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Read 13 Reasons To Visit Your Local Record Store Today
Read Yip Harburg: A Lyricist For The Ages Jazz24
Read 5 Long-Lost Soul Songs
April 9, 2012 – From history's shadows, these high-quality soul tracks all feature women who deserve to be heard.
Read Occupy Prom Night: Six Prom Themes You Wish You'd Had
April 6, 2012 – NPR Music's staff picks six songs for wishful thinkers and other alternate-universe prom-goers.
Read The Shakuhachi Jazz Of Minoru Muraoka
Read The Once-Thriving Jazz Scene Of ... Indianapolis? WFIU
Read The 'Goldbergs,' Remixed
Read Beyond Glenn Gould: Five Great 'Goldberg Variations' WGBH
March 20, 2012 – With nearly 200 recordings of Bach's Goldberg Variations on the market, how do you choose? WGBH
Read Gospel Meets Jazz, With Unpredictable Results
Read Dick Hyman: A Living, Breathing Encyclopedia Of Jazz Jazz24
March 9, 2012 – The pianist, who turned 85 this week, combines uplifting elegance with jaw-dropping chops. Jazz24
Read Songs We Love: Disney Songwriters The Sherman Brothers
March 7, 2012 – NPR staffers celebrate the men behind "Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious" with their memories.
Read Stan Kenton At 100: Artistry In Rhythm WBGO
Read It's A Buyer's Market: Crate-Digging On $100 A Day
January 27, 2012 – Egon takes to the bins of New York record stores to hunt down five obscure finds for under $100.
Read Musical Dim Sum: Five Chinese Composers In America
January 23, 2012 – Celebrate the year of the dragon with music by influential Chinese composers active in the U.S.