The non-profit festival, the brainchild of Cincinnati native and classically-trained guitarist Bryce Dessner -- now a member of the popular Brooklyn-based Indie band The National and Chamber group The Clogs -- is in its fourth year.
Other performers this year are The Books and African kora player Toumani Diabate.
“I’m really glad to be coming back,” Harrington says, in a phone conversation from Kronos’ San Francisco headquarters before a rehearsal. “It’s such a vital music community and what’s happening with MusicNOW is great. We’re really looking forward it.”
Read Steve Rosen's full interview with Harrington here.