Papilio's second album has arrived! 
Sociable Butterflies

 will be available for sale shortly.
Watch this space for details. 
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The trio's debut album
First Flight is available through CDBaby and iTunes.

First Flight was nominated for a 2014 East Coast Music Award in the category of Traditional Instrumental Recording of the Year, as well as for a 2014 Music Nova Scotia Award in the category of Traditional/Roots Recording of the Year.

Special thanks to Colin Dorgan of Refinelines for creating this wonderful watercolour for this album!

Anthony Rissesco, fiddle / vocals
Jennifer Publicover, Irish & modern flutes
Phil Schappert, guitars / bouzar

Papilio is a neo-traditional celtic/world trio from Nova Scotia.


Join the band on a musical tour through the cultures of Ireland, Scotland, France, Spain, Cape Breton, Scandinavia, the Balkans, and uncharted lands beyond.

Photo credits: Trio against red wall - Gordon Lafleur; trio by the water - Eric Boutilier-Brown; instruments - Phil Schappert.