An Evening with Chris Thile

Multiple Grammy award winner and MacArthur Fellow Chris Thile, a member of Punch Brothers and Nickel Creek, and now the host of Live from Here, is a mandolin virtuoso, composer and vocalist. With his broad outlook that encompasses classical, rock, jazz, and bluegrass, Thile transcends the borders of conventionally circumscribed genres, creating a distinctly American canon and a new musical aesthetic for performers and audiences alike.

Beginning in fall of 2016, Thile took the helm of A Prairie Home Companion (that was renamed Live from Here in 2017), a public radio favorite since 1974. Garrison Keillor, the show’s creator and host, announced, “He is, I think, the great bluegrass performer of our time, and he is a beautiful jazz player. There just isn’t anything he can’t do — and he is very enthusiastic about live radio.”

Ticket Information

  • Ticket prices: $58, $48, $38, $10 student tickets
    • ASC Members receive $10 off single tickets (limit 2)
    • UAB Family receives $15 off single tickets (limit 2)
  • Tickets valid for performance date and time only.
  • No refunds. Exchanges subject to availability.
  • Late seating at discretion of house management.
  • All performances are subject to change.

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