The Dark, the Desert & the Prayer

by John Hickey

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08:44
2.
10:21
3.
13:22
4.
07:52
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11:08
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08:50
8.
06:17

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The Dark, the Desert & the Prayer

1 The Prayer 08:48
2 The Desert * # 10:16
3 The Dark * ~ 13:20
4 From Fire $ 07:30
5 The Edge of the Camp 05:03
6 Water Hole 10:48
7 Silk Trader 08:50
8 Journey ^ 02:53
TPL 67:59

All tracks composed, arranged and performed by John Hickey. * Composed & arranged by John Hickey & Andy Boland.
Choral section on $ arranged by Pete Cobb
Recorded, mixed and produced by John Hickey and Andy Boland at Bioluminescence Studio.

Mandolin, Clarinets, Pipes, Veena & Violin recorded in The Ceramic Room.

John Hickey: Synths, Samples, Piano, Tablas, Drums, Percussion & Drum Programming.

Andy Boland: Synths, Samples, Tablas, Drum Programming, Guitars, Bass, Piano, Veena & Percussion.

Matt Shepherd: Low “D” Whistle, Chinese Flute, Ocarina, Flute and Sampled & treated wind instruments.

Rick Curran: Violin & Mandolin (Drums on ^).

Heather White: Clarinet & Bass Clarinet on ~.

Tony Bateman: Tabla Sample on #

The Forgotten Voices Choir ($)
Conducted and Directed by Pete Cobb:

Geoff Phillips: Alto.
Mark Ainsworth : Tenor.
Joe Cobb: Tenor.
Steve D’arcy: Bass.
John Evans: Bass.
Paul Charnley: Bass.
John Entwistle: Melody.
John Hickey: Melody.

The Choral section was recorded at St. Walburges RC Church, Preston with the very kind permission of Father Pete Sayer.

Thanks to Paul Nagle for encouragement, equipment and advice; Tony Sawford for CD mastering and support.

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released July 10, 2011

Composed and performed by John Hickey. Featuring Andy Boland, Matthew Shepherd, Richard Curran and Heather White.

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John Hickey Lancashire, UK

John Hickey's music is often likened to a soundtrack without a film. From subtle passages to epic soundscapes the music crosses genres and styles.

With references to artists such as Vangelis, Mike Oldfield, Tangerine Dream, U137, A Winged Victory for the Sullen and countless film scores, John creates a unique and unusual sound.
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