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Penguin Cafe Orchestra

Penguin Cafe Orchestra

Penguin Cafe Orchestra

Penguin Cafe Orchestra has been played on NTS over 40 times, featured on 39 episodes and was first played on 25 November 2012.

The Penguin Cafe Orchestra was the creation of classically-trained guitarist, composer, and arranger Simon Jeffes (Crawley, Sussex, England, 1949–1997). Jeffes and cellist co-founder Helen Liebmann were members throughout its life; a number of other musicians became part of the ensemble playing live and also appearing on studio albums according to the instrumentation of particular pieces. Several members of the original PCO, Geoffrey Richardson, Jennifer Maidman, Steve Fletcher, and Annie Whitehead have continued to play the music initially under the name “The...

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The Sound Of Someone You Love Who's Going Away And It Doesn't Matter
Simon Jeffes, Penguin Cafe Orchestra
Obscure, Island Records1976
The Sound Of Someone You Love Who's Going Away And It Doesn't Matter
Simon Jeffes, Penguin Cafe OrchestraObscure, Island Records1976
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Flux
Penguin Cafe Orchestra
Editions EG1981
Flux
Penguin Cafe OrchestraEditions EG1981
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Thorn Tree Wind
Penguin Cafe Orchestra
Zopf1993
Thorn Tree Wind
Penguin Cafe OrchestraZopf1993
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Yodel 3
Penguin Cafe Orchestra
Penguin Cafe2011
Yodel 3
Penguin Cafe OrchestraPenguin Cafe2011
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Sketch For Two Cuatros, Ukelele, Bass And Drum
Penguin Cafe Orchestra
WOMAD Records1985
Sketch For Two Cuatros, Ukelele, Bass And Drum
Penguin Cafe OrchestraWOMAD Records1985
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Numbers 1-4
Penguin Cafe Orchestra
Editions EG1983
Numbers 1-4
Penguin Cafe OrchestraEditions EG1983
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Telephone And Rubber Band
Penguin Cafe Orchestra
Virgin1996
Telephone And Rubber Band
Penguin Cafe OrchestraVirgin1996
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Air A Danser
Penguin Cafe Orchestra
Virgin1996
Air A Danser
Penguin Cafe OrchestraVirgin1996
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Wildlife
Penguin Cafe Orchestra
Editions EG1987
Wildlife
Penguin Cafe OrchestraEditions EG1987
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Harmonic Necklace
Penguin Cafe Orchestra
Editions EG1981
Harmonic Necklace
Penguin Cafe OrchestraEditions EG1981
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