"In the tradition of Michael Hedges and Al Pettaway, Todd Bauchspies plays with inspiration and conviction. 'Above the Rain' is full of beautiful melodies that take the listener on a musical experience that is peaceful and spiritual. 'Above the Rain', the new release from Todd Bauchspies, is an instrumental guitar album that will remind you of how, in the proper hand, the instrument can define a range of emotions. Happy, mournful and playful, Todd does it all very well. Fans of acoustic instrumental guitar music will find a lot to like on 'Above the Rain' the new release from Todd Bauchspies. Eighteen original songs that showcase a talented guitar player and composer".
Michael Macey - WRNR Radio
Above the Rain is the first solo CD release from guitarist Todd Bauchspies.
It contains 18 original acoustic guitar instrumentals--some of which are accompanied by cello, violin, penny whistle, recorder, piano, and djembe.