Bryce Dessner

Bryce Dessner

American musician
Dessner, guitarist of The National, is constantly expanding his musical horizons, collaborating with artists in diverse disciplines.
BornApril 23, 1976
HometownUnited States
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Philharmonia/Rouvali review – new principal conductor proves himself a fine Straussian

  • Philharmonia/Rouvali review – new principal conductor proves himself a fine Straussian . Royal Festival Hall, LondonIn his first concert as the Philharmonia’s Principal Conductor, Santtu-Matias Rouvali brought a glowing string sound and irresistible elan to an all-Strauss programme

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Argentine feminist's poignant poems reborn in music

In a fresh show of interest in Alfonsina Storni, remembered as one of Argentina's foremost modern poets, whose verse was both melancholic and amorous, her words have been turned into music by Bryce Dessner, the composer also known as a guitarist with indie rockers The National.
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MOVIES & TV SHOWS

Mistaken for Strangers
Mistaken for Strangers
1h 20min
2013

Albums

Cyrano [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
Cyrano [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
2021
Saying Goodbye [From ''Cyrano'' Soundtrack] [Piano Solo]
Saying Goodbye [From ''Cyrano'' Soundtrack] [Piano Solo]
2021
Someone to Say [From ''Cyrano'' Soundtrack]
Someone to Say [From ''Cyrano'' Soundtrack]
2021
When We Are Inhuman
When We Are Inhuman
2019
Kitchen [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
Kitchen [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
2019
Planetarium
Planetarium
2017
Music for Wood and Strings [Translucent Remake]
Music for Wood and Strings [Translucent Remake]
2016
Bryce Dessner: Music for Wood and Strings
Bryce Dessner: Music for Wood and Strings
2015
Bryce Dessner: St. Carolyn by the Sea; Jonny Greenwood: Suite from There Will Be Blood
Bryce Dessner: St. Carolyn by the Sea; Jonny Greenwood: Suite from There Will Be Blood
2014