Matchless MRCD45 Cornelius Cardew: chamber music 1955–64


Apartment House

Anton Lukoszevieze, cello, conductor (tracks 1, 5, 6, 7, 9, 11, 12); Gordon MacKay, violin (track 7); Bridget Carey, viola (track 7); Alan Thomas, guitar (tracks 1, 5, 8, 11); Rhodri Davies, harp (tracks 5, 11); Marco Blaauw, trumpet (tracks 2, 3, 4); Andrew Sparling, clarinet (tracks 5, 11); David Ryan, bass clarinet, piano (tracks 5, 10, 11); Sarah Walker, piano, prepared piano (tracks 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 9, 11); Dave Smith, prepared piano, melodica (tracks 6, 9); Tania Chen, piano (tracks, 6, 9); Robert Coleridge, organ (track 9); Michael Parsons, conductor, electronic keyboard (tracks 5, 9, 11); Simon Allen, vibraphone, marimba (track 9).

  1. Solo with accompaniment (1964) (07.41)
  2. Three rhythmic pieces for trumpet and piano (1955): Movement I (01.50)
  3. Three rhythmic pieces for trumpet and piano (1955): Movement II (02.20)
  4. Three rhythmic pieces for trumpet and piano (1955): Movement III (01.55)
  5. Autumn '60 (1960) Version I (06.41)
  6. Material (1964) Version II (03.36)
  7. Second string trio (1955) (04.25)
  8. Piece for guitar (for Stella) (1964) (06.36)
  9. Material (1964) Version I (11.59)
  10. Memories of you (1964) (13.25)
  11. Autumn '60 (1960) Version II (05.49)
  12. Octet '61 for Jasper Johns (07.04)
Recorded at Gateway Studio, Kingston-upon-Thames on 6 and 7 April 2001.

Front cover artwork (reproduced above) Page fragments, 2001 by Jim Harold.


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