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In 'The Sour Cherry Tree,' a child keeps memories of her late grandfather close

The day after her beloved Baba Bazorg dies, a little girl remembers some of her favorite things about him: his striped slippers, the mints in his pockets and the fig cookies he always shared.

A pen and black ink drawing by Albrecht Dürer titled "The Virgin and Child with a Flower on a grassy Bench" is seen at London Art Week dealer Agnews, on Nov. 19, in London. Leon Neal/Getty Images hide caption

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Opinion: Albrecht Dürer's lesson for all of us today

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Mother Brandi Carlile
Peggy-O [Instrumental Studio Outtake] Grateful Dead, Jerry Garcia et. al.
Gat Damn - Instrumental Freddie Gibbs, Madlib
People Chico Hamilton
Dark Matter Harris Heller
Circles Mac Miller

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Anthony Tommasini, classical critic for the Times, looks back ahead of retirement

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Fugue No. 7 in A Major Igor Levit
Thank You for the Music Benny Andersson
White Frank Ocean
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Running From Love [Instrumental][Version 1] Marvin Gaye
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Machinist's Theme Japanese Breakfast
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