December 21, 1996
Live from Hill Auditorium in Ann Arbor, Michigan, with The Boys of the Lough, the Sonos Handbell Ensemble, and the Ypsilanti High School Chamber Singers.
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Recorded on December 21, 1996, from Ann Arbor, Michigan.
Lovingly selected from the earliest archives of A Prairie Home Companion, this heirloom collection represents the music from earliest years of the now legendary show: 1974–1976. With songs and tunes from jazz pianist Butch Thompson, mandolin maestro Peter Ostroushko, Dakota Dave Hull and the first house band, The Powdermilk Biscuit Band (Adam Granger, Bob Douglas and Mary DuShane).