Songs for Insomniacs 10: Evelyn Glennie and Fred Frith, “A Little Prayer”

An odd pairing that works wondrously— the profoundly deaf vibraphonist / percussionist Evelyn Glennie and the experimental guitarist Fred Frith (formerly of Henry Cow). Elsewhere on YouTube the two musicians improvise more boldly, exploring unconventional textures and sounds, but here they stick to the simple and beautiful melody of Glennie’s composition.

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