Original soundtrack for "Einer flog übers Kuckucksnest", a dance piece by Unusual Symptoms/Samir Akika at Theater Bremen in conjunction with Schauspielhaus Bochum and based on the 1962 novel One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest by Ken Kesey.
Bravo to the dancers.
Quiero mi cucalita.
released December 24, 2019
All music composed, produced and played by jayrope, 2015 & 2016 -
except on "Death insurance", containing additional vocals composed and sung by Lotte Rudhardt as well as a prominent vocal performance by Frederik Rohn.
Let alone occasional shouts and noises by all dancers.
Recorded live to two-track at Theater Bremen by members of the theatre sound department in November 2015 and April 2016.
Roughly turned into an album (mixing/mastering) by Jane Is Ko at Echo Coordinate, Berlin in December 2019.
Cover photography and artwork by Ropinsky.
Ropinsky likes to thank Liene Jurgelane for "the inner yard" and hospitality.
Samir, Susana, Joanna, Birgid, Peter, Theater Bremen Tonabteilung, everybody at Unusual Symptoms.
Jack Nitzsche, Pete Rugolo, Raymond Scott, Francis Bebey, Timber Timbre, Annea Lockwood, Kapelle Vlodek and the noises of dance, trains and neon lights in white rooms.
The Grail and a ping pong ball.
More anecdotes might be available on www.jayrope.com
All of jayrope's digital releases are generally subject to be extended/shortenend or changed in parts. Once you buy adding the release to your Bandcamp collection you can always come back later and get newer versions without extra charge. If you plan on keeping the older version, too, make sure not to overwrite the old folder/files with the new versions.
"Cucalito" might be supplemented with outtakes from the production in the near future.