Dave Berry, mandolinist, composer, singer-songwriter, and author on Bluegrass Today of the California Report
and other featured articles has released the album Morning Walk featuring friends from the California bluegrass community and beyond. These ten original instrumental tunes reflect his Bluegrass and Celtic heritage and passion for fiddle tunes acquired from his very first mandolin instruction book, 30 Fiddle Tunes For Mandolin By Butch Baldassari. He credits attending the Mandolin Symposium, plus other camps, lessons, and workshops from John Reischman, David Grisman, Don Stiernberg, Jody Stecher, Sharon Gilchrist, and Mike Marshall for helping inspire and develop his confidence, sound, and style. A significant amount of recent wood-shedding and a stellar lineup of musicians including master fiddler Brandon Godman (Laurie Lewis, Dale Ann Bradle
Sounds Like: John Hartford
Check out the nice review of the album Morning Walk
from legendary music writer Lee Zimmerman (No Depression, Bluegrass Today).