Sufjan Stevens' sparse, new album "Carrie & Lowell" is named after his mother and stepfather and is a brilliant examination of his complicated relationship with them written shortly after her death in 2012.

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We ask who your favorite clasical compositions are and you have been telling us. Several hundred of you in fact.

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Once again, the Marsalis Jazz Train with the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra rolls back into Hampton Roads April 12th for two shows, 4PM and 7PM - at the Attucks Theater in Norfolk.

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NPR music critic Will Hermes reviews an album that contains the best storytelling he's heard in a long time. It's the debut album from Courtney Barnett.

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Fresh Air jazz critic Kevin Whitehead says that Art Pepper played like he was making up for lost time.

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