The Penguin Cafe Orchestra* ‎– A History

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Virgin ‎– PCOBOX1, Virgin ‎– 07243 811482 2 8
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4 × CD, Compilation, Remastered
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Tracklist

1-1 Penguin Cafe Single 6:18
1-2 From The Colonies 1:38
1-3 Giles Farnaby's Dream 2:20
1-4 Pigtail 2:43
1-5 Hugebaby 4:49
1-6 Chartered Flight 6:43
1-7 Cutting Branches For A Temporary Shelter 3:10
1-8 Pythagoras' Trousers 3:22
1-9 Yodel 2 4:36
1-10 Salty Bean Fumble 2:13
1-11 The Ecstasy Of Dancing Fleas 4:02
1-12 Walk Don't Run 3:05
1-13 Meditation Rag 2:20
1-14 The Toy 4:27
1-15 Numbers 1 - 4 6:43
1-16 Salty Bean Fumble 2:24
1-17 Yodel 2 5:00
2-1 Prelude & Yodel 3:50
2-1 More Milk 3:12
2-3 Sheep Dip 3:56
2-4 In The Back Of A Taxi 3:23
2-5 Music By Numbers 4:42
2-6 Another One From The Colonies 3:06
2-7 Air 4:22
2-8 Isle Of View (Music For Helicopter Pilots) 4:21
2-9 Now Nothing 3:00
2-10 Beanfields 4:25
2-11 Southern Jukebox Music 4:38
2-12 Horns Of The Bull 4:36
2-13 Oscar Tango 3:14
2-14 Sketch 3:18
2-15 Giles Farnaby's Dream 5:25
2-16 Perpetuum Mobile 4:42
2-17 Surface Tension 2:10
3-1 Dirt 5:27
3-2 Yodel 1 4:46
3-3 Cutting Branches For A Temporary Shelter 2:15
3-4 In The Back Of A Taxi 3:56
3-5 Southern Jukebox Music 4:54
3-6 Numbers 1 - 4 7:45
3-7 Telephone And Rubber Band 4:08
3-8 Air 4:02
3-9 Paul's Dance 2:20
3-10 Oscar Tango 3:18
3-11 Music For A Found Harmonium 3:16
3-12 Isle Of View (Music For Helicopter Pilots) 4:43
4-1 Air À Danser 5:24
4-2 Beanfields 4:37
4-3 Music For A Found Harmonium 2:51
4-4 Lifeboat (Lovers Rock) 6:52
4-5 Steady State 5:19
4-6 Scherzo And Trio 6:52
4-7 Nothing Really Blue 5:16
4-8 Cage Dead 4:37
4-9 Vega 10:20
4-10 Another One From Porlock 2:59
4-11 Pythagoras On The Line 1:52
4-12 Kora Kora 3:05
4-13 Red Shorts 4:07
4-14 Passing Through 5:24

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Credits

Notes

Tracks 1-1 to 1-6 taken from the album "Music From The Penguin Cafe".
Tracks 1-7 to 1-12 taken from the album "Penguin Cafe Orchestra".
Track 1-13 taken from the album "Simon Jeffes - Piano Music".
Tracks 1-14 to 1-17 recorded live in Tokyo, 10 June 1982.
Tracks 2-1 to 2-9 taken from the album "Broadcasting From Home".
Tracks 2-10 to 2-14 taken from the album "Signs Of Life".
Tracks 2-15 to 2-17, 4-1 to 4-5 taken from the album "Concert Program".
Tracks 3-1 to 3-12 taken from the album "When In Rome" recorded live in London, 9 July 1987.
Tracks 4-6 to 4-14 taken from the album "Union Cafe".

All titles published by Editions Penguin Cafe Limited
Music © 1976 - 2001 Editions Penguin Cafe Limited
Design and artwork by Hills Archer Studios, London
Mixed at Lansdowne Studios
Remastered at Sony Recording Studios

Copyright in sound recordings on (CD1) no 17 (CD2) nos 15, 16, 17 (CD3) no 4 (CD4) nos 1 to 14 is owned by Zopf Limited and Estate of Simon Jeffes
℗ 1993, 1995 and 2001 Zopf Limited

Made in the EU
The copyright in this compilation is owned by Virgin Records Ltd.
℗ 2001 Virgin Records Ltd.
© 2001 Virgin Records Ltd.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 7 24381 14822 8
  • Other (Catalog N° CD 1): 07243 811483 2 7
  • Other (Catalog N° CD 2): 07243 811484 2 6
  • Other (Catalog N° CD 3): 07243 811485 2 5
  • Other (Catalog N° CD 4): 07243 811486 2 4
  • Label Code: LC03098
  • Rights Society: bel/BIEM

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
PCOBOX2, 50999 6 42795 2 7, 5099964279527 Penguin Cafe Orchestra A History(4xCD, Comp, RE, RM) Virgin, Virgin, Virgin PCOBOX2, 50999 6 42795 2 7, 5099964279527 Europe Unknown Sell This Version
PCOBOX2, 50999 6 42795 2 7 The Penguin Cafe Orchestra* A History(4xCD, Comp, RM) Virgin, Virgin PCOBOX2, 50999 6 42795 2 7 Europe 2011 Sell This Version

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