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The London-based a cappella choir Stile Antico brings a program of Christmas music to Cambridge, Mass. Marco Borggreve hide caption

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A Choral Christmas With Stile Antico

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Benjamin Zander on the TED stage Andrew Heavens/TED hide caption

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Benjamin Zander: How Does Music Transform Us?

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Brazilian Pianist Nelson Freire Brings An Uncannily Delicate Touch To 'Brahms'

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A scene from Thomas Adès' opera The Exterminating Angel, based on Luis Buñuel's 1962 surrealist film of the same name. Ken Howard/Metropolitan Opera hide caption

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Buñuel's 'Exterminating Angel' Gets An Off-Kilter Screen-To-Stage Adaptation

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The Tallis Scholars, one of four choir groups who will be performing at Lincoln Center's The Psalms Experience. Kevin Yatarola/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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150 Psalms, 12 Days: Music for Challenging Times At The White Light Festival

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Glenn Gould, with his gloves and wrist-warmers, in the Columbia Records studio where he recorded Bach's Goldberg Variations. Don Hunstein/Sony Classical hide caption

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The Gould That Didn't Glitter: New Box Set Of 'Goldberg Variations' Outtakes

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Violinist Jascha Heifetz in 1917, the year he made his American debut at Carnegie Hall. Library of Congress/Bain News Service hide caption

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'Like Electricity': Jascha Heifetz Made His American Debut 100 Years Ago

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A ghost stands in the ruins of a demolished building in a scene from the film A Ghost Story. Bret Curry/A24 hide caption

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How Composer Daniel Hart Brought 'A Ghost Story' To Life

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