Best of the Vanguard Years (Alison Brown album)

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Best of the Vanguard Years
Greatest hits album by Alison Brown
Released 2002
Genre Progressive Bluegrass, Jazz
Label Vanguard
Producer Garry West, David Grisman
Alison Brown chronology
Replay
(2002)
Best of the Vanguard Years
(2002)
Stolen Moments
(2005)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]

Best of the Vanguard Years is a compilation album by American banjoist Alison Brown, released in 2002.[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Alison Brown.

  1. "Wolf Moon" – 2:54
  2. "Chicken Road" – 4:27
  3. "Without Anastasia" – 3:14
  4. "Mambo Banjo" – 4:01
  5. "Shoot the Dog" – 3:26
  6. "Cara's Way" – 5:20
  7. "G Bop" – 3:10
  8. "Waltzing with Tula" – 3:04
  9. "The Dalai Camel" – 5:41
  10. "Deep North" – 5:40
  11. "Saint Geneviève" – 4:03
  12. "Lorelei" – 4:38
  13. "Look Left" – 5:02
  14. "Hello Mendocino!" – 4:01
  15. "The Inspector" – 3:08
  16. "Simple Pleasures" – 2:51

Personnel[edit]

  • Alison Brown – banjo, guitar
  • Garry West - bass
  • John R. Burr - piano
  • Rick Reed - drums, percussion

Guest musicians[edit]

  • Vassar Clements - violin
  • John Catchings - violoncello
  • Joe Craven - percussion
  • Tony Rice - guitar
  • Scott Nygaard - guitar
  • Alison Krauss - violin
  • Roy M. Husky jr - bass
  • Mike Marshall - guitar, mandolin
  • Joey Dukes - drums
  • Matt Eakle - flute
  • Seamus Egan - penny whistle, uilean pipes
  • Sam Bacco - percussion, cowbell
  • Alan Dargin - digjeridu

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