Visiting ||8ve session in Los Angeles last weekend, with a different group of actors and performers. Text: a selection from Coleridge’s “The Rime of the Ancient Mariner.”
Version 2 (our ultimate take: violin, synth/organ, and alternating male and female choruses on stanzas, more of an attempt to say the Coleridge footnotes):
Version 1 (our penultimate take: same instrumental setup, fewer footnotes):
Recorded July 2, 2010, at Elderberries on Sunset Boulevard, with the Zoom.
David Bickford (vox, keyboards), Rebecca Gray (vox, violin), Robert Negron (vox), Bradley Spann (vox), Dara Weinberg (vox, dir)