Commissioned by Lisa Moore with funds from the Music Board of the Australia Council
First performance by Lisa Moore (piano), National Library of Australia, Canberra, June 1987
In A Kumquat for John Keats, Andrew Ford has paid Lisa Moore . . . a tribute by including passages of such frightening difficulty that they seemed to verge upon the physically dangerous . . . Moore's performance of it was dazzling.
Martin Long, The Australian