Concerts @ NPR Music

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July 24, 2014 | WBGO · Charles Lloyd is celebrating his 75th birthday with a new album, Hagar’s Song, and concert in the Temple of Dendur at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City.
 

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July 22, 2014 | NPR · The prolific singer-songwriter will showcase some of his new songs — and many others from his long and frequently glorious catalog — on Friday, July 25, in a live webcast from Newport, R.I.
 

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July 18, 2014 | NPR · Hear some of the best up-and-coming artists Alt.Latino found at this year’s event, from a hypnotic Dominican singer to a dramatic Chilean pianist and a Cuban crooner.
 

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July 16, 2014 | WBGO · Guitarist Bill Frisell shines in three very different settings: with his band reworking John Lennon tunes, in a duo with violinist Jenny Scheinman, and with The Bad Plus playing music of Paul Motian.
 

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July 10, 2014 | WBGO · Hear a live performance at the 2012 Newport Jazz Festival. Gretchen Parlato sings a song that Bill Evans arranged for Astrud Gilberto, while Truesdell chooses additional pieces with special meaning.
 

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July 7, 2014 | WGBH · For the first episode of Front Row Boston, the legendary Celtic punk band performs “The Boys Are Back” at their hometown House Of Blues.
 

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July 3, 2014 | WBGO · As rich as Anat Cohen’s work is, Avishai Cohen’s Triveni trio is spare. Born and raised in Tel Aviv, the siblings perform together and apart at the Newport Jazz Festival and the Kennedy Center.
 

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July 3, 2014 | WBGO · Hear the fervently imaginative trumpeter perform at Newport with his trio and special guests.
 

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June 27, 2014 | NPR · See tUnE-yArDs recorded live in concert from the 9:30 Club in Washington, D.C.
 

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June 26, 2014 | WBGO · Saxophonist Miguel Zenón (from Puerto Rico) and drummer Dafnis Prieto (from Cuba) have both resettled in the U.S., and are reworking the music of their islands in studios and on bandstands worldwide.
 

 

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