Album description1 audio disc : digital ; 12 cm.
9Winds: NWCD 0200.
All compositions by Bertram Turetzky.
Most selections for speaking double-bassist; for double bass with six instruments (2nd work); for double bass and clarinet (5th work).
Anthony Burr, Patrick O'Keefe, clarinets ; Edwin Harkins, trumpet ; Lorie Kirkell, Hugh Livingston, cellos ; Bertram Turetzky, double bass ; Nancy Turetzky, flutes ; Scott Walton, howler.
Recorded in Studios A and B at the University of California, San Diego, during 1996 and 1997.
Program notes by Bertram Turetzky ( pages), inserted.
Contents: Cantolobosolo / James Drew (11:36) -- Beethoven variations / Bertram Turetzky (12:55) -- London onion / Kurt Schwitters, poetry; Bertram Turetzky, music (3:05) -- Jazz gallery I : Titans of the tenor. Coleman Hawkins (d. 1969) RIP ; Listening to Lester Young ; Sonny Rollins ; Coltrane blues / Bertram Turetzky, [music] ; William Matthews, David Henderson, Jaime Ferran, poetry (1:47; 3:36; 1:37; 2:45) -- Orbs I & II / Anthony Burr and Bertram Turetzky (2:19; 7:12) -- 6 haiku settings / Bertram Turetzky (0:29; 1:39) -- Deadbelly / Jack Kerouac, poetry; Bertram Turetzky, music.