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Bela Fleck and Abigail Washburn On World Cafe

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Béla Fleck & Abigail Washburn perform bluegrass and Mandarin folk music for Mountain Stage. Brian Blauser/Mountain Stage hide caption

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Mountain Stage

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Chick Corea and Bela Fleck's new album, Two, is out now. C. TAYLOR CROTHERS/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Chick Corea And Béla Fleck On The Joys (And Challenges) Of Collaborating

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Béla Fleck And Abigail Washburn On Mountain Stage

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Nels Cline and Julian Lage's new collaborative album is called Room. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Art As Conversation: Three New Collaborative Albums

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Bela Fleck & Abigail Washburn's new self-titled album comes out Oct. 7. Jim McGuire/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Bela Fleck & Abigail Washburn

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Bela Fleck & Abigail Washburn's new self-titled album, their first as a duo, is out Oct. 7. Jim McGuire/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Béla Fleck And Abigail Washburn On Teaming Up, Finally

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"It was part of a beautiful, long story," Dee Dee Bridgewater says of hosting JazzSet. "It has been a highlight of my career." Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The JazzSet Finale

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Bela Fleck & Abigail Washburn On Mountain Stage

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Caleb Burhans debut album as a composer is called Evensong. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Banjos, Bartók And La Belle Époque: New Classical Albums

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Listen: Bela Fleck On Piano Jazz

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Fleck, Meyer, Hussain: Border Crossing

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Bela Fleck And Toumani Diabate: Banjo Roots

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Bela Fleck in Studio on World Cafe 12/24/08

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Can Scarlett Johansson Sing? Who Cares?

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Chick Corea & Bela Fleck in Studio on World Cafe - 06/29/2007

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Listen to this 'Talk of the Nation' topic

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Thurber Plays Bass, Fleck Plays Banjo

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