Bruce's Fingers BF57 Composition No. 62: Compilation IV - quasi-concerto for clarinet(s), improvisers, jazz ensemble, chamber orchestra & electronics


Simon H. Fell

Alex Ward, clarinet, piano; Clive Bell, shakuhachi; Mick Beck, bassoon, contrabassoon; Evan Parker, soprano and tenor saxophones; Damien Royannais, soprano and bass saxophones; Roland Ramanan, trumpet; Angharad Davies, violin; Philipp Wachsmann, violin; B. J. Cole, pedal steel guitar; Rhodri Davies, harp; Simon H. Fell, double bass, keyboards, electronics, conductor; Steve Noble, drum kit, percussion; Philip Joseph, theremin; Leeds University Postgraduate Improvisation Ensemble; Anglia Sinfonia; Anglia X Ensemble.

    Part 1:
  1. Prelude (02.41)
  2. Gruppen scale 1 (07.10)
  3. Gruppen expression (03.06)
  4. Harrison's blocks 1 (07.12)
  5. Lydian panels 1 (04.49)
  6. Contrabassoon concertino construct (03.38)

  7. Interlude 1: Quartet (04.24)

  8. Part 2:
  9. Stockhausen Mancini head (07.22)
  10. Oror construct (03.02)
  11. Gruppen modulor 3a (04.59)
  12. Lydian panels 2 (02.25)
  13. Mancini gruppen (01.54)

  14. Interlude 2: Quartet (04.02)

  15. Part 3:
  16. Lydian panels 3 (10.56)
  17. Gruppen scale 2 (04.49)
  18. Harrison's blocks 2 (05.49)
  19. Coda (01.22)
Recorded between November 2002 and April 2005, various locations.

Layout and design (front cover reproduced above) by SHF.


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