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Trio Infuses 'Transylvanian Folk Songs' With Mystery And Clarity

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Ella Fitzgerald And Louis Armstrong Go 'Cheek To Cheek' On A 4-Disc Set

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New Takes On Bach And Handel Delight The Ears During The Pandemic

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LA Punk Band X Returns With Go-For-Broke Urgency In 'Alphabetland'

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Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach's mercurial music, with its sparkle and unpredictability, was a departure from the style of his father, Johann Sebastian. De Agostini Picture Library/Getty Images hide caption

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C.P.E. Bach: Mercurial Diversions For Uncertain Times

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Saxophonist Dayna Stephens' 'Liberty' Feels Right For The Way We're Living

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Lido Pimienta Releases A New Album, Raises Awareness Of Problems In Colombia

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On her self-titled debut album, Rina Sawayama borrows from all corners of the pop world to explore depression, her fight to preserve her Japanese heritage and the legacy of family strife. Hendrik Schneider/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Rina Sawayama Embraces The Pain On Her Beautifully Messy Debut

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With 'Future Nostalgia,' Dua Lipa Reminds Us How To Feel Care-Free

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Lisa Mezzacappa's 'Cosmicomics' Riffs On Italo Calvino's Scientific Surrealism

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Deap Lips is a collaboration between Deap Vally and members of The Flaming Lips. Its debut is "a psychedelic dream with jagged edges," perfect for quarantine listening, our critic writes. Erika Mugglin/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Deap Lips' Debut Is An Interstellar Excursion For The Quarantined Mind

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Mixing Colours is Roger and Brian Eno's first release as a duo. Bee Eno and Mary Evers/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Roger And Brian Eno's First Album Together Comes At The Perfect Time

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Jazz Guitarist Jeff Parker Crosses Musical Genres On 'Suite For Max Brown'

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K-Pop Band BTS Proves Its Skill And Influence On 'Map Of The Soul: 7'

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Kassa Overall calls himself a "backpack jazz producer." He recorded his new album I Think I'm Good by capturing free-form jazz exploration and then chopping the recordings on his laptop. Spencer Ostrander/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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On 'I Think I'm Good,' Kassa Overall Expands The Realm Of Jazz/Hip-Hop Fusion

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