Matchless MR 12 Underwater Carol


Veryan Weston

Veryan Weston, piano.

For a combustible colt [with rhythm figures] (04.55), Pentatonic study after the Khene (04.45), For an elegant feral [with rhythm figures] (04.27), Open score (11.35), Duke's serial pot (07.55), Two improvised children's pieces: a) enchantment (03.05) b) ridiculous [with rhythm figures] (02.05), 97 note samba (03.39), Footwork [with rhythm figures] (01.58), Underwater carol (03.10), Five chord piece (03.30).

Tracks 2, 4, 5, and 7 were performed on a Steinway B piano at Trent Park, Middlesex Polytechnic; the rest were played on an Estonia Soviet grand piano at Hatfield Polytechnic Music Centre. All pieces recorded between 22 and 25 July 1986.

Cover picture (reproduced above) by Stephen Cochrane.


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