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Van-Anh Vanessa Vo

The musician unpacks an array of traditional Vietnamese instruments — and 1,000 years of culture.

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Kronos Quartet

The intrepid champions of new music bring a lullaby, rare blues and a work by Bryce Dessner to NPR.

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Lawrence Brownlee

The operatic tenor, acclaimed for his Rossini, circles back to his roots as a singer of spirituals.

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Time For Three

Hear the "classically trained garage band" perform with staggering technique and contagious energy.

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Maya Beiser

A brilliant cellist with a stunning command of her instrument, Beiser performs at the NPR offices.

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Angélica Negrón On Q2 Music's 'Spaces'


Watch the creative Puerto Rican-born composer show off her vintage keyboards and music boxes.