Concerts Performances from today's top artists, filmed at venues and festivals across the country.

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Digital Blowout: Wobbly, Daniel, Dunkelman, Whitman In Concert

At the High Zero Festival, drummer Shayna Dunkelman locked into some nearly dance-rock grooves that gave the electronics-heavy spastic final set some direction.

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A Brief History Of Electronic Music: Keith Fullerton Whitman In Concert

At the Theatre Project, Whitman stood center stage, hovered over four synthesizer units in a perfect 2x2 formation. Rapid-fire popcorn electronics took a turn into Stockhausen-esque trance at the High Zero Festival.

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Improvising With Water: Tomoko Sauvage And M.C. Schmidt In Concert

Surrounded by porcelain bowls, a mixer, effects pedals and bottles of Perrier, we sat rapt with curiosity as Tomoko Sauvage manipulated the movement of water at the High Zero Festival.

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Jonathan Batiste Band On JazzSet

When he's not amazing you with a melodica improvisation or his Chopin-esque Jelly Roll Morton piano style, Batiste unfurls a virtuoso "funque" style -- that's funk with baroque ornamentation. Batiste introduces his 12-piece band as part of this show from the Kennedy Center Jazz Club.

Jonathan Batiste Band On JazzSet

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Schubert's Trios: The Man Behind The Music

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Schubert's two piano trios provide a glimpse into the composer's vivacious personality and creative voice. Hear members of the Emerson Quartet and pianist Wu Han play both works.

Schubert Trios at Jordan Hall

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Federico Aubele On Mountain Stage

Argentine singer-songwriter Federico Aubele took inspiration from the traditional music of his homeland, as well as American country music and The Beatles. His music mixes reggae, salsa and old-school tango in this performance, recorded live.

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The Dew Fairy (Ida Falk Winland) wakes Hansel and Gretel at the start of Act 3. Christ Christopoulou/BBC hide caption

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A Proms Fairy Tale: Humperdinck's 'Hansel and Gretel'

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'Hansel and Gretel' isn't retold as often as other Grimm tales, but Englebert Humperdinck's opera has remained a classic since it premiered in the 19th century. Hear music from this production by the BBC Proms.

Hear An Introduction To The Opera

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James, Recorded Live In Concert

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The British rock group released one of the best songs of the 1990s, "Sit Down." Now, almost 30 years after they first got together, the Brits are back with a new album and a U.S. tour. Listen to their stop in Philadelphia live from World Cafe Live at noon ET.

James, Recorded Live In Concert

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Chip Taylor On Mountain Stage

Chip Taylor is a legendary songwriter, best known for writing hits like "Wild Thing," "Angel of the Morning," and "Try (Just A Little Bit Harder)." On his latest album, Yonkers, NY, he writes his autobiography in song.

Chip Taylor On Mountain Stage

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Theo Bleckmann, In Concert At (Le) Poisson Rouge

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From his work with Meredith Monk and Laurie Anderson to his solo recordings, Bleckmann has established himself as one of the important creators of new music in New York.

Theo Bleckmann, In Concert At (Le) Poisson Rouge

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Sam And Ruby On Mountain Stage

The duo of Wisconsin native Sam Brooker and Ghana-born singer Ruby Amanfu creates an unlikely blend of pop, folk and soul. The two began collaborating after meeting in Nashville and released their full-length debut, The Here and the Now, in August 2009.

Sam & Ruby On Mountain Stage

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Cadillac Sky On Mountain Stage

Cadillac Sky's sound goes beyond the disparate styles that it melds together -- from folk-rock to spacey jazz and hard-hitting string-band music. The band's unique music caught the attention of Dan Auerbach from The Black Keys, who produced its new album.

Cadillac Sky On Mountain Stage

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Robert Plant and Band Of Joy perform live at the Bowery Ballroom in New York City. Diana Wong for NPR hide caption

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Robert Plant And Band Of Joy, Live In Concert

Band of Joy doesn't just back Robert Plant. It's a band that happens to have Plant as a member. Listen to this remarkable ensemble run through several Led Zeppelin songs and some great covers at the Bowery Ballroom in New York City.

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WPA On Mountain Stage

WPA is a folk supergroup founded by Luke Bulla of Lyle Lovett's band, Glen Phillips of Toad the Wet Sprocket, and Sean Watkins of Nickel Creek. The group performs songs from its self-titled debut on this episode of Mountain Stage.

WPA on Mountain Stage

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Superchunk In Concert

After nearly a decade off, Superchunk is back with Majesty Shredding, a potent guitar-rock album with all the youth, exuberance and inspiration of the band's '90s work. Superchunk showcased the new songs, along with old favorites, in a full concert recorded live from the 9:30 Club.

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