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Hyperpianist Maroney in "Music for Words" using the poetry of Yeats; and 2 works for Maroney's reunited 1980's band Iota Jot Yod band with Shelley Hirsch and Herb Robertson.

Maroney, Denman With Bleckmann / Hirsch
Music For Words, Perhaps: The Poetry of W B Yeates and Wallace Stevens

Maroney, Denman  With Bleckmann / Hirsch: Music For Words, Perhaps: The Poetry of W B Yeates and Wal (Innova)
Label: Innova    
Released in: USA    

"This is a CD of songs written by Denman Maroney to words by William Butler Yeats, Wallace Stevens and himself, sung by Theo Bleckmann, Shelley Hirsch, Sheila Schonbrun, and himself, accompanied by Herb Robertson (brass), Arthur Kell (bass), David Simons (drums), and himself (piano). They might be jazz, or they might be classical; suit yourself.

The group known as Iota Jot Yod performs the Stevens and Maroney settings."-Innova

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Product Information:

UPC: 72670861723

Label: Innova
Catalog ID: Innova 717
Squidco Product Code: 12068

Format: CD
Condition: New
Released: 2009
Country: USA
Packaging: Jewel Tray
Recorded, edited and mixed by Michael Brorby and John Guth


Denman Maroney-hyperpiano

Arthur Kell-bass

David Simons-percussion

Herb Robertson-trumpet, cornet

Shelley Hirsch-voice

Theo Bleckmann-voice

Special Guest

Sheila Schonbrun-voice

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Track Listing:

Music for Words Perhaps

1. The Song of the Happy Shepher 5:15

2. The Second Coming 5:19

3. The Crazed Moon 1:03

4. The Song of Wandering Aengus 6:29

5. A Drinking Song 1:04

6. A Drunken Man's Praise of Sobriety 0:59

7. The Cap and Bells 4:29

8. Three Songs to the One Burden 4:31

9. The Two Trees 5:19

10. The Lamentation of the Old Pensioner 2:04

A Thoughtful Revolved

1. The Mechanical Optimist 7:04

2. Mystic Garden & Midling Beast 4:34

3. Romanesque Affabulation 5:26

4. The Leader 3:17

15. I'm Yours 5:13