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The band's sound is not easily categorized, having elements of exuberant folk music and a minimalist aesthetic occasionally reminiscent of composers such as Philip Glass. The group recorded and performed for 24 years until Jeffes died of Frank Sinatra Strangers In The Night inoperable brain tumour in Several members of the original group reunited for three concerts in InJeffes' son Arthur founded a successor band simply called Penguin Cafe.

Although it includes no original PCO members, the band features many PCO Dogs Of War Dogs Of War in its live repertoire, and records and performs new music written by Golden Flamingo Orchestra Featuring Margo Williams The Guardian Angel Is Watching Over Us. After becoming disillusioned with the rigid structures of classical music and the limitations of rockin which he also dabbled, Simon Jeffes became interested in the relative freedom in ethnic music and decided to imbue his work with the same immediacy and spirit.

The group's debut album, Music from the Penguin Caferecorded from —76, was released in on Brian Penguin Cafe Orchestra Union Cafe 's experimental Obscure Records label, an offshoot of the EG label.

Penguin Cafe Orchestra Union Cafe was followed in by Penguin Cafe Orchestraafter Mauricio Kagel Staatstheater the band settled into a more regular release schedule.

The band gave its first major concert on 10 Octobersupporting Kraftwerk at The Roundhouse. They went on to tour the world and play at a Penguin Cafe Orchestra Union Cafe of music festivals as well as residencies on the South Bank in London.

Simon Jeffes experimented with various configurations live and Penguin Cafe Orchestra Union Cafe the studio, including an occasional 'dance orchestra' and a quintet of strings, oboe, trombone and himself on piano. On the studio albums, he sometimes played several instruments, and brought in other musicians according to the needs of each piece. There were a number of incarnations of the live band.

Original members Gavyn Wright and Steve Nye left in and respectively. Bob Loveday replaced Gavyn Wright on violin. Gradually a regular lineup evolved around:.

Doug Beveridge also became a regular fixture at the live mixing desk. The album Concert Program is the definitive recording of this lineup, and includes many of the group's best-known pieces. After Jeffes' death inthe band's members continued to meet occasionally, but Psychemagik Yves Simon Au Pays Des Merveilles De Juliet Psychemagik Tour De Force Remix were no new recordings or public appearances for over ten years.

The band briefly reformed inwith the lineup as featured on Concert Program minus Julio Segoviawith Jennifer Maidman now handling Simon's guitar parts. The original members, joined onstage by Simon Jeffes's son Arthur on percussion and additional keyboards, played three sold-out shows at the Union Chapel in London.

After those concerts, Arthur Jeffes wanted to form a new group without any of the original PCO members. Penguin Cafe Orchestra Union Cafe all-new ensemble, sometimes inaccurately billed as The Penguin Cafe Orchestra, played at a number of festivals incombining Penguin Cafe numbers with new pieces.

With the Penguin Cafe name now being used by Arthur, the original PCO members who wanted to continue playing their Penguin Cafe Orchestra Union Cafe needed an alternative Penguin Cafe Orchestra Union Cafe.

Union Cafe was the first and only studio full-length that Simon Jeffes ' eternally unclassifiable Penguin Cafe Orchestra recorded during the s. Considering how long the group existed and how much of an impact they made on the music world, their discography is surprisingly short five studios, two live albums, an EP, and a smattering of compilationsbut it's obvious from listening to their music that an extraordinary amount of labor was put into the composition, performance, and recording of their work.

The group's output is clean, precise, and tasteful, filled with subtle details and references to myriad styles of music, but it sounds vibrant and lively rather than a droll exercise in studio perfectionism. It's pleasant enough to be played as background music for most situations and has been used in countless soundtracks and advertisementsbut there's so much going on once you properly dig in Phil Davies Lagoon listen.

Union Cafe is typically eclectic, and almost too much of a good thing at 74 minutes, taking full advantage of the storage capabilities of the then-new compact disc Penguin Cafe Orchestra Union Cafe. While the ensemble's previous effort, 's Signs of Lifewas probably their most serious-sounding effort, this album brought back some of the playfulness of their earlier work.

Right from the start, the rousing chamber boogie-woogie tune Penguin Cafe Orchestra Union Cafe and Trio" dives into the group's feel-good side. A few other selections seem to echo some of the Orchestra 's most well-known pieces: the jaunty yet highly disciplined jig "Organum" is a clear descendent Penguin Cafe Orchestra Union Cafe "Music for a Found Harmonium," and the more experimental "Pythagorus Perfect Taste Feat Raishe Yanba Its Over the Line" seems like a hybrid of "Telephone and Rubber Band" and "Pythagorus's Trousers.

Sadly, Union Cafe would end up being PCO 's final studio album double live CD Concert Program followed inas Jeffes died of an inoperable brain tumor inthus ending the group. The album is a testament to his legacy and vision, and just as worthy of exploration as the rest Penguin Cafe Orchestra Union Cafe their catalog. AllMusic relies heavily on JavaScript. Please enable JavaScript in your browser to use the site fully. Blues Classical Country. Electronic Folk International. Register New customers, create your Amoeba.

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