The Cumberland Trio | Reunion Concert (Live 2 1/2 Hour Concert)

Go To Artist Page

Recommended if You Like
Bob Dylan Eagles The Kingston Trio

Album Links
The Cumberland Trio The Cumberland Trio- 12 You Tube Live Concert Videos The Cumberland Trio- MySpace Music Page

More Artists From
United States - Tennessee

Other Genres You Will Love
Folk: Folk Pop Spiritual: Traditional Gospel Moods: Type: Live Recordings
Sell your music everywhere
There are no items in your wishlist.

Reunion Concert (Live 2 1/2 Hour Concert)

by The Cumberland Trio

The Cumberland Trio- Reunion Concert- is a Live 2 Disc CD featuring an Americana combination of hard-driving bluegrass, folk music, blues,classical and close harmonies that features a wide variety of original and great cover songs.
Genre: Folk: Folk Pop
Release Date: 

We'll ship when it's back in stock

Order now and we'll ship when it's back in stock, or enter your email below to be notified when it's back in stock.
Sign up for the CD Baby Newsletter
Your email address will not be sold for any reason.
Continue Shopping
cd in stock order now
Buy 2 or more of this title's physical copies and get 20% off
Share to Google +1

To listen to tracks you will need to update your browser to a recent version.

  Song Share Time Download
clip
1. Intro- Gary Meyer- MC
2:52 $0.99
clip
2. Come On In This House/This Little Light/Worried Man
3:28 $0.99
clip
3. Cottonfields/Michael Row The Boat Ashore
3:32 $0.99
clip
4. John Henry
2:48 $0.99
clip
5. Mama Don't Allow
6:57 $0.99
clip
6. Who's Gonna Hold Her Hand
2:43 $0.99
clip
7. Old Dogs
2:47 $0.99
clip
8. A Lion Named Sam
4:08 $0.99
clip
9. I Wish I Were A Babe
4:20 $0.99
clip
10. Foggy Mountain Breakdown
2:44 $0.99
clip
11. Tom Dooley
2:15 $0.99
clip
12. MTA
2:02 $0.99
clip
13. Intro Of Jim Shuptrine
0:34 $0.99
clip
14. The Last Thing On My Mind
3:39 $0.99
clip
15. Salty Dog
2:48 $0.99
clip
16. Ah Woe, Ah Me
2:33 $0.99
clip
17. Chilly Winds
2:52 $0.99
clip
18. Scotch And Soda
3:03 $0.99
clip
19. Beautiful
1:56 $0.99
clip
20. The Wonderful One-Eyed Beau Dog
3:26 $0.99
clip
21. The Boys Are Back In Town
2:03 $0.99
clip
22. Sloop John B./Margaritaville
4:29 $0.99
clip
23. The Chicken Song
2:12 $0.99
clip
24. All My Trials/Goin' Home
5:45 $0.99
clip
25. Ride Up
2:07 $0.99
clip
26. Coat Of Many Colors
3:47 $0.99
clip
27. Rocky Top
2:58 $0.99
clip
28. The Gatlinburg Jail
1:48 $0.99
clip
29. Circles
4:30 $0.99
clip
30. 11/9-9/11- We Are America
1:36 $0.99
clip
31. America/ Rally Round The Flag/This Land Is Your Land
6:29 $0.99
Downloads are available as MP3-320 files.

ABOUT THIS ALBUM


Album Notes
The Cumberland Trio, a folk group that originated in the '60s Folk Era, reunited on November 9, 2001 at the historic Bijou Theatre in Knoxville, TN, for an official Reunion Concert, which was captured in digital stereo, and features a Double CD, 28 song, 2 1/2 hour rousing concert happening, featuring a raucous and appreciative sold out audience!! It has been praised by such Folk Icons as Mike Kirkland of The Brothers Four and Roger McGuinn of The Byrds as a Landmark Folk Recording that should be in all "folkies'" collections. The Trio appeared on three episodes of ABC-TV's prime Saturday night music show, "Hootenanny," in the mid-'60s and broke up in 1965 after the British Invasion. The ORIGINAL Trio, Andy Garverick, Jerre Haskew & Tom Kilpatrick, reunited in 2001 for this special concert and continue to perform today to sold out audiences at intimate venues across the USA, as well as at large, multi-genre music festivals.

