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Rupert Bottenberg, Montreal Mirror, November 11, 2010

Seven years after In Abulia, Montréaler O’Hara’s first disc of music, Ellipsis is a worthy return to a medium that strongly informs the conceptual art and spoken word that are her main callings. She likewise draws on those disciplines in her use of the human voice, both as a raw sound source and as a multilingual message system, and in her carefully harnessed intentions. Dodging pitfalls of preten­sion, she and her gathering of Mile End musical guests strike the right balance of detachment and vulnerability across these curious yet comfortable tunes. 7/10

… she and her gathering of Mile End musical guests strike the right balance of detachment and vulnerability…

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