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Territory

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Product Description

With fearless musical curiosity at the fore, Tony Trischka's Territory roams across a wide swath of the banjo's creative terrain. Twelve all-Trischka solo tracks explore a rainbow of tunings, banjo sounds, and traditions. Nine selections partner with Pete Seeger, Mike Seeger, Bill Evans, Bill Keith, Bruce Molsky, or other guest artists to add yet more shades of creative potential to America's signature musical instrument. Smithsonian Folkways. 2008.

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"Banjo-aholics can learn from the master" -- The Philadelphia Daily News, March 25, 2008

1. Fox Chase
2. Leatherwing Bat
3. Rainbow Yoshi
4. French Creek/Burning Springs
5. Zoe
6. John Henry 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
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Product Details

  • Audio CD (March 25, 2008)
  • Original Release Date: 2008
  • Number of Discs: 1
  • Label: Smithsonian Folkways Recordings
  • ASIN: B0012TS5HI
  • Average Customer Review: 4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #109,741 in Music (See Top 100 in Music)

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4 of 4 people found the following review helpful By Man on May 4, 2010
Format: Audio CD
When I first bought this album I didn't really like it. It was so different from the Scruggs/Reno/Rice/Fleck stuff, I had trouble relating to it. The whole album is in a different musical and emotional vocabulary. I listened to it more and more, and now it stands alone in my collection.

The album is a journey into the roots of the banjo, exploring the cultural memories and landscapes - territories - that lie dormant within bluegrass.

This is not a 'historical re-enactment' album - there is some cutting-edge picking at times. But think of it as a view from the present into the imagined pasts that subtly influence where we are today. Listening to this album I feel as though I am transported to different times and places. African slave banza, witty folk rhymes, slow-paced sliding banjo, sophisticated double-banjo, wailing fiddle-tunes, and some completely new inventions. Each track is a journey into its own little world. Avoiding nostalgia, Trischka's technical mastery and fresh approach renders 'roots banjo' music that is powerfully evocative and still new.
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5 of 6 people found the following review helpful By Laurel Pen on August 15, 2008
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A delightful variety on this album - because of the changing mix of guest artists and instruments there is never a dull moment nor is there a sense of sameness from one cut to another. However, the songs work as a beautifully-crafted and inspiring whole.
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4 of 5 people found the following review helpful By Keegan R. Lerch on August 7, 2008
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This here is some good ol' fashioned bluegrass. It makes your toes tap and you can feel the rhythm in your body.
There are a lot of up-tempo numbers on here, that showcase the incredible musicians and vocal talents of a slew of guest artists partnered with Tony on his banjo.
A perfect balance of ragin fast tunes with laid-back songs with folksy singing and soulful playing. Banjo, Fiddle, Guitar, Bass, Harmonica: all the makings of a great country bluegrass album.
If you are a fan of folk or bluegrass music, this album is a definite must on your list, as is anything Tony Trischka puts out!
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By Mr. A on January 18, 2014
Format: Audio CD Verified Purchase
I am a student of Tony's on Artist works. I get to hear him allot in lessons, but did not have any of his cd's. I was blown away by the talent of Tony and his other musicians. So many ways to play so many sounds to enjoy. If you are a banjo player this is a must, and if you are a banjo lover you will not be dissapointed
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