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The Subspecies Of Pianists, Or, What Jerry Lee Lewis And Beethoven Share

In a new book, pianist, composer and author Stuart Isacoff proposes an aural taxonomy of pianists.

The Zombies On World Cafe

The British Invasion original is alive and well as two of its founding members maintain a mix of old hits and new achievements.

Honoring Veterans With A Military Clarinet Quartet

The Air Force's Bay State Winds Clarinet Quartet joins Terry Gross for a discussion of military ensembles. The group also performs several songs in tribute to the men and women who've served in the armed forces.

Wild Flag On World Cafe

The explosively energetic foursome treats World Cafe to its fusion of raucous punk and tight musicianship.

Joe Henry: An Eclectic And Raucous 'Reverie'

Joe Henry has produced albums by Solomon Burke, Allan Toussaint, Hugh Laurie and others. The versatile singer, songwriter and producer has just released Reverie, his 12th album. It features acoustic performances from a three-day jam session in his basement.