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Orchestral Favorites

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Orchestral Favorites is an album by Frank Zappa first released in May 1979 on his own DiscReet Records label. [1]

32 relations: Abnuceals Emuukha Electric Symphony Orchestra, Absolutely Free, AllMusic, Billboard (magazine), Billboard 200, Bruce Fowler, DiscReet Records, Emil Richards, Frank Zappa, Gail Zappa, Gary Panter, Herb Cohen, Joe's Garage, Läther, Lumpy Gravy, Malcolm McNab, Michael Zearott, Phonogram Inc., Progressive rock, Royce Hall, Rykodisc, Sheik Yerbouti, Sleep Dirt, Studio Tan, Terry Bozzio, Universal Music Group, University of California, Los Angeles, Warner Bros. Records, Zappa in New York, Zappa Records, Zoot Allures, 200 Motels.

Abnuceals Emuukha Electric Symphony Orchestra

The Abnuceals Emuukha Electric Symphony Orchestra was a group of Hollywood session musicians organized by Frank Zappa in 1967 to record music for his first solo album Lumpy Gravy.

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Absolutely Free

Absolutely Free is the second studio album by the American rock band the Mothers of Invention, led by Frank Zappa, released in 1967.

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AllMusic (previously known as All Music Guide or AMG) is an online music guide.

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Billboard (magazine)

Billboard (styled as billboard) is an American entertainment media brand owned by the Billboard-Hollywood Reporter Media Group, a division of Eldridge Industries.

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Billboard 200

The Billboard 200 is a record chart ranking the 200 most popular music albums and EPs in the United States.

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Bruce Fowler

Bruce Lambourne Fowler (born July 10, 1947) is an American trombonist and composer.

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DiscReet Records

DiscReet Records, self-identified simply as DiscReet, was a record label founded by Frank Zappa and his then business partner/manager Herb Cohen.

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Emil Richards

Emil Richards (born Emilio Joseph Radocchia; September 2, 1932) is an American vibraphonist and percussionist.

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Frank Zappa

Frank Vincent Zappa (December 21, 1940 – December 4, 1993) was an American musician, composer, activist and filmmaker.

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Gail Zappa

Adelaide Gail Zappa (Sloatman; January 1, 1945 – October 7, 2015) was the wife of musician and composer Frank Zappa and the trustee of the Zappa Family Trust.

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Gary Panter

Gary Panter (born December 1, 1950) is a cartoonist, illustrator, painter, designer and part-time musician.

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Herb Cohen

Herbert Cohen (December 30, 1932 – March 16, 2010) was an American personal manager, record company executive, and music publisher, best known as the manager of Linda Ronstadt, Frank Zappa, Tim Buckley, Odetta, Tom Waits, George Duke, and many other Los Angeles-based musicians in the 1960s and 1970s.

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Joe's Garage

Joe's Garage is a three-part rock opera recorded by American musician Frank Zappa in 1979.

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'Läther' (or "Leather") is the sixty-fifth official album by Frank Zappa, released posthumously as a triple album on Rykodisc in 1996.

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Lumpy Gravy

Lumpy Gravy is the debut solo album by Frank Zappa, written by Zappa and performed by a group of session players he dubbed the Abnuceals Emuukha Electric Symphony Orchestra.

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Malcolm McNab

Malcolm Boyd McNab is a trumpeter and player of other brass instruments, and a Los Angeles-based session musician who has performed on nearly 2000 film and television soundtracks.

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Michael Zearott

Michael Zearott (born August 22, 1937, in San Francisco, California) is an American conductor, composer, pianist and music educator.

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Phonogram Inc.

Phonogram Incorporated was started in 1970 as a successor to Philips Phonographic Industries, a unit of the Grammophon-Philips Group (GPG), a joint venture of Philips N.V. of the Netherlands and Siemens A.G. of Germany.

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Progressive rock

Progressive rock (shortened as prog; sometimes called art rock, classical rock or symphonic rock) is a broad genre of rock music that developed in the United Kingdom and United States throughout the mid to late 1960s.

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Royce Hall

Royce Hall is a building on the campus of the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA).

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Rykodisc was an American record label.

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Sheik Yerbouti

Sheik Yerbouti is a double album by Frank Zappa made up of material recorded in 1977 and 1978.

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Sleep Dirt

Sleep Dirt is an album by Frank Zappa released on January 19, 1979, on his own DiscReet Records label.

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Studio Tan

Studio Tan is an album by Frank Zappa, first released in September 1978 on his own DiscReet Records label.

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Terry Bozzio

Terry John Bozzio (born December 27, 1950) is an American drummer best known for his work with Missing Persons and Frank Zappa.

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Universal Music Group

Universal Music Group (also known in the United States as UMG Recordings, Inc. and abbreviated as UMG) is an American global music corporation that is a subsidiary of the French media conglomerate Vivendi.

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University of California, Los Angeles

The University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) is a public research university in the Westwood district of Los Angeles, United States.

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Warner Bros. Records

Warner Bros.

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Zappa in New York

Zappa in New York is a live double album by Frank Zappa and his 23rd album overall.

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Zappa Records

Zappa Records is an American record label based in Los Angeles that was founded by Frank Zappa in 1977.

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Zoot Allures

Zoot Allures is a 1976 rock album by Frank Zappa.

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200 Motels

200 Motels is a 1971 American-British musical surrealist film cowritten and directed by Frank Zappa and Tony Palmer and starring The Mothers of Invention, Theodore Bikel and Ringo Starr.

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