Music by Steve Mackey / Hamza El Din / Joan Jeanrenaud / Karen Tanaka / Philip Glass / Mark Grey
Joan Jeanrenaud, celli


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1. Steve Mackey: Cairn – for cello and looped celli 2:10
2. Hamza El Din: Escalay – for cello and looped celli 17:10
3. Joan Jeanrenaud: Altar Piece – for cello and looped celli 9:17
4. Karen Tanaka: The Song of Songs – for cello and electronics 8:16
5. Philip Glass: Metamorphosis Four – for four celli 6:56
6. Mark Grey: Blood Red – for cello and computer 15:42


This recording by cellist Joan Jeanrenaud, former member of Kronos Quartet, contains six contemporary compositions including Glass’s Metamorphosis No. 4 arranged by Joan Jeanrenaud for four cellos. Other compositions featured are The Song of Songs by Karen Tanaka, Cairn by Stephen Mackey, Escalay by Hamza El Din, Blood Red by Mark Grey and Altar Piece by Joan Jeanrenaud. Independently released by Joan Jeanrenaud in January 2002.


Joan Jeanrenaud: Celli. Recorder at Diffrerent Fur, San Francisco. Engineered by Howard Johnston. Additional engineering by Justin Lieberman and Jon Mayer. mixed by Howard Johnston and Joan Jeanrenaud. Blood Red mixed by Mark Grey.
© ℗ 2002



Metamorphosis I – V

Solo Piano on Sony Masterworks
Piano Music on Pianovox
Piano Music of Philip Glass on Roméo Records
Minimal Piano Works, Volume 1on Piano Productions