Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Goodbye Pork Pie Hat
6:27
2 Desert Song
6:54
3 Quiet Afternoon
6:50
4 Song to John, Part I
4:21
5 Song to John, Part II
6:05
6 Christmas in Rio
6:43
7 Spanish Phases for Strings and Bass
6:31
8 What If I Forget the Champagne
5:14
9 All Blues
13:28

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
John McLaughlin (guitarist) (track 2)
bass guitar:
Stanley Clarke (track 1)
strings:
Marilyn Baker (track 2)
Thomas Buffum (track 2)
David Campbell (US based Canadian violinist, composer, conductor and arranger) (track 2)
Rollice Dale (track 2)
Robert Dubow (track 2)
Janice Gower (track 2)
Karen Jones (track 2)
Dennis Karmazyn (track 2)
Gordon Marron (track 2)
Lya Stern (track 2)
Ronald Strauss (track 2)
Marcia Van Dyke (track 2)
John Wittenberg (track 2)
drums:
Gerry Brown (drummer) (track 1)
synthesizer:
Ed Arkin (track 1)
soprano saxophone:
Wayne Shorter (US jazz saxophonist and composer) (track 1)
bass:
Stanley Clarke (track 2)
brass:
Al Aarons (track 2)
Stuart Blumberg (track 2)
George Bohanon (track 2)
Buddy Childers (track 2)
Robert Findley (track 2)
Gary Grant (track 2)
Lew McCreary (track 2)
Jack Nimitz (track 2)
William Peterson (track 2)
Dalton Smith (track 2)
congas, percussion and triangle:
Milt Holland (track 2)
composer:
Charles Mingus (track 1)
cover recording of:
later versions:

Release Group

part of: This Is Jazz (jazz compilations by either Columbia/ or Epic/Legacy, started in 1996) (number: 41)