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Bill Frisell interprets the music from tv and the movies at Skirball Center / Los Angeles Magazine

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In the dialogue that precedes the song "Move On" in Sunday in the Park with George, Dot asks the title character if he's working on something new. He says he isn't and that he don't have anything to say, or "nothing that's not been said." To which Dot replies, "Said by you, though, George." Whether this scene influences guitarist Bill Frisell with his career decisions or not, the sentiment certainly resonated with him as he tackled his new recording When You Wish Upon a Star. The project features his interpretations of classic film and television scores and songs-material that has been mined for years. On February 25, Frisell will be performing selections from the album at the Skirball Cultural Center. 

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