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Chris Thile & Brad Mehldau

Chris Thile (performer), Brad Mehldau (performer)
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Title
Chris Thile & Brad Mehldau
Other title
Chris Thile and Brad Mehldau
Performer
Chris Thile  (mandoline;zang) Brad Mehldau 1970- (piano;zang)
Publisher
Nonesuch, 2017
2 cd's
Playing time
01:03:25
EAN
0075597940992
CDR
JE41590

About Chris Thile

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Christopher Scott Thile (; born February 20, 1981) is an American mandolinist, singer, songwriter, composer, and radio personality, best known for his work in the progressive acoustic trio Nickel Creek and the acoustic folk and progressive bluegrass quintet Punch Brothers. He is a 2012 MacArthur Fellow. In October 2016, he became the host of the radio variety show A Prairie Home Companion, which in December 2017 was renamed Live from Here.

Biography

The three members of Nickel Creek met in 1989 at Carlsbad, California's That Pizza Place, listening to weekly bluegrass shows with their parents. Their first album, Little Cowpoke, was released on December 31, 1993. Later albums included Nickel Creek and This Side, which went platinum and won a Grammy for Best Contemporary Folk Album, respectively. In 2005, Nickel Creek released Why Should the Fire Die?…Read more on Wikipedia