The Goddess – Music for the Ancient of Days

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The Goddess – Music for the Ancient of Days
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Studio album by John Zorn
Released June 29, 2010
Genre Avant-garde experimental music
Length 47:42
Label Tzadik TZ 7383
Producer John Zorn
John Zorn chronology
Dictée/Liber Novus
(2010)
The Goddess – Music for the Ancient of Days
(2010)
Haborym: Book of Angels Volume 16
(2010)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]

The Goddess – Music for the Ancient of Days is an album composed by John Zorn and released on the Tzadik label. It is the third in a series of albums, the first two being Alhambra Love Songs and In Search of the Miraculous.

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[2]

Allmusic said "This mystic celebration of the feminine is, like its previously released cousin, another of Zorn's more ambitious -- yet deliberate -- attempts at writing adventurous music that is at once accessible and arresting in its beauty".[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by John Zorn

  1. "Enchantress" – 7:44
  2. "Ishtar" – 5:36
  3. "Heptameron" – 5:17
  4. "White Magick" – 6:37
  5. "Drawing Down the Moon" – 5:49
  6. "Beyond the Infinite" – 11:51
  7. "Ode to Delphi" – 4:43

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Jurek, Thom. "The Goddess: Music for the Ancient of Days". Allmusic. Retrieved 1 June 2011. 
  2. ^ a b Jurek, T. Allmusic Review, accessed November 11, 2013