Gemini Suite Live

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Gemini Suite Live
Deep Purple - Gemini Suite Live.jpg
Live album by Deep Purple and the Orchestra of the Light Music Society
Released 1993
Recorded at the Royal Festival Hall, London 17 September 1970.[1]
Genre Hard rock, classical
Length 44:34
Label RPM, Purple Records (reissue)
Deep Purple live albums chronology
In the Absence of Pink
(1991)In the Absence of Pink1991
Gemini Suite Live
Come Hell or High Water
(1994)Come Hell or High Water1994

Gemini Suite Live is a recording of Jon Lord's classical/rock piece Gemini Suite featuring the original Mark II band lineup of Deep Purple, recorded live during this one and only live performance in 1970. A follow up to their "Concerto" Project, it featured five movements for the individual members of the band, including a guitar piece from Blackmore.

Track listing[edit]

All movements composed by Jon Lord.

No. Title Length
1. "First Movement: Guitar, Organ" (Some editions misprint the first movement as guitar/voice) 17:23+
2. "Second Movement: Voice, Bass" (Some editions misprint the second movement as organ/bass.) 10:19+
3. "Third Movement: Drums, Finale" 16:52