Carnegie Hall (Frank Zappa album)

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Carnegie Hall
Carnegia Hall CD Cover.jpg
Live album by Frank Zappa and The Mothers of Invention
Released October 31, 2011 (2011-10-31)
Recorded October 11, 1971 (1971-10-11)
Genre Rock
Length 215:42
Label Vaulternative Records
Catalog Number: VR 2011-1[1]
Frank Zappa and The Mothers of Invention chronology
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Carnegie Hall is a quadruple live album by Frank Zappa and The Mothers of Invention, released posthumously on October 31, 2011, by the Zappa Family Trust on Vaulternative Records. It is a mono recording.

History[edit]

This is the official release of the live recording of Frank Zappa & the Mothers of Invention's debut (and only two) performances at the titular New York City's Carnegie Hall on October 11, 1971.

Track listing[edit]

All songs written and composed by Frank Zappa except where noted.

Disc one[edit]

The Persuasions (support act) Show 1
No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "I Just Can't Work No Longer" Curtis Mayfield, Jerry Butler 2:32
2. "Working All the Live Long Day/Chain Gang" Trad./Sam Cooke 2:20
3. "Medley #1" (*) 7:28
4. "Pieces of a Man" Jerry Galen Foster, Wilburn Rice 2:53
5. "Buffalo Soldier" David Barnes, Margaret Ann Lewis, Mira Ann Smith 4:33
6. "Medley #2" (*) 2:36
7. "Medley #3" (*) 3:14
Total length: 25:36
FZ Show 1
No. Title Writer(s) Length
8. "Hello (To FOH)/Ready?! (To the Band)"   1:03
9. "Call Any Vegetable"   10:36
10. "Any Way the Wind Blows"   4:00
11. "Magdalena" Frank Zappa/Howard Kaylan 6:08
12. "Dog Breath"   5:41
Total length: 27:28

Disc two[edit]

FZ Show 1 (continued)
No. Title Length
1. "Peaches en Regalia" 4:24
2. "Tears Began to Fall" 2:32
3. "She Painted Up Her Face/Half a Dozen Provocative Squats/Shove It Right In" 6:32
4. "King Kong" 30:25
5. "200 Motels Finale" 3:41
6. "Who Are the Brain Police?" 7:08
Total length: 54:41

Disc three[edit]

FZ Show 2
No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Auspicious Occasion"   2:45
2. "Divan: Once Upon a Time"   5:40
3. "Divan: Sofa #1"   3:11
4. "Divan: Magic Pig"   1:43
5. "Divan: Stick It Out"   4:54
6. "Divan: Divan Ends Here"   4:17
7. "Pound for a Brown"   6:03
8. "Sleeping in a Jar"   2:46
9. "Wonderful Wino" Frank Zappa/Jeff Simmons 5:46
10. "Sharleena"   4:52
11. "Cruising for Burgers"   3:17
Total length: 45:13

Disc four[edit]

FZ Show 2 (continued)
No. Title Length
1. "Billy the Mountain - Part 1" 28:33
2. "Billy the Mountain - The Carnegie Solos" 13:31
3. "Billy the Mountain - Part 2" 5:37
4. "The $600 Mud Shark Prelude" 1:27
5. "The Mud Shark" 13:35
Total length: 62:42

Credits[edit]

Produced/Performed/Conducted by Frank Zappa

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Personnel[edit]

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