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For his second album for King's College, Cambridge, harpist and alumnus Parker Ramsay performs The Street by acclaimed composer Nico Muhly and librettist Alice Goodman, a dramatic new work for harp solo, narration and plainchant, based on the Fourteen Stations of the Cross. In it's complete form, The Street weaves together the three sonic elements of Parker's harp, Rosie Hilal's narration, and plainchant from the Choir of King's College, Cambridge, for a powerful presentation of the story of Jesus's final days in a uniquely beautiful way. An alternative version of the work for harp solo is also included. Following the success of Parker Ramsay's first album, J.S. Bach's Goldberg Variations performed on the harp, the album also contains a performance of the Partita No.2 in C Minor, BWV 826.
For his second album for King's College, Cambridge, harpist and alumnus Parker Ramsay performs The Street by acclaimed composer Nico Muhly and librettist Alice Goodman, a dramatic new work for harp solo, narration and plainchant, based on the Fourteen Stations of the Cross. In it's complete form, The Street weaves together the three sonic elements of Parker's harp, Rosie Hilal's narration, and plainchant from the Choir of King's College, Cambridge, for a powerful presentation of the story of Jesus's final days in a uniquely beautiful way. An alternative version of the work for harp solo is also included. Following the success of Parker Ramsay's first album, J.S. Bach's Goldberg Variations performed on the harp, the album also contains a performance of the Partita No.2 in C Minor, BWV 826.
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Street: Nico Muhly & Alice Goodman
Artist: Parker Ramsay
Format: CD
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1. "Vol.1: Bach: Partita No.2 in C minor, BWV 826 I. Sinfonia
2. Bach: Partita No.2 in C minor, BWV 826 II. Allemande
3. Bach: Partita No.2 in C minor, BWV 826 III. Courante
4. Bach: Partita No 2 in C minor, BWV 826 IV. Sarabande
5. Bach: Partita No.2 in C minor, BWV 826 V. Rondeau
6. Bach: Partita No.2 in C minor, BWV 826 VI. Capriccio
7. Muhly: The Street (Harp Solo) Station I. Jesus Is Condemned to Death
8. Muhly: The Street (Harp Solo) Station II. Jesus Takes Up His Cross
9. Muhly: The Street (Harp Solo) Station III. Jesus Falls for the First Time
10. Muhly: The Street (Harp Solo) Station IV. Jesus Meets His Mother
11. Muhly: The Street (Harp Solo) Station V. Simon of Cyrene Helps Jesus Carry the Cross
12. Muhly: The Street (Harp Solo) Station VI. Veronica Wipes the Face of Jesus
13. Muhly: The Street (Harp Solo) Station VII. Jesus Falls for the Second Time
14. Muhly: The Street (Harp Solo) Station VIII. Jesus Meets the Women of Jerusalem
15. Muhly: The Street (Harp Solo) Station IX. Jesus Falls for the Third Time
16. Muhly: The Street (Harp Solo) Station X. Jesus Is Stripped of His Garments
17. Muhly: The Street (Harp Solo) Station XI. Jesus Is Nailed to the Cross
18. Muhly: The Street (Harp Solo) Station XII. Jesus Dies on the Cross
19. Muhly: The Street (Harp Solo) Station XIII. Jesus Is Taken Down from the Cross
20. Muhly: The Street (Harp Solo) Station XIV. Jesus Is Laid in the Tomb Vol.2: Muhly: The Street (Full Version) Station I. Jesus Is
21. Muhly: The Street (Full Version) Station II. Jesus Takes Up His Cross
22. Muhly: The Street (Full Version) Station III. Jesus Falls for the First Time
23. Muhly: The Street (Full Version) Station IV. Jesus Meets His Mother
24. Muhly: The Street (Full Version) Station V. Simon of Cyrene Helps Jesus Carry the Cross
25. Muhly: The Street (Full Version) Station VI. Veronica Wipes the Face of Jesus
26. Muhly: The Street (Full Version) Station VII. Jesus Falls for the Second Time
27. Muhly: The Street (Full Version) Station VIII. Jesus Meets the Women of Jerusalem
