CDs & RELATED ITEMS

Frails & Frolics CD
Frails & Frolics CD

Fiddle tunes from Prince Edward Island, Cape Breton and Elsewhere on Clawhammer Banjo

Just out!! Ken's first all-banjo recording and his first solo project in years. He has collected some truly wonderful reels, hornpipes, jigs, strathspeys, waltzes and airs, arranged them beautifully for banjo, and crafted them into entertaining "sets" or medleys. Also features some Southern numbers. Accompanied by Janine Randall, piano, and on others by Jim Prendergast, guitar. 17 cuts presenting over 45 tunes; with 8pp. booklet featuring intro, notes on all tunes, keys, and banjo tuning info.

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You Can't Beat the Classics CD
You Can't Beat the Classics CD

Ken Perlman teamed up with noted Appalachian style fiddler Alan Jabbour and guitarist/vocalist Jim Watson, a founding member of the former Red Clay Ramblers. Features some intriguing new versions of common old-time tunes, along with several great tunes that have rarely if ever been recorded. This was Alan's very last recording. 22 cuts in all.

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Southern Summits CD
Southern Summits CD

Ken’s renowned collaboration with fiddle great Alan Jabbour. The repertoire consists mostly of tunes Alan collected from Henry Reed and other old-timers from West Virginia and other parts of the Southern Appalachians.

The focus of the recording is the fiddle-banjo duet, with banjo and fiddle as equal partners. 21 tunes annotated by an 8 page booklet.

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Northern Banjo CD
Northern Banjo CD

Ken’s crystal clear clawhammer ably supported by some great “north country” musicians on guitar, bass, fiddle, viola, mandolin, uilleann pipes, flute, whistle, bazooki and percussion.

PLUS, three of Ken’s patented fingerstyle guitar solos.

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Island Boy CD
Island Boy CD

Fiddle tunes from Prince Edward Island and Cape Breton. Banjo cuts have lively accompaniment by Kevin Chaisson, piano, and John Rossbach, guitar. Also includes 3 fingerstyle guitar cuts CD.

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Cassette Tape available below.

Island Boy Cassette
Price: $10.00
Devil In The Kitchen CD
Devil In The Kitchen CD
Marimac Music

Fiddle tunes from Scotland, Cape Breton and Prince Edward Island played lyrically on banjo, accompanied by Fred Campeau on guitar. Also includes 3 fingerstyle guitar cuts.

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Companion Tab Book with banjo tab for every tune on the CD, below.

Devil In The Kitchen Tab Book
Price: $10.00
Ken Perlman: Live In The UK CD
Ken Perlman: Live In The UK CD
Halshaw Music

Recorded in the late ’80s, this is an eclectic collection featuring American, English, Scottish and original tunes, along with several accompanied vocals. Now a CD with guitar accompaniment on the banjo instrumentals by John Rossbach.

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Companion Tab Book with banjo tab for every tune on the CD, below.

Live In The UK Tab Book
Price: $10.00
Vintage Soundscapes & More CD
Vintage Soundscapes & More CD
New!!

Vintage Soundscapes opens with Ken’s performance as soloist in “Banjo Concerto,” Harold Schiffman’s three-movement composition for clawhammer banjo and orchestra, accompanied by the North/South Chamber Orchestra under the direction of Max Lifchitz. Also featured on the recording are compositions by Schiffman, Lifchitz, Elizabeth Bell, Edward Green, and Federico Ermirio.

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