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Laura Risk


Solo recordings

The Merry Making (Dorian 90282), with Susie Petrov, piano, Dennis Cahill, guitar, Christopher Layer, flutes, whistle, and bagpipes, Brian Melick, percussion
Celtic Dialogue (Dorian 90264), with Jacqueline Schwab, piano
***Top 10 CDs of 1999 -- The Boston Globe

Recordings by Greenfire (Laura Risk, fiddle, and Ken Kolodner, hammer dulcimer)

A Roof for the Rain (Dorian 90295), with Keith Murphy, guitar and Joseph Sobol, guitar and cittern
Greenfire (Dorian 90265), with Robin Bullock, guitar, piano, cittern
Walking Stones (Dorian 90248), with Robin Bullock, guitar, piano, cittern
***Top 15 Bestsellers -- BMG Record Club
***Allegro Corporation's #1 World Music Title

Other Bands

Journey Begun, Laura Risk and Athena Tergis (Culburnie 105), with Steve Baughman, guitar, Peter Maund, percussion, Pat Klobas, bass; produced by Alasdair Fraser
Spine, Cordelia's Dad (Appleseed 1023), with Tim Eriksen, vocals, guitar, Cath Oss, vocals, lap dulcimer, accordion, Peter Irvine, vocals, percussion; produced by Steve Albini
Host of the Air: Contemporary Music for Scottish Country Dancing, with Susie Petrov, accordion, James Gray, piano

Recordings produced by Laura Risk

My Joy, Hanneke Cassel (Cassel Records 2001)

Guest Appearances

Petit Fou, Matapat (Borealis 113)
The Honey on the Mountain, Rob Laurens (Attic Light 339-002)
My Joy, Hanneke Cassel (Cassel Records 2001)
Different Game, Lissa Schneckenberger (Footprint Records)


The Road from Erin: Ireland's Musical Legacy, (Dorian 90021) various artists
Commuter Classics: Drive Time A.M. (Dorian 90018) various artists
Visions of Bach: Transcriptions and arrangements inspired by Bach (Dorian 90016), various artists
Christmas Gift (Dorian 90321), various artists


Fiddler Magazine's Favorites: Tunes from and Interviews with 36 of the World's Greatest Fiddlers (book and CD set), various artists