Andrew Bird

When
Fri Aug 1
Where
Multiple locations
Tags
Music, Rock
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Description

Singer/songwriter Andrew Bird is a multi-instrumentalist known to riff on a glockenspiel, among other instruments, but his primary tool is the violin, and on it he is a virtuoso in the truest meaning of the word. Whether sweeping or creeping, his music is cinematic: when he marries the bow and string it's to aching effect, but he would just as soon pluck out notes that pile up to a crescendo and collapse in a rollicking explosion. In the end, though, it is neither the precision of his playing nor his incredibly intuitive musicality that it the best part of a Bird song, it's his wordplay—the way he twists a turn of phrase and conjures images that capture listeners' imaginations, leaving them utterly under his spell. - Tessa Smith sanjose.com

Schedule

Henry Miller Memorial Library
Highway One
Big Sur, CA
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Rio Theater
1205 Soquel Ave
Santa Cruz, CA
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More Info

Link
http://folkyeah.com/
Call
831.423.8209

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Location

  1. Henry Miller Memorial Library
    Highway One, Big Sur, CA
  2. Rio Theater
    1205 Soquel Ave, Santa Cruz, CA