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Hilary Hahn

Notes from Inside the Piano

May 30, 2012 at 8:22 PM

Taken during soundcheck at the El Rey in Los Angeles, a chain snakes and dances its way over strings in Hauschka's piano:

(Note from Laurie: In May and June, Hilary and the prepared-piano artist Hauschka will tour together, presenting duo improvisation concerts to reflect the worldwide release of their recent recording, called Silfra.You can find that schedule right here, as the dates are announced. Next week we'll be giving away some of these CDs on )

From Simon Streuff
Posted on May 31, 2012 at 12:15 AM
looks funny! :)
From Atilla Yasar
Posted on May 31, 2012 at 11:37 AM
It does!
It reminded of Igudesman and Joo's performance with the toothbrush :P
From Skye Taylor
Posted on May 31, 2012 at 2:50 PM
I'm really digging this collaboration!
From Rachel Davis
Posted on May 31, 2012 at 3:37 PM
Is that duct tape holding the chain in place?
From Skye Taylor
Posted on May 31, 2012 at 7:10 PM
In the studio we use gaffers tape, same stuff just a bit "better"!

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