Meredith Monk ‎– mercy

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ECM Records ‎– ECM 1829, ECM Records ‎– 472 468-2, ECM New Series ‎– ECM New Series 1829, ECM New Series ‎– 472 468-2
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Tracklist

1 braid 1 and leaping song 8:14
2 braid 2 2:34
3 urban march (shadow) 3:10
4 masks 1:43
5 line 1 1:11
6 doctor / patient 8:21
7 line 2 1:01
8 woman at the door 5:55
9 line 3 and prisoner 5:23
10 epilogue 1:54
11 shaking 3:05
12 liquid air 3:53
13 urban march (light) 6:05
14 core chant 4:43

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Notes

Recorded March 19-20, 2002 at Sorcerer Sound, New York
Mixed at Passport Studio, New York

Music originally composed for "mercy", a performance work
by Meredith Monk and Ann Hamilton.

All compositions
© 2001 Meredith Monk Music / ASCAP except
"line 1", "line 2", "line 3".

Partial funding for this recording was provided by
The Aaron Copland Fund for Music and
the Mary Flagler Cary Charitable Trust.

"mercy" was first performed on July 19, 2001 at
Duke University, Durham, North Carolina and was
commissioned by the American Dance Festival
through the Doris Duke Awards for New Work,
the Wexner Center for the Arts at Ohio State University
and Meet The Composer Commissioning Music / USA.

Special thanks to Ellynne Skove

An ECM Production

℗ 2002 ECM Records GmbH
© 2002 ECM Records GmbH

Printed in Germany

Jewel case packaging housed in an O-card

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 028947246824
  • Rights Society: GEMA
  • Label Code: LC 02516
  • Other (SPARS Code): DDD

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