JEAN-LUC PONTY
JAZZ ROCK / VIOLIN 1969
JEAN-LUC PONTY: KING KONG
PLAYS THE MUSIC OF FRANK ZAPPA
WORLD PACIFIC JAZZ RECORDS, ST-20172(LP)
(C)1969 LIBERTY/UA, INC., USA
RELEASED: 1969, USA
RE-ISSUED: BLUE NOTE, CDP 0777 7 89539 2 0(CD)
(P)(C)1993 CAPITOL RECORDS, INC., USA
RELEASED: 1993, USA
CREDITS (productions) :
Composed and arranged by Frank Zappa, except
"How Would You Like To Have A Head Like That" composed by Jean-Luc Ponty
Producer: Richard Bock
CREDITS (musicians) :
Jean-Luc Ponty: electric violin, baritone violectra
Frank Zappa: guitar
George Duke: piano, electric piano
Gene Estes: vibes, percussion
Buell Neidlinger: bass
Wilton Felder: fender bass
Arthur D.Tripp,III: drums
John Guerin: drums
Ian Underwood: alto saxophone, tenor saxophone
Ernie Watts: alto saxophone, tenor saxophone
Gene Cipriano: oboe, english horn
Vincent DeRosa: french horn, descant
Arthur Maebe: french horn, tuben
Jonathan Meyer: flute
Milton Thomas: viola
Harold Bemko: cello
TRACKS (total time 43:59) :
1. King Kong (4:54)
2. Idiot Bastard Son (4:00)
3. Twenty Small Cigars (5:35)
4. How Would You Like To Have A Head Like That (7:14)
5. Music For Electric Violin And Low Budget Orchestra (19:20)
6. America Drinks And Goes Home (2:39)
TRACK CREDITS :
King Kong
Jean-Luc Ponty: electric violin, baritone violectra
George Duke: electric piano
Gene Estes: vibes, percussion
Buell Neidlinger: bass
Arthur D.Tripp,III: drums
Ian Underwood: tenor saxophone
Idiot Bastard Son
Jean-Luc Ponty: electric violin, baritone violectra
George Duke: electric piano
Wilton Felder: fender bass
John Guerin: drums
Ernie Watts: alto saxophone, tenor saxophone
Twenty Small Cigars
Jean-Luc Ponty: electric violin, baritone violectra
George Duke: electric piano
Wilton Felder: fender bass
John Guerin: drums
Ernie Watts: alto saxophone, tenor saxophone
How Would You Like To Have A Head Like That
Jean-Luc Ponty: electric violin
Frank Zappa: guitar
George Duke: electric piano
Wilton Felder: fender bass
John Guerin: drums
Ernie Watts: tenor saxophone
Music For Electric Violin And Low Budget Orchestra
Ian Underwood: conductor
Jean-Luc Ponty: electric violin
George Duke: piano, electric piano
Donald Christlieb: bassoon
Gene Cipriano: oboe, english horn
Vincent DeRosa: french horn, descant
Arthur Maebe: french horn, tuben
Jonathan Meyer: flute
Harold Bemko: cello
Buell Neidlinger: bass
Milton Thomas: viola
Arthur D.Tripp,III: drums
America Drinks And Goes Home
Jean-Luc Ponty: electric violin, baritone violectra
George Duke: electric piano
Gene Estes: vibes, percussion
Buell Neidlinger: bass
Arthur D.Tripp,III: drums
Ian Underwood: alto saxophone, tenor saxophone