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Two new large works beautifully packaged with a thick booklet: "Visions of Dionysus" with Cyro Baptist and Kenny Wollesen; and "Cerebus" with Peter Evans, David Taylor and Marcus Rojas.

John Zorn
Zorn: The Satyros Play / Cerebrus

John Zorn: Zorn: The Satyros Play / Cerebrus (Tzadik)
Label: Tzadik    
Released in: USA    

"Two dramatic new worlds in sound from our downtown Alchemist who continues to confound and defy expectations well into his fourth decade of recorded activity. Scored for two percussionists, The Satyr's Play is a dramatic work that mysteriously evokes the decadent excesses of Bacchanalia and Saturnalia. Presented in book form accompanied by a esoteric text beautifully illustrated with rare drawings by the great mystical artist Austin Osman Spare, this is a work of subtle nuance and sexuality. In contrast, Cerberus, is a flamboyant and dynamic trio for brass. A demonic piece featuring three undisputed Brass virtuosos, it jumps styles, moods and genres in classic Zorn fashion. Radical, moody and colorful chamber works for the 21st century."-Tzadik

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Product Information:

UPC: 702397739029

Label: Tzadik
Catalog ID: TZA-CD-7390
Squidco Product Code: 14408

Format: CD
Condition: New
Released: 2011
Country: USA
Packaging: Digipack with booklet
Recorded January and April 2010 at East Side Sound, NYC by Marc Urselli.


Cyro Baptista-percussion

Kenny Wollesen-percussion

Peter Evans-trumpet

David Taylor-bass trombone

Marcus Rojas-tuba

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Track Listing:

1. Visions of Dionysus - Ode I 3:48

2. Visions of Dionysus - Ode II 3:39

3. Visions of Dionysus - Ode III 2:54

4. Visions of Dionysus - Ode IV 3:50

5. Visions of Dionysus - Ode V 2:35

6. Visions of Dionysus - Ode VI 4:33

7. Visions of Dionysus - Ode VII 3:36

8. Visions of Dionysus - Ode VIII 1:39

9. Cerberus 10:34