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Touch - music for percussion

Ten of Eastern Canada's finest percussionists come together to record an album of original music for percussion

CD now available at Fred's Records in St. John's
and at CD Baby

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"Touch" Album info

Dedicated to the memory of Kate Bride

This recording was made possible by generous funding from The Newfoundland and Labrador Arts Council
and Memorial University

Produced by John D.S. Adams and Rob Power
Engineered, mixed, and mastered by John D.S. Adams at Stonehouse Sound
Recorded at Memorial University School of Music
Photography by Andrew Mercer
Design by Sarah Hansen


1. Tunnel Mountain
Rob Power: vibraphone
Kyle Andrews: glass marimba, bass drum, cymbals
Bill Brennan: tuned gongs, crystal bowl
Erin Donovan: glockenspiel, kulintang
Evan Harte: bass marimba
Andrew McCarthy: marimba
Whitney Rowe: marimba

2. Untouchable
Rob Power: marimba
Bill Brennan: marimba
Erin Donovan: vibraphone

3. Shards
Rob Power: glass triangle, shakers
John D.S. Adams: electronic pitch modulation
Bill Brennan: djembe
Kevin Coady: glass triangle, shakers
Erin Donovan: glass triangle, shakers

4. Woody Island
Rob Power: marimba, cymbals, woodblocks
Bill Brennan: vibraphone, crotales, log drums

5. Cappahayden
Rob Power: marimba, toms, cymbals
Bill Brennan: vibraphone, triangles, congas
Erin Donovan: bass marimba, toms, cymbals
Ed Squires: xylophone, crotales, triangles, bongos

6. Amalgamation
Rob Power: log drums, crotales, brake drums, rototoms, cowbells, shakers, wind chimes
Whitney Rowe: woodblocks, crotales, brake drums, toms, shakers, wind chimes
Phil Yetman: log drums, crotales, brake drums, toms, bass drum, shakers, wind chimes

7. Gray Matter
Rob Power: congas, bongos, gongs, temple bowls, triangles, tamborine, rattle, cymbal, bass drum