Tone Poems 2

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Tone Poems 2
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Studio album by David Grisman, Martin Taylor
Released October 31, 1995 (1995-10-31)
Recorded January 1995
Studio Dawg Studios
Genre Jazz
Length 64:24
Label Acoustic Disc
Producer David Grisman
David Grisman, Martin Taylor chronology
Tone Poems 2
(1995)
I'm Beginning to See the Light
(1999)I'm Beginning to See the Light1999
David Grisman chronology
Songs of Our Fathers
(1995) Songs of Our Fathers1995
Tone Poems 2
(1995) Tone Poems 21995
DGQ-20
(1996) DGQ-201996
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 4.5/5 stars[1]

Tone Poems 2 is an album by American mandolinist David Grisman and British guitarist Martin Taylor that was released in 1995 by Grisman's label, Acoustic Music. It is a sequel to Tone Poems, his collaboration with bluegrass guitarist Tony Rice. This is a jazz-oriented recording on which Grisman and Taylor play a variety of vintage, fretted, acoustic instruments. They use 41 guitars, mandolins, mandolas, mandocellos, and tenor guitars.[1]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Swanee" (George Gershwin, Irving Caesar) – 4:22
  2. "Teasin' the Frets" (Nick Lucas) – 1:53
  3. "It Had to Be You" (Isham Jones, Gus Kahn) – 3:15
  4. "Please" (Ralph Rainger, Leo Robin) – 3:14
  5. "Mood Indigo" (Duke Ellington, Barney Bigard, Irving Mills) – 3:09
  6. "Anything Goes" (Cole Porter) – 2:06
  7. "Blue Moon" (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart) – 4:24
  8. "Lulu's Back In Town" (Harry Warren, Al Dubin) – 2:59
  9. "Tears" (Stéphane Grappelli, Django Reinhardt) – 3:10
  10. "Jeepers Creepers" (Warren, Johnny Mercer) – 2:57
  11. "Over the Rainbow" (Harold Arlen, E. Y. Harburg) – 4:18
  12. "Musette for a Magpie" (Martin Taylor) – 3:16
  13. "Mairzy Doats" (Milton Drake, Al Hoffman, and Jerry Livingston) – 2:16
  14. "Bésame Mucho" (Consuelo Velázquez, Sunny Skylar) – 4:41
  15. "Unforgettable" (Irving Gordon) – 3:07
  16. "Here's That Rainy Day" (Jimmy Van Heusen, Johnny Burke) – 3:26
  17. "My Romance" (Rodgers, Hart) – 4:02
  18. "Out of Nowhere" (Johnny Green, Edward Heyman) – 3:44
  19. "Crystal Silence" (Chick Corea, Neville Potter) – 3:38

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Dryden, Ken. "Tone Poems 2". AllMusic. Retrieved 12 November 2017.