Dennis Elliott Recordings

Dennis Elliott -- Multi-Instrumentalist/Multi-Stylist

 

If you would like to hear tracks from "Fiddler's Dream" click here!   Fiddler's Dream Page

 

Tunes!
Here are a few old 4-Track Analog Tape Recordings/Demos/Live Recordings...

 

The JazzNecks Ain't Misbehavin'
Old 4-Track Recordings Foggy Mountain Breakdown
Orange Blossom Special
Eighth Of January
Earl's Breakdown
Moondance
Homespun Grass Rocky Top
I Believe In Music
Mr. Engineer
Midnight Rider
Muleskinner Blues
Kenny Epps Amanda Lynn
This That is Mine
The American Rogues Big Blue
The Warrior's Salute
The Shiners Lookout Mountain Gal
Smiile Uncool
Life
Interlude
Kat Brigs Rewind Yourself
Another Night
Piece By Piece
You'd Better Run
Jackass Flats New South Breakdown
Freedom Song
At The Mercy
Purgatory Mountain
Quit Trying To Save Me
Miracle
Carolina Girl


 The JazzNecks

The JazzNecks

Ain't Misbehavin'
(Fats Waller)

From the JazzNecks Demo.


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Ain't Misbehavin'

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Old 4-Track Recordings

Foggy Mountain Breakdown
(Earl Scruggs)

The absolute "classic" of Banjo Pickin'!  This tune first drew me toward the Banjo.  Theme song for the movie "Bonnie & Clyde".
I am playing all instruments - Banjo, Fiddle, Rhythm Guitar and Bass. 


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Foggy Mountain Breakdown

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Orange Blossom Special (Banjo Solo)
(Ervin T. Rouse)

The classic showpiece of Fiddlin'!  I never finished the Fiddle part (and now the recording is really old) - but the Banjo solo is rather cool.
I am playing all instruments - Banjo, Rhythm Guitar and Bass. 


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Orange Blossom Special - Banjo Solo

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Eighth Of January
(Traditional)

Another multi-track cassette take.  I play all instruments.  
Banjo Solo - Fiddle Solo - Twin Banjos - Guitar Solo - 3 (Yes, count them!) Trio Banjos!!!


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Eighth Of January

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Earl's Breakdown (Banjo Solos)
(Earl Scruggs)

Another Earl Scruggs classic!  I am playing all instruments.


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Earl's Breakdown (Banjo Solos)

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Moondance
(Van Morrison)

I am playing Acoustic Guitar and 2 Electric Fiddles.  
Electric Fiddle, Digital Delay Fiddle Solo, Twin Electric Fiddle.


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Moondance

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Homespun Grass

Rocky Top

(Traditional)

Classic Homespun Grass!  Alexandria Convention Center 1979 - Recorded by Pee Wee Chevalier.
Cindy is singing lead & playing Bass, Mary is singing tenor and playing Guitar, Dad is playing Rhythm Guitar and I am singing the 3rd harmony & pickin' Banjo!


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Rocky Top

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I Believe In Music
(Mac Davis)

Classic Homespun Grass!  Alexandria Convention Center 1979 - Recorded by Pee Wee Chevalier.
Cindy is singing lead & playing Bass, Mary is singing tenor and playing Guitar, Dad is playing Rhythm Guitar and singing bass!  I am singing the 3rd harmony & pickin' Banjo!


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I Believe In Music

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Mr. Engineer
(Jimmy Martin - Paul Williams)

Classic Homespun Grass!  Alexandria Convention Center 1979 - Recorded by Pee Wee Chevalier.
Mary is singing lead and playing Guitar, Cindy is singing tenor & playing Bass, Dad is playing Rhythm Guitar and I am singing the 3rd harmony & Fiddlin'!


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Mr. Engineer

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Midnight Rider
(Allman Brothers)

Classic Homespun Grass!  Alexandria Convention Center 1979 - Recorded by Pee Wee Chevalier.
Cindy is singing lead & playing Bass, Mary is singing tenor and playing Guitar, Dad is playing Rhythm and I am singing the 3rd harmony & pickin' Lead Banjo.  Carolyn Guinn joins on 2nd Banjo.


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Midnight Rider

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With Other Artists...


Kenny Epps
Click Here For Kenny's MySpace Page  

Kenny Epps
The following tunes are from the album "Native Son" by Kenny Epps.
"Native Son" can be purchased directly from Kenny Epps.  Contact Kenny Epps
I am playing Violin.

Amanda Lynn
(Kenny Epps)


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Amanda Lynn

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This That is Mine
(Kenny Epps)


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This That is Mine

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The American Rogues
Click Here For The American Rogues Web Site  

The American Rogues
The following tunes are from a demo that I made for The American Rouges.

Big Blue

I am playing Banjo on "Big Blue".


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Big Blue

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The Warrior's Salute

I am playing Violin on "The Warrior's Salute".


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The Warrior's Salute

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The Shiners

The Shiners 
The Shiners was an Old Time Virginia Mountain Band.
I am playing Violin.

Lookout Mountain Gal
(The Shiners)


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Lookout Mountain Gal

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Smiile
Click Here For Smiile Website  

Smiile is a Richmond based original Rock ensemble.

Uncool
I am playing both Mandolin and Violin here.
Solos are all on Violin. 
Check out the Violin/Mandolin Reggae Rhythm Chops!


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Uncool

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Life
I am playing Mandolin.


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Life  

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Interlude
-Mandolin again.


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Interlude

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Kat Brigs

Rewind Yourself
(Steve Landis)

Some of my Fiddlin' from 2001 with Kat Brigs.
Electric Rock Fiddle!


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Rewind Yourself

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Another Night
(Steve Landis)

Some of my Electric Guitar Playing from 2001 with Kat Brigs.
Steve Landis & I on Electric Guitars.  Steve is playing the lower part - I'm playing the higher part (and the fill).


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Another Night

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Piece By Piece 
(Gerald Hemphill)

More Fiddlin' with Kat Brigs.
Twin Electric Rock Fiddles!


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Piece By Piece

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You'd Better Run 
(Steve Landis)

More Electric Guitar Playing with Kat Brigs.
Steve Landis & I on Electric Guitars.  Steve is again playing the lower part - I'm playing the higher part.


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You'd Better Run

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Jackass Flats

New South Breakdown
(Dennis Elliott)

This is one of my Fiddle tunes!  I wrote this back in 1985 while in the band "New South". 
2002 with Jackass Flats.


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New South Breakdown

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Freedom Song
I am playing Violin on all Jackass tunes.


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Freedom Song

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At The Mercy
I am playing Violin on all Jackass tunes.


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At The Mercy

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Purgatory Mountain
I am playing Violin on all Jackass tunes.


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Purgatory Mountain

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Quit Trying To Save Me
I am playing Violin on all Jackass tunes.


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Quit Trying To Save Me

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Miracle


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Miracle

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Carolina Girl
I am playing Violin on all Jackass tunes.


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Carolina Girl

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