Annotation

This is the original vinyl release. Note the time for "The Gumbo Variations" (12:55). It's 4 minutes longer on the cd release.

Annotation last modified on 2007-12-11 15:32 .

Tracklist

Vinyl 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Peaches en Regalia
4.5 3:58
2 Willie the Pimp
4.6 9:25
3 Son of Mr. Green Genes
3.65 8:58
4 Little Umbrellas
3.5 3:09
5 The Gumbo Variations
4 12:55
6 It Must Be a Camel
3.35 5:15

Credits

Vinyl 1

clarinet, flute, organ, piano and saxophone:
Ian Underwood (tracks 1–6)
violin:
Jean-Luc Ponty (track 6)
membranophone:
John Guerin (tracks 2, 4, 6)
Paul Humphrey (tracks 3, 5)
Ron Selico (track 1)
bass:
Max Bennett (tracks 2–6)
Shuggie Otis (track 1)
bass, guitar and percussion:
Frank Zappa (US musician, composer, activist & filmmaker) (tracks 1–6)
arranger:
Frank Zappa (US musician, composer, activist & filmmaker) (tracks 2–6)
composer:
Frank Zappa (US musician, composer, activist & filmmaker) (tracks 1–6)
producer:
Frank Zappa (US musician, composer, activist & filmmaker) (tracks 2–6)
vocals:
Captain Beefheart (track 2)
recording of:
Peaches en Regalia (track 1)
It Must Be a Camel (1969-08 – 1969-09) (track 6)
Little Umbrellas (1969-08 – 1969-09) (track 4)
Son of Mr Green Genes (1969-08 – 1969-09) (track 3)
The Gumbo Variations (1969-08 – 1969-09) (track 5)
Willie the Pimp (1969-08 – 1969-09) (track 2)

Release

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