Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 The Big Gundown
7:27
2 Peur sur la ville
4:16
3 Once Upon a Time in America: Poverty
3:49
4 Milano odea
3:04
5 The Burglars: Erotica
4:27
6 Battle of Algiers
3:50
7 Duck, You Sucker! Gui la testa
6:06
8 La classe operaia va in paradiso: Metamorfosi
4:37
9 Tre nel 5000
4:38
10 Once Upon a Time in the West
8:31

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Fred Frith (track 7)
violin:
Polly Bradfield (track 8)
electric bass guitar:
Melvin Gibbs (tracks 4, 10)
reeds:
John Zorn (tracks 7, 9)
oboe:
Vicki Bodner (track 6)
English horn:
Vicki Bodner (tracks 6–7)
drums:
Anton Fier (tracks 2, 4, 6)
Bobby Previte (tracks 2, 5)
drums and timpani:
Mark E. Miller (track 8)
organ:
John Patton (track 5)
harmonica:
Orvin Aquart (tracks 2, 10)
harmonica and whistle:
Toots Thielemans (track 3)
tape:
Bob James (US jazz keyboardist, arranger and producer) (tracks 2, 7–9)
electric guitar:
Bill Frisell (tracks 1, 5)
Fred Frith (tracks 4, 9)
Jody Harris (tracks 4, 10)
Robert Quine (track 10)
Vernon Reid (track 8)
Arto Lindsay (tracks 2, 4)
percussion:
Reinaldo Fernandes (track 1)
percussion and timpani:
Bobby Previte (tracks 1, 9)
snare drum:
Duduka da Fonseca (track 1)
keyboard:
Wayne Horvitz (track 7)
alto saxophone:
Tim Berne (track 2)
alto saxophone and musical saw:
John Zorn (track 1)
celesta and organ:
Wayne Horvitz (tracks 7, 9)
electronic instruments and synthesizer:
David Weinstein (American avant garde/postmodern composer) (tracks 1, 9)
surdo:
Jorge Silva (track 1)
turntable(s):
Christian Marclay (tracks 6, 9)
piano:
Wayne Horvitz (tracks 2, 6, 8–9)
John Zorn (track 8)
accordion:
Guy Klucevsek (track 3)
harpsichord:
John Zorn (track 4)
harpsichord, organ and piano:
Anthony Coleman (track 1)
shamisen:
佐藤通弘 (track 7)
bass trombone:
Jim Staley (track 1)
harp:
Carol Emanuel (track 3)
trombone:
Jim Staley (tracks 1, 9)
cuíca:
Cyro Baptista (track 1)
jew's harp, ocarina and shakuhachi:
Ned Rothenberg (track 7)
arranger:
John Zorn (tracks 1–10)
composer:
Ennio Morricone (tracks 1–8, 10)
John Zorn (track 9)
conductor:
Arto Lindsay (track 1)
John Zorn (tracks 1–10)
mixer:
Tom Gartland (tracks 1–10)
Robert Musso (tracks 1–10)
producer:
Yale Evelev (tracks 1–10)
recorded by:
Martin Bisi (tracks 1–10)
Don Hünerberg (tracks 1–10)
Hahn Rowe (tracks 1–10)
vocals:
Anthony Coleman (track 1)
Bobby Previte (track 1)
Laura Biscotto (track 5)
Diamanda Galás (track 8)
Shelley Hirsch (track 5)
Arto Lindsay (tracks 2, 7)
Luli Shioi (track 1)
John Zorn (tracks 2, 7)
mixed at:
Secret Sound (New York) in New York, New York, United States (tracks 1–10)
recorded at:
B.C. Studios in Brooklyn, New York, New York, United States (1984-09 – 1985-09) (tracks 1–10)
Evergreen Studio (New York) in New York, New York, United States (1984-09 – 1985-09) (tracks 1–10)
Radio City Music Hall in Midtown Manhattan, New York, New York, United States (1984-09 – 1985-09) (tracks 1–10)
cover recording of:
Battle of Algiers (track 6)
Milano Odea (track 4)
Peur sur la ville (track 2)
The Big Gundown (track 1)
part of:
recording of:
Tre Nel 5000 (track 9)

Release Group

Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/master/15614 [info]
Wikidata: Q849633 [info]
Wikipedia: en: The Big Gundown (album) [info]