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Z is for Zappa

Frank Zappa

by Ariana

Frank Zappa was born in Baltimore on December 21, 1940 was famous for his many different kinds of music. He loved and preformed modern/alternative rock, pop, jazz, jazz vocal, and pop rock. He was one of the most accomplished composers of the rock era. His music combined contemporary classical with a love for the doo wop rock of the late 50's. Zappa became interested in music as a child.

He attended Chaffy College in Alta Loma, California. During on of his performances at the Rainbow Theatre in London, Zappa was pushed from the stage by a demented fan and was seriously injured. Frank died of Cancer on December 4, 1993.

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