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A Bookshelf On Top Of The Sky - 12 Stories About John Zorn

Heuermann, Claudia
Release Date: 04/27/2004 
Label:  Tzadik   Catalog #: 3001  
Composer:  John Zorn

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Claudia Heuermann's A Bookshelf On Top of the Sky gives us a rare peek into the working methods of one of the most notorious and reclusive composers on the scene today. Filmed over a ten year period, this documentary includes live footage of Masada, Naked City, Cobra, as well as improvisations, his classical work and rare interviews. A prize winner at European festivals, this film documents Heuermann's very personal, fifteen year odyssey with the music of John Zorn. At times frightening, at times hilarious, at times frighteningly hilarious.

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Works on This Recording

Work(s) by John Zorn
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 

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