Chamber Music, a reworked and expanded edition of a 2013 digital release, marks Richard Moult's return to FEF for the first time since 2012's Rodorlihtung. The album comprises of music for various ensembles inspired by journeys and encounters throughout the Welsh Borders and across the North West Scottish mainland.
Widgael Concerto is a dark and emotional wanderer's lament, previously released in unfinished demo form on CDR in 2011. This new and extended version was carefully re-constructed using keyboards and orchestral samples, and features the newly completed third movement.
Hroan Of The Ceri Forest is a new suite with a similar basis, but includes two baroque string players.
The Lime Field is an arrangement of a Baby Dee song, recorded with her blessing by a string, flute and oboe quintet.
released December 18, 2016
Richard Moult - Piano, Keyboards, Guitar, Percussion
Mark Baigent: Oboe (track 7)
Andy Crawford: Flute (track 7)
Ben Sansom: Violin (tracks 4 - 7)
Alexandria Lawrence: Viola (tracks 4 - 7)
David Hatcher: Cello (track 7)
Composed and mixed by Richard Moult.
Mastered at Purgatory Mastering
Front cover painting: 'Echo Chamber Musick' by Richard Moult