DUCK BAKER is one of the most highly regarded fingerstyle guitarists of his generation. His repertoire ranges from traditional Irish music through old-time mountain music and bluegrass to blues, gospel, and ragtime to swing and modern jazz, to free improvisation, and while he is best known in the guitar world, he has made a reputation in several other camps, including the Celtic music world and the avant-garde scene. He explains this eclecticism by pointing out that folk musicians have always been more eclectic than folklorists want to admit, and noting that his approach to American music is similar to that of a classical musician to that tradition. Baker is also a prodigious composer, having written well over 200 pieces, mostly for guitar, and an even more prodigious arranger for the instrument. His recording career spans five decades and includes some 29 records under his own name, another 8 in duo or trio settings, and a further 32 appearances on anthologies or as a sideman. He has also authored 12 music books and a similar number of instructional videos. All tracks are previously unreleased. Edition of 1,000 copies worldwide.
Duck Baker: Les Blues Du Richmond: Demos & Outtakes 1973-1979
Maple Leaf Rag Duck Baker 30''
Charleston Mad - Charleston Duck Baker 30''
Homage To Leadbelly Duck Baker 30''
Doing The Raccoon Duck Baker 30''
Allah, Perhaps Duck Baker 30''
Wolverine Blues Duck Baker 30''
Les Blues Du Richmond Duck Baker 30''
Fire Down There Duck Baker 30''
That Rhythm Man Duck Baker 30''
Little Boy Duck Baker 30''
The Humors Of Whisky Duck Baker 30''
Sandy River Belle Duck Baker 30''
Swedish Jig Duck Baker 30''
Pretty Girl Milking A Cow Duck Baker 30''