Sxip Shirey + Rachelle Garniez:
A performance with breath, music, passion

TED2008 · 3:06 · Filmed Feb 2008
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Composer Sxip Shirey makes music from the simple, dramatic act of breathing — alone and together. Open your ears to a passionate 3 minutes.

A real-life circus composer, Sxip Shirey makes haunting melodies from familiar objects and reconfigured sounds. Full bio
Mischievous and deeply original, accordionist Rachelle Garniez plays her own witty songs and gives a beautiful swing to the classics. Full bio
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