For this week’s Friday Tune, I’m highlighting a song that is near and dear.
If you’ve followed my blog, you know that I have a serious music crush on Chris Thile (I’m happily married, mind you). He is clearly a musical genius, and for this song, he joins several other musical prodigies (Yo-Yo Ma, Stuart Duncan, & Edgar Meyer). Aoife O’Donovan appears for the female vocals, and she is down-right impressive. This song is not only one of the most complex pieces I’ve heard in modern times, but it’s also very hard to sing.
Without further adue, I give you The Goat Rodeo Sessions: