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Gustavo Dudamel On The Magic Of Stravinsky's 'Crazy Music'

One of today's hottest conductors talks about a piece that's integral to his musical life: Stravinsky's earthshaking Rite of Spring, which Dudamel insists has not lost its power to shock in the century since it was written.
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Yasek Manzano: Jazz From Havana's Streets

Hear the music of an exciting young trumpeter from Havana, as well as a brief history of Cuban jazz.
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YouTube Shares Ad Revenue With Musicians, But Does It Add Up?

Musicians say they see benefits to their music and videos being on YouTube — but not much money.
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Atlanta Symphony Musicians Ratify New Contract

When the two sides couldn't reach an agreement last month, players were locked out of the Woodruff Arts Center. With the season set to begin in just one week, the musicians approved a deal with $5 million in concessions.
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'Moon River' Singer Andy Williams Has Died

The clean-cut crooner had 18 gold albums and hits that stretched from the '60s into the '90s.
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Hacienda On World Cafe

Known for energetic shows, the Tex-Mex band recorded its new album, Shakedown, with Dan Auerbach.

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