Grateful Dead Symphony Orchestra

When the Grateful Dead’s 30-year run ended with the death of guitarist-composer Jerry Garcia, the band had morphed into one of the world’s most popular concert tour attractions. Now they’ve made it to the concert hall. Lee Johnson, the composer behind “Dead Symphony No. 6: An Orchestral Tribute to the Grateful Dead” joins us to talk about the long strange trip.

Listen to the interview with Lee Johnson