By Tom Lanham
Updated May 15, 1998 at 04:00 AM EDT

Duality

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Lisa Gerrard trills, warbles, and chirrups through an exotic songbook, using a self-conceived mantric phonetic system like nothing you’ve ever heard. Aided by longtime percussionist Pieter Bourke, the Dead Can Dance mainstay swoops kingfisher low one minute and soars kestrel high the next, from an aerie of gothic keyboards and tribal drums. Duality has a sophisticated, visceral sound not found in any Top 40 cage, or in the field guide.A-

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