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Anonymous 4 – David Lang: Love Fail (2014) [Official Digital Download 24bit/96kHz]

Anonymous 4 – David Lang: Love Fail (2014)
FLAC (tracks) 24 bit/96 kHz | 1 CD | Digital Booklet | 753 MB
Genre: Classical | Official Digital Download – Source: Highresaudio

David Lang’s “love fail” is a meditation on the timelessness of love that weaves together details from medieval retellings of the story of Tristan and Isolde with stories from more modern sources. The recording also spotlights the vocal quartet Anonymous 4, whose commitment to medieval music and historical scholarship has been acclaimed worldwide.
Composer: David Lang
Orchestra/Ensemble: Anonymous 4

love fail (excerpts):
1. he was and she was 08:39 (words by David Lang, after Gottfried von Strassburg)
2. break #1 (three years) 00:24 (words by David Lang, after Béroul)
3. dureth 01:13 (words by Sir Thomas Malory)
4. A Different Man 01:16 (words by Lydia Davis)
5. the wood and the vine 08:02 (words by David Lang, after Marie de France)
6. Right and Wrong 02:22 (words by Lydia Davis)
7. you will love me 02:18 (words by David Lang, after Gottfried von Strassburg)
8. Forbidden Subjects 02:58 (words by Lydia Davis)
9. as love grows stronger 05:42 (words by David Lang, after Gottfried von Strassburg)
10. break #2 (instrumental) 00:20
11. The Outing 01:47 (words by Lydia Davis)

i live in pain:
12. i live in pain 04:04 (words by David Lang, after Beatriz, Comtessa de Dia)

love fail (excerpts):
13. Head, Heart 03:10 (words by Lydia Davis)
14. break #3 (if I have to drown) 02:47 (words by David Lang, after Thomas of Britain, and the Yom Kippur liturgy)
15. mild, light 04:47 (words by David Lang, after Richard Wagner)


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