Lindsay Cooper ‎– Rarities (Volumes 1 & 2)

ReR Megacorp ‎– RER LC2/3
2 × CD, Album, Compilation

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Volume 1
I. Outtakes For Other Occasions
From The Play The Execution
1-1 Lindsay Cooper Tsar's Band 0:44
1-2 Lindsay Cooper The Assassination 1:33
1-3 Lindsay Cooper The Evening Before 1:51
1-4 Lindsay Cooper Give Us A Smile: Film Score 3:05
From The Film Green Flutes
1-5 Lindsay Cooper Washing Lines 0:35
1-6 Lindsay Cooper Against The Current: Film Score 3:08
1-7 Lindsay Cooper The Times Of Their Lives: Curtain Music 1:22
1-8 Lindsay Cooper Trih's Song 1:16
II. The Small Screen. Music For Television.
Songs From 5 Short Films Made By Lis Rhodes And Jo Davis (Four Corners, For Channel 4)
1-9 Lindsay Cooper The Song Of The Goose And The Common
Music By, Words By – Trad.*
1-10 Lindsay Cooper Off The Fence
Words By – Lis Rhodes
1-11 Lindsay Cooper Fair Exchange
Words By – Lis Rhodes
1-12 Lindsay Cooper Windscale
Words By – Lis Rhodes
1-13 Lindsay Cooper The Number 8 Bus
Words By – Lis Rhodes
Music For Green Flutes, A Film About A Republican Flute Band In Glasgow, Directed By Nancy Schierasi For Channel 4 :
1-14 Lindsay Cooper Belfast 2:07
1-15 Lindsay Cooper Fanfare 0:38
1-16 Lindsay Cooper Flute Tune
Music By – Trad.*
1-17 Lindsay Cooper Priesthill 0:48
From Domestic Bliss, A Comedy Drama Directed By Joy Chamberlain, Newsreel Collective, For Channel 4 :
1-18 Lindsay Cooper Domestic Bliss: End Credits 2:37
From With Our Children, A Film About Lesbian Mothers Directed By Melanie Chait, Luisa Films, For Channel 4 :
1-19 Lindsay Cooper Court Entry 0:57
1-20 Lindsay Cooper Lord Wilberforce 1:01
1-21 Lindsay Cooper Home Movie 1 1:12
1-22 Lindsay Cooper Open Letters 2:30
1-23 Lindsay Cooper Linda B 1:04
1-24 Lindsay Cooper Home Movie 2 2:50
1-25 Lindsay Cooper Three Heads 1:14
1-26 Lindsay Cooper Julia: End Credits 3:16
III. Lindsay Cooper And Orchestra
1-27 Lindsay Cooper And Orchestra* Extract From Concerto Per Sax Sopranino E Archi 5:07
IV. A Beginner's Guide To Nomansland
Pieces Originally Written For The Films Das Nächste Jahrhundert Wird Unseres Sein, And Wir Wollen Lieber Fliegen Als Kriechen, Directed By Claudia Von Allemann For Hessicher Rundfunk Television.
1-28 Lindsay Cooper In The Archive 0:40
1-29 Lindsay Cooper Mainz 1:55
1-30 Lindsay Cooper Paulskirche 2:22
Volume 2
2-1 Trio Trabant* Le Detroit
Composed By – Harth*, Cooper*, Minton*
2-2 Trio Trabant* De Breede En De Smalle Weg
Composed By – Harth*, Cooper*, Minton*
2-3 Trio Trabant* Le Cadran Bleu 3
Composed By – Harth*, Cooper*, Minton*
2-4 Trio Trabant* State Of Retrograd
Composed By – Harth*, Cooper*, Minton*
2-5 Trio Trabant* Vigilanz
Composed By – Harth*, Cooper*, Minton*
2-6 Trio Trabant* Le Cadran Bleu 5
Composed By – Harth*, Cooper*, Minton*
Lindsay Cooper Pictures From The Great Exhibition (8:06)
2-7.a Fingers Weary And Torn
Written-By – Tulley
2-7.b Canal Towpath
2-7.c Musical Box
Written-By – Tulley
2-7.d Regent Street
Written-By – Herold*
2-7.e Women's Wrong
2-7.f Cholera Morbus
Written-By – Minton*
2-7.g The Housewife's Nightmare
2-7.h Spitalfield
Written-By – Tulley
2-8 Cooper* / Cutler* / Gilonis* / Wyatt* In The Dark Year
Music By – Lindsay CooperWords By – Chris Cutler
2-9 Lindsay Cooper Piano Roulette 11:25
2-10 David Thomas And The Pedestrians Petrified
Music By – Cutler*, Thomas*, Cooper*Text By – David Thomas (2)
2-11 Bauer* / Cooper* / Cutler* / Gilonis* / Potter* Education
Music By – Lindsay CooperWords By – Chris Cutler

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I. OUTTAKES FOR OTHER OCCASIONS : recorded in London between 1979-84. Originally released as a limited edition cassette to subscribers to Music For Other Occasions (nml 8603) in 1986.

II. THE SMALL SCREEN, MUSIC FOR TELEVISION : Recorded at Wave Studios. Green Flutes in March 1983, Four Corners in March and August 1984, Domestic Bliss in June 1984 and With Our Children in September 1984. Originally released as a limited edition subscription cassette in 1984 as Sync Pulse 625.

III. LINDSAY COOPER and ORCHESTRA : Recorded at the Angelica Festival, Bologna, in 1992. Originally released on Angelica '92 compilation by Pierrot Lunaire.

IV. A BEGINNER'S GUIDE TO NOMANSLAND : Recorded an engineered at Trio Studio, Frankfurt/Main in March 1987. Originally released on the No Mans Land compilation sampler A Beginners Guide To Nomansland, 1988.

TRIO TRABANT : Recorded at Festival Music in the Ancienne Laiterie, Strasbourg, on October 4, 1991. Mastered by Alfred 23 Harth at Laubhuette Studio Moonsun, Korea. Previously unreleased.

Track 2-7 : Recorded at Kaleidophon in April 1979 fr the film 'Song Of The Shirt'. Originally released as a limited edition not-for-sale subscription item with the LP Rags (Re Records, Re 1984) on a hand-silkscreened one-sided 7" vinyl disc.

Track 2-8 : Recorded and engineered at Cold Storage, Brixton, between October 29 and 31, 1984. Originally released on the LP The Last Nightingale (Re 1984) released in 1984 to raise money for the British miners in the middle of their historic strike against the politically motivated pit closures that formed part of the Thatcher government's general offensive against organised labour.

Track 2-9 : Recorded live at Roulette, New York, on 13 November 1985, probably by Lindsay (sourced from a hand-labeled cassette in Lindsay's collection). Previously unreleased.

Track 2-10 : concert recorded at Hirschwirt restaurant in Erding, Germany on December 11, 1982. Originally released on the LP Winter Comes Home, Re Records (Re dtlp) 1983.

Track 2-11 : Recorded at Cold Storage, Brixton by Bill Gilonis in April 1984. Originally released on Volume 1 No. 1 of the Re Records Quarterly Magazine on May 1st 1985.

Comes in a standard 2xCD jewel case. Includes a 20-page booklet with notes, credits and pictures.
Barcode on the inner tray.
Track timings for disc 2 (not disc 1) are in the booklet. Timing for track 2-8 and 2-10 are wrong (respectively 6:56 and 11:00 in the booklet), they have been corrected above.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Scanned): 752725034029
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 1): WWW.MORPHIUS.COM MORPH-17034 3080-CD-0932 01
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 2): WWW.MORPHIUS.COM MORPH-17034 3080-CD-0933 01
  • Label Code: LC-02677