Hawk's Reply

by Eric Walter

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Featuring arrangements for Native American flute, guitar, and keyboard, along with percussion and an occasional bass or mandolin, Hawk's Reply was originally conceived as a soundtrack for a multi-media environmental program.These songs weave a rich aural tapestry, a haunting backdrop evoking the wonders of the wild earth.

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released August 7, 2015

All compositions by Eric Walter

Eric Walter - guitar, keyboards, Native American flute, bass, mandolin, & percussion

Produced by Eric Walter & Blair Ashby

Recorded, mixed, & mastered at Aunyx Productions Studios in Westminster, Colorado in 1995 & 1996.

Recorded by Blair Ashby
Mixed by Blair Ashby & Eric Walter
Mastered by Blair Ashby & Eric Walter

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Eric Walter Portland, Oregon

Eric Walter is a musician, poet, and teacher whose work is inspired and shaped by his love of travel, and by his deep regard for the natural world. He is a poet of many places - he has worn many hats, sung many songs, and walked many miles.

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Track Name: Neahkanie
Here is a poem referencing Neahkanie Mountain:

The Third Day of Spring


Rinsed and wrinkled by
salt and pluvial wind, I drift
with sand ghosts skittering
down the white flats that
yawn
between dunes and tide.

Enveloped in stormy phantoms
I stumble northward
forced to drink deeply from
a jar of gray clouds and fog,
Neahkanie Mountain
looming in the background
spectral and very Japanese.

I have been drunk on this weather before!

Reticent sun
it‘s been a long time
what shadows are holding you?
I expect you soon
to grab me by the throat
and shake out the last
lingering
songs of winter.

(c) Eric Walter 2013

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