Frank Zappa ‎– Finer Moments

Label:
Zappa Records ‎– 0238942, Universal Music Group International ‎– 0238942
Series:
Zappa – 94
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2 × CDr, Album
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1-1 Intro
Voice – Frank Zappa
1:19
1-2 Sleazette
Baritone Saxophone [Baritone Sax] – Motorhead SherwoodBass – Roy EstradaChoreography [Special Dance Stylings] – Noel ReddingConductor, Vocals, Guitar – FZ*Drums – Jimmy Carl BlackDrums, Percussion – Arthur Dyer Tripp III*Keyboards [Keys] – Don PrestonTrumpet – Buzz GardnerWoodwind – Bunk GardnerWoodwind, Piano [Acoustic] – Ian Underwood
3:32
1-3 Mozart Piano Sonata In B♭
Baritone Saxophone [Baritone Sax] – Motorhead SherwoodBass – Roy EstradaChoreography [Special Dance Stylings] – Noel ReddingConductor, Vocals, Guitar – FZ*Drums – Jimmy Carl BlackDrums, Percussion – Arthur Dyer Tripp III*Keyboards [Keys] – Don PrestonTrumpet – Buzz GardnerWoodwind – Bunk GardnerWoodwind, Piano [Acoustic] – Ian Underwood
6:20
1-4 The Walking Zombie Music
Baritone Saxophone [Baritone Sax] – Motorhead SherwoodBass – Roy EstradaChoreography [Special Dance Stylings] – Noel ReddingConductor, Vocals, Guitar – FZ*Drums – Jimmy Carl BlackDrums, Percussion – Arthur Dyer Tripp III*Keyboards [Keys] – Don PrestonTrumpet – Buzz GardnerWoodwind – Bunk GardnerWoodwind, Piano [Acoustic] – Ian Underwood
3:22
1-5 The Old Curiosity Shoppe
Alto Saxophone [Alto Sax] – Ian UnderwoodBass – Jim PonsDrums – Aynsley DunbarGuitar – FZ*Keyboards – Bob Harris (5)Tambourine, Cowbell – Howard Kaylan, Mark Volman
7:08
1-6 You Never Know Who Your Friends Are 2:19
1-7 Uncle Rhebus
Alto Saxophone [Alto Sax], Woodwind, Piano [Acoustic] – Ian UnderwoodBaritone Saxophone [Baritone Sax] – Motorhead SherwoodBass – Roy EstradaConductor, Guitar – FZ*Drums – Jimmy Carl BlackDrums, Percussion – Arthur Dyer Tripp III*Keyboards [Keys] – Don PrestonTenor Saxophone [Tenor Sax], Woodwind – Bunk GardnerTrumpet – Buzz Gardner
17:43
2-1 Music From "The Big Squeeze"
Performer – FZ*Performer [Snorks] – Dick Barber
0:41
2-2 Enigmas 1 Thru 5
Conductor, Performer – FZ*Engineer – Jerry HansenPercussion – Art Tripp
8:14
2-3 Pumped And Waxed
Performer [Performance], Engineer – FZ*
4:18
2-4 "There Is No Heaven From Where Slogans Go To Die"
Baritone Saxophone [Baritone Sax] – Motorhead SherwoodBass – Roy EstradaClarinet – Ian UnderwoodDrums – Jimmy Carl BlackDrums, Percussion – Arthur Dyer Tripp III*Engineer – Dick KuncGuest, Soloist, Vibraphone [Vibes] – Dave SamuelsGuitar – FZ*, Lowell GeorgeKeyboards – Don PrestonTenor Saxophone [Tenor Sax] – Bunk GardnerTrumpet – Buzz Gardner
4:36
2-5 Squeeze It, Squeeze It, Squeeze It
Baritone Saxophone [Baritone Sax] – Motorhead SherwoodBass, Vocals – Roy EstradaClarinet – Ian UnderwoodConductor – FZ*Drums – Jimmy Carl BlackDrums, Percussion – Arthur Dyer Tripp III*Engineer – Dick KuncGuitar – Lowell GeorgeKeyboards – Don PrestonTenor Saxophone [Tenor Sax] – Bunk GardnerTrumpet – Buzz Gardner
3:20
2-6 The Subcutaneous Peril
Bass – Jim PonsDrums – Aynsley DunbarEngineer [1972 Stereo Tweakage] – FZ*, Kerry McNabbGuitar – FZ*Keyboards – Ian UnderwoodKeyboards, Synthesizer [Mini Moog] – Don Preston
19:38

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Packaging: standard double-CD jewelcase, includes a 16 page booklet.

Back cover:
Total time of complete program - 82:40
Officially released 2012
All FZ Works controlled worldwide by the Zappa Family Trust dba Munchkin Music.
©℗mmxii Zappa Family Trust.
Under exclusive license to Universal Music Enterprises, a Division of UMG Recordings, Inc.
Made in the EU.
This is Zappa Family Archival Matter In Living Ylem. Source: 1972 Analog Master.
This is Official Release #94.

Booklet:
1-1 to 1-4: These first four tracks Recorded Live on 6.6.69. Royal Albert Hall, London, EMI Recorders Remote - ½" 4-track analog tape (15ips).
1-5: Recorded Live (cassette) 5.21.71, Auditorium Theater, Chicago
1-7: Recorded Live - multi-track Analog (15 ips), 7.7-8.69, The Ark, Boston.
2-1: Recording - 1" 8 Track Analog, Mayfair Studios, NYC, 1967
2-2: Recorded (1" 8 Track Analog) September, 1968, Sunset Sound, L.A.
2-3: Recording (½" 4-Track Analog) Zappa Basement, 1972
2-4: Recording Live - ¼" stereo 2 track analog (15ips)
2-5: Recorded Live on 2/16/69 at The Ballroom, Stratford, CT
2-6: Recorded Live 10.11.71 at Carnegie Hall, NYC
¼" mono analog tape (7 ½ ips)
1972 Stereo Tweakage Paramount, L.A.

Engineered at Paramount Studios, Hollywood
Original 1/4" DBX 187 encoded analog master tapes - dated 25 June, 1972
Vaultmeisterment & Tape Transfers at UMRK, 28 March, 2007
Marcussen Mastering, Hollywood, April 2007
'Finer Moments' [cover art] - Reclaimed Vintage Linoleum Assemblage (32" × 48"), 2011
Design layout and art photography for Zappa Records
All ZFT Archival Materials including photographs courtesy, the Vault

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 8 24302 38942 3
  • Barcode (Scanned, UPC-A): 824302389423
  • Rights Society: BIEM/SDRM
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 1): RFD80M-79249 80 7L
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 2): RFD80M-79249 80 1L
  • Other (Disc 1 cat#): 0278162 CD01
  • Other (Disc 2 cat#): 0278172 CD02

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
ZR 3894 Frank Zappa Finer Moments(2xCD, Album) Zappa Records ZR 3894 US 2012 Sell This Version
ZR 3894-1 Frank Zappa Finer Moments(2xLP, Album) Barking Pumpkin Records, Zappa Records, UMe ZR 3894-1 US 2012 Sell This Version
0238941 Frank Zappa Finer Moments(2xLP, Album) Zappa Records, Universal Music Group International 0238941 UK & Europe 2013 Sell This Version
0238942 Frank Zappa Finer Moments(2xCD, Album) Zappa Records 0238942 UK & Europe 2012 Sell This Version

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