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Moby Dick - Music by Ludovic Bonnier

Release Date: 10/30/2015 
Label:  Analekta   Catalog #: 28774   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Jimmy PageLudovic Bonnier
Performer:  Normand MironLudovic BonnierCharles ImbeauMichel Faubert,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 43 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

A true masterpiece of Anglo-Saxon literature, American author Herman Melville’s novel Moby Dick continues to fascinate, more than 160 years after it was published. It has inspired a new play, an adaptation by author Bryan Perro and stage director Dominic Champagne, and with it comes Moby Dick, the album.

On this album, you will discover Ludovic Bonnier’s 12 songs and musical numbers, strongly inspired by a fusion of genres. “Just like America, this album is a patchwork, with references to Ireland, Quebec and Africa, and has hints of rock, classical and atmospheric music,” explains the composer and sound designer.

The song Petit vaisseau d’or, performed a capella by Les Charbonniers de l’enfer, with a straight
Read more quote from the chorus of the Beatles’ Yellow Submarine, is a perfect example of how lines between genres and eras are audaciously blurred. Read less

Works on This Recording

Moby Dick by Ludovic Bonnier
Performer:  Normand Miron (Voice), Ludovic Bonnier (Piano), Ludovic Bonnier (),
Ludovic Bonnier (Percussion), Charles Imbeau (Whistle), Charles Imbeau (Brass),
Michel Faubert (Voice), Michel Bordeleau (Voice), Jean-Claude Mirandette (Voice),
Sylvain Delisle (Guitar), Tommy Gauthier (Mandocello), Tommy Gauthier (Percussion),
Tommy Gauthier (Violin), Yamoussa Bangoura (Kora), Yamoussa Bangoura (Voice),
Frederike Bedard (Voice), Andre Marchand (Voice)

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