The bands 2004 album, Milk Man, so inspired an elementary school teacher at North Haven Community School in Maine that Deerhoof frontman Greg Saunier says she arranged, choreographed and wrote an entire ballet for the kids based on it.
And, Saunier says: We were just blown away by seeing someone else interpret our music that way its rare and strange and really, really special.
Just how special, the band will find out on October 23 and 24, when kids, mostly from grades 3-8, present the world premiere performance of the Milk Man ballet at the small towns community center.
Saunier adds: I cant wait. The teacher says she loves one part she wrote for her 7th grade saxophone player.
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