Eye to Ear

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Eye to Ear
FredFrith AlbumCover EyetoEar.jpg
Studio album by Fred Frith
Released 1997 (1997)
Recorded 1992, 1995, Germany
1994, 1995, United States
Genre Experimental rock
Length 55:42
Label Tzadik (US)
Producer Fred Frith
Fred Frith chronology
Eye to Ear
The Previous Evening
Eye to Ear series chronology
Eye to Ear
Eye to Ear II
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 3/5 stars[1]

Eye to Ear is a studio album by English guitarist, composer and improvisor Fred Frith. It is a collection of film and theatre music composed and performed by Frith, and was recorded in Germany and the United States between 1992 and 1995. Eye to Ear was Frith's first solo album to be released on John Zorn's Tzadik label.

Two more collections of film and theatre music by Frith in this series, Eye to Ear II and Eye to Ear III were released by Tzadik Records in 2004 and 2010 respectively.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks composed by Fred Frith.

No. Title Length
1. "Le Rencontre (Title Theme)" 4:11
2. "Backroom" 3:22
3. "Thea und Nat"
  1.   "Welcome Home"
  2.   "Suspicion Theme (for Bernard Herrmann)"
  3.   "Thea's Theme"
  4.   "Suspicion Theme II"
  5.   "Not Drowning But Waving"
4. "Backroom II" 5:30
5. "Picture of Light" 9:47
6. "Ostkreuz"
  •   "Frozen Landscape"
  •   "Dragging Half a Pig"
  •   "Driving to Grandma's"
  •   "In the Abandoned Building"
7. "Before Sunrise – In the Train" 2:47
8. "Backroom III" 8:07
9. "Le Rencontre (Reprise)" 3:36




  1. ^ Layne, Joslyn. "Eye to Ear". AllMusic. Retrieved 2011-06-20. 

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