Chris Thile of Punch Brothers, Nickel Creek and APM's 'Live From Here' Fame Heads to Memorial Hall for a Solo Show

The Grammy winner is a mandolin virtuoso and MacArthur Fellow

click to enlarge Chris Thile - Photo: Devin Pedde
Photo: Devin Pedde
Chris Thile

Grammy winner Chris Thile heads to Memorial Hall for a special solo show.

Thile, a member of bands the Punch Brothers and Nickel Creek, is considered a “mandolin virtuoso, composer and vocalist,” says Memorial Hall.

He’s also a MacArthur Fellow and the host of Live from Here, American Public Media’s music and storytelling variety show that took the place of A Prairie Home Companion.

As a solo artist, Thile has released several albums, including Thanks for Listening, a collection of tunes originally written as Songs of the Week for Live from Here.

And as a member of the Punch Brothers, Thile released the Grammy-winning All Ashore in 2018.

8 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 13. $44-$59. Memorial Hall, 1225 Elm St., Over-the-Rhine, memorialhallotr.com

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