Emanem 4301 Chapter one 1970-1972


Iskra 1903

Derek Bailey, electric guitar; Barry Guy, double bass with amplification; Paul Rutherford, trombone, piano.

    Disc A:
  1. Improvisation 1 (21:03)
  2. Improvisation 2 (05:37)
  3. Improvisation 3 (11:36)
  4. Improvisation 4 (05:04)
  5. Improvisation 0 (25:20)
    Disc B:
  1. Offcut 1 (01:40)
  2. Offcut 2 (04:25)
  3. Offcut 3 (11:17)
  4. Improvisation 5 (05:54)
  5. Improvisation 6 (10:48)
  6. Improvisation 7 (04:29)
  7. Improvisation 8 (06:21)
  8. Improvisation 9 (03:39)
  9. Improvisation 10 (03:09)
  10. Improvisation 11 (07:34)
    Disc C:
  1. Extra 1 (07:47)
  2. Extra 2 (11:31)
  3. Extra 3 (06:42)
  4. On tour 1 (13:37)
  5. On tour 3 (12:44)
  6. On tour 2 (12:34)
All analogue recordings made in London (except C4-C6): A1-B3: 1970 September 2 - by Hugh Davies; B4-B10: 1972 May 3 - by Bob Woolford; C1-C3: 1971 - by Ben Christianson; C4: 1972 October 21 - at Donaueshingen; C5: 1972 November 1 - at Berlin; C6: 1972 October 23 or 24 - at Bremen.

A1-A4, B4-B10 originally issued in 1972 as Incus double LP 3/4. A5-B3, C1-C6 previously unissued.

Front cover (reproduced above) is an extract from the original Incus cover by Nigel Rollings.


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