Company - Epiphanies

"Quite simply, Company produced some of the most stimulating improvised music you will ever hear." - John Eyles

1982 line-up of Company. Keith Tippett, Fred Frith and George Lewis are joined by concert pianist Ursula Oppens and composer & harpist Anne LeBaron. After playing more frrequently in Japan in the late seventies, Bailey had also invited Motoharu Yoshizawa on bass and Akio Suzuki on assorted instruments like glass harmonica. 

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Derek Bailey / guitar
Julie Tippetts / guitar, voice, flute
Moto Yoshizawa / bass
Fred Frith / electric guitar, electronics, percussion
Akio Suzuki / glass harmonica, spring gong, kikkokiririki
Anne LeBaron / harp
Keith Tippett / piano
Ursula Opens / piano
George Lewis / trombone
Phil Wachsmann / violin, electronics

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Recorded by Jean-Marc Foussat. Produced by Derek Bailey & Evan Parker. Design by Karen Brookman. Financial assistance by The Arts Council.

 

Available as 320k MP3 or 16bit FLAC  

Tracklisting:

Epiphany
1. Epiphany - 47:71


Epiphanies
2. First (Duo) - 15:12
3. Second (Trio) - 8:05
4. Third (Quintet) - 10:45
5. Fourth (Sextet) - 8:50
6. Fifth (Septet) - 6:20
7. Sixth (Trio) - 18:26