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Mike Westbrook / Kate Westbrook - London Bridge Is Broken Down mp3 album

  • Performer: Mike Westbrook / Kate Westbrook
  • Title: London Bridge Is Broken Down
  • Genre: Jazz / Classical
  • Country: UK
  • Formats: TTA XM AHX AU VQF DXD WMA
  • Released: 1988
  • Style: Free Jazz, Big Band, Contemporary Jazz, Contemporary
  • MP3 album: 1504 mb
  • FLAC album: 1154 mb
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Mike Westbrook / Kate Westbrook - London Bridge Is Broken Down mp3 album

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The piece, which features texts by British and French poets and combines British jazz musicians with a French chamber orchestra, was originally released on the 1988 album, London Bridge is Broken Down, and has never previously been broadcast in full. Also on the programme, we mark the 50th anniversary of the start of the Vietnam War with a live recording from the archives - violinist Billy Bang and his quintet performing music inspired by his experiences as a Vietnam veteran. Kate Westbrook & Mike Westbrook. Composer: Kate Westbrook, Mike Westbrook (Text: Siegfried Sassoon). London Bridge Is Broken Down. Composer: Kate Westbrook, Mike Westbrook (Text: René Arcos).

02 - Wenceslas Square. 03 - Berlin Wall- Nahe Des Geliebten. 04 - Berlin Wall- . Traurig Aber Falsch. Mike Westbrook & Kate Westbrook - London Bridge Is Broken Down. 09 - Picardie- Picardie Si. lac. 10 - Picardie- Aucassin Et Nicolette. London Bridge Is Broken Down (CD2). Mike Westbrook & Kate Westbrook - London Bridge Is Broken Down (CD2).

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Mike Westbrook’s settings of William Blake’s powerful poetry were originally commissioned in 1971 for the National Theatre production of Adrian Mitchell’s Tyger. The Westbrook Blake, also known as Glad Day, has been performed many times since, in London, throughout Europe, in New York and Australia he came out of the jazz ferment of the 1960s and found his way to a music in which he can employ everything he has learnt.

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London Bridge
A London Bridge Is Broken Down
Text By – Kate Westbrook
14:19
B Wenceslas Square 28:04
Berlin Wall
C1 Nähe Des Geliebten
Text By – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
8:03
C2 B.V.B.W (Belle-Vue Berlin Wall) 7:42
C3 Traurig Aber Falsch
Text By – Bernhard Lassahn
8:48
D1 Ein Vogel
Text By – Wilhelm Busch
7:53
Vienna
D2 Viennese Waltz 5:50
E Für Sie 19:27
Picardie
F1 Blighters
Text By – Siegfried Sassoon
5:35
F2 Les Morts
Text By – René Arcos
4:49
F3 Picardie Three 14:02
G1 Picardie Four 1:22
G2 Une Fenètre
Text By – Andrée Chedid
2:56
G3 Picardie Six 6:24
G4 Aucassin Et Nicolette
Text By – Anon. 12th Century Picard*
3:45

Companies, etc.

  • Recorded At – Studio Pathé Marconi EMI
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Virgin Records Ltd.
  • Copyright (c) – Virgin Records Ltd.
  • Edited At – Tape One
  • Mastered At – Tape One
  • Pressed By – EMI Records

Credits

  • Advisor [Text] – Anne Marie LePape-Dior*, Tommy Bodmer
  • Alto Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone, Soprano Saxophone – Chris Biscoe
  • Art Direction – Andrew W. Ellis*
  • Bass – Steve Cook
  • Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Soprano Saxophone – Peter Whyman*
  • Conductor – Alexandre Myrat
  • Copyist – Andrew Jones
  • Drums – Tony Marsh
  • Edited By – Ian Gillespie
  • Engineer – Daniel Michel, Stephen Allan
  • Executive-Producer – Declan Colgan
  • Guitar – Brian Godding
  • Liner Notes – Alyn Shipton
  • Lyrics By, Other [Text Selection] – Kate Westbrook
  • Mastered By – Jack Adams
  • Music By, Arranged By – Mike Westbrook
  • Orchestra – Le Sinfonietta De Picardie
  • Piano – Mike Westbrook
  • Producer – Fiachra Trench
  • Trombone, Electronics – Paul Nieman
  • Trumpet, Flugelhorn, Piccolo Trumpet – Graham Russell
  • Voice, Tenor Horn – Kate Westbrook

Notes

A Composition for voice, Jazz Orchestra & Chamber Orchestra.
Originally released in 1988 on Virgin/Venture.
Texts by Rene Arcos, Wilhelm Busch, Andree Chedid, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Bernard Lassahn, Siegfried Sassoon were used.
London Bridge Is Broken Down was commisioned by 'Le Temps du Jazz' (Festival International de Jazz d'Amiens) and premiered at La Maison de la Culture, Amiens on 26 May 1987.
Recorded at Studio Pathe Marconi EMI, Paris, 7 - 10th December 1987.
Record 4 is single sided. Silver grey print on black vinyl on SIDE H
comes with lp sized booklet

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Stickered): 5012981130015
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side One): VEB13 A-1J-1-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side Two): VEB13 B-1J-1-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side Three): VEB13 C-1J-1-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side Four): VEB13 D-2J-1-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side Five): VEB13 E-1J-1-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side Six): VEB13 F-1U-1-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side Seven): VEB13 G-2U-1-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout [etched]): JA
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side Four, Seven [etched]): Tape1 etching

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
CDVEB 13 Mike Westbrook, Kate Westbrook Mike Westbrook, Kate Westbrook - London Bridge Is Broken Down ‎(2xCD, Album, Box) Venture CDVEB 13 UK 1988
CDVED 13 Mike Westbrook / Kate Westbrook* London Bridge Is Broken Down ‎(2xCD, Album + Box) Virgin CDVED 13 UK 1998
BGOCD 788 Mike Westbrook / Kate Westbrook* London Bridge Is Broken Down ‎(2xCD, Album, RM) BGO Records BGOCD 788 UK 2008
TCVEB 13 Mike Westbrook / Kate Westbrook* London Bridge Is Broken Down ‎(2xCass, Album + Box) Venture TCVEB 13 UK 1988




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