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Recorded 1992-94 at
Skywalker Sound, Marin County, CA
The American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York, NY
Mechanics Hall, Worcester, MA

Annotation last modified on 2017-02-21 04:12 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Kongerei
[traditional] 3:44
2 Lacrymosa
Dmitri Yanov-Yanovsky 6:07
3 Mugam Sayagi
Franghiz Ali-Zadeh 21:32
4 Quartet No. 4
Sofia Gubaidulina 11:54
5 A Cool Wind Is Blowing
Tigran Tahmizyan 4:01
6 K’vakarat
Osvaldo Golijov 8:16
7 Night Prayers
Giya Kancheli 23:19

Credits

CD 1

violin:
David Harrington (US violinist, member of Kronos Quartet) (tracks 1–7)
John Sherba (tracks 1–7)
cello:
Joan Jeanrenaud (tracks 1–7)
strings:
Kronos Quartet (tracks 1–7)
viola:
Hank Dutt (tracks 1–7)
duduk:
Djivan Gasparian (track 5)
additional mixer:
Adam Abeshouse (track 7)
David Merrill (Recording engineer at Master Sound Astoria.) (track 4)
Ben Rizzi (engineer) (track 4)
arranger:
Steven Mackey (American composer & musician) (track 1)
assistant engineer:
Mark Donahue (engineer) (track 4)
Chris Haynes (tracks 4–5)
Tom Luekens (tracks 1, 3)
composer:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 1)
Dmitri Yanov-Yanovsky (1991) (track 2)
Firəngiz Əlizadə (1993) (track 3)
Tigran Tahmizyan (1993) (track 5)
Osvaldo Golijov (1994) (track 6)
dedicated to:
Kronos Quartet (track 4)
engineer:
Joseph Chilorio (tracks 4, 6)
Bob Edwards (US producer/engineer) (tracks 1, 7)
Judith Sherman (tracks 2–7)
Craig Silvey (tracks 3–5)
Paul Zinman (engineer) (track 2)
lyricist:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 1)
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (track 6)
other vocals [cantor]:
other vocals [throat singing]:
Anatoly Kuular (track 1)
Kongar‐ol Ondar (track 1)
producer:
Kronos Quartet (tracks 1–7)
Judith Sherman (tracks 1–7)
soprano vocals:
Dawn Upshaw (track 2)
vocals:
Huun‐Huur‐Tu (track 1)
recording of:
K'vakarat (track 6)
Kongerei (track 1)
Lacrymosa (track 2)
Mugam Sayagi (track 3)
Night Prayers (track 7)

Release

art direction: Frank Olinsky
design/illustration: Frank Olinsky
executive producer: Robert Hurwitz
copyrighted by: Elektra Entertainment (renamed from Elektra 1989–2004; revived as Elektra 2009-06-01) (1994)
manufactured by: WEA Manufacturing
phonographic copyright by: Elektra Entertainment (renamed from Elektra 1989–2004; revived as Elektra 2009-06-01) (1994)
mastered at: SoundByte Productions in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States
recorded at: Mechanics Hall in Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
Skywalker Sound in Sausalito, California, United States
The American Academy of Arts and Letters in Washington Heights, New York, New York, United States
ASIN: US: B000005J2X [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/release/1999044 [info]

Release Group

Wikidata: Q17059103 [info]
Wikipedia: en: Night Prayers [info]