Food Foragers //

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Recording location: 
Warning Studio, Amsterdam
Recording date: 
Monday, June 12, 2017
Björn Warning for his great support. Rainer Erich Lotz for initiating this recording and making it possible. Photos by Sara Anke and Felipe Pipi (Concert)
Artwork design: 
Frauke Erichsen
Executive producer: 
Rainer Erich Lotz
Mastering engineer: 
Björn Warning
Mixing engineer: 
Björn Warning
Mark Lotz, Alan Purves
Recording engineer: 
Björn Warning
  • 1. Abu In The Sky (04:10)
  • 2. Hog Time (05:37)
  • 3. Echoes Of A Life Hereafter (04:40)
  • 4. Piepkuiken (For Hermento) (02:34)
  • 5. Petal Of A Rose (03:24)
  • 6. Endurance (03:27)
  • 7. Ice Breath (03:25)
  • 8. Kingfisher (00:57)
  • 9. Back Scratcher (07:52)
  • 10. River (00:59)
  • 11. Belly Buttons (03:27)
  • 12. Food Foragers (07:15)
  • 13. Hanging Out (03:18)
  • 14. Lullaby For Time (01:19)
  • 15. I Am So Sorry Blues (02:57)

Mark Alban Lotz - Picollo, Concert-, Alto-, Bass-, PVC Contra Bass Flute, Bass Flute Headjoint, Concert Flute Body, Prepared Flute, Indian Bamboo Flute (Bansuri), Voice, FX

Alan Gunga Purves - Tin Whistles, Brim Bram, Tambourine, Wee Shakers, Toy Pigs, DaDa Bells, Balafon, Handclaps, Frame Drum, Cymbal Bells, Toy Accordion, Sruti Boxes, Toy Horns, Klaxons, Balacone, Whirlies, Toy Carousel, Breath, Toys, Hemarimbas, Cow Bells, Shakers, Horns, Wee Frying Pans, Toy Pigs, Doppler Squeaks, Hang, Cowbell, Toyhorn, Frame Drum, Clock Chimes

All tracks by Mark Lotz/Alan Purves.
Except: Track 7 by Duke Ellington/Alan Purves/Mark Lotz. Tracks 4, 8, 14 by Lotz

Track 5, song Djarabi from Mali (traditionally arranged by Lotz/Purves). This track ‘Abu In The Sky’ is dedicated to the memory of Abu Dijgo (Aboubecre Diougo).
Track 11 has some of the traditional melody Bitique from Mali.
Track 2 is inspired by Chick Corea’s Children Songs. It is a composition for the silent movie ‘The Endurance’ by Frank Hurley, documenting the Endurance Expedition to the Antarctica led by Captain Ernest Shackleton in 1914-17.

Unit Records (Swiss), UTR 4830