Emanem 4125 Interruptions


Terry Day

Terry Day, piano, keyboards, alto and soprano saxophones, bamboo pipes, drums, percussion, cello, mandolin, home-made instruments, balloons, toys, African thumb piano, voice, Chinese flutes, plastic trumpet, Waisvisz crackle box; Peter Cusack, guitar, drum machine (tracks 14, 20); Davey Payne, tenor saxophone (track 26).

  1. Piano 1 (02.11)
  2. Toy ensemble (01.58)
  3. Straight bamboo pipe duet (00.59)
  4. Bamboo solo (01.06)
  5. Drums/Altos/Balloons (02.57)
  6. Alto with English plastic reed (02.09)
  7. Alto with American Bari reed (01.20)
  8. One and two cellos (00.39)
  9. Oriental theme 1 (03.08)
  10. One and three cellos (01.43)
  11. Oriental theme 2 (01.58)
  12. Two cello fragments (00.39)
  13. Bottleneck mandolin 1 (02.05)
  14. Be a good boy (02.46)
  15. Theme continued 1 (03.51)
  16. Theme continued 2 (00.38)
  17. Theme continued 3 (06.17)
  18. The found chord (00.21)
  19. Alto/Cello/Drums (03.32)
  20. It ain't my cup of tea (03.37)
  21. Alto & cello (03.14)
  22. Piano 2 (01.52)
  23. Drums & mandolin (01.40)
  24. Imperfection (02.30)
  25. What a lovely lad (05.18)
  26. Eaters (02.53)
  27. Soprano 1 & 2 (03.34)
  28. Crackle box & altos (02.01)
  29. Crackle & bamboo (01.27)
  30. Spliced balloons (02.17)
  31. Bottleneck mandolin 2 (03.56)
  32. Eric (02.42)
Tracks 1, 16, 23, 29 recorded in Luton, 1981; tracks 2-4, 6-7, 27, 30-31 recorded at Terry Day's home, London in 1981 and 1979 (track 13); tracks 5, 9-12, 15, 17, 24-25, 28 recorded at Steim, Amsterdam, 1978; tracks 9-11, 18-19, 21, 24, 32 recorded at Steve Broughton's Weemeenit Studios, London, early 1979; tracks 14, 20 recorded at Peter Cusack's home, London, 1980; track 25 recorded at Newcastle Spectro, 1979; track 26 recorded at Davey Payne's home, London, 1981. Some tracks are compilations from different locations.

Front cover (reproduced above) drawing by Terry Day.


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