28. Muhly: The Street (Full Version) Station IX. Jesus Falls for the Third Time
29. Muhly: The Street (Full Version) Station X. Jesus Is Stripped of His Garments
30. Muhly: The Street (Full Version) Station XI. Jesus Is Nailed to the Cross
31. Muhly: The Street (Full Version) Station XII. Jesus Dies on the Cross
32. Muhly: The Street (Full Version) Station XIII. Jesus Is Taken Down from the Cross
33. Muhly: The Street (Full Version) Station XIV. Jesus Is Laid in the Tomb Bach: Partita No.2 in C minor, BWV 826 I. Sinfonia
34. Bach: Partita No.2 in C minor, BWV 826 II. Allemande
35. Bach: Partita No.2 in C minor, BWV 826 III. Courante
36. Bach: Partita No 2 in C minor, BWV 826 IV. Sarabande
37. Bach: Partita No.2 in C minor, BWV 826 V. Rondeau
38. Bach: Partita No.2 in C minor, BWV 826 VI. Capriccio
39. Muhly: The Street (Harp Solo) Station I. Jesus Is Condemned to Death
40. Muhly: The Street (Harp Solo) Station II. Jesus Takes Up His Cross
41. Muhly: The Street (Harp Solo) Station III. Jesus Falls for the First Time
42. Muhly: The Street (Harp Solo) Station IV. Jesus Meets His Mother
43. Muhly: The Street (Harp Solo) Station V. Simon of Cyrene Helps Jesus Carry the Cross
44. Muhly: The Street (Harp Solo) Station VI. Veronica Wipes the Face of Jesus
45. Muhly: The Street (Harp Solo) Station VII. Jesus Falls for the Second Time
46. Muhly: The Street (Harp Solo) Station VIII. Jesus Meets the Women of Jerusalem
47. Muhly: The Street (Harp Solo) Station IX. Jesus Falls for the Third Time
48. Muhly: The Street (Harp Solo) Station X. Jesus Is Stripped of His Garments
49. Muhly: The Street (Harp Solo) Station XI. Jesus Is Nailed to the Cross
50. Muhly: The Street (Harp Solo) Station XII. Jesus Dies on the Cross
51. Muhly: The Street (Harp Solo) Station XIII. Jesus Is Taken Down from the Cross
52. Muhly: The Street (Harp Solo) Station XIV. Jesus Is Laid in the Tomb Vol.2: Muhly: The Street (Full Version) Station I. Jesus Is
53. Muhly: The Street (Full Version) Station II. Jesus Takes Up His Cross
54. Muhly: The Street (Full Version) Station III. Jesus Falls for the First Time
55. Muhly: The Street (Full Version) Station IV. Jesus Meets His Mother
56. Muhly: The Street (Full Version) Station V. Simon of Cyrene Helps Jesus Carry the Cross
57. Muhly: The Street (Full Version) Station VI. Veronica Wipes the Face of Jesus
58. Muhly: The Street (Full Version) Station VII. Jesus Falls for the Second Time
59. Muhly: The Street (Full Version) Station VIII. Jesus Meets the Women of Jerusalem
60. Muhly: The Street (Full Version) Station IX. Jesus Falls for the Third Time
61. Muhly: The Street (Full Version) Station X. Jesus Is Stripped of His Garments
62. Muhly: The Street (Full Version) Station XI. Jesus Is Nailed to the Cross
63. Muhly: The Street (Full Version) Station XII. Jesus Dies on the Cross
64. Muhly: The Street (Full Version) Station XIII. Jesus Is Taken Down from the Cross
65. Muhly: The Street (Full Version) Station XIV. Jesus Is Laid in the Tomb"

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For his second album for King's College, Cambridge, harpist and alumnus Parker Ramsay performs The Street by acclaimed composer Nico Muhly and librettist Alice Goodman, a dramatic new work for harp solo, narration and plainchant, based on the Fourteen Stations of the Cross. In it's complete form, The Street weaves together the three sonic elements of Parker's harp, Rosie Hilal's narration, and plainchant from the Choir of King's College, Cambridge, for a powerful presentation of the story of Jesus's final days in a uniquely beautiful way. An alternative version of the work for harp solo is also included. Following the success of Parker Ramsay's first album, J.S. Bach's Goldberg Variations performed on the harp, the album also contains a performance of the Partita No.2 in C Minor, BWV 826.
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