Tzadik TZ 7602 Hallelujah, anyway: remembering Tom Cora


Tom Cora

    Disc one
  1. Lesli Dalaba, trumpet: Cuimhnean phiobair (01.47)
  2. Umezu Kazutoki & Band [Umezu Kazutoki, alto sax; Nakao Kanji, soprano sax; Hayashi Eiichi, alto sax; Tada Yoko, alto sax; Katayama Hiroaki, tenor sax; Nomoto Kazuhiro, baritone sax; Himizu Kazuto, bass clarinet; Ohara Yutaka, trombone; Sekijima Takerou, tuba; Kondo Tatsuo, accordion; Reichi, percussion]: The gospel of gone (03.21)
  3. Roof [Tom Cora, cello; Phil Minton, voice; Luc Ex, bass, Michael Vatcher, drums]: Halts (05.11); recorded at Lagerhaus, Bremen in June 1997. Track previously released on Red Note 7
  4. Fred Frith, guitar; Catherine Jauniaux, voice: Talking to the tree (02.58)
  5. Curlew [Pippin Barnett, drums; George Cartwright, saxophones; Tom Cora, cello; Ann Rupel, bass; Davey Williams, guitar]: Saint dog (06.55)
  6. Amy Denio, voice, percussion, guitar, alto sax, piano innards, text; Jeroen Visser, collage, mastering: Seafaring (04.50)
  7. Tom Cora, accordions: Two-day 'til tomorrow (01.14)
  8. Gonogonogo [Sam Bennett/Ito Haruna]: In memory of (04.36)
  9. The Ululating Mummies [Pippin Barnett, drums; Barry Bless, accordion; Danny Finny, tenor sax; Robbie Kinter, percussion, keyboard; George Lowe, bass clarinet; Dave Yohe, bass]: Jim (03.48)
  10. Shock Exchange [Caroline Kraabel, saxophone; John Edwards, double bass]: Just a dream (03.23); no recording details
  11. Chris Cochrane, voice; Zeena Parkins, piano: Today (02.16)
  12. Oriental Fusion [Tom Cora, cello; Hakim Hamadouche, lute, voice; Edmond Hosdikian, alto sax; Barre Philips, double bass; Ahmed Compaore, drums]: Marseille shout (04.02)
  13. Wayne Horvitz, piano: Love, love, love (02.16)
  14. Tom Cora, cello; Fred Frith, home-made instruments; John Zorn, alto sax, game calls, mouthpieces: Casey R. (03.29)
  15. Third Person [Samm Bennett, drums, samples; Tom Cora, cello; Marc Ribot, guitar]: Weaklings (03.53)
  16. A-Musik [Takeda Kenichi, taisho-koto; Okuma Wataru, clarinet; Iwate Hiroshi, saxophone; Chino Shuichi, keyboard; Koyama Tetsuto, bass; Nakao Kanji, drums; Kasuga Hirobumi, guitar]: Der glater bulgar (05.06)
  17. Tom Cora, cello; Leo Smith, trumpet, small instruments; Richard Teitelbaum, synthesizer; Carlos Zingaro, violin: The president of the United States (03.16); recorded in concert at Bard College in May 1993
  18. Curlew [George Cartwright, saxes; Tom Cora, cello; Mark Howell, guitar; Fred Frith, bass; Rick Brown, drums]: Light sentence (02.35)
  19. Thierry Azam: The week Tom died (05.00)
  20. Tom Cora, cello: There will be a happy meeting (02.53)
    Disc two
  1. The Ex [Tom Cora, cello; Terrie Ex, guitar; Andy Ex, guitar; Katrin Ex, drums; Luc Ex, bass; G.W. Sok, vocals]: The flute's tale (04.38)
  2. Tom Cora, cello: Burning hoop (03.01)
  3. The Chadbournes [Eugene Chadbourne, guitar, voice, tape, effects; Tom Cora, cello; David Light, drums; Kramer, cheap organ, voice; John Zorn, alto and soprano saxes, clarinet, game calls]: Pitter patter panther (03.16)
  4. Miya Masaoka, koto; Larry Ochs, tenor sax; Bob Ostertag, samples: Tomcat (05.08)
  5. Gerry Hemingway, percussion: Tom Wood (04.42)
  6. Elliott Sharp, guitar; Frances Marie Utti, cello: Mr. TC (05.24)
  7. Skeleton Crew [Tom Cora, accordion; Fred Frith, violin; Zeena Parkins, accordion]: Jelly roll stomp (03.12)
  8. Zeena Parkins, harp; Sara Parkins, violin; Margaret Parkins, cello: Fence (01.54)
  9. Tom Cora, cello; Iva Bittova, violin, voice: Vepiranka (03.24)
  10. Nimal [Momo Rossel, guitar; Pippin Barnett, drums; Tom Cora, cello; Bratko Bibic, accodion; Jean-Vin Huguenin, bass]: Intenda (05.00)
  11. Nicolas Collins, backwards electric guitar: Tromba marina Cora (02.10)
  12. Pidgin Combo [Tom Cora, cello; Rorie, chorus, marimba; Okuma Wataru, chorus, piano; Kimura Shinya, drums; Shinoda Masami, baritone sax; Nishimura Takuya, bass]: Hoppas att det Gar (05.09)
  13. Hahn Rowe: Yello smile (03.12)
  14. Tom Cora, cello; Wolfgang Mitterer, piano, prepared piano: Two days 'til tomorrow (05.09)
  15. Tyson Rogers, piano: Jesus speaks to me (01.27)
  16. Thomas Dimuzio, digital editing and processing of Tom Cora cello recordings: Radiotraces (05.12)
  17. Tom Cora, cello; Chris Cutler, drums, processing; Fred Frith, guitar: One more time (03.12)
  18. Kramer & Tess: Tom's lament (04.24)
  19. Skeleton Crew [Tom Cora, cello, drums, contraptions; Fred Frith, guitar, drums]: Zach's flag (03.04)

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