Hermetic Science CD
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Esau's Burden (Macan) 5:12
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Ed Macan: vibes
Andy Durham: bass guitar
Joe Nagy: drumkit, triangles, gongs
Recorded March, 1997


Fire Over Thule (Macan) 9:26
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Inspired by Jane Smiley's novel "The Greenlanders"
Ed Macan: vibes
Donald Sweeney: bass guitar
Michael Morris: drumkit, triangle, gongs
Recorded March, 1996


The Sungazer (Macan) 11:09
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1.Refractions (2:54)

2. The Cathedral of Trees (5:42)

3. Into the Light (2:33)
Ed Macan: vibes, marimba, piano, glockenspiel, tubular bells
Donald Sweeney: bass guitar
Michael Morris: drumkit, triangles, concert cymbals, timpani
Recorded May, 1996


Medley:
Cheetah (Darryl Way) 3:51

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Infinite Space (Keith Emerson/Carl Palmer) 3:47
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Ed Macan: marimba
Donald Sweeney: bass guitar
Michael Morris: drumkit
Recorded March, 1996



Fanfare (for the House of Panorama) (Macan) 4:05
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Ed Macan: vibes
Andy Durham: bass guitar
Joe Nagy: drumkit
Recorded March, 1997


Trisagion (Macan) 8:12
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See Isaiah 6:3, Revelation 4:8
Ed Macan: vibes
Donald Sweeney: bass guitar
Michael Morris: drumkit, glockenspiel, gongs
Recorded March, 1996


Mars, the Bringer of War (Gustav Holst) 6:51
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Ed Macan: vibes, marimba, piano
Donald Sweeney: bass guitar
Michael Morris: drumkit, gongs, concert cymbals, temple blocks, timpani
Recorded May, 1996

Total Playing Time: 52:37 DDD


All tracks recorded at Ozone Studio, Eureka, California: Xeff Scolari, engineer
All tracks mastered at Big Bang Studio, Loleta, California: Timothy Gray, engineer
Arrangements by Ed Macan/Hermetic Science
Produced by Ed Macan
"Mars, the Bringer of War" from Gustav Holst's The Planets--public domain
"Cheetah" by Darryl Way, from Curved Air's Phantasmagoria, copyright 1972 by Island Music Ltd.,administered by Songs of Polygram/BMI. Used with permission.
"Infinite Space" by Keith Emerson/Carl Palmer, from Emerson, Lake, and Palmer's Tarkus, copyright 1971 by Leadchoice Ltd., administered by Music Sales Corp./ASCAP. Used with permission.
"Fire over Thule," "The Sungazer," and "Trisagion" copyright 1996 by Edward Macan, (P) 1997 by Magnetic Oblivion/ASCAP.
"Esau's Burden" and "Fanfare (for the House of Panorama)" copyright 1997 by Edward Macan, (P)1997 by Magnetic Oblivion Music/ASCAP.
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