EXISTENTIAL BANJO is a journey There are twelve brief episodes in Season 1. Each one pierces the question, where does the banjo belong and what should it play. With wide-ranging collaborations, host and banjoist Michael J. Miles, leads this journey across the landscape of unexpected possibilities.  Enjoy the ride.  
 

Episode1, Little Pink America
featuring Corky Siegel, harmonica; Geraldo de Oliveira, percussion; Sue Demel & Deborah Lader (Sons of the Never Wrong), vocals.

 

 

Episode 2, People Get Ready
featuring Sue Demel, vocals; Geraldo de Oliveira, percussion; John Abbey, bass

 

 

Episode 3, MTA
featuring Tony Trischka, banjo

 

 

Episode 4, Suite for the Americas: Dorian
featuring Nora Barton, cello
 

 

 

Episode 5, Midnight Rider
featuring Darol Anger, violin

 

 

Episode 6, 1952 Vincent Black Lightning
live at Chicago City Winery

 

Episode 7, Hasna ya Leila
featuring Aziz Samaoui, ngoni



Episode 8, Opus 821
featuring Geraldo de Oliveira



Episode 9, Gaudete & Sleepers Awake
featuring David Jennings, vibes




Episode 10, Corrina Corrina
featuring Aziz Samaoui, ngoni

 

 

Episode 11, Dokunmak
featuring Erkan Ogur (concert in Istanbul)

 

 

Episode 12, Last Thing On My Mind
featuring Tom Paxton, singer-songwriter