Moondog - In The Attic

The Attic presents a short music close up upon the career of American composer, musician, poet and inventor of several musical instruments Moondog.

In New York from the late 1940s until he left in 1972, he could often be found on 6th Avenue between 52nd and 55th Street wearing a cloak and Viking-style helmet, sometimes busking or selling music, but often just standing silent and still. He was widely recognized as "the Viking of 6th Avenue" by thousands of passersby and residents who had no idea that this seemingly homeless eccentric standing on "Moondog's corner" was a respected and recorded composer and musician.


  • Death, When You Come To Me
  • Fog on the Hudson
  • Invocation
  • Moondog Monologue
  • All Is Loneliness
  • Frog Bog
  • Bumbo
  • Oasis
  • Sun Collector
  • New Amsterdam
  • Dog Trot
  • Pastoral Suite - After the Storm
  • Viking 1
  • Oo Solo (6-4)
  • Oo Solo (2-4)
  • Single Foot
  • Lullaby
  • Street Scene
  • Theme and Variations
  • Dragon's Teeth

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