SHADOW/Landscape With Argonauts

Heiner Goebbels, 1993
© ECM Records
© ECM Records

Sussan Deihim vocals
René Lussier guitar
Charles Hayward drums, tipan, hand-percussion
Christos Govetas clarinet, chumbush, gardon
Heiner Goebbels keyboards, programming, accordion

and 100 voices on the streets of Boston

based on texts by Edgar Allen Poe and Heiner Mueller

Ye who read
Shall I speak of me
2 Dollar
I my sea voyage
The year has been a year of terror
The stars are cold signposts
Over some flasks
From an unknown catastrophe
A dead weight
Yet we laughed
No arrival no parking
Or the hapless landing
And lo
In the back the swine
And then did we

Recorded February, September and October 1990
total playing time: 51:53


Untitled (Review, en)
9/1993, Ben Watson, New Note - Hi Fi News

Untitled (Review, de)
7/93, Rainer Kühn, Keys

Untitled (Review, de)
8 May 1993, Thomas Rothschild, Frankfurter Rundschau

Untitled (Review, de)
5/1993, Markus Müller, Jazzthetik

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