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~ Lenapewiattuck Reviews ~

Here are some reviews of my latest CD with Kazzrie Jaxen:

  Dennis Winge
  Mel Minter
  Marv Friedenn

~ Mozart to Motörhead ~

The webradio show "Mozart to Motörhead" featured an interview with guitarist and composer Bud Tristano on January 27, 2019. It was conducted by John Hammel and included two hours of Bud's music with the great piano composers and improvisers Connie Crothers & Kazzrie Jaxen. Both hours are archived here.

Click on mp3 links #11 and #12 to listen (MTM 01 27 2019 B & C).

This great show hosted by John Hammel can be heard Sunday nights and Thursday mornings (eastern time) at This station is Alexa & Siri friendly.

~ Brand New CD ~


A collaboration with pianist Kazzrie Jaxen on the New Artists Records label. Inspired by the Delaware River, formerly known as "Lenapewiattuck" - the river of the Lenape. The music is all free improvisation.

<== Click on photo for more info.

Lenapewiattuck © 2018 Bud Tristano & Kazzrie Jaxen

~ Original Music Based on Bird Calls ~

Audio and sheet music by Bud Tristano:

Wood Thrush Theme Scores

Hermit Thrush Theme Score

~ New Panama Books ~

The Isthmus


New photo album by Andrew Kaufman:
==> "The Isthmus"

A very nice new project documenting the recent Panama Canal expansion with photos galore, in a coffee table art book format. Also includes fabulous photos of Panama, the country, the people and the culture.

Panamá: el país, la gente y la cultura ... ¡Viva Panamá!


Book Image © Andrew Kaufman. Used with permission.

The Panama Affair


New novel by my friend Jeffrey Miller:
==> "The Panama Affair"

Three young airmen start their Air Force careers at Howard AFB in the Panama Canal Zone in the 1970s. A fascinating adventure unravels as they become involved with Panama's nightlife during the intense times of the Panama Canal Treaty negotiations. Contains mature subject matter.


Book Image © Jeffrey Miller

~ New Review: Primal Elegance ~


A new review of an album I made with Connie Crothers,
back in 2001. I like this:
Primal Elegance, Reconsidered (2015)

~ Butterworks Farm, Vermont 2013 ~

New video from my latest visit, plus a new book by Jack Lazor, co-owner of Butterworks Farm in Westfield, Vermont.
Inspired by a lifetime of organic farming from the ground up. Available now at Amazon (click on book image):



Book Image © Jack Lazor

~ New Videos ~

I have started a YouTube channel: My YouTube Page

Bud Tristano on YouTube

~ Pesunqua CD Free Download ~

Available now in mp3 format. The music expresses the changing seasons of a full year at my woodland hideaway. It consists of private field recordings that I made from 1987 - 1997. All the best bits are edited and arranged into this theme. Many of the tracks include wildlife and nature sounds. Click on photo:

Pesunqua © 2007 Bud Tristano

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