This is one of a suite of organ pieces composed by David W Solomons
premiered by David Carlston Williams on 17 August 2014
on the organ of St Paul’s Springfield Road, Sale (Cheshire, UK)
and then recorded for CD in June 2015
Early Evening in Camden Town: a serious and sad piece – in 3-3-2 time.
It is an evocation of the poor folk in Camden and their dreams of what could be, if only…..
It was originally a song, which the composer wrote when he was living in London,
based on a poem by fellow Londoner Sandra Erös “The streets are part of a toy town, waiting to be played with…”.