Mark So ‎– Reading Illuminations / A Book Of Palms

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A Reading Illuminations
Recorded By, Read By – Julia Holter, Mark SoText By – Arthur RimbaudTranslated By – John Ashbery
31:38
B A Book of Palms
Piano – Mark So
28:54

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RI-5

Reading Illuminations / A Book of Palms
Mark So

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Contents:
C62 NAC Chrome Cassette Tape
4/4 J-Card
Clear Norelco Box
Over-wrapper

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Edition of 100
Released 12/2012.

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Side A
Reading Illuminations (31:38)
for Julia

recorded by Julia Holter & Mark So, August-October 2011
in Los Angeles & environs, the Mojave Desert, and Portland, OR (4 audio cassettes, sides A & B)
commissioned by the Pasadena Arts Council

Text from John Ashbery's translation of Rimbaud's 'Illuminations.'
Copyright (c) 2011 by John Ashbery. All rights reserved. Used by arrangement with Georges Borchardt, Inc. for the author.

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Side B
A Book Of Palms (28:54)
for Ama Birch

excerpts: 5 ii 2010, pp. 1-21; 15 iii 2010, p. 9

recorded April 2010 at the Millay Colony (Mark So, piano)

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cover image: a book of palms 15 iii 2010, p. 9 & Koreatown palms (designed by Christoph Girard)

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