Frank Zappa (1940-1993)

The Adventures of Greggery Peccary (1974)

transcription by Ali N. Askin for male voice, two actors, narrator and orchestra

  • General information
    • Composition date: 1974
    • Duration: 25 mn
    • Publisher: Munchkin Music
    • Libretto (details, author):

      Frank Zappa

Detailed formation
  • soloists: unspecified solo male voice, 2 actors, narrator
  • flute (also alto flute, piccolo), oboe (also English horn), clarinet (also Eb clarinet, bass clarinet, tenor saxophone), bassoon, horn, trumpet (also piccolo trumpet, flugerlhorn), trombone, tuba, 3 percussionists, mandolin, 2 guitars, electric bass guitar, harp, 2 electronic/MIDI keyboards/synthesizers, strings

Premiere information

  • Performers:

    Kent Nagano : direction.


transcription d'Ali N. Askin en 2000