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Chris Thile is a renowned mandolin player and a founding member of the progressive bluegrass trio Nickel Creek with Sara Watkins and Sean Watkins.

Thile began recording his first solo album in 1993, with most songs of his own composition. After two more solo albums of all original material, he teamed with mandolin master Mike Marshall for a stunning album of duets called Into the Cauldron, which included forays into jazz,…

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  • Best mandolin player of all time!
  • Pretty cool that he won a MacArthur grant for his contributions to the American bluegrass-folk-roots scene! :D
  • Had the pleasure of meeting him. On, of all things, a whale watching tour in Sitka Alaska
  • Where i can download this miracle?
  • Subtle charm and foot-stompin' goodness. Thanks!
  • A fucking monster, this guy is XD
  • <3
  • There aren't many mando players as good as Chris Thile in our generation. I am fascinated with his style and delivery.
  • anyone know if there is a recording of his concerto "Ad astra per alas porci"?
  • Song for a Young Queen... Masterpiece.

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