Friday 24 March 2017 7:30PM
Chris Thile mandolin
- Chris Thile mandolin
American mandolinist, singer and songwriter Chris Thile made his name with Grammy Award-winning progressive acoustic music group Nickel Creek before striking out with Punch Brothers and a series of fresh creative projects in the mid-2000s.
Following many years as a guest on the radio show A Prairie Home Companion, Chris succeeds Garrison Keillor as the popular radio show’s host in October 2016. Chris makes a welcome return to Wigmore Hall with a programme drawing on his considerable repertoire of original compositions, as well as contemporary, traditional and classical works.