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Doc & Dawg

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All Music Guide - S. Colby Miller
Flatpicking legend Doc Watson and mandolin virtuoso David Grisman have been playing together periodically for more than 30 years. In 1997, Grisman compiled some of the gems from these informal sessions and released them on his Acoustic Disc label. The 14 cuts were recorded mostly at Grisman's home in California between 1987 and 1991. The tracks are mainly traditional country and bluegrass tunes played lovingly and often with great restraint. On songs like the George Gershwin classic "Summertime," Grisman in particular makes every note count. Watson's voice is still strong and soulful. But, it is the instrumental duets that really shine, especially the two Bill Monroe ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - S. Colby Miller
Flatpicking legend Doc Watson and mandolin virtuoso David Grisman have been playing together periodically for more than 30 years. In 1997, Grisman compiled some of the gems from these informal sessions and released them on his Acoustic Disc label. The 14 cuts were recorded mostly at Grisman's home in California between 1987 and 1991. The tracks are mainly traditional country and bluegrass tunes played lovingly and often with great restraint. On songs like the George Gershwin classic "Summertime," Grisman in particular makes every note count. Watson's voice is still strong and soulful. But, it is the instrumental duets that really shine, especially the two Bill Monroe tunes "Bluegrass Stomp" and "Kentucky Waltz" and the title track, "Doc and Dawg." This is an intimate collaboration between two men at the top of their craft who share a passion for acoustic music. It is a pleasure to listen in.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/19/1997
  • Label: Acoustic Disc
  • UPC: 715949102523
  • Catalog Number: 25
  • Sales rank: 144,508

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Doc & Dawg - David Grisman (2:00)
  2. 2 All About You - David Grisman (3:38)
  3. 3 Blue Grass Stomp - David Grisman (4:56)
  4. 4 Summertime - David Grisman (4:20)
  5. 5 Sweet Georgia Brown - David Grisman (1:59)
  6. 6 Frankie and Johnny - David Grisman (4:02)
  7. 7 Soldier's Joy - David Grisman (2:27)
  8. 8 What Is Home Without Love? - David Grisman (3:39)
  9. 9 Fiddle-Tune Medley - David Grisman (3:10)
  10. 10 Kentucky Waltz - David Grisman (3:34)
  11. 11 In My Dear Old Southern Home - David Grisman (2:49)
  12. 12 Florida Blues - David Grisman (2:38)
  13. 13 Blue as I Can Be - David Grisman (3:20)
  14. 14 Watson Blues - David Grisman (3:52)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Doc Watson Primary Artist, Primary Artist, Guitar, Vocals
Stuart Duncan Fiddle
David Grisman Mandolin, Track Performer
James Kerwin Bass
Alan O'Bryant Banjo
Technical Credits
Doc Watson Arranger
Tom Anderson Engineer
David Dennison Engineer
David Grisman Arranger, Producer
Craig Miller Executive Producer
Ralph Rinzler Liner Notes
Bob Shumaker Engineer
Paul Stubblebine Mastering
D. Brent Hauseman Artwork
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