Annotation

Sub-Optimal Credits
Recorded in Albuquerque: Zach Condon and Griffin Rodriguez
and Quebec: Mark Lawson

Annotation last modified on 2014-06-21 19:00 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 A Call to Arms
1 0:18
2 Nantes
5 3:50
3 A Sunday Smile
3.35 3:36
4 Guyamas Sonora
3 3:31
5 La banlieue
3 1:58
6 Cliquot
3 3:52
7 The Penalty
3 2:22
8 Forks and Knives (La Fête)
4 3:34
9 In the Mausoleum
3 3:11
10 Un dernier verre (pour la route)
3 2:51
11 Cherbourg
3 3:33
12 St. Apollonia
3 2:59
13 The Flying Club Cup
3 3:05

Credits

CD 1

clarinet:
Jon Natchez (track 8)
violin:
Owen Pallett (tracks 2–4, 8–9, 11)
Heather Trost (track 6)
Kristin Ferebee (tracks 2–3, 8–9, 11)
other instruments [broken glass]:
Luba B. Glade (track 2)
cello:
Perrin Cloutier (tracks 3–4, 8–9, 12)
trumpet:
Zach Condon (tracks 2–3, 11, 13)
bouzouki:
Paul Collins (band member of Beirut) (tracks 4, 12)
steelpan:
Owen Pallett (track 12)
strings arranger:
Owen Pallett (tracks 3, 8–9)
glockenspiel:
Zach Condon (tracks 4, 11)
viola:
Perrin Cloutier (track 8)
Heather Trost (tracks 3, 6)
mandolin:
Jon Natchez (track 12)
Zach Condon (track 3)
Jason Poranski (tracks 4, 12)
mandolin arranger:
Jason Poranski (track 12)
farfisa:
Zach Condon (track 3)
flute:
Jon Natchez (track 8)
organ:
Zach Condon (track 2)
guitar:
Nick Petree (track 6)
Jason Poranski (tracks 10, 12)
electronic organ [Lowrey organ]:
Owen Pallett (track 13)
euphonium:
Kelly Pratt (track 10)
Tracy Pratt (track 10)
Zach Condon (tracks 2–3, 10)
double bass:
Perrin Cloutier (tracks 2, 4, 8–10, 13)
percussion:
Zach Condon (tracks 2, 4, 7–9, 11)
Nick Petree (tracks 4, 6, 9, 12–13)
conch:
Zach Condon (track 1)
celesta:
Owen Pallett (track 8)
ukulele:
Zach Condon (tracks 7, 12)
piano:
Owen Pallett (track 2)
Kendrick Strauch (tracks 4–5, 9–10, 13)
Zach Condon (tracks 2–3, 11)
bass clarinet:
Jon Natchez (track 8)
accordion:
Perrin Cloutier (tracks 4, 8, 13)
Zach Condon (tracks 5–7, 11)
accordion [petromilli]:
Zach Condon (track 2)
harpsichord:
Owen Pallett (tracks 2–3, 10)
baritone saxophone:
Jon Natchez (track 10)
French horn:
Zach Condon (tracks 5–6, 10–11, 13)
Wurlitzer electric piano:
Zach Condon (track 4)
flugelhorn:
Zach Condon (tracks 4–6, 8–9, 12)
background vocals:
Perrin Cloutier (tracks 8, 13)
Owen Pallett (track 13)
Zach Condon (tracks 6, 13)
Kristin Ferebee (track 13)
Nick Petree (tracks 8, 13)
Jason Poranski (track 8)
Griffin Rodriguez (track 8)
composer:
Zach Condon (tracks 1–5, 7–9, 11–13)
guest lead vocals:
Owen Pallett (track 6)
lead vocals:
Zach Condon (tracks 2–4, 7–13)
lyricist:
Ryan Condon (track 13)
Zach Condon (tracks 2–4, 7–9, 11–13)
mixer:
Zach Condon (tracks 1–13)
Griffin Rodriguez (tracks 1–13)
writer:
Owen Pallett (track 6)
Kendrick Strauch (track 10)
Zach Condon (tracks 6, 10)
mixed at:
remixes:
recording of:
A Call to Arms (track 1)
A Sunday Smile (track 3)
Cherbourg (track 11)
Cliquot (track 6)
Guyamas Sonora (track 4)
In the Mausoleum (track 9)
La banlieue (track 5)
Nantes (track 2)
St. Apollonia (track 12)
The Flying Club Cup (track 13)
The Penalty (track 7)