David Byrne ‎– Music For The Knee Plays

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ECM Records ‎– ECM 4-25022
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A1 Tree (Today Is An Important Occasion)
Written-By – David Byrne
A2 In The Upper Room
Arranged By – The Baptist Methodist Choir Church Of GodWritten-By – Trad*
A3 The Sound Of Business
Written-By – David Byrne
A4 Social Studies
Written-By – David Byrne
A5 (The Gift Of Sound) Where The Sun Never Goes Down
Arranged By – David Blumberg, David Byrne, Clara Hudman 'The Georgia Peach'*Written-By – Trad*
A6 Theadora Is Dozing
Arranged By – David Blumberg, David Byrne, Ensemble Of The Bulgarian RepublicWritten-By – Trad*
B1 Admiral Perry
Written-By – David Byrne
B2 I Bid You Goodnight
Arranged By – David Blumberg, David Byrne, The Pindar FamilyWritten-By – Trad*
B3 I've Tried
Arranged By – David Blumberg, David Byrne, Swan's Silvertone Singers*Written-By – Trad*
B4 Winter
Written-By – David Byrne
B5 Jungle Book
Written-By – David Byrne
B6 In The Future
Written-By – David Byrne

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Music for 'The Knee Plays' by Robert Wilson and David Byrne from Robert Wilson's 'The Civil Wars'

This music was inspired by the Dirty Dozen Brass Band of New Orleans. First Produced and Performed at the Walker Art Center, Minneapolis April 26th 1984. Choreography by Suzushi Hanayagi.

Recorded at One On One Studios, North Hollywood, April 4th 1984 and Sound Studio Recorders, North Hollywood, April 5th and 6th, 1984.

Mixed December 8th - 17th 1984.

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
1-25022, 9 25022-1 E David Byrne Music For The Knee Plays(LP, Album) ECM Records, ECM Records 1-25022, 9 25022-1 E US 1985 Sell This Version
1A 064-24 0381 1, EJ 24 0381 1 David Byrne Music For The Knee Plays(LP, Album) Zonophone, Zonophone 1A 064-24 0381 1, EJ 24 0381 1 Europe 1985 Sell This Version
EMS-91127, EJ 240381 1 David Byrne Music For The Knee Plays(LP, Album) Toshiba EMI Ltd, Zonophone EMS-91127, EJ 240381 1 Japan 1985 Sell This Version
ECM 25022-4 E, ECM 4-25022 David Byrne Music For The Knee Plays(Cass, Album, Cle) ECM Records, ECM Records ECM 25022-4 E, ECM 4-25022 US 1985 Sell This Version
303228-2 David Byrne The Knee Plays(CD, Album, RE + DVD, Bon) Nonesuch 303228-2 US 2007 Sell This Version

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