Trey Anastasio will join conductor Asher Fisch and the New York Philharmonic for orchestrations of classic Phish and Trey songs and the New York premiere of his composition "Time Turns Elastic" at 8p.m. on Saturday, September 12, 2009 at the Carnegie Hall.The evening's performance will serve as a benefit for for the Kristine Anastasio Manning Memorial Fund.
The program will feature classic Phish songs and solo Trey compositions, as well as the New York premiere of Time Turns Elastic, co-composed by Anastasio and long-time collaborator Don Hart. Time Turns Elastic is a groundbreaking work for vocals, electric guitar and orchestra with long, orchestral passages intertwined with epic guitar lines and vocals in the vein of such classic Trey compositions as The Divided Sky, Guyute and Fluffhead. With Trey's electric guitar at the forefront, Time Turns Elastic pushes the limits of orchestral music.
Tickets go on sale on Tuesday, July 14, at 9:00 a.m. at carnegiehall.org or by calling CarnegieCharge at 212-247-7800. Tickets may also be purchased at the Carnegie Hall Box Office, 57th Street at Seventh Avenue. The Box Office is open Monday–Thursday, from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. (July 1 to August 30), and beginning August 31, from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday–Saturday, and 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Sundays.
The album is available for download at http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewAlbum?id=318683685... and is also available on CD at http://drygoods.phish.com. For more information, visit Trey.com.
In addition, http://vimeo.com/5020855 to check out an exclusive video of Trey performing the original acoustic version of the piece at his Barn Studio.