Tracklist

12" Vinyl 1
# Title Rating Length
A1 Germ Patrol
8:32
A2 Wind Quartet I
2 2:25
A3 Enneagram
9:10
B1 Prelude
2 4:18
B2 Wring Out the Ground (Loosely Now)
8:11
B3 Nearch
3:27
B4 Wind Quartet II
4:45

Credits

12" Vinyl 1

bass guitar:
Mont Campbell (tracks A1–B2, B4)
Dave Stewart (Canterbury keyboardist, NOT the Eurythmics' Dave Stewart) (track B3)
drums:
Clive Brooks (tracks A1–B4)
bassoon:
Chris Palmer (tracks A2, B4)
electronic organ:
Dave Stewart (Canterbury keyboardist, NOT the Eurythmics' Dave Stewart) (tracks A1–B4)
piano:
Mont Campbell (tracks A1–B4)
Dave Stewart (Canterbury keyboardist, NOT the Eurythmics' Dave Stewart) (tracks A1–B4)
French horn:
Mont Campbell (tracks A2, B4)
composer:
Mont Campbell (tracks A1–B4)
Dave Stewart (Canterbury keyboardist, NOT the Eurythmics' Dave Stewart) (tracks A1–B4)
guest clarinet:
Tim Hodgkinson (tracks A1, B3)
guest oboe:
Lindsay Cooper (English female bassoon, oboe, piano, flute player, political activist) (tracks A1, B3)
guest bassoon:
Lindsay Cooper (English female bassoon, oboe, piano, flute player, political activist) (tracks A1, B3)
guest flute:
Jeremy Baines (track A1)
guest guitar:
Steve Hillage (track B2)
guest vocals:
Barbara Gaskin (track B1)
Amanda Parsons (track B1)
vocals:
Mont Campbell (tracks A1–B4)
writer:
Clive Brooks (tracks A1–B4)
recording of:
Enneagram (track A3)
Germ Patrol (track A1)
Nearch (track B3)
Prelude (track B1)
Wind Quartet I (track A2)
Wind Quartet II (track B4)

Release Group

Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/master/2996 [info]
Wikidata: Q2978747 [info]
Wikipedia: en: The Civil Surface [info]