From the beginning, Mark Orton, Rob Burger and Carla Kihlstedt, the instrumentalists behind San Francisco's Tin Hat Trio, understood that some listeners and critics would have difficulty getting their arms around the combo's wonderfully diverse sound. To assist those struggling with the chore, the musicians came up with their own press-savvy definition: "Music for the shotgun wedding of Astor Piazzolla and Django Reinhardt, with Charles Ives as... More >>>