Annotation

All transfers from analog to digital were made at 24-bit resolution.

Annotation last modified on 2011-08-12 23:23 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 I Have a Dream
10:58
2 The Prisoner
7:57
3 Firewater
7:33
4 He Who Lives in Fear
6:52
5 Promise of the Sun
7:53
6 The Prisoner (alternate take)
5:48
7 Firewater (alternate take)
8:41

Credits

CD 1

drums:
Albert “Tootie” Heath (1969-04-18) (tracks 2, 4, 6)
Albert “Tootie” Heath (1969-04-21) (track 1)
Albert “Tootie” Heath (1969-04-23) (tracks 3, 5, 7)
flute:
Hubert Laws (1969-04-18) (tracks 2, 4, 6)
Hubert Laws (1969-04-21) (track 1)
Jerome Richardson (1969-04-23) (tracks 3, 5, 7)
electric piano and piano:
Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (1969-04-18) (tracks 2, 4, 6)
Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (1969-04-21) (track 1)
Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (1969-04-23) (tracks 3, 5, 7)
double bass:
Buster Williams (1969-04-18) (tracks 2, 4, 6)
Buster Williams (1969-04-21) (track 1)
Buster Williams (1969-04-23) (tracks 3, 5, 7)
piano:
Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (1969-04-18) (track 4)
Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (1969-04-21) (track 1)
bass clarinet:
Jerome Richardson (1969-04-18) (tracks 2, 4, 6)
Jerome Richardson (1969-04-21) (track 1)
Romeo Penque (1969-04-23) (tracks 3, 5, 7)
alto flute and tenor saxophone:
Joe Henderson (US jazz tenor saxophonist) (1969-04-18) (tracks 2, 4, 6)
Joe Henderson (US jazz tenor saxophonist) (1969-04-21) (track 1)
Joe Henderson (US jazz tenor saxophonist) (1969-04-23) (tracks 3, 5, 7)
bass trombone:
Tony Studd (1969-04-18) (tracks 2, 4, 6)
Tony Studd (1969-04-21) (track 1)
Jack Jeffers (1969-04-23) (tracks 3, 5, 7)
trombone:
Garnett Brown (1969-04-18) (tracks 2, 4, 6)
Garnett Brown (1969-04-21) (track 1)
Garnett Brown (1969-04-23) (tracks 3, 5, 7)
flugelhorn:
Johnny Coles (1969-04-18) (tracks 2, 4, 6)
Johnny Coles (1969-04-21) (track 1)
Johnny Coles (1969-04-23) (tracks 3, 5, 7)
composer:
Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (tracks 1–2, 4–6)
Charles A. Williams (tracks 3, 7)
producer:
Duke Pearson (tracks 1, 4)
recorded by:
Rudy van Gelder (1969-04-18) (tracks 2