(Dusseldorf November 28th 2006)

Anna Maria Friman (soprano), John Potter (tenor)
Alexander Balanescu (violin), Morgan Goff (viola), Nick Barr (viola), Nick Cooper (cello), Gavin Bryars (double bass)

1. Lauda 2 “Laude novella” (2002) (soprano solo) 3’
2. Lauda 4 “Oi me lasso” (2002) (soprano/ tenor) 4’
3. Lauda 27 “Laudar vollio per amore” (2004) (soprano/ tenor/ bass) 3’
4. Lauda 12 “Alta trinità beata” (2003) (soprano/ tenor/ strings) 5’
from A Man in a Room, Gambling (1992) 20’
5. no. 2 (three-card trick)
6. no. 4 (shifting upper pack to bottom)
7. no. 3 (cutting)
8. no. 8 (getting rid of extra cards)
9. Lauda 26 “Plangiamo quell crudel basciar” (2004) (soprano/ tenor/ strings) 4’
(- interval -)
1. Lauda 29 “O divina virgo, flore” – soprano & double bass 3’
2. Lauda 13 “Stomme allegro” (2003) (soprano/ tenor/ strings) 5’
3. Lauda 19 “Omne homo” (2003) (soprano/ tenor/ bass) 3’
from A Man in a Room, Gambling (1992) 15’
4. no. 6 (taking cards from the bottom)
5. no. 9 (three-card trick – Mexican Row)
6. no. 10 (dealing from the bottom)
7. Lauda 16 “Laudamo la resurrectione” (2003) (soprano, tenor, bass) 4’
8. Lauda 28 “Amor dolçe sença pare” (soprano/ tenor/ strings) 6’

Gavin Bryars