The National's Bryce Dessner to Make Recorded Debut as Composer with Aheym
The National’s Bryce Dessner is going classical on us.
The guitarist is set to make his recorded debut as a composer with release of Aheym, a four-track album that serves as a collaboration with the Kronos Quartet.
Originally written for the Kronos Quartet’s performance at the Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival in 2009, the album’s title track serves as a tribute to Dessner’s immigrant grandparents.
The album will also feature contributions from the Brooklyn Youth Choir.
Aheym is set for a Nov. 5 via ANTI-. View the album tracklist below.
2. Little Blue Something
4. Tour Eiffel
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