Tony Trischka Territory

by | 28 Oct, 2008

With fearless musical curiosity as the guiding force, Tony Trischka’s new album Territory roams widely through the banjo’s creative terrain. Twelve all-Trischka solo tracks explore a panorama of tunings, banjo sounds, and traditions. Nine selections partner Tony with fellow banjoists Pete Seeger, Mike Seeger, Bill Evans, Bill Keith, Bruce Molsky, and other guest artists to tap the creative potential of America’s signature musical instrument. 62 minutes, 21 tracks, 32-page booklet, extensive notes, photos.

Track List:trischka-territory

  1. Fox Chase
  2. Leatherwing Bat
  3. Rainbow Yoshi
  4. French Creek/Burning Springs
  5. Zoe
  6. Medley: John Henry/Bonaparte’s Retreat/Twists and Turns
  7. Trompe de l’oreille
  8. Hawaii Slide-O
  9. John Cohen’s Blues
  10. Molly and Tenbrooks
  11. Sean
  12. The Next Big Thing
  13. Noah Came to Eden
  14. Eighteen
  15. Celtic Medley: St. Anne’s Reel/ Drowsy Maggie/Red Haired Boy/The Blackbird/Red Haired Lass
  16. Salt River
  17. Banjoland
  18. Old Stone Church
  19. Gourd Banza
  20. Brightshade/Carolina Traveler/Casey Jones
  21. Lake Flora

Available from Smithsonian Folkways