Price: £12.50
Format: vinyl
Artist: Tom Phillips / Gavin Bryars
CatNo: EGED29/2335253
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Tom Phillips Gavin Bryars Irma vinyl

1982 Editions EG/Polydor reissue of Irma, originally released in 1978. Irma An Opera by Tom Phillips, music by and conducted by Gavin Bryars, Libretto by Fred Orton.

Vinyl in non-gatefold sleeve

Please note these are showing signs of their age with edge wear, worn back covers and creases. Sold as seen, no returns.

Side One
1 Introduction
2 Overture And Aria: “I Tell You That's Irma Herself”
3 First Interlude
 
Side Two
1 Aria: “Irma You Will Be Mine”
2 Second Interlude
3 Chorus: “Love Is Help Mate”
4 Postlude
Bass – Roy Babbington
Clarinet – Rory Allam
Conductor, Music By, Liner Notes – Gavin Bryars
Contrabass – Rodney Slatford
Engineer – Phil Ault
Horns, Vibraphone – Dave Smith
Libretto By – Fred Orton
Liner Notes – Gavin Bryars
Piano, Marimba, Glockenspiel – Michael Nyman
Producer – Brian Eno
Tuba, Marimba – John White
Vibraphone, Marimba – Jo Julian
Violin [Alto] – Adam Skeaping
Violin [Baritone] – Tim Kraemer
Violin [Descant] – Stuart Deeks
Violin [Sopranino] – Roddy Skeaping
Violin [Tenor] – Mark Caudie
Violin [Treble] – Gavin Wright
Voice – Howard Skempton - Grenville, Lucy Skeaping - Irma
Voice [Chorus Voice] – Angela Bryars
Voice [Chorus Voice], Written-By – Tom Phillips