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Walking Song
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Acts From Under And Above: Scared Song
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Monk: Atlas - Part 2: Night Travel - Explorer #5/Lesson/Explorers' Procession
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Particular Dance
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Between Song

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Meredith Monk

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One of the first and best "performance artists," Meredith Monk's work is some of the least contrived and most convincing in that amorphously defined genre. Though largely and perhaps primarily a musician, Monk combines sound with choreography, image, and object, creating an art that defies category. Her unconventional treatment of the voice as a musical instrument unto itself is arguably her greatest innovation; no other Western artist has done more to extend the art of the word... Read more

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