sparrows and doves

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odd 02:51
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GMGF 01:50
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orbs 03:57
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wild 02:15
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Few Slept. I Ate Spring. Kristen Orser i. Twice, I am least. Less heart. I will give them a heart sticking out of a rock. And it is all the way spring. ii. Spring. I am buttercupped at last. I found a way, in textual notes, to a field: language bright and round. iii. Round. I am turned around. My eye is a strange object budded with thought. iv. Thought. I hear everyone that is born in Spring. I take up a heart, but cannot find the pulse. v. Pulse. Where it stirs in the spring. Felt spring. Whisper a thousand pieces of sky. Of pause. vi. Pause unfolding into a rushing sound. Perhaps a thought. vii. Twice thought spring round. Thought pause. Thought a rushing sound.
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chicago 02:13
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I should like to rise and go Where the golden apples grow;-- Where below another sky Parrot islands anchored lie, And, watched by cockatoos and goats, Lonely Crusoes building boats;-- Where in sunshine reaching out Eastern cities, miles about, Are with mosque and minaret Among sandy gardens set, —Robert Louis Stevenson from "Travel"
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teanose 02:07
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released May 30, 2014

The Chicago Ghost Choir:
Adem Chapman on tracks 4, 6, 7, 8, 9 and 10
Emily Merollis on tracks 2, 3, 4, 7, 8, 9 and 10
Will Hulseman on tracks 2, 3, 4, 7, 8 and 10
Matthew Merryweather Wylder on tracks 2, 4, 7 and 10

Aliza Simons, euphonium on tracks 3 and 6

Recorded winter/spring 2014 in Brooklyn and Chicago.

All songs written by Ellen O'Meara except track 10 written by Adem Chapman.

Few Slept. I Ate Spring. text by Kristen Orser
Apples (for Alby) text from "Travel" by Robert Louis Stevenson

Cover art by Esther Neff

Mastered by Caley Monahon-Ward

Gold Bolus Recordings, 2014
more info at www.goldbolus.com

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