Emilie-Claire Barlow, Laila Biali, Michelle Willis, Lydia Persaud, Robin Dann, Felicity Williams, & Alex Samaras
Allison Au (alto sax) Kelly Jefferson (soprano sax), Alex Goodman (guitar), Amanda Tosoff (piano), Jon Maharaj (bass), Morgan Childs (drums), Aline Homzy (violin), Jeremy Potts (violin), Laurence Schaufele (viola), Beth Silver (cello)
Poetry by Edgar Allan Poe, Walt Whitman, Rumi, Pablo Neruda & more.
Music by Amanda Tosoff, except track 6 by Joni Mitchell, track 5 by Mike Ross, & track 3 from Yo-Yo Ma’s Goat Rodeo Sessions
All arrangements by Amanda Tosoff
Produced by Amanda Tosoff & David Hermiston
Engineered & mixed by David Hermiston
Recorded at Revolution Recording
Mastered by João Carvalho
Art by Sonia Beckwith
This recording was made possible through the assistance of the Music Section of the Canada Council for the Arts.
This project is funded in part by FACTOR, the Government of Canada and Canada’s private radio broadcasters.
Thank you to Manuel and Cheryl Buchwald and the Toronto Arts Foundation for supporting the creation o this music and project.