Didier Petit: cello, voice | Larry Ochs: tenor & sopranino saxophones | Miya Masaoka: koto | Xu Fengxia: guzheng, voice | Sylvain Kassap: clarinets
All compositions by Didier Petit and East-West Collective except By Any Other Name (For William Kentridge) by Larry Ochs.
Recorded on June 20th 2013 by Eric Moffat (assistant engineer: Jose Alvarez) at Unsound Recording, San Francisco, California, USA. Mixing, editing and mastering: Jean-Pierre Bouquet, L’Autre Studio, Vaires-sur-Marne. Liner notes: Alexandre Pierrepont. Photographs: Marek Lazarski (www.cooljazzphotos.com) Cover design: Max Schoendorff. Cover realisation: David Bourguignon. Producer: Michel Dorbon
Special thanks: Patricia Nicholson Parker, Nader Beizaei, Lutz Wagner, Al Evers, Jay Liu, Sarah Cahill, Carlos Tortolero, Brent Miller, Yong Ping Tian, Lyn Hejinian, John Gilbreath, Josh Berman, Alain Drouot, Ken Pickering.
This recording was made during the East-West Collective US tour in June 2013. This would not exist without the help of Mid-Atlantic Arts and FAJE; we are grateful to them.
Tracklist: 1. Mountain (7:06) 2. Wine (8:59) 3. Humeur du Dessous (5:02) 4. By Any Other Name (for William Kentridge) (15:06) 5. Humeur de Terre (4:10) 6. Road (7:16) 7. Humeur de l’Esprit (5:51)