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Abelita Mateus, Marcia Ball, Helen Sung and Joanne Brackeen were this year's A Jazz Piano Christmas guests. Jati Lindsay/Courtesy of the Kennedy Center hide caption

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A Jazz Piano Christmas 2017

This year, Abelita Mateus, Marcia Ball, Helen Sung and Joanne Brackeen create a toe-tapping meditation on peace and the holidays.

A Jazz Piano Christmas 2017

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This is the Kit performs a Tiny Desk Concert on Dec. 5, 2017 (Jennifer Kerrigan/NPR). Jennifer Kerrigan/NPR hide caption

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This Is The Kit

Effortless storytelling is at the heart of This Is The Kit. And the stories the band's only permanent member, Kate Stables, weaves are profound but sweet with a tone that quietly reels you in.

Cigarettes After Sex performs a Tiny Desk Concert on Oct. 6, 2017 (Jennifer Kerrigan). Jennifer Kerrigan/NPR hide caption

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Cigarettes After Sex

This comes close to the quietest Tiny Desk Concert we've ever had. The music Cigarettes After Sex makes is incredibly hushed. It's a sound so minimal it barely exists.

Margo Price serenades the audience from the 9:30 Club balcony at NPR Music's 10th Anniversary Concert. Beck Harlan / NPR hide caption

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Watch Margo Price Sing From A Balcony At NPR Music's 10th Anniversary Concert

Standing on a balcony at the 9:30 Club, Margo Price sang songs from her first two albums.

Justin Vernon of Bon Iver performs at NPR Music's 10th Anniversary Concert in Washington, D.C. Beck Harlan / NPR hide caption

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Watch Bon Iver's Justin Vernon Perform At NPR Music's 10th Anniversary

Justin Vernon of Bon Iver performed an intimate set featuring "Heavenly Father" and a cover of Leon Russell's "A Song For You."

Tyler, The Creator performs a Tiny Desk Concert on Dec. 6, 2017 (Jennifer Kerrigan/NPR). Jennifer Kerrigan/NPR hide caption

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Tyler, The Creator

Tyler, The Creator performs three songs from his latest album Flower Boy -- and pulls off (at least) two Tiny Desk firsts in the process, while maturing beyond his class-clown image (mostly).

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Festivo Gaby Moreno In Concert

Her voice dripping with Southern R&B grit, Moreno and her band never lose sight of the emotion in the holiday classics they perform at KUT in Austin, Texas.

Festivo Alt.Latino: Gaby Moreno In Concert

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Kurt and Courtney perform a Tiny Desk Concert on Nov. 7, 2017 (Jennifer Kerrigan/NPR). Jennifer Kerrigan/NPR hide caption

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Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile

The two singers, songwriters and guitarists bring out the adolescence in each other, poking jabs, goofing around and having fun at the Tiny Desk.

Jeff Tweedy performs at NPR Music's 10th Anniversary Concert at the 9:30 Club in Washington, D.C. Beck Harlan/NPR hide caption

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Watch Jeff Tweedy's Career-Spanning Performance Celebrating 10 Years Of NPR Music

From Uncle Tupelo to an unreleased song, Jeff Tweedy showcased the range of his career in an acoustic set.

King Krule performs a Tiny Desk Concert on Oct. 20, 2017 (Jennifer Kerrigan/NPR). Jennifer Kerrigan/NPR hide caption

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King Krule

King Krule, the musical project of English singer, songwriter and rapper, Archy Marshall, brings its twisted, woozy tones to the Tiny Desk.