A Man in a Room, Gambling (expanded)

(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’