All Products
  • All Products
  • Upc/Cat
  • Movies/Tv
  • Actor
  • Studio
  • Title
  • Music
  • Album
  • Artist
  • Artist (Lp Only)
  • Label
  • Song
  • Classical
  • Album
  • Person
  • Work
Advanced Search
Current cart in use:
SHOPPING CART
Shopping Cart ( items)
Title Qty
your cart is empty
Checkout

Explore

In Stock

Genre

Format

Artists

Actors

Specialty

Rated

Label

Decades

Explore

In Stock

Genre

Format

Artists

Actors

Specialty

Rated

Studio

Decades

Color

Explore

In Stock

Genre

Format

Artists

Actors

Specialty

Rated

Label

Decades

Splendid Isolation

Splendid Isolation

[CD]

~ Night Watch

(Duplicated CD)
Add to cart
CD 
List Price: $25.98
Price: $16.35
You Save: $9.63 (37%)

Product Notes

At the forefront of the new generation of dance bands, Night Watch performs for contra and English country dances and concerts throughout the U.S., seamlessly meshing their northern and southern musical roots. On fiddle, Naomi Morse finds sounds both fiery and flowing, and her rhythmic Vermont style sparks with French Canadian, Irish and Swedish influences. Owen Morrison, hailing from Nashville, contributes rock solid rhythm guitar interspersed with facile improvisatory lead guitar and mandolin. Elvie Miller, a New Hampshire native, grounds the band with groovy piano accompaniment and accordion leads that leave dancers screaming for more. Their debut album, entitled 'Splendid Isolation,' has been a long time in the making. The three musicians in Night Watch are childhood friends who developed a dynamic musical chemistry playing together as teenagers at Pinewoods Camp. Over the years that followed, the trio repeatedly found a way to make music together despite geographical distance and busy schedules--ever eager to continue the musical conversation. Beyond the early classical training and deep traditional music roots they all share, each member of Night Watch brings unique musical depth to the band: Elvie spent a year as a Watson fellow dedicating herself to the accordion and the musics of northern Europe; Naomi has immersed herself in a myriad of vocal styles from eastern European music with Northern Harmony to renaissance singing with the ensemble Uncloistered; Owen received a performance degree from Guilford College where he studied classical guitar, flamenco and jazz. For the last several years, Night Watch has brought their music to dance floors from Washington state to Washington DC. Splendid Isolation, with it's combination of original and traditional tunes, brings their colorful performances to life in a way that lasts beyond the fleeting joy of a dance or concert hall.

You May Also Like




Page 1 of

    Details

    Artist: Night Watch
    Title: Splendid Isolation
    Genre: Folk
    Attributes: Duplicated CD
    Release Date: 12/9/2008
    Label: CD Baby
    Product Type: CD
    Catalog #: 5637415584
    UPC: 700261252872
    Item #: 1360984X

    Credits