Publisher: Chester Music
Commissioned by the Kensington Symphony Orchestra in memory of David Graves and with assistance from the Making Music/Arts Council England Special Activities Fund.
included as part of the ballet "Chroma"
Chester Music Ltd
Hydrofoils are nothing compared to hovercrafts. They might be cheaper and more reliable
but where’s the romance in a hydrofoil? I well remember my family’s annual pilgrimage to
Pegwell Bay in the 70s to watch the hovercrafts come in from France; terrifying machines
pounding across the ocean then remorselessly surging up the beach spouting great fountains
of surf and with the noise of a thousand Lancaster bombers. Where did they all go?
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