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Lara Downes (Home) Concert

Watch the pianist reimagine old spirituals and songs of freedom that continue to resonate in new ways.

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Grammy-Winning Fiddler Augustin Hadelich Plays The Tiny Desk

Grammy-winning fiddler Augustin Hadelich brings one of the finest violins in the world to the Tiny Desk.

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Watch Harpsichordist Mahan Esfahani Play The Tiny Desk

The harpsichord is alive and well. Watch Mahan Esfahani give the first solo harpsichord recital at the Tiny Desk, playing music that spans over 250 years.

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Lang Lang (Home) Concert

Watch the superstar pianist at home in Shanghai, China, play a soothing Chopin Nocturne and Bach you can dance to.

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Kirill Gerstein

Watch the award-winning pianist play a hit by Chopin, a premiere by Thomas Ad├Ęs and a cherished song by Gershwin dressed in a virtuosic arrangement.

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Mellotron Variations

Robby Grant, Pat Sansone (Wilco), Jonathan Kirkscey and John Medeski (Medeski, Martin & Wood) give an all-Mellotron performance, making music of magic and mystery.

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Max Richter

The eclectic composer joins members of the ACME ensemble for some of his most affecting music, which moves the audience to tears.

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Joyce DiDonato

Watch the celebrated opera star deconstruct old Italian love songs with her signature flair, backed by a crack jazz ensemble.

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Bridget Kibbey

The irrepressible harpist proves that the instrument can be as tempestuous as a tango, as complex as a Bach fugue and sing as serenely as a church choir.

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Igor Levit

The insightful pianist offers a Beethoven bonanza, ranging from the mesmerizing pulse of the popular "Moonlight" Sonata to flashes of wry humor and tender beauty.