David Byrne:
How architecture helped music evolve

TED2010 · 16:00 · Filmed Feb 2010
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As his career grew, David Byrne went from playing CBGB to Carnegie Hall. He asks: Does the venue make the music? From outdoor drumming to Wagnerian operas to arena rock, he explores how context has pushed musical innovation.

Musician, artist, writer
David Byrne builds an idiosyncratic world of music, art, writing and film. Full bio
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