Composer-performer Max Richter (right) brings his revamped Vivaldi to Manhattan's Le Poisson Rouge. Denise DeBelius/NPR hide caption

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Max Richter In Concert: Reimagining Vivaldi


The inventive composer performs a Four Seasons makeover with violinist Daniel Hope.

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Tiny Desk


The a cappella ensemble sings widely divergent songs from American, European and Sufi traditions.

NPR Music, WQXR and (Le) Poisson Rouge host an intimate evening of music that spans both great Western and Middle Eastern music with members of an inspiring orchestra, led by one of classical music's most eminent artists. Ryan Muir for NPR hide caption

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Classics in Concert

Daniel Barenboim And Members Of The West-Eastern Divan Orchestra

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NPR Music and WQXR host an intimate evening that spans great Western and Middle Eastern music.

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Ray Chen

Watch a stellar rising violinist perform two bonbons in an intimate club performance recorded live.

Members of ACME (violinists Caroline Shaw and Ben Russell, violist Nadia Sirota and cellist Clarice Jensen) dug into Steve Reich's Different Trains to open their performance, recorded live on Sept. 11, 2012. AJ Wilhelm for NPR hide caption

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Live in Concert

ACME In Concert: Steve Reich's Complete String Quartets


The contemporary music dynamos traversed landmark works at New York's (Le) Poisson Rouge.

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Tiny Desk

Avi Avital

Avital's mandolin sings with the sounds of Ernest Bloch and a raucous Bulgarian folk tune.

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