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Stax Bassist Duck Dunn Remembered In Memphis

As one fourth of Booker T. and the MGs, Dunn helped lay the foundation of Memphis soul.

Stop The Music: A Dancer Tries Silence

Amy O'Neal is a choreographer who recently took on a daunting task: an entire performance without a single note of music.

Gil Evans, Essential Jazz Arranger, At 100

Famous for his collaborations with Miles Davis, Evans brought orchestral colors and textures to jazz, and was a pioneer of the "cool" sound.

Days With Dizzy: Arturo Sandoval On His Trumpet Mentor

The Cuban trumpeter first met Dizzy Gillespie in 1977, when the American jazzman came to Havana to play a concert. It was the start of a friendship that would last until Gillespie's death in 1993.

Roman Totenberg: A Musical Life Remembered

NPR's Nina Totenberg recalls her late father's mastery of music, as well as his love of life.

Polica On World Cafe

Hear the band, known for their interesting take on autotune, play songs from their debut album Give Up The Ghost.