Acoustic Disc—page one
Featuring David Grisman and Jerry Garcia
Old & In the Way
Live at the Boarding House
A 4 CD Set:
In October of 1973, a bluegrass band walked on to the stage of The Boarding House in San Francisco.
The band included guitarist Peter Rowan, fiddle virtuoso Vassar Clements, mandolinist David Grisman and Jerry Garcia of the Grateful Dead picking banjo along with his bass playing sidekick, John Kahn.
David Grisman, Beppe Gambetta,
and Carlo Aonzo
Traversata means "ocean crossing," the method by which the first Italians emmigrated to America. This release not only deals with the music transported across the Atlantic but what happened to it in the melting pot, how it ultimately traveled back home and the effect it had there.
$12.95 CD
Set List
Life of Sorrow
Old & In the Gray
David Grisman & Friends
Featuring: Bryan Bowers, The Nashville Bluegrass Band, Ralph Stanley & The Clinch Mt. Boys, Mac Wiseman, The Del McCoury Band, Herb Pedersen, Ralph Rinzler, John Nagy, Alan O'Bryant and others.
—Peter Rowan, David Grisman, Vassar Clements, Bryn Bright, and Herb Pederson

With their roots firmly planted in bluegrass history, Old & In the Gray reunites three original bluegrass revolutionaries from Old & in the Way.

Old & In the Way: That High Lonesome Sound
Over 20 years after the release of one of the most popular bluegrass albums ever comes 14 more previously unreleased songs from the original live performances that produced the acoustic excitement captured on the first Old & In the Way.
Old & In the Way: Breakdown

Breakdown, with its 18 previously unreleased tracks, is the third from this legendary bluegrass ensemble featuring Jerry Garcia on banjo, Vassar Clements fiddle, guitarist/ singer Peter Rowan, mandolin maven David Grisman and John Kahn on upright bass.

Dawg's Groove

David Grisman Quintet
This new chapter in DGQ history once again showcases the extraordinary musicianship and creative arranging/composing skills of David Grisman and his band members.
Dawg's Groove continues the enduring legacy of that historic album with all new material and a new incarnation of one of the most influential and musically innovative bands in America today.

The David Grisman Quintet brings their imaginative blend of acoustic "dawg music" into the 21st Century with the genre-bending brilliance of Dawgnation.

Dawgnation features the upbeat rock-samba "Mellow Mang," the Latin-laced "Cha Cha Chihuahua," the bluegrass-tinged "Twin Town," and seven other new Grisman originals.

David Grisman and Jerry Garcia
Grateful Dawg
Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
The Pizza Tapes
Jerry Garcia, David Grisman and Tony Rice
This extraordinary CD traces the Garcia/Grisman musical timeline with live tracks from their legendary band Old and In the Way of the 1970's to the historic Garcia/ Grisman Band shows in the 1990's.

Grateful Dawg also digs into the deep well of traditional music that inspired these two stylists, with tracks from the father of bluegrass, Bill Monroe, and Scottish balladeer Ewan MacColl. This CD accompanies Sony Pictures Classics release of the documentary film Grateful Dawg.

Now at last, from the vaults of Dawg Studios comes the sonically superb official release of this historic jam session, the only meeting of guitar greats Jerry Garcia and Tony Rice, introduced to each other by their mutual friend and musical associate, mandolinist/producer David Grisman.
Shady Grove
A Garcia/Grisman collection of previously unreleased acoustic music. This includes traditional folk songs and ballads, memorable versions of the title track as well as "Stealin", "Jackaroo" and "The Sweet Sunny South ". A wonderful collection of traditional songs including a 40-page illustrated booklet.
Bluegrass Mandolin Extravaganza
Mandolin, the sweet, high voice that gives bluegrass that special flavor, is the focus of this extraordinary double CD. This newly-recorded collection features eight of today's greatest pickers in solo, duet, trio, and octet settings, accompanied by Del McCoury on guitar.
Been All Around This World
Jerry Garcia & David Grisman
Been All Around This World is the culmination of over 40 Jerry Garcia and David Grisman recording sessions, captures some of the finest and most unexpected moments from these influential figures in American music.
Dawg Duos
Mandolin master David Grisman goes one-on-one with banjo innovator Bela Fleck, bass composer Edgar Meyer, violin masters Mark O'Connor and Vassar Clements, National guitar ace Bob Brozman, Indian percussionist Zakir Hussain and more.
Doc & Dawg
Doc Watson and David Grisman sit and pick and the result are predictably wonderful.Features: Watson Blues, Soldier's Joy, Bluegrass Stomp and many more.
So What—Jerry Garcia/David Grisman
"So What" was recorded at Dawg Studios between 1990 and 1992, and also features bassist Jim Kerwin, percussionist Joe Craven and flutist Matt Eakle, all current members of the David Grisman Quintet. Like many classic jazz compilations on CD, So What offers alternate take" versions of several tracks, showcasing the versatility and spontaneous creative power of these two exceptional artists,and affording the listener a rare opportunity to compare different improvisational approaches to the same material. CD only.

Traditional music masters David Grisman, John Hartford, and Mike Seeger have joined forces to create Retrograss , a unique musical exploration of popular songs recreated in classic American folk styles. Imagine Otis Redding's "Dock of the Bay" in Jimmie Rodgers style, Bob Dylan's "Maggie's Farm" ala Dock Boggs, Elvis Presley's "Hound Dawg" in the style of Charlie Poole andthe North Carolina Ramblers or Chuck Berry's "Memphis" with John Hartford's bouncy backwoods fiddle playing and vocals.

Tone Poems
With guitarist Tony Rice, features 17 classic duets by master musicians performed on 34 vintage instruments plus beautiful 40-page illustrated CD booklet.
(CD $17.95)

Tone Poems II
With guitarist Martin Taylor, features irresistible standards including Swanee, Mood Indigo, It Had to Be You, Anything Goes, and Unforgettable, plus a beautiful booklet. (CD $17.95)

Tone Poems III
David Grisman, Bob Brozman, and Mike Auldridge present the sounds of great slide & resophonic instruments. This talented trio performs 21 tunes on over 50 instruments. The goal of this work is to present the sounds of various instruments in as pure a state as possible. Includes a beautiful 50 page cd booklet. (CD $17.95)

The David Grisman Bluegrass Experience
The band features Keith Little on 5-string banjo, guitar and vocals, Jim Nunally  on guitar and vocals, Chad Manning on fiddle, Samson Grisman on bass and of course, David Grisman on mandolin and vocals.

The David Grisman Quintet
A twenty year retrospective—a 3 CD set featuring 38 tracks of all previously unreleased material, with a 48-page booklet. $29.95

Not For Kids Only
David and Jerry again, picking and singing all-time favorites including Freight Train, A Horse Named Bill, Arkansas Traveler, and Teddy Bears' Picnic.

Jerry Garcia/David Grisman
(with vocals) includes The Thrill is Gone, Grateful Dawg, Friend of the Devil, Russian Lullaby, Walkin' Boss, Rockin' Chair, Arabia, Two Soldiers, and Dawg's Waltz.

New Shabbos Waltz
World-class musicians David Grisman and Andy Statman reunite to further explore the passionate music of their shared Jewish heritage with New Shabbos Waltz, the
long-awaited sequel to their highly acclaimed Songs of our Fathers

Songs of Our Fathers
With Andy Statman on mandolin and clarinet. Beautiful traditional Jewish melodies plus lavishly illustrated CD booklet.

Dawganova - David Grisman Quintet

Dawganova adds Latin American textures and rhythms to the mix of jazz, ethnic and bluegrass music that Jerry Garcia named "Dawg Music." Grisman Band regulars Matt Eakle (flutes), Jim Kerwin (bass) and Joe Craven (violin, percussion) are joined by Argentinian guitar master Enrique Coria and original DG Quintet guitarist Tony Rice.

Dawg '90 - David Grisman
Grisman's first release on his own Acoustic Disc label plays tribute to the many musical genres he combined to form "Dawg" music. Musicians include composer/arranger John Carlini on guitar, Joe Craven on percussion and strings, Matt Eakle on flute, James Kerwin on bass, swing fiddler Matt Glaser and the incredible Mark O'Connor sharing fiddle parts.

Dawgwood - David Grisman Quintet
Grisman origianls as well as the music of Django Reinhardt and Jacob do Bandolim. features Matt Eakle (flutes), Jim Kerwin (bass) and Joe Craven (violin, percussion) and Rick Montgomery (guitar).