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Other Minds Festival:
OM 9, Concert 3: 03 “Spirit Catcher” by William Parker

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Item Type: Sound Recording Duration: 21 min
Event Type: Music Program Origin: Other Minds

“Spirit Catcher”, for four musicians and tape, combines free improvisation with spoken word and prerecorded sounds. Among Parker's instruments for this piece is the dilruba, an Indian bowed instrument with four metal strings and 24 sympathetic strings, frets like a sitar's, and a bridge running over a goat skin; and the sentir, or Moroccan bass, along with several double reed instruments. Parker is joined by notable Bay Area improvisers Oluyemi Thomas, Doctor E. Pelikan Chalto and Barbara Sandidge.

Musical Selections:  Spirit Catcher (2002) (20:21) / William Parker
Performers:  William Parker, string bass
Oluyemi Thomas, reeds
Barbara Sandidge, flugelhorn
Dr. E. Pelikan Chalto, clarinet/recorder
Genre:  20th Century Classical
Subject:  Songs (High voice) with instrumental ensemble; Piano music; 20th century classical; Piano with percussion ensemble
People:  Parker, William, 1952-; Thomas, Oluyemi; Sandidge, Barbara ; Chalto, E. Pelikan, Dr. ; Lombard, Carl
Recording Date:  3/7/2003
 
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