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Music director Iván Fischer leading an Budapest Festival Orchestra concert at Carnegie Hall in New York Thursday. A.J. Wilhelm for NPR hide caption

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Budapest Festival Orchestra Plays Carnegie Hall

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Conductor Andris Nelsons led the Boston Symphony Orchestra and the Tanglewood Festival Chorus Thursday in Prokofiev's Alexander Nevsky at Carnegie Hall in New York. AJ Wilhelm for NPR hide caption

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A Tale Of Two Sergeys: Boston Symphony Orchestra At Carnegie Hall

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Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (left), Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (center), and Speaker of the House John Boehner are three key lawmakers in the government shut down and debt ceiling crisis. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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Sergei Prokofiev (pictured) wrote a Fifth Symphony that has special resonance in Sao Paulo for conductor Marin Alsop. Library of Congress hide caption

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A Grand Soviet Symphony, By Way Of Brazil

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The Orchestra of St. Luke's opens The DiMenna Center for Classical Music in Manhattan. Eric Weiss /Courtesy of the OSL hide caption

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The Orchestra Of St. Luke's: Home At Last

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'Peter And The Wolf' Turns 75

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NPR's Scott Simon takes on Prokofiev's Peter and the Wolf, with the Baltimore Symphony. hide caption

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Prokofiev's 'Peter And The Wolf' (And Scott Simon)

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Boris Berman, a Yale School of Music professor, pianist and Prokofiev specialist, presents a concert of rarities by the Soviet composer. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Unearthing Prokofiev: Rare Works Get NYC Debut

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Ted Libbey recommends Prokofiev's 'Romeo and Juliet'

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Musicians in Paradise: Hawaii Hosts Teen Talent

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