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So Percussion performs a Tiny Desk Concert at the NPR Music offices on Jan. 31, 2012.

Watch So Percussion: Tiny Desk Concert

April 2, 2012 – The ensemble employs all kinds of toys, from an amplified cactus to a mug filled with spare change.

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Joyce El Khoury and Brian Jadge perform a Tiny Desk Concert at the NPR Music offices.

Watch Joyce El Khoury And Brian Jagde: Tiny Desk Concert

February 20, 2012 – Hear the fresh-faced opera singers perform Puccini at the NPR Music offices.

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Alisa Weilerstein performs at the National Aquarium in Baltimore.

Watch Alisa Weilerstein: Playing Bach With The Fishes

February 16, 2012 – Weilerstein serenades the sea creatures at the National Aquarium in Baltimore with music by Bach.

Ingudeson & Joo performing at NPR headquarters on Feb. 2, 2012.

Watch Igudesman And Joo: 'I Will Survive'

February 13, 2012 – The classical comedy duo relishes overturning traditional attitudes toward classical music.

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Jake Schepps and Expedition Quartet perform at the Tiny Desk Concert on Oct. 12, 2011.

Watch Jake Schepps' Expedition Quartet: Tiny Desk Concert

January 19, 2012 – Banjo master Schepps and friends create an intriguing goulash of Bartók, bluegrass and bebop.

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Mantra performs at Lowe's for a Field Recording

Watch Mantra: Post-Minimalist Percussion In Aisle 12

January 12, 2012 – A hardware store proved an ideal setting for a performance of Timber, written for six two-by-fours.

Gil Shaham Field Recording at Hirshhorn Museum

Watch Gil Shaham: A Violinist's Day At The Museum

January 12, 2012 – Violinist Gil Shaham performs an impromptu Bach recital at the Smithsonian's Hirshhorn Museum.

Gabriel Kahane performs a Tiny Desk Concert at the NPR Music offices on Monday, October 17, 2011.

Watch Gabriel Kahane: Tiny Desk Concert

November 27, 2011 – Hear the agile musician's rigorously crafted songs, which fall somewhere between classical and pop.

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Tenor Joseph Calleja performing at Le Poisson Rouge, New York City on October 24, 2011.

Watch Tenor Joseph Calleja And Friends In Concert

October 24, 2011 – The vibrant young opera star from Malta performed an intimate club date live in New York City.

Hilary Hahn performs a Tiny Desk Concert at the NPR Music offices on September 8, 2011.

Watch Hilary Hahn: Tiny Desk Concert

October 21, 2011 – The classical violinist blends Bach and Charles Ives with flair, then tops it off with a fedora.

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The Knights.

Watch The Knights: On A Quest To Make Great Music

September 29, 2011 – Watch a documentary about the fabulously energetic orchestra called The Knights.

Jenny Lin performs a Tiny Desk Concert at the NPR Music offices.

Watch Jenny Lin: Tiny Desk Concert

September 26, 2011 – The pianist usually plays eight-foot Steinways. See what she does on an electronic keyboard.

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Organist Paul Jacobs performs at NPR headquarters in Washington, DC for a Tiny Desk Concert on Friday, June 3, 2011.

Watch Paul Jacobs: Tiny Desk Concert

August 12, 2011 – Watch the miraculous hands (and feet) of the Grammy-winning organist in an all-Bach performance.

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Michael Feinstein sings Gershwin, with strings.

Watch With Strings Attached: Michael Feinstein Sings Gershwin

July 28, 2011 – Watch what happens when the celebrated cabaret artist sings Gershwin with a string quartet.

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