Song Samples:
Tales From the Far Side
Convict 13
Coffaro's Theme
All compositions by Bill Frisell


Quartet may be his masterpiece."
-The New York Times

"Quartet makes the most out of a variety of feelings. The composer has equal acumen in waxing forlorn and waxing frivolous...Frisell's instrument is one of contemporary jazz's utterly singular voices."-Billboard

Bill Frisell

Eyving Kang - violin, tuba
Ron Miles - trumpet, piccolo trumpet
Curtis Fowlkes - trombone
Bill Frisell - electric and acoustic guitars

Produced by Lee Townsend

recording engineer: Oliver DiCicco
mixing engineer: Judy Clapp
mastering engineer: Greg Calbi

Nonesuch Records

Song List:

  1. Tales From the Far Side
  2. Twenty Years
  3. Stand Up, Sit Down
  4. Convict 13
  5. In Deep
  6. Egg Radio
  7. The Bacon Bunch
  8. Prelude
  9. Bob's Monsters
  10. The Gallows
  11. What?
  12. Dead Ranch
  13. Coffaro's Theme