Trilogy

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All Music Guide - Fran├žois Couture
After the heavily distorted bass and doomsday church organ of Emerson, Lake & Palmer's debut album, the exhilarating prog rock of epic proportions on Tarkus, and the violent removal of the sacred aura of classical tunes on Pictures at an Exhibition, Trilogy, ELP's fourth album, features the trio settling down in more crowd-pleasing pastures. Actually, the group was gaining in maturity what they lost in raw energy. Every track on this album has been carefully thought, arranged, and performed to perfection, a process that also included some form of sterilization. Greg Lake's acoustic ballad "From the Beginning" put the group on the charts for a second time. The ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Fran├žois Couture
After the heavily distorted bass and doomsday church organ of Emerson, Lake & Palmer's debut album, the exhilarating prog rock of epic proportions on Tarkus, and the violent removal of the sacred aura of classical tunes on Pictures at an Exhibition, Trilogy, ELP's fourth album, features the trio settling down in more crowd-pleasing pastures. Actually, the group was gaining in maturity what they lost in raw energy. Every track on this album has been carefully thought, arranged, and performed to perfection, a process that also included some form of sterilization. Greg Lake's acoustic ballad "From the Beginning" put the group on the charts for a second time. The adaptation of Aaron Copland's "Hoedown" also yielded a crowd-pleaser. Prog rock fans had to satisfy themselves with the three-part "The Endless Enigma" and "Trilogy," both very strong but paced compositions. By 1972, Eddie Offord's recording and producing techniques had reached a peak. He provided a lush, comfy finish to the album that made it particularly suited for living-room listening and the FM airwaves. Yet the material lacks a bit of excitement. Trilogy still belongs to ELP's classic period and should not be overlooked. For newcomers to prog rock it can even make a less-menacing point of entry.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 6/26/2007
  • Label: Shout Factory
  • UPC: 826663104912
  • Catalog Number: 631049

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 The Endless Enigma, Pt. 1 (6:41)
  2. 2 Fugue (1:57)
  3. 3 The Endless Enigma, Pt. 2 (2:03)
  4. 4 From the Beginning (4:16)
  5. 5 The Sheriff (3:22)
  6. 6 Hoedown (3:47)
  7. 7 Trilogy (8:54)
  8. 8 Living Sin (3:13)
  9. 9 Abaddon's Bolero (8:07)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Emerson, Lake & Palmer Primary Artist
Keith Emerson Organ, Synthesizer, Piano, Keyboards, Hammond Organ, Moog Synthesizer, Multi Instruments, Zourka, Mini Moog
Greg Lake Acoustic Guitar, Bass, Guitar, Electric Guitar, Vocals
Carl Palmer Percussion, Drums
Technical Credits
Emerson, Lake & Palmer Arranger
Keith Emerson Composer
Greg Lake Composer, Lyricist, Producer
Barry Diament Mastering
Eddy Offord Engineer
Carl Palmer Composer
Hipgnosis Cover Design
Phil Crennell Photo Tinting
Emily Johnson Artwork
Steve Hochman Liner Notes
Derek Dressler Reissue Producer
Jeff Palo Producer
Andy Pearce Remastering
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