The Reunion Concert features a wide variety of songs, spanning the generations from the Folk Boom of the '60s to the present. To categorize this band's music genre is almost impossible, as it's music consists of hard-driving folk/bluegrass, blues, pop, classical and traditional gospel. Instrumentally, this landmark CD features the great innovative driving and soft banjo styles of Andy Garverick, the incredible unique rhythm guitar and autoharp of Tom Kilpatrick, the high end guitar and banjo rhythm of Jerre Haskew, the solid bottom of Bob Wilkerson on electric bass- and most importantly, the almost unbelievable dobro of Lou Wamp, nicknamed the "Wizard of String" by his peers, who is recognized as one of the top 3 dobro players in the world. Lou also plays in his multi-talented unique style on violin/fiddle, cello and mandolin in this incredibly varied musical experience.

Lastly this concert is incredibly entertaining, featuring funny songs and patter, as well as "Sam" the Lion in costume in lively and fun interaction with the Trio/Band and the audience. In short, it's a really good time created by a great group of singers and musicians fueled by an enthusuastic audience that loved them back!

The group reunited in 2000 with the release of it's signature 1964 RCA LP produced by the legendary Chet Atkins with incredible remastering to CD by Steve Wallace of CWSMultiMedia.com. The Trio and band have recorded two live reunion concerts (2001 on this 2 Disc CD & 2004 on both DVD and CD-also available right here on CDBaby) and is performing concerts at music halls & major multi- genre music festivals across the USA. Their music is being played on major NPR/Americana/Bluegrass/Folk music radio stations across the USA and in Europe. PBS broadcasted the Trio's 2004 reunion concert DVD within Tennessee in December of 2005, with plans to syndicate it to all other PBS affiliate stations throughout the USA in 2006-2007.

Read more...

Reviews


to write a review

Darryl Hattenhauer

The Fiery Heart
The four albums by The Cumberland Trio plus the one by Jerre Haskew and his family are among my all-time favorites. During my long convalescence, their recordings have stayed beside my stereo, giving me inspiration and healing.
All of these albums have the beautiful and engaging harmonies reminiscent of The Chad Mitchell Trio. In addition, they feature a wide range of styles. For example, Andy Garvarick’s version of an Earl Scruggs classic, “Shuckin’ the Corn,” shows you what great playing you hear on these albums. Likewise, the dobro artistry of Louis Wamp is warm and sweet. Similarly, the dobro, banjo, and mando playing of Michael Headrick is amazing.
Moreover they cover tunes from many genres. For example, they go from blues tunes like Mississippi John Hurt‘s “Make Me a Pallet on Your Floor,” to country songs like Dolly Parton’s “Coat of Many Colors.” They even do a subtle protest song, “I Wish I Were a Babe”:

They call me Christian,
Call me Black or Jew.
When they call for me,
They call for you.

They also do children’s songs every bit as charming as Pete Seeger’s “Riding in My Car” and Peter, Paul and Mary’s “The Marvelous Toy.” Also, they can be as funny as the Smother’s Brothers, for example, “Old Dogs (Can Still Bury a Bone).“
One of their specialties is to combine songs into fabulous medleys. For instance, their version of “Sloop John B” starts with the Kingston Trio’s opening lick, then develops the harmony of the Beach Boys’ version, then merges wonderfully into “Margaritaville” by Jimmy Buffet. Just when you are reeling from all of that, they end by sliding back into “Sloop John B.”
The albums to look for are the two early ones, “The Cumberland Trio: Lost and Found,” which was recorded in New York City, and “The Cumberland Trio,” which was recorded in Tennessee and produced by Chet Atkins. As you might expect, the Atkins version is recorded better. In addition, it contains all of the tunes from “Lost and Found.“ But each gives you the excitement that the Cumberlands generated back in the early 1960‘s, plus detailed liner notes.
There are also the two double-live albums, The Cumberland Trio: “Reunion Concert” (recorded in 2001) and The Cumberland Trio: “Back Where We Began” (recorded in 2004). You need to get both of these because they are equally impressive, and each contains some songs that aren’t on the other one.
As fine as those are, the real corker is the recent one, “Songs from the Fiery Gizzard: The Music of the Haskew Family.” It has all of the brilliance of the other ones, but the melodies and chord progressions are simply transcendent. Moreover, the lyrics would do Dylan, Prine, Lightfoot, Cohen and Waits all proud:

God must cry himself to sleep.

I can’t play anymore, but if I could, this is what I’d play, and this is how I’d play it.
Read more...

Larry Lowe

Great Music! Brings back fond memories of folk music in the 60's.
Wonderful mix of funny, up-tempo and slow songs with great harmony.
Read more...

Lynda Bullard

Great listening!
This CD brought back old memories. On Labor Day week-end we listened to it from Murfreesboro TN to Atlanta GA. It's a great CD. I will buy more for gifts.
Read more...

Reva

Love the music. Lots of memories.
I wish I could hear more music like this everyday.
Read more...