Performance Monday, December 16, 2013 | 7 PM

Chris Thile and Friends

A Notables-Exclusive Event

Zankel Hall
Multiple Grammy Award winner and MacArthur Fellow Chris Thile, of Punch Brothers, is a mandolin virtuoso, composer, and vocalist. With his broad outlook that encompasses progressive bluegrass, classical, rock, and jazz, Thile transcends the borders of conventionally circumscribed genres, creating a distinctly American canon and a new musical aesthetic for performers and audiences alike.


  • Chris Thile
  • Michael Daves
  • Sarah Jarosz
  • Edgar Meyer

Event Details

7:00 PM  
Chris Thile and Friends
Zankel Hall
8:30 PM  
Exclusive After-Party
Empire Hotel Rooftop


Special Notables Prelude Rate: $75
Notables (Supporter level and above): Complimentary admission for two

Contact the Notables office to RSVP at or 212-903-9734.

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Chris Thile and Friends is generously underwritten by Linda and Stuart Nelson.
Additional support provided by Michael Bretholz, Alexander Goldberg, Adriana Herrera, Mario Mercado, Dan and Sasha Montilla, Stephen Rutenberg, Jason Soloway, Eiseley Tauginas, and Pia and Jimmy Zankel.
Cocktails generously provided by Hendrick’s Gin, Sailor Jerry Spiced Rum, Tullamore D.E.W. Irish Whiskey, and The Balvenie.
Beer generously provided by Dogfish Head Craft Brewed Ales.
The New York Observer is the media partner of Chris Thile and Friends.