“From a Spark to a Fire” from Damon Locks’s Where Future Unfolds.
Jonah found a student video whose subject and duration were well-suited to the theme of this number.
Randy Newman, “Every Man A King,” Good Old Boys, 1974.
The playlist below includes four examples of what BELLS≥ has been doing towards our next album, a collection of music called North American Spirituals. If you saw any of our performances on our tour last August, you heard quartet versions of another two of the pieces (“The First Ray” and “May You Bury Me”), both of which were written thus far with the group’s then-current line-up in mind.
Tim Berne, “Terre Haute,” Sanctified Dreams, 1988.