Nothing Ever Was, Anyway: Music of Annette Peacock

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Nothing Ever Was, Anyway: Music of Annette Peacock
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Studio album by Marilyn Crispell
Released 1997
Recorded September 1996
Genre Jazz
Length 87:21
Label ECM
Producer Manfred Eicher
Marilyn Crispell chronology
Connecting Spirits
(1996)Connecting Spirits1996
Nothing Ever Was, Anyway: Music of Annette Peacock
(1997)
Dark Night, and Luminous
(1998)Dark Night, and Luminous1998

Nothing Ever Was, Anyway: Music of Annette Peacock is an album by pianist Marilyn Crispell, bassist Gary Peacock, and drummer Paul Motian recorded in 1996 and released on the ECM label.[1]

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[2]

Thom Jurek of Allmusic says "When the reprise of the title tracks comes around to end the set, it's not like nothing ever was, it's more like nothing will ever be the same, as this fine music and these musicians have gone through a quiet transformation in the process of interpretation. They have done Ms. Peacock proud".[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Annette Peacock

Disc One:

  1. "Nothing Ever Was, Anyway [Version 1]" - 10:04
  2. "Butterflies That I Feel Inside Me" - 6:53
  3. "Open, to Love" - 8:03
  4. "Cartoon" - 4:12
  5. "Albert's Love Theme" - 8:43
  6. "Dreams (If Time Weren't)" - 8:56

Disc Two:

  1. "Touching" - 6:43
  2. "Both" - 5:53
  3. "You've Left Me" - 5:24
  4. "Miracles" - 3:51
  5. "Ending" - 4:02
  6. "Blood" - 2:50
  7. "Nothing Ever Was, Anyway [Version 2]" - 11:57

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ ECM discography accessed November 14, 2011
  2. ^ a b Jurek, T. Allmusic Review accessed November 14, 2011