On November 20, 1970.


On November 20, 1970, “Island” label released the debut, self-titled Emerson, Lake & Palmer studio album. It was recorded July – September 1970, at “Advision Studios” in London, and was produced by Greg Lake. The cover art painting was by British artist Nic Dartnell.


  • Keith Emerson– Hammond organ, piano, clavinet, pipe organ, Moog modular synthesizer
  • Greg Lake– vocals, bass, acoustic and electric guitar
  • Carl Palmer– drums, percussion
  • Eddy Offord– engineer
  • Emerson, Lake & Palmer – arrangement, direction
  • Barry Diament – mastering

Track listing:

  1. The Barbarian – Béla Bartók-  Keith Emerson, Greg Lake, Carl Palmer
  2. Take a Pebble – Greg Lake
  3. Knife-Edge – Greg Lake, Richard Fraser, Leoš Janáček,  S. Bach- arr. Emerson
  4. The Three Fates – Keith Emerson
  • Clotho
  • Lachesis
  • Atropos
  1. Tank – Keith Emerson, Carl Palmer
  2. Lucky Man – Greg Lake



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