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Link Trey Anastasio & the Vermont Youth Orchestra, Sunday, 02/04/2001
The Flynn Theatre, Burlington, VT

Set 1: First essay for Orchestra, Op. 12, Horn Concerto No. 1 in E flat major, Op. 11, Chat Rooms[1]

Set 2: Samson Riffs[1], Pavane pour une infante defunte, Guyute (Orchestral)[2]

Encore: The Inlaw Josie Wales[3]

[1] Trey on electric with VYO conducted by Troy Peters.
[2] VYO conducted by Troy Peters; no Trey.
[3] Trey on acoustic with VYO conducted by Troy Peters.

Notes: Vermont Senator Patrick Leahy provided introductory remarks before the first set. Elements of this performance were officially released as a now out-of-print VHS. The Vermont Youth Orchestra conducted by Troy Peters performed Samuel Barber’s “First Essay for Orchestra,” Richard Strauss’ “Horn Concerto No. 1,” Maurice Ravel's "Pavane pour une Infante Defunte" and "Guyute" without Trey. Trey joined the VYO on electric guitar for the Ernie Stires composition “Chat Rooms” (i. The Blue Room; ii. The Green Room; iii. The Red Room) and the Stires/Anastasio composition "Samson Riffs" (i. “Samson Riff,” ii. "Samson Variation,” iii. “Samson Counterpoint”). Trey performed acoustic guitar for “The Inlaw Josie Wales” with featured accompaniment by Adriane Post and Jane Kittredge on violins, Anja Jokela on viola, and Indigo Ruth-Davis on cello. 

Musicians: Trey Anastasio, Ernie Stires, Vermont Youth Orchestra

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