Nature's Way

Don Reeve

Artist

1987

Year Released

Crash Landing

Label

CL110285

Catelog Number

Cassette

Media

Acoustic Guitar solos. Reflective, meandering, cosmic, precise, playful, melodic, driven,traditional and quietly intense, this tape is all that and more, with a maximum of substance and nary a hint of improvisational filler. This recording reflects the depth of Don's various influences and serves as a showcase for his technical proficiency and expertise.

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1. Coming Home 11:12 Epic, with East Indian overtones. Guitar is tuned open D (D A D F# A D) capo at 4th fret
2. Solar Wind 8:50 Bottleneck slide is used to produce some unusual tones. Guitar is tuned D A D G A D
3. Wayfaring Stranger* 6:15 Traditional piece arranged for the Bansuri (bamboo flute)
4. Grasshopper Pie 3:40 Lively jammin with the flat-pick in open D tuning
5. Cascade 6:40 Inspired by the thunder cascades of John Muir Wilderness
6. Nature's Way 7:28 Classical technique applied to 12-string in open D tuning
7. Wild Mountain River 3:28 The Yuba River in gold country of California D A D F A D
8. Amazing Grace* 6:39 Traditional melody performed on Bass Flute made from PVC pipe
9. Sliding 2:29 Bottleneck slide guitar in D G D G B b D
10. I'll get it all together if I try 2:40 Another bottleneck piece in C G C G C E
Title Grasshopper Pie Notes:
Lively jammin with the flat-pick in open D tuning
Artist Don Reeve
Album Nature's Way
Recorded 1987
Length 3:40