Tracklist

12" Vinyl 1
# Title Rating Length
A1 Mrs. Robinson
4.35 3:53
A2 For Emily, Whenever I May Find Her
3.8 2:25
A3 The Boxer
4 5:09
A4 The 59th Street Bridge Song (Feelin’ Groovy)
4 1:50
A5 The Sound of Silence
4.9 3:05
A6 I Am a Rock
4.15 2:50
A7 Scarborough Fair / Canticle
4.3 3:08
B1 Homeward Bound
4 2:42
B2 Bridge Over Troubled Water
3.65 4:50
B3 America
3.85 3:33
B4 Kathy’s Song
3.35 3:21
B5 El Cóndor Pasa (If I Could)
4.15 3:06
B6 Bookends Theme
3 1:20
B7 Cecilia
4.35 2:49

Credits

12" Vinyl 1

drums (drum set):
Hal Blaine (1969-11-02) (tracks B5, B7)
Hal Blaine (1969-11-08) (track A3)
Hal Blaine (1969-11-09) (track B2)
strings:
Ernie Freeman (1969-11-02) (tracks B5, B7)
Jimmie Haskell (1969-11-02) (tracks B5, B7)
Ernie Freeman (1969-11-08) (track A3)
Jimmie Haskell (1969-11-08) (track A3)
Ernie Freeman (1969-11-09) (track B2)
Jimmie Haskell (1969-11-09) (track B2)
membranophone:
Hal Blaine (1968-02-02) (track A1)
guitar:
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (1968-02-02) (track A1)
Fred Carter, Jr. (1969-11-02) (tracks B5, B7)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (1969-11-02) (tracks B5, B7)
Fred Carter, Jr. (1969-11-08) (track A3)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (1969-11-08) (track A3)
Fred Carter, Jr. (1969-11-09) (track B2)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (1969-11-09) (track B2)
bass:
Joe Osborn (1969-11-02) (tracks B5, B7)
Joe Osborn (1969-11-08) (track A3)
Joe Osborn (1969-11-09) (track B2)
keyboard:
Larry Knechtel (1969-11-02) (tracks B5, B7)
Larry Knechtel (1969-11-08) (track A3)
Larry Knechtel (1969-11-09) (track B2)
arranger:
Arthur Garfunkel (track A7)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (tracks A7, B5)
assistant producer:
Bob Johnston (American record producer) (tracks A1, B3, B6)
composer:
Jorge Milchberg (track B5)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (tracks A1–A6, B1, B3–B7)
Daniel Alomía Robles (1913) (track B5)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (1969) (track B2)
engineer:
Roy Halee (tracks A3, B2, B5, B7)
lyricist:
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (tracks A1–A6, B1–B7)
performer:
Arthur Garfunkel (tracks A2, A5–A7, B3)
Simon & Garfunkel (tracks A1–A2, A5–A7, B3)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (tracks A2, A5–A7, B3)
Los Incas (1969-11-02) (track B5)
phonographic copyright by:
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (1969) (tracks A3, B2, B7)
producer:
Arthur Garfunkel (tracks A1, A3, B2–B3, B5–B7)
Bob Johnston (American record producer) (tracks A6–A7)
Simon & Garfunkel (track A2)
Tom Wilson (Producer, worked with Dylan, Simon & Garfunkel, Zappa, VU, etc.) (track A5)
Roy Halee (tracks A1–A3, B2–B3, B5–B7)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (tracks A1, A3, B2–B3, B5–B7)
recording engineer:
Roy Halee (tracks A1, B3, B6)
Ted Brosnan (1969-11-02) (tracks B5, B7)
Ted Brosnan (1969-11-08) (track A3)
Ted Brosnan (1969-11-09) (track B2)
vocals:
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (1968-02-02) (track A1)
Art Garfunkel (1968-02-02) (track A1)
Art Garfunkel (1969-11-09) (track B2)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (1969-11-09) (track B2)
writer:
Arthur Garfunkel (track A7)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (track A7)
phonographic copyright by:
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1970) (track B2)
Charing Cross Music, Inc. (1970) (track B5)
Sony Music Entertainment (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America since Oct 1, 2008; operates worldwide except in JP) (2001) (tracks A3, B2, B5, B7)
publisher:
J. Michel KG (track A5)
MDW (track A5)
Pattern Music Ltd (tracks A1–A3, A5–B3, B5, B7)
Paul Simon Music (tracks A1, B1–B3, B5, B7)
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track B4)
Universal/MCA Music Ltd. (not for release label use!) (tracks A1, B2)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track A5)
Paul Simon Music (1964) (track A5)
Paul Simon Music (1968) (track A3)
Paul Simon Music (1992) (track A5)
Magic Arts Publishing (2000) (track A5)
sampled by:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 47) (track B2)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 105) (track A3)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 156) (track A5)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
Cornelius (track B7)
Offer Your Prayer (track A7)
The Sound of Sirens (track A5)
The Sounds of Silas (track A5)
later translated versions:
C'est bon la vie (track A4)
Chanson d'innocence (The Sound of Silence) (track A5)
Der Kondor (track B5)
En ton av tystnad (track A5)
La Voix du silence (The Sound of Silence) (track A5)
La tua immagine (track A5)
Mrs. Robinson (Finnish) (track A1)
Un autographe, SVP (Homeward Bound) (track B1)
later versions:
Cécilia (track B7)
live recording of:
Homeward Bound (track B1)
For Emily, Whenever I May Find Her (1969-11) (track A2)
Kathy’s Song (1969-11) (track B4)
recording of:
America (track B3)
Bookends Theme (track B6)
The Sound of Silence (1964-03-10 – 1965-06-15) (track A5)
I Am a Rock (1965-12-14) (track A6)
Mrs. Robinson (1968-02-02) (track A1)
Cecilia (1969-11-02) (track B7)
El Cóndor Pasa (If I Could) (1969-11-02) (track B5)
The Boxer (1969-11-08) (track A3)
Bridge Over Troubled Water (1969-11-09) (track B2)
referred to in medleys:
More Stars ("More Stars" (12" Mix) - 11:53) (track A5)
version of:
El cóndor pasa (track B5)
Scarborough Fair (track A7)