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Episode #3237

New Acoustic Music

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Thursday, August 25, 2011

Listen to two generations of "New Acoustic Music" - a term "coined" by banjo player Jake Shepps on his Bartok album to describe what he and Chris Thile, Punch Brothers, and the like, do with their mix of old and new music.  Thing is, David Grisman, Darol Anger, Mike Marshall, and others were using that exact same term 30 years ago.   We'll hear from all of them on this New Sounds program.

PROGRAM #3237 New Acoustic Music (First aired on 8/25/11)    

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SOURCE

Jake Schepps

An Evening in the Village (The Music of Béla Bartok: Hungarian Sketches)

An Evening in the Village (Hungarian Sketches) BB 103 [4:55]

Fine Mighty Records 1003
jakeschepps.com
jakeschepps.bandcamp.com

Punch Brothers

Punch

-The Blind Leaving the Blind Mvt 3 [11:58]

punchbrothers.kungfustore.com

Jayme Stone & Mansa Sissoko

Africa to Appalachia

Djula [4:53]

Jayme Stone JS 200
www.cdbaby.com/cd/stonejayme2

Darol Anger & Barbara Higbie

Tideline

Onyamé [5:57]

Windham Hill 1021
Out of print.

Modern Mandolin Quartet w/ D Balakrishnan

Interplay

Interplay: Shoka [6:10]

d’Note 1034
www.dnote.com
modernmandolinquartet.com

The David Grisman Quintet

DGQ-20, Disc 1: 1976-1981

Flatbush Waltz/Opus 57 [6:31]

Acoustic Disc 20
www.dawgnet.com

Edgar Meyer & Chris Thile

Edgar Meyer & Chris Thile

Slow Song for a Dog

Nonesuch Records 512586
www.nonesuch.com

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