Intakt CD 038 Violin music in the age of shopping


Jon Rose

Jon Rose, violin, interactive samples, muzak, toy violins, voice; Shelley Hirsch, voice; Chris Cutler, drums, electronic percussion; Otomo Yoshihide, turntables, guitar, samples, muzak, location shopping recordings; Irène Schweizer, special guest shopper on piano; Rik Rue, shopping list compilation; Matsubara Sachiko and Noda Shigenori, elevator girls recordings.

  1. Traditional shopping call (01.36)
  2. TV shopping (03.24)
  3. A channel surfer's guide to the information industry (02.58)
  4. Elevator girls (03.00)
  5. Shopping trolley wars (02.39)
  6. Temptation (03.11)
  7. Blind faith (01.52)
  8. Packaging/no service alarm sequence (01.21)
  9. Dream (03.12)
  10. The shopping list (A) (02.57)
  11. Is it me? (01.38)
  12. The gift (01.20)
  13. Shopping world (01.56)
  14. The shopping list (B) (05.14)
  15. The garbage round waltz (04.05)
  16. Closing down sale (01.58)
  17. Oo! that's nice (02.18)
  18. Tribal chant (03.21)
  19. Selling the water (01.13)
  20. It's a w(rapp) (00.56)
  21. Let me sell you a smile (04.32)
  22. A talking machine (00.37)
Recorded on 28 March 1994 at Rote Fabrik, Zürich, Switzerland.

Cover photo (front cover reproduced above) by Transit, Innsbruck.


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