Led Zeppelin bassist teams up with the New York legends for dance piece

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Led Zeppelin bass player John Paul Jones has teamed up with Sonic Youth and composer Takehisa Kosugi on a new dance piece.

The musicians are creating music for a production by the Merce Cunningham Dance Company.

The finished piece will be premiered at the Brooklyn Academy Of Music between April 16-19 2009.

This isn’t the first time Cunningham‘s productions have featured music from rock musicians – Radiohead and Sigur Ros accompanied his 2003 piece Split Sides.

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