John Zorn :  Filmworks IX: Trembling Before G-D
Cat. # 7331
Released Dec 2000
cd time - 65:21
US Price $16.00
Zorn’s first soundtrack in three years is a dark and moody setting for a controversial documentary about the Gay Hasidic community. The score for Trembling Before G-d features two of the most inventive and creative musicians out of the burgeoning Brooklyn scene: Jamie Saft on organ and piano and Chris Speed on clarinet, with a special guest appearance by Filmworks regular Cyro Baptista. Over sixty minutes of beautiful and haunting Jewish music, including several pieces from Zorn’s popular book of Masada compositions.
Cyro Baptista: Percussion
Jamie Saft: Organ, Piano
Chris Speed: Clarinet
John Zorn: Voice