Mandolinist Butch Baldassari and Dulcimer Legend the late David Schnaufer joined forces for a new CD of duets showcasing traditional music of the Appalachian Mountains. "Appalachian Mandolin and Dulcimer" is a program of 14 tunes performed on a variety of mandolin and dulcimer family instruments.
"No overdubs here!!!" exclaims Baldassari, "just straight ahead live playing". David Schnaufer described the CD as "...a musical conversation performed on vintage and contemporary instruments in settings to showcase the rare archaic harmonies of these joyful, lonesome and eternal themes".