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4.37 | 25 ratings | 2 reviews | 32% 5 stars

Essential: a masterpiece of
progressive rock music

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Studio Album, released in 1997

Songs / Tracks Listing

1. Floating Opera (7:59)
2. Highway As A SAMURAI PLAY (8:20)
3. '95.09.23 Fine (1:46)
4. School Bus (8:26)
5. Chrome Attack (4:33)
6. '95.12.01 Cloudy (2:13)
7. Tipographica's THE KING (11:14)
8. '95.12.30 Rain (3:01)
9. Rainbow Of The Gravity (7:46)
10. '94.04.11 Snow (2:34)
11. Highway As A SAMURAI PLAY Vers. 2 (6:36)
12. Religion Of Children (7:42)

Total time 72:10

Line-up / Musicians

- Tsuneo Imahori / guitars, sampling, composer & producer
- Akira Minakami / keyboards
- Naruyoshi Kikuchi / saxophone
- Osamu Matsumoto / trombone
- Hiroaki Mizutani / bass, computer assist
- Akira Sotoyama / drums

- Gen Ogini / percussion

Releases information

Artwork: Tatsuya Horikawa

CD Sistema Records ‎- SICD-1 (1997, Japan)

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TIPOGRAPHICA Floating Opera ratings distribution

(25 ratings)
Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music(32%)
Excellent addition to any prog rock music collection(36%)
Good, but non-essential (24%)
Collectors/fans only (8%)
Poor. Only for completionists (0%)

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5 stars If you like Zappa's (jazz-rock-) instrumentals like "RDNZL", "Moggio" , "Envelopes" or "G-Spot-Tornado" and tunes like "Inca Roads" or "Florentine Pogen" (even if the latter had no vocals), then you MUST go for Tipographica CDs - same level of musicianship. "Floating Opera" could be Tipogr ... (read more)

Report this review (#107705) | Posted by Cometa Rossa | Wednesday, January 17, 2007 | Review Permanlink

5 stars This brilliant bunch of creative music is really true masterpiece!!! Extra class musicianship, top-notch studio work, very adventurous and intelligent compositions plus perfect and juicy spectrum of sounds! I got this CD two weeks ago and cannot stop wondering about all those highest qualities ... (read more)

Report this review (#60383) | Posted by Rainer Rein | Thursday, December 15, 2005 | Review Permanlink

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