We've updated our Terms of Use. You can review the changes here.
  • Compact Disc (CD) + Digital Album

    Buy the CD and the digital album is included, ready for downloading at checkout. The digital tracks also come with a copy of the cover and six page booklet with the original artwork and text. It's a good way to listen, at home on your speakers, or out for a quiet walk.

    Includes unlimited streaming of Some Sort of Angel via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.
    ships out within 7 days
    edition of 1000 

      $10 USD


  • Streaming + Download

    Includes unlimited streaming via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.

    When you purchase the CD, the full digital album is included as a bonus to download immediately.
    Purchasable with gift card

      $6 USD  or more


Hochin 05:32
Up and Over 06:35
For Karen 03:28


All composed and arranged by David Kraus

David Kraus ~ nylon and steel string acoustic guitars
Gary Gordon ~ soprano/alto saxes, flute
Mark vanGulden ~ vibraphone, percussion
Jamie Masefield ~ mandolin, tenor banjo
Clyde Stats ~ acoustic bass

"David Kraus is a guitarist with sure fingers and an expressive sense of melodic line. The playing is refreshingly lyrical and makes one thirst for a live performance by this ensemble."
- Jim Lowe / Times Argus Vermont

"Kraus's work features a mysterious and gorgeous sonic ambience that transcends genre."
- Chip Wilson / The Montpelier Bridge

"With a creamy yet energetic mixture of jazz and world culture influences and melodies that caress like vines around a cypress, David Kraus' latest creative offering shows his uniqueness as an artist and is a truly fine listening experience for anyone desiring to hear something real."
- Susan Kelly / Burlington Free Press

"Evocative of an ethereal openness felt in ECM recordings, Some Sort of Angel is rich in feeling and taste, a classic that grows more delicious with each playing."
- Jody Petersen / WNCS Radio Burlington


released July 15, 2018

Recorded, mixed, and mastered by Chuck Eller at Charles Eller Studios; Charlotte, Vermont.


all rights reserved



David Kraus Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

I always strive to create what feels right and honest to me, having learned through experience that it is counterproductive to work toward everyone liking you. You have to present who you are with grace, sincerity, and open feeling. Because at the end when the music is shared, it will be the immediacy of this feeling that the listener will experience. ... more

contact / help

Contact David Kraus

Streaming and
Download help

Report this album or account

David Kraus recommends:

If you like Some Sort of Angel, you may also like: