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Don Conoscenti

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Don Conoscenti began his music profession playing rock and roll & move and later on earned acclaim like a jazz guitarist. But he’s most widely known for powerful acoustic folk shows characterized by an exclusive usage of multiple and incomplete capos along with a wide-ranging instrumental skills which includes six and 12-string acoustic guitar, steel acoustic guitar, piano, drums, percussion, flute, recorder, didgeridoo, mandolin, banjo, and harmonica. Conoscenti was raised within the Chicago region. At age 17 he remaining home and started to travel thoroughly throughout the USA, SOUTH USA, Jamaica, and Japan. He created his first rock-band while surviving in Vermont and operating behind the counter-top of the initial Ben and Jerry’s snow cream store. Other jazz and rock and roll groups followed, non-e of these spectacularly effective. Finally he relocated to Atlanta and started to create a name for himself like a folksinger within the flourishing Decatur music picture. His success continuing when he relocated western to Oklahoma and later on to Colorado. Traditional western landscapes continue being a major impact on Conoscenti’s tunes, as will the plight from the American Indian. His early information (which went of printing) consist of Carved in Rock and Beneath Your Moon. Over time, Conoscenti has produced several notable close friends within the music sector. He has used and for performers like David Wilcox, Shawn Mullins, Darryl Purpose, as well as the Indigo Young ladies. Conoscenti information like Containers of Bone fragments (1996), My Outstanding Masterpiece (1997), and something for the street (1998) feature visitor performances from many notable performers. Boston folk hero Ellis Paul is really a close friend. Both toured together to market Conoscenti’s single acoustic effort, Incomprehensible Light, in 1999, and 2 yrs afterwards Paul was a significant vocal contributor towards the more ambitiously organized Paradox of Sophistication.

Quick Facts


Full Name Don Conoscenti
Date Of Birth September 13, 1955
Profession Singer, Multi-instrumentalist
Music Songs Paradox of Grace, Drink Another Round, My Brilliant Masterpiece, Beautiful Valley, Boxes of Bones, Seven Years Old, Red Man Sky, What Else Could I Do, All in Time, The Burren, Texas Moon, Bambi's Revenge, Beneath Your Moon, She Is The Language, Intro / Vigilante Man, Love Had Come, Only the Truth, Why'd She Do That, She Didn't Break Me, It Was an Accident, House of Light, Dandelions in the Wind, The Sky Is Crying, I Found Noah's Ark, Every Single Word, Hands into the fire, Mercy of your kindness, That Train, Crooked Little Smile, Love Is a Curious Thing, Hold On Arelia, Big Big Deal
Albums Beneath Your Moon, My Brilliant Masterpiece, Paradox of Grace, Anastasia, Boxes of Bones

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