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Kaleidoscope

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All Music Guide - Heather Phares
1992's Kaleidoscope shows off Bill Douglas' ever-broadening palette of musical colors. While the classical/jazz/ambient foundation of his music still presides, the world music aspects of his compositions comes to the front. Celtic, North and West African, Indian and South American musical instruments and motifs highlight the 12 songs on Kaleidoscope. In particular, "Brilliant Star's" Indian-inflected melody and Latin rhythm and "Windhorse's" Afro-Celtic dance make a strong case for the album's new-age/world fusion. The classical-inspired "Open Sky" and "Nocturne" return to Douglas' roots, and each piece features his trademark melodic ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Heather Phares
1992's Kaleidoscope shows off Bill Douglas' ever-broadening palette of musical colors. While the classical/jazz/ambient foundation of his music still presides, the world music aspects of his compositions comes to the front. Celtic, North and West African, Indian and South American musical instruments and motifs highlight the 12 songs on Kaleidoscope. In particular, "Brilliant Star's" Indian-inflected melody and Latin rhythm and "Windhorse's" Afro-Celtic dance make a strong case for the album's new-age/world fusion. The classical-inspired "Open Sky" and "Nocturne" return to Douglas' roots, and each piece features his trademark melodic lyricism.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 3/10/1993
  • Label: Hearts Of Space
  • UPC: 025041103527
  • Catalog Number: 11035
  • Sales rank: 158,469

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Sapphire (4:32)
  2. 2 Sweet Rain (4:26)
  3. 3 Brilliant Star (3:34)
  4. 4 Voyage (4:13)
  5. 5 Open Sky (4:08)
  6. 6 Golden Apples Of The Sun (4:21)
  7. 7 Night Journey (5:29)
  8. 8 Windhorse (3:03)
  9. 9 Cradle Song (4:21)
  10. 10 Nocturne (4:44)
  11. 11 Noble Heart (4:35)
  12. 12 En Priére (4:05)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Bill Douglas Primary Artist, Piano, Bassoon, Keyboards
Theresa Schroeder-Sheker Vocals
Dean Peer Electric Bass
Ty Burhoe Drums, Tabla
Geoff Johns Percussion, Drums
David Lockington Cello
Dan Peer Electric Bass
Anne Stackpole Flute
Larry Thompson Drums
Alexa Zirbel Oboe
Bill Jackson Alto Clarinet
Technical Credits
Johannes Brahms Composer
Bill Douglas Producer
Mick Jones Composer
Joe Strummer Composer
Stephen Hill Producer, Mastering, Art Direction
Topper Headon Composer
Billy Oskay Producer, Engineer
Jeff Shuey Producer, Engineer
Paul Simonon Composer
Hilary Davis Artwork
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