Various ‎– Miniatures (A Sequence Of Fifty-One Tiny Masterpieces Edited By Morgan-Fisher)

Supporti Fonografici ‎– SF 007, Pipe ‎– PIPE 2
Vinyl, LP, Album

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A1 Ollie Halsall & John Halsey Bum Love
Written-By – Halsey*, Halsall*
A2 The Residents We're A Happy Family / Bali Ha'i
Written-By – Ramones, Rogers/Hammerstein*
A3 Roger McGough The Wreck Of The Hesperus
Written-By – Longfellow*
A4 Morgan-Fisher* Green And Pleasant
Written-By – Parry*, Blake*
A5 John Otway Mine Tonight
Written-By – Adam Francis, Otway*
A6 Pete Challis & Phil Diplock My Way
Written-By – Francois*, Revaux*, Anka*
A7 Robert Wyatt Rangers In The Night
Written-By – Kaempfert*, Singleton*, Snyder*
A8 Stinky Winkles Opus 5
Written-By – Webern*
A9 Mary Longford Body Language
Written-By – Longford*
A10 Andy 'Thunderclap' Newman* Andy The Dentist
Written By – ThomsonWritten-By – Powell*
A11 David Bedford Wagner's Ring In One Minute
Arranged By – Bedford*Written-By – Wagner*
A12 Fred Frith The Entire Works Of Henry Cow
Written-By – Frith*
A13 Maggie Nicols Look Beneath The Surface
Written-By – Nicols*
A14 Joseph Racaille Week-End
Written-By – Racaille*
A15 The Work With Wings Pressed Back
Bass, Guitar – Mick HobbsDrums, Voice – Rick WilsonGuitar, Euphonium, Alto Saxophone, Voice – Bill GilonisMixed By [Mixing] – Maggie ThomasOrgan, Saxophone [Saxes], Ukulele [Hawaiian Guitar], Voice – Tim HodgkinsonWritten-By – The Work
A16 Neil Innes & Son* Cum On Feel The Noize
Written-By – Lea*, Holder*
A17 Herbert Distel Toscany In Blue (Last Minute)
Written-By – Distel*
A18 Lol Coxhill An End To The Matter
Written-By – Coxhill*
A19 Ken Ellis One Minute In The Life Of Ivan Denisovich
Written-By – Ellis*
A20 Steve Miller (3) Alice
Written-By – Miller*
A21 Norman Lovett John Peel Sings The Blues Badly
Written-By – Lovett*
A22 Patrick Portella Serrons Nous Les Coudes
Written-By – Portella*
A23 George Melly Sounds That Saved My Life (Homage To K.S.)
Written-By – Schwitters*
A24 Robert Fripp Miniature
Written-By – Fripp*
A25 Andy Partridge (XTC)* The History Of Rock'N'Roll
Written-By – Partridge*
A26 Phantom Captain Breather
Written-By – Cutrara*, Hornick*
B1 Ron Geesin Enterbrain Exit
Written-By – Geesin*
B2 Alejandro Viñao An Imaginary Orchestrina
Written-By – Viñao*
B3 Quentin Crisp Stop The Music For A Minute
Written-By – Crisp*
B4 Simon Desorgher Tetrad
Written-By – Desorgher*
B5 Ralph Steadman Sweetest Love (Lament After A Broken Sashcord On A Theme Of John Donne)
Written-By – Steadman*
B6 R.D. Laing & Son* Tipperary
Written-By – Williams*, Judge*
B7 Trevor Wishart Beach Double
Written-By – Wishart*
B8 John White Scene De Ballet
Written-By – White*
B9 Ivor Cutler Brooch Boat
Written-By – Cutler*
B10 Zazou* Do Tell Us
Written-By – Zazou*
B11 Michael Bass & Ellen Tenenbaum A Miniaturisation Of Bartok's Sonata For 2 Pianos & Percussion (3rd Movement)
Written-By – Bartok*
B12 Martin Chambers (Pretenders)* A Swift One
Written-By – Chambers*
B13 Bob Cobbing & Henri Chopin Refreshment Break
Written-By – Cobbing*
B14 Dave Vanian (The Damned)* Night Touch
Written-By – Vanian*
B15 Metabolist Racing Poodles
Written-By – Metabolist
B16 Gavin Bryars After Mendelsohn (137 Years)
Written-By – Bryars*
B17 1/2 Japanese Paint It Black
Written-By – Jagger/Richard*
B18 Simon Jeffes Arthur's Treat
Written-By – Jeffes*
B19 Mark Perry Talking World War III Blues
Dizi [Chinese Flute] – Dennis BurnsPerformer [Mr. America] – Grant ShowbizVoice, Guitar, Trumpet, Performer [Emotional Angst] – Mark PerryWritten-By – Dylan*
B20 Michael Nyman 89-90-91-92
Written-By – Nyman*
B21 David Cunningham (Flying Lizards)* Index Of Ends
Written-By – Cunningham*
B22 Kevin Coyne James, Mark & Me (In The Manner Of Tom Waits)
Written-By – Coyne*
B23 Etron Fou Leloublan Hep!
Written-By – Etron Fou*
B24 Neil Oram & Ken Campbell (5) & Science Fiction Theatre Of Liverpool* The Minute Warp
Written-By – Oram*
B25 Pete Seeger Chorale From Beethoven's 9th Symphony
Written-By – Beethoven*, Seeger*

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Originally released in 1980 as Pipe 2. Licensed by Pipe Records/Cherry Red Records.

Includes 22"x22" double-sided poster with artwork, letter, photos and discographies of the contributors.

Side A: Total duration 24'37"
Side B: Total duration 24'10"
Cut at Utopia.
Heartfelt thanks to David Marlowe,Geoff Travis, Iain McNay, Richard Bishop, Jay Clem, Richard Gollner, Anthea Norman-Taylor, Moses Asch, Ian Johnson, Pete Challis. And to those whose names have been omitted - Thanks again (you know who you are).

Made in Italy.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side A etched): SF 007 A MS
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side B etched): SF 007 B MS
  • Rights Society: S.I.A.E.
  • Other (Cat# Semaphore distribution, comes on a sticker from Semaphore): 11113-414