Thursday, February 5

Oh Moscow - Lindsay Cooper (1991)


Wikipedia - "Oh Moscow is a 1991 live album by English experimental musician and composer Lindsay Cooper. It is a recording of a song cycle of the same name performed at the 7th Victoriaville Festival in Quebec, Canada on 8 October 1989. ... The song cycle reflects on the Cold War that divided Europe at the time. Oh Moscow was composed in 1987 by Lindsay Cooper, an English experimental musician from Henry Cow and the Feminist Improvising Group. The song texts were written by English film director, screenwriter and singer Sally Potter."
Wikipedia
allmusic
Lindsay Cooper: An Appreciation, An Interview with Chris Cutler
Guardian: A Celebration of Lindsay Cooper review – avant garde pioneer remembered
Grooveshark
YouTube: "Oh Moscow" 1991 Volgograd

December 2009: Lindsay Cooper, 2010 February: Art Bears, 2011 April: Rags (1980)/The Golddiggers (1983), 2012 July: The Art Box - Art Bears, 2012 November: David Thomas And The Pedestrians - Variations On A Theme, 2012 November: News from Babel, 2013 March: The Last Nightingale, 2013 October: Art Bears Songbook - 2010-09-19 - Rock In Opposition Festival, 2014 April: Lindsay Cooper, 1951-2013.

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