Our Wednesday, March 5 hour turned full-on-banjo with the very wonderful, very personable banjo master musician, Tony Trischka.
Trischka, an icon who has played with artists as diverse as Pete Seeger, Bela Fleck and even Jerry Garcia, joined us in the WBUR studios to talk his life in music and play a few tracks from his latest album, “Great Big World.”
Tony Trischka Plays “Lost” From His Album, “Great Big World
Tony Trischka Plays Pete Seeger’s “Quite Early Morning”
Tony Trischka Plays Pete Seeger’s “Blue Skies”
“When these fingers can strum no longer, give these strings to those who are younger.” — Tony Trischka, quoting Pete Seeger
What did you think of Tony Trischka’s performance at On Point? Do you have a favorite track you wish he would have played?