Jesus' Blood Never Failed Me Yet
- Steve Dwoskin |
- 1972 |
- 30 minutes |
- COLOR |
Initiated by Alan Power. Music by Gavin Bryars. Sound by Bob Woolfond. Man on the street (image only): Leonard Bosworth.
"... the singing voice of the last days of a London drunk (anonymous) as the orchestra raises him to heaven. The faint ghost image of a figure swims gradually to you through the grains of film low light ...."
The orchestra is conducted by Gavin Bryars and comprises John Noah and Millie Klein on violins, Cornelius Cardew on cello, Sandra Hill on bass, Phil Gebbet on flute, Hugh Shrapnel on oboe, Alec Hill on bass clarinet, Christopher Hobbs on bassoon, Eddie Thompson on trombone, John White on tuba, Gavin Bryars on organ, Derek Bailey on guitar, and the voice is?