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Works for dance constructed by guitarist/composer Fred Frith as accompaniment to Amanda Miller's choreography for Nederland Dans Theater in 2011, revisited and revised by Frith into these beautiful pieces, with help from William Wynant, Lotte Anker, Karla Kihlstedt Arditti, &c.

Frith, Fred
Field Days (The Amanda Loops)

Frith, Fred: Field Days (The Amanda Loops) (Recommended Records)

Label: Recommended Records    
Released in: Great Britain    

"14 pieces originally written for dance and other practical situations, here reassigned and reconstructed for choreographer Amanda Miller and the Nederland Dans Theater.These are loop-based, textural, mood pieces, and invocations of spaces and landscapes, with some fine steel guitar playing. Mostly this is Fred multi-instrumenting, with pianist Daan Vanderwalle, percussionist Willie Wynant, the Arte Sax quartet and Lotte Anker, the Arditti Quartet, Kiku Day, occasional shakuhachi, and violinist/nykelharpist Karla Kihlstedt. Hit from the show: Desert Sundown."-ReR Megacorp

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Product Information:

UPC: 752725902526

Label: Recommended Records
Catalog ID: RER FRA8
Squidco Product Code: 21507

Format: CD
Condition: New
Released: 2015
Country: Great Britain
Packaging: Digipack
Recorded at Guerilla Recordings in Oakland, California in 2011.


Fred Frith-composer, performer

Carla Kihlstedt-Nyckelharpa, violin

Kiku Day-Shakuhachi

Daan Vandewalle-piano

William Winant-percussion

Lotte Anker-saxophone

Arte Sax Quartet-saxophone, strings

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Track Listing:

1. Prologue 2:56

2. Run Don't Walk 1:17

3. One Road, Many Destinations 4:04

4. Shimmer, Simmer 3:31

5. Up Ahead 2:49

6. Desert Sundown 3:39

7. Ran Didn't Hide 2:01

8. Hills Have Eyes 2:01

9. Moving On Sideways 1:45

10. Moving On Up 3:09

11. Act Of Faith 3:58

12. Home Stretch 3:03

13. Jumped In 1:48

14. Epilogue 2:43

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