Anna & Elizabeth Are Excavating Folk Music's Many Mysteries

For their new album on Smithsonian Folkways, The Invisible Comes to Us, Anna & Elizabeth dug into the archive at Middlebury College in Vermont to uncover old songs, rediscover their history and find new ways to express them. I started our conversation by playing a song discovered there, "Ripest of Apples," from The Invisible Comes To Us.

Read the full article and listen to the segment on NPR's - All Songs Considered.