ArtistInfo Logo  ArtistInfo

Album Cover
Michael Mantler
The School Of Understanding

Album DE 1997 on ECM Records label
Jazz (Contemporary Jazz)

Sort-Of-An-Opera Recorded and mixed at Danmarks Radio Studios, Copenhagen August ‎– December 1996 Robert Wyatt recorded at Chapel Studios, Lincolnshire, England ℗ 1997 ECM Records GmbH © 1997 ECM Records GmbH Printed in Germany O-card with jewel case and 32-page booklet Total time CD 1: 54:43 Total time CD 2: 36:17

PortraitMichael Mantler tr, *1943 AT
music by, words by, producer, trumpet, conductor, album by
PortraitHelle Sørensen vc, DK
PortraitRoger Jannotta fl, *1943 US
clarinet, bass clarinet, flute, oboe
PortraitGiordano Bellincampi tb, *1965 DK
conductor, orchestra
PortraitDon Preston syn, ep, *1932 US
electronic drums, synth drums, vocals, doctor
PortraitBjarne Roupé g, *1952 SE
PortraitDR Danish Radio Concert Orchestra ,
PortraitKim Kristensen key, fl,
piano, synthesizer, synthesizers
PortraitHenriette Frandsen ,
technician, occasional assistance by, lars palsig
Margery Mandell
text by, news texts created by
PortraitTineke Noordhoek perc, vib,
vibraphone, marimba
PortraitMette Winther vn,
PortraitMarianne Sørensen vn, vl, DK
PortraitMette Brandt vn, vl,
PortraitJohn Greaves b, voc, p, *1950 GB
vocals, businessman
PortraitRobert Wyatt voc, dr, *1945 GB
vocals, guest observer
PortraitSusi Hyldgaard voc, p, *1963 DK
vocals, journalist
PortraitJack Bruce voc, b, 1943-2014 GB
vocals, observer
PortraitMona Larsen voc, bvoc, *1948 DK
vocals, refugee
PortraitKaren Mantler org, h, voc, *1966 US
vocals, student
PortraitPer Jørgensen tr, voc, *1952 NO
vocals, teacher
PortraitSamuel Beckett , 1906-1989 FR
words by
EM Graphics design
Gorm Valentin photography by
Bo Kristiansson recorded by, orchestral strings recorded by
Ewan Davies recorded by, robert wyatt recorded by
Lars Palsig recorded by, mixed by
Album Tracks
No Title Artist Composer Duration
1PreludeMichael Mantler7:43
2IntroductionsMichael Mantler7:55
3First LessonMichael Mantler3:56
4NewsMichael Mantler7:27
5Love BeginsMichael Mantler5:20
6WarMichael Mantler12:42
7PauseMichael Mantler4:31
8UnderstandingMichael Mantler5:06
9Health And PovertyMichael Mantler9:15
10Love ContinuesMichael Mantler2:57
11PlatitudesMichael Mantler5:43
12IntoleranceMichael Mantler6:09
13Love EndsMichael Mantler5:12
14What's Left To SayMichael Mantler1:19
15What Is The WordMichael Mantler5:40
External Links
Discogs Logo Discogs  iTunes Logo iTunes  Spotify Logo Spotify

ArtistInfo App
ArtistInfo for iOS and ArtistInfo for Mac are presenting musicians, composers and producers that are envolved in the musical work that you are listening to in Apple Music, iTunes, or Spotify. Discover new music via the network among artists. Manage your favorite musicians and albums via iCloud and share recommendations with your friends via email, AirDrop, or Social Media.

App Store Logo     Mac App Store Logo

To all the music fans that are contributing on Discogs, MusicBrainz and Wikipedia. Thanks to Franz Flückiger for providing Storygram used to visualize band membership.
ArtistInfo for Mac, iPad, and iPhone
ArtistInfo App
Universal Link:
ArtistInfo Community
Most seen topics within ArtistInfo:

Top 10 Artists    Top 20 Albums
What others are currently looking for:

Recent Artists    Recent Albums

ArtistInfo Logo ArtistInfo by Metason © 2015-2020 Metason Logo