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  • Performer: Fred Frith
  • Title: "The Technology Of Tears" And Other Music For Dance And Theatre
  • Genre: Electronic / Jazz / Rock
  • Country: US
  • Formats: FLAC RA AHX MOD AUD MP4 ADX
  • Released: 1988
  • Style: Fusion, Avantgarde, Experimental
  • MP3 album: 1224 mb
  • FLAC album: 1397 mb
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Fred Frith - "The Technology Of Tears" And Other Music For Dance And Theatre download album

The Technology Of Tears" Recorded at BC Studio, June '86 and Noise New York, Nov. '86 – Jan. '87. Synclavier recorded in California, June '86. Commissioned by Rosalind Newman and first performed by her dance company at the Joyce Theatre, NYC in February 1987. Jigsaw" Recorded at Noise, Oct. '86 Commissioned as a collaboration between Fred Frith, Rosalind Newman and Pier Voulkos. Matrix, Runout (Side A runout, stamped): LP 20 A SWISS MADE. Matrix, Runout (Side B runout, stamped): LP 20 B SWISS MADE.

According to the booklet "The Technology of Tears was commissioned by Rosalind Newman and first performed by her dance company at the Joyce Theatre, New York City in February 1987; with designs by Pier Voulkos and animation by Pierre Hebert. And "Jigsaw was commissioned by the Concert Dance Company of Boston as a collaboration between Fred Frith, Rosalind Newman and Pier Voulkos and funded in part by the National Endowment for the Arts and the New Works Program of the Massachusetts Council on the Arts and Humanities

The Technology of Tears (And Other Music for Dance and Theatre) is a double album by English guitarist, composer and improvisor Fred Frith. It is the first of a series of Music for Dance albums Frith made, and is sometimes subtitled Music for Dance volume 1. It was recorded between June 1986 and April 1987, and released on a double LP and a single CD by RecRec Music (Switzerland) and on a double LP only by SST Records (United States) in 1988.

More albums from Fred Frith: Nous Autres by Fred Frith. French Gigs by Fred Frith.

See the BPM profile of this album. Tracklist - The Technology of Tears (and Other Music for Dance and Theatre). The Palace of Laugher, the Technology of Tears. Recent albums by Fred Frith. Closer to the Ground. Backscatter Bright Blue.

The Technology Of Tears - And Other Music For Dance And Theatre, 1988. 2. Fred Frith - Theatre. Published: 6 years ago. Duration: 10:13. By. I do not own any of the rights to this song keep it simple. From Fred Friths 1988 LP The Technology of Tears (And Other Music for Dance and Theatre). 5. Fred Frith - Mexico City, Mexico, 2007-03-27. Duration: 1:02:48. Fred Frith solo Teatro de la Ciudad Mexico City, Mexico 2007-03-27. Song: Walking Song (11/15) Album: Cheap at Half the Price (Recorded: August 1983, Released: 1983) Artist: Fred Frith. 18. Fred Frith - Same old me. Published: 9 years ago. Duration: 2:03.

The Technology Of Tears" recorded June 1986 at BC Studio and November 1986 to January 1987 at Noise NY. Jigsaw" recorded October 1986 at Noise. Commissioned by Concert Dance Company of Boston as a collaboration between Fred Frith, Rosalind Newman and Pier Voulkos. Propaganda" recorded April 1987 at Noise

The Palace of Laughter, The Technology of Tears" is an imaginative, intense, varied suite comparing music which represents the past "frozen tears" of sadness - displayed as images before us by the media, etc. - with the "hot tears" of the moment that cannot be absorbed by technology uneven pieces to be fit together. The Palace of Laughter, The Technology of Tears.

Tracklist

The Technology Of Tears
A1 Sadness, Its Bones Bleached Behind Us 13:05
A2 You Are What You Eat 7:22
B1 You Are What You Eat (Continued) 11:39
B2 The Palace Of Laughter, The Technology Of Tears 10:08
Jigsaw
C1 Jigsaw 14:39
C2 Jigsaw Coda 3:04
Propaganda
D1 Shelter From Them All 1:36
D2 A Deeper Understanding Of Conflict 0:54
D3 The Turning Of An Hourglass 2:04
D4 Birth Of A Rebel 1:51
D5 Your Beautiful Corpse 1:17
D6 The Excellent Hyena 1:25
D7 The Old Man Moves A Mountain 1:06
D8 The Wolf Demon (Part 1) 1:07
D9 Meditation Upon Propaganda 3:06
D10 Liberty 1:59
D11 The Relentless Landscape 0:59
D12 The Gaze That Sings 1:03
D13 The Wolf Demon (Part 2) 1:05
D14 Rashomon 3:30

Companies, etc.

  • Manufactured By – RecRec Genossenschaft
  • Distributed By – RecRec Genossenschaft
  • Distributed By – Recommended No Man's Land
  • Marketed By – No Man's Land
  • Recorded At – BC Studio
  • Recorded At – Noise New York
  • Remastered At – New York Digital
  • Pressed By – Turicaphon AG
  • Lacquer Cut At – Tonstudio Bauer

Credits

  • Alto Saxophone [Alto Sax] – John Zorn (tracks: A1 to B2)
  • Cover [Cover Images], Photography By [Photos] – Pierre Hébert
  • Design [Cover Design] – Peter Bäder
  • Engineer [Assistant Engineers] – Louie Fleck (tracks: A1 to B2), Sue Fisher (tracks: A1 to B2)
  • Engineer [BC] – Martin Bisi (tracks: A1 to B2)
  • Engineer [Noise] – Kramer (tracks: A1 to B2)
  • Instruments, Voice [Voices] – Fred Frith
  • Lacquer Cut By – HR*
  • Programmed By [Synclavier Programming Guidance From] – Henry Kaiser (tracks: A1 to B2)
  • Remastered By [Engineer] – Paul Zinman
  • Trombone – Jim Staley (tracks: C1, C2)
  • Turntables – Christian Marclay (tracks: A1 to B2)
  • Voice – Tenko (tracks: A1 to B2)

Notes

"The Technology Of Tears"
Recorded at BC Studio, June '86 and Noise New York, Nov. '86 – Jan. '87.
Synclavier recorded in California, June '86.
Commissioned by Rosalind Newman and first performed by her dance company at the Joyce Theatre, NYC in February 1987.

"Jigsaw"
Recorded at Noise, Oct. '86
Commissioned by Concert Dance Company of Boston as a collaboration between Fred Frith, Rosalind Newman and Pier Voulkos.

"Propaganda"
Recorded at Noise, April '87.
Commissioned by the Creation Production Company. It was written and directed by Matthew Maguire and first performed at La Mama ETC in New York from May 1– 24 1987.

Digitally re-mastered at New York Digital, Aug '87.

[RecRec Music logo] © 1987 ℗ 1988
Manufactured and distributed by RecRec Genossenschaft
Marketed in West Germany by No Man's Land
Distribution by Recommended / No Man's Land

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout, stamped): LP 20 A SWISS MADE [Swiss Label logo]
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout, stamped): LP 20 B SWISS MADE [Swiss Label logo]
  • Matrix / Runout (Side C runout, stamped): LP 20 C SWISS MADE [Swiss Label logo]
  • Matrix / Runout (Side D runout, stamped): LP 20 D SWISS MADE [Swiss Label logo]
  • Matrix / Runout (Etched on all runouts): HR
  • Rights Society: SUISA
  • Label Code: LC 7981

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
SSTC 172 Fred Frith "The Technology Of Tears" And Other Music For Dance And Theatre ‎(Cass, Album) SST Records SSTC 172 US 1988
reCDec 20 Fred Frith "The Technology Of Tears" And Other Music For Dance ‎(CD, Album, RM) RecRec Music reCDec 20 Switzerland 1988
SST 172 Fred Frith "The Technology Of Tears" And Other Music For Dance And Theatre ‎(2xLP, Album, RM) SST Records SST 172 US 1988
ReR/FRO 11 Fred Frith The Technology Of Tears ‎(CD, Album, RE, RM, Dig) ReR Megacorp, Fred Records ReR/FRO 11 UK 2008
8-793 Fred Frith / John Zorn "The Technology Of Tears" And Other Music For Dance And Theatre ‎(CD, Ltd, Unofficial) ArsNova 8-793 Russia 2000




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