Veda Hille - Here Is a Picture (Songs for E Carr)

The 1998 release from Veda Hille.

A song cycle about the life of Canadian painter Emily Carr (1871-1945). Commissioned by Mascall Dance as the score for their choreography “The Brutal Telling”. All the lyrics on the record were taken (quite liberally) from Carr’s journals, letters, and published writings. Cover painting by Stephanie Aitken.

Learn more about Veda Hille at http://www.vedahille.com.

Possible influences: Glenn Gould, Robin Holcomb, Flaming Lips, Brecht and Eisler

Previews - Here Is a Picture (Songs for E Carr)

01. Entrance -
02. Small -
03. Brutal Telling -
04. Pause -
05. The Indian -
06. Boat Ride to Skidegate -
07. Greenery -
08. Trompe-l'oiseau -
09. Hearts, Hearts -
10. 15 Years -
11. Meeting the Group of 7 -
12. Woo's Exotic Theme -
13. Titles -
14. Working -
15. Noah's Ark -
16. To and From Ira -
17. Exit -

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Bonus - Album package comes with artwork including four PDF pages.

Album File Size - MP3 Format - 68.24 MB
Album File Size - CD-Quality Lossless FLAC Format - 184.24 MB