Dear All About Jazz Readers,

If you're familiar with All About Jazz, you know that we've dedicated over two decades to supporting jazz as an art form, and more importantly, the creative musicians who make it. Our enduring commitment has made All About Jazz one of the most culturally important websites of its kind in the world reaching hundreds of thousands of readers every month. However, to expand our offerings and develop new means to foster jazz discovery we need your help.

You can become a sustaining member for a modest $20 and in return, we'll immediately hide those pesky Google ads PLUS deliver exclusive content and provide access to future articles for a full year! This combination will not only improve your AAJ experience, it will allow us to continue to rigorously build on the great work we first started in 1995. Read on to view our project ideas...

1

Anais Drago Interprets Zappa

Bob Osborne By

Sign in to view read count

Click the play button within the image below to listen to this radio program.

This episode features the debut album from Italian Violinist Anais Drago who interprets and builds on the music of Frank Zappa. In addition there is music from Frank himself and also jazz and other interpretations of his music from a variety of different ensembles.

Playlist

  • Anais Drago "Phialella Zappa 1" from Anais Drago & The Jellyfish (Another Music) 00:00
  • LeBocal "Oh No!" from Oh No!...Just Another Frank Zappa Memorial Barbecue! (Le Chant Du Monde) 08:20
  • Frank Zappa "The Dog Breath Variations / Uncle Meat" from A Token of His Extreme (Zappa Records) 16:36
  • The Ed Palermo Big Band "The Uncle Meat Variations" from Oh No! Not Jazz!! (Cuneiform Jazz) 21:10
  • Ensemble Moderne "Peaches en Regalia" from Greggery Peccary and Other Persuasions: The Ensemble Modern Plays Frank Zappa (RCA) 27:17
  • Harmonia Ensemble "Son of Mister Green Genes" from Harmonia Meets Zappa (Materiali Sonori) 30:46
  • Anais Drago "Provence's Bar" from Anais Drago & The Jellyfish (Another Music) 39:39
  • Frank Zappa "The Subcutaneous Peril" from Finer Moments (Zappa) 45:03
  • The Ed Palermo Big Band "What's New in Baltimore" from Eddy Loves Frank (Cuneiform Jazz) 1:04:13
  • Ensemble Ambrosius "Zoot Allures" from Ambrosius: The Zappa Album (Musical Heritage (Society) 1:10:36
  • The Ed Palermo Big Band "Dwarf Nebula Processional March & Dwarf Nebula" from Take Your Clothes Off When You Dance (Cuneiform Jazz) 1:14:48
  • Zappatistas "The Grand Wazoo" from The Music of Frank Zappa: Absolutely Live (Jazzprint) 1:21:10
  • Anais Drago "Zappa Changes" from Anais Drago & The Jellyfish (Another Music) 1:44:41
  • Frank Zappa "Black Napkins" from Joe's Camouflage (Zappa) 1:51:24

Tags

comments powered by Disqus

Shop Music & Tickets

Click any of the store links below and you'll support All About Jazz in the process. Learn how.

Related Articles

Read That Special Time of Year Radio
That Special Time of Year
by Mary Foster Conklin
Published: December 15, 2018
Read Aruán Ortiz live at BIMHUIS Amsterdam Radio
Aruán Ortiz live at BIMHUIS Amsterdam
by BIMHUIS
Published: December 14, 2018
Read Chick & Steve, Two Pairs of Covers, Wordplay & More Radio
Chick & Steve, Two Pairs of Covers, Wordplay & More
by Marc Cohn
Published: December 14, 2018
Read Rudy Royston, Wojciech Jachna and More Radio
Rudy Royston, Wojciech Jachna and More
by Bob Osborne
Published: December 13, 2018
Read Frank Zappa's Jazz Legacy Refuses to Die Radio
Frank Zappa's Jazz Legacy Refuses to Die
by Ludovico Granvassu
Published: December 13, 2018
Read Quinsin Nachoff’s Flux & Hot Heros Radio
Quinsin Nachoff’s Flux & Hot Heros
by Maurice Hogue
Published: December 12, 2018
Read "That Special Time of Year" Radio That Special Time of Year
by Mary Foster Conklin
Published: December 15, 2018
Read "Bob Reynolds Group Live at BIMHUIS Amsterdam" Radio Bob Reynolds Group Live at BIMHUIS Amsterdam
by BIMHUIS
Published: June 14, 2018
Read "Pedro Melo Alves, Rich Halley and more" Radio Pedro Melo Alves, Rich Halley and more
by Maurice Hogue
Published: September 26, 2018
Read "Rogier Telderman Trio Live at BIMHUIS Amsterdam" Radio Rogier Telderman Trio Live at BIMHUIS Amsterdam
by BIMHUIS
Published: August 6, 2018
Read "Playing Changes by Nate Chinen" Radio Playing Changes by Nate Chinen
by Joe Dimino
Published: October 29, 2018
Read "November Birthday Salutes" Radio November Birthday Salutes
by Marc Cohn
Published: November 23, 2018