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The Tiny Desk Contest is back for 2018! NPR hide caption

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Announcing The 2018 Tiny Desk Contest

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Two of Florence Price's Violin Concertos, considered lost for decades, have been newly recorded. G. Nelidoff/Florence Price Papers, University or Arkansas Libraries hide caption

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G. Nelidoff/Florence Price Papers, University or Arkansas Libraries

01Violin Concerto No. 2

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    Violin Concerto No. 2
    Album
    Florence Price: Violin Concertos
    Artist
    Er-Gene Kahng
    Label
    Albany
    Released
    2018

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Third Coast Percussion's new album, out Feb. 9, is called Paddle to the Sea. Saverio Truglia hide caption

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Saverio Truglia

01Madeira River

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    Madeira River
    Album
    Paddle to the Sea
    Artist
    Third Coast Percussion
    Label
    Cedille
    Released
    2018

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On their new album, Bang on a Can All-Stars wear stethoscopes to perform music by Arcade Fire member Richard Reed Parry. Lisa Bauso/Cantaloupe Music hide caption

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02The Brief and Neverending Blur

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    The Brief and Neverending Blur
    Album
    More Field Recordings
    Artist
    Bang on a Can All-Stars
    Label
    Cantaloupe
    Released
    2017

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