Balance Point Acoustics Bpa010 Cruxes


Aurora Josephson/Joëlle Léandre/Damon Smith/Martin Blume

Aurora Josephson, voice; Joëlle Léandre, double bass; Damon Smith, double bass; Martin Blume, drums.
    Ces Grésillantes annés cosmococciques (studio)
  1. Risen like Venus from the flatlands of Brooklyn (03.41)
  2. Imaginary paintings/Imaginary frames (05.19)
  3. Siberia of the mind [JL/DS] (02.51)
  4. The elusive basilisk [AJ/MB] (01.25)
  5. Scriabin the derailer [AJ/JL/DS] (04.33)
  6. Tanglefoot flypaper (03.35)
  7. Napolean's favorite wine (Gevrey-Chambertin) [AJ/MB] (01.45)
  8. Praxis (04.09)

  9. Sizzling cosmococcic years (live)
  10. De papier Tue-mouches (06.23)
  11. Un soeur de charité [AJ/JL] (05.11)
  12. Tableaux imaginaires/Cadres imaginaires [JL/DS/MB] (07.27)
  13. Hodie mihi, cras tibi! (19.38)
Tracks 1-8 recorded on 19 October 2004 at 1510 Studios, Oakland; tracks 9-12 recorded on 18 October 2004 at the Berkeley Art Center.

Front cover (reproduced above) four linocuts by Aurora Josephson; graphic design by Alan Anzalone.


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