In one way, local folk darlings Paper Bird are an unlikely choice for pairing with ballet, a form that brings more serious violins and prodigious statement to mind than that band’s old-timey, almost vaudevillian Americana. In another way, it makes perfect sense: Beneath the burlap-sleeved rural charm of the banjos and barbershop harmonies, there’s an ethereal beauty and innocence to Paper Bird’s music, one that begs for sweeping gestures and has often been known to inspire love... More >>>