Tracklist

12" Vinyl 1
# Title Rating Length
A1 Part of the Plan
3:19
A2 Illinois
4:15
A3 Changing Horses
2:36
A4 Better Change
3:10
A5 Souvenirs
4:34
A6 The Long Way
3:51
B1 As the Raven Flies
4:31
B2 Song From Half Mountain
2:55
B3 Morning Sky
2:49
B4 (Someone's Been) Telling You Stories
5:33
B5 There's a Place in the World for a Gambler
5:43

Credits

12" Vinyl 1

acoustic guitar:
Gerry Beckley (track B5)
Dan Fogelberg (tracks A1–A6, B2–B5)
acoustic guitar and electric guitar:
Dan Fogelberg (track B1)
strings arranger:
Paul Harris (keyboardist/pianist session player) (track A6)
membranophone:
Russ Kunkel (tracks A1–A3, A6–B1, B4–B5)
Don Henley (track A4)
slide guitar:
Joe Walsh (former Eagle) (tracks A6–B1)
tambourine:
Joe Lala (track A4)
pedal steel guitar:
Al Perkins (Texas born guitarist esp. steel guitar) (tracks A2, A4)
synthesizer:
Dan Fogelberg (tracks B2, B5)
sousaphone:
Kenny Passarelli (Bass, piano) (track B5)
organ:
Dan Fogelberg (tracks A1, A6–B1, B4)
bass:
Brian Garofalo (tracks A6, B3–B5)
Kenny Passarelli (Bass, piano) (tracks A1–A4, B1)
banjo:
Al Perkins (Texas born guitarist esp. steel guitar) (track B3)
vibraphone:
Dan Fogelberg (track A2)
electric guitar:
Joe Walsh (former Eagle) (tracks A3–A4, B3–B5)
Dan Fogelberg (tracks A1–A2)
percussion:
Dan Fogelberg (tracks B2, B5)
keyboard:
Joe Walsh (former Eagle) (track A5)
piano:
Paul Harris (keyboardist/pianist session player) (tracks B3–B4)
Dan Fogelberg (tracks A1–A2, A5–B2, B5)
accordion:
Jimmie Haskell (track A5)
zither:
Dan Fogelberg (track B5)
12 string guitar:
Joe Walsh (former Eagle) (tracks A1–A4)
congas:
Joe Lala (track A1)
congas and percussion:
Russ Kunkel (track A3)
background vocals:
Joe Walsh (former Eagle) (tracks A6, B4)
Glenn Frey (US musician/singer/songwriter, member of the Eagles) (track B4)
Don Henley (track B4)
composer:
Dan Fogelberg (tracks A1–B5)
lyricist:
Dan Fogelberg (tracks A1–B5)
producer:
Joe Walsh (former Eagle) (tracks A1–B5)
vocals:
Jody Boyer (track B5)
Don Henley (tracks A4, B5)
Randy Meisner (track B5)
Graham Nash (tracks A1, A6)
Marie Ouhrabka (track B5)
recording of:
As the Raven Flies (track B1)
Better Change (track A4)
Changing Horses (track A3)
Illinois (track A2)
Morning Sky (track B3)
Part of the Plan (track A1)
Souvenirs (track A5)
The Long Way (track A6)