Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Walls of Time 4:20
2 Lonesome Night 3:34
3 How Mountain Girls Can Love 2:02
4 Mighty Dark to Travel 2:38
5 Carolina Mountain Home 2:11
6 Connemara 3:12
7 Coal Minin' Man 3:50
8 I Believed in You Darlin' 2:57
9 Pig in a Pen 1:57
10 Give Us Rain 3:54
11 Boston Boy 2:30
12 Little Bessie 8:43

Credits

CD 1

fiddle:
Stuart Duncan (tracks 1–2, 7, 10)
Bobby Hicks (American bluegrass fiddler) (tracks 3–6, 8–9, 11)
bodhrán [Celtic bodhran]:
Ricky Skaggs (track 12)
archtop guitar:
Ricky Skaggs (tracks 2, 5–6, 8, 11)
mandolin:
Ricky Skaggs (tracks 1–12)
guitar:
Bryan Sutton (tracks 5, 7, 10, 12)
Ricky Skaggs (tracks 1, 7)
guitar [lead guitar, rhythm guitar]:
Ricky Skaggs (track 10)
guitar [lead guitar]:
Bryan Sutton (tracks 1, 4, 6, 9, 11)
guitar [rhythm guitar]:
Paul Brewster (US bluegrass singer and guitarist) (tracks 2–6, 11)
Bryan Sutton (tracks 2–3, 8)
Ricky Skaggs (track 12)
banjo:
Jim Mills (tracks 2–6, 8–9, 11)
double bass [bass]:
Mark Fain (US bluegrass/country bassist) (tracks 1–12)
percussion [spike hammer]:
Ricky Skaggs (track 7)
steel guitar [Weissenborn guitar]:
Jerry Douglas (US guitar and dobro player) (tracks 1, 7)
harp [harpist]:
background vocals:
Cheryl White (track 10)
Sharon White (US country musician) (track 10)
baritone vocals:
Darrin Vincent (tracks 3, 8–9)
composer:
Ruby Rakes (track 3)
Carter Stanley (track 2)
Bill Monroe (tracks 4, 8, 11)
lead vocals:
Ricky Skaggs (tracks 1–10, 12)
lyricist:
Ruby Rakes (track 3)
Carter Stanley (track 2)
Bill Monroe (track 8)
tenor vocals:
Paul Brewster (US bluegrass singer and guitarist) (tracks 2–5, 7–9)
John Cowan (track 1)
vocals:
Darrin Vincent (track 2)
writer:
Peter Rowan (track 1)
E.L. Scarborough (track 5)
Len Wright (track 5)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 12)
Bill Monroe (track 1)
publisher:
Bill Monroe Music (track 11)
Trio Music Company (track 5)
Unichappell Music, Inc. (tracks 4, 8)
is the basis for:
Little Bessie (track 12)
recording of:
A Lonesome Night (track 2)
Boston Boy (track 11)
Little Bessie (track 12)
Pig in a Pen (track 9)
The Walls Of Time (track 1)

Release Group

Wikipedia:en: Ancient Tones [info]
Wikidata:Q4752925 [info]