young musicians.
Read Barbez Mines Resistance And Tradition Of Italian Jews
September 14, 2013 – Inspired by an ethnomusicologist, musician Dan Kaufman revives forgotten melodies on Bella Ciao.
Watch A Vintage Filter On Today's Top 40
Read Ray Dolby, Who Pioneered Recorded Sound, Dies
Watch Taking Back 'Funkytown': Songwriters Prepare For A Custody Battle
September 12, 2013 – Artists are filing to regain ownership of their work under a 1976 revision of copyright law.
Read What Does A Song That Costs $5 Sound Like?
96-Year-Old's Love Song Breaks Onto Billboard Hot 100 List
Read New York City's 'People's Opera' May Face Its Final Curtain
September 10, 2013 – The New York City Opera may have to cancel its upcoming season if fundraising falls short.
Read We Saw Andre 3000 Play Jimi Hendrix
Read Federal Drug Case Ensnares The Home Of Hyphy
Watch This Is Musician Mickey Hart's Brain On Music
Listen Turns Out Your Kids Really Did Love That Music You Played
September 6, 2013 – People in their early 20s have strong positive feelings linked to the music their parents loved.
Read Dancing With The Dictators: Kanye West Joins The Club
September 5, 2013 – The rapper spent last weekend at a wedding in Kazakhstan.
Watch Everybody Loves John Fogerty