Romances (Kaada/Patton album)

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Studio album by Kaada/Patton
Released November 30, 2004
Recorded 2004
Genre Avant-garde music
Length 44:52
Label Ipecac Recordings
Producer Kaada; Mike Patton
Kaada/Patton chronology
Kaada/Patton Live
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]
Baltimore City Paper (favorable)[2]
Stylus Magazine 4.5/5 stars[3]
Tiny Mix Tapes 4/5 stars[4]

Romances is a 2004 collaboration album between Faith No More vocalist Mike Patton and Norwegian singer-songwriter Kaada. The overall sound of the album was inspired by Gustav Mahler, Frédéric Chopin, Johannes Brahms and Franz Liszt with soundtrack elements. The album's track titles were taken from 18th century French songs.

Track listing[edit]

All lyrics written by Kaada and Mike Patton; all music composed by Kaada/Patton.

No. Title English title Length
1. "Invocation" Invocation 2:53
2. "Pitié Pour Mes Larmes" Pity for My Tears 5:31
3. "Aubade" Aubade 11:17
4. "L'absent" The Absent 3:04
5. "Crépuscule" Twilight 4:10
6. "Viens, Les Gazons Sont Verts" Come, the Lawns Are Green 6:59
7. "Seule" Alone 5:58
8. "Pensée des Morts" Thoughts of the Dead 4:37
9. "Nuit Silencieuse" Silent Night 3:19
Total length: 44:52


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