Procol Harum Live In Concert with the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra

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Live In Concert with the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra
Live album by Procol Harum
Released April 1972
Recorded 18 November 1971
Genre Progressive rock, Symphonic rock
Length 41:39
Label UK Chrysalis
USA A&M
Germany Repertoire (reissue)
New Zealand Festival
Producer Chris Thomas
Procol Harum chronology
Broken Barricades
(1971)
Live In Concert with the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra
(1972)
Grand Hotel
(1973)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]

Procol Harum Live In Concert with the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra, by the UK band Procol Harum, was released in 1972; it was recorded at the Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium, in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada on 18 November 1971. The album was very successful on the Billboard Top 200, peaking at #5. It is the band's best selling album, certified Gold by the RIAA.[2]

Track listing[edit]

Lyrics for all songs by Keith Reid; music composed by Gary Brooker, except "In Held 'Twas in I" co-authored by Matthew Fisher.

  1. "Conquistador" - 5:02
  2. "Whaling Stories" - 7:41
  3. "A Salty Dog" - 5:34
  4. "All This and More" - 4:22
  5. "In Held 'Twas In I":[3] - 19:00
a) "Glimpses of Nirvana"
b) "'Twas Teatime at the Circus"
c) "In the Autumn of My Madness"
d) "Look to Your Soul"
e) "Grand Finale"
  • A live version of Luskus Delph (Brooker/Reid) from the album Broken Barricades is also included on recent CD reissues.
  • Some LP copies of the album also have "Look to Your Soul" credited as "I Know If I'd Been Wiser".

Credits[edit]

Also featured are:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ RIAA Gold and Platinum database
  3. ^ The title derived from the first words of its vocal segments

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