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Author Glass, Philip.

Title Book of longing [sound recording] : a song cycle based on the poetry and images of Leonard Cohen / Philip Glass ; [text by] Leonard Cohen.

Imprint New York, NY : Orange Mountain Music, p2007.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    D GLAS BL C43CD    Available
Description 2 sound discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Compact discs.
Title from container.
Vocal text ([32] p. : ill.) inserted in container.
Contents Disc 1. Prologue, I can't make the hills ; I came down from the mountain ; Sip of wine ; Want to fly ; Light came through the window ; Puppet time ; G-d opened my eyes ; You go your way ; I was doing something ; Not a Jew ; How much I love you ; Babylon ; I enjoyed the laughter -- Disc 2. This morning I woke up again ; I want to love you now ; Don't have the proof ; Night of Santiago ; Mother mother ; You came to me this morning ; I am now able ; Roshi's very tired ; Epilogue, Merely a prayer.
Credits Produced by Michael Reisman and Don Christensen ; English words by Leonard Cohen.
Performer Leonard Cohen, speaker ; Dominique Plaisant, soprano ; Tara Hugo, mezzo-soprano ; Will Erat, tenor ; Daniel Keeling, bass-baritone ; Tim Fain, violin ; Philip Glass, keyboard ; Megan Marolf, oboe, English horn ; Eleonore Oppenheim, double bass ; Michael Riesman, conductor, keyboard ; Mick Rossi, keyboard, percussion ; Wendy Sutter, violoncello ; Kate St. John, oboe, English horn ; Andrew Sterman, flute, piccolo, saxophone, bass clarinet.
Subject Cohen, Leonard, 1934- -- Musical settings.
Songs with instrumental ensemble.
Monologues with music.
Song cycles.
Added Author Cohen, Leonard, 1934- voc
Glass, Philip. Instrumentalist.
Plaisant, Dominique. voc
Hugo, Tara. voc
Erat, Will. voc
Keeling, Daniel. voc
Fain, Tim. Instrumentalist.
Marolf, Megan. Instrumentalist.
Oppenheim, Eleonore. Instrumentalist.
Riesman, Michael. Instrumentalist. Conductor.
Rossi, Mick. Instrumentalist. (Pianist)
Sutter, Wendy. Instrumentalist.
St. John, Kate. Instrumentalist.
Sterman, Andrew. Instrumentalist.
Standard No. 801837004328
00801837004328 gtin-14
Music No. omm0043 Orange Mountain Music

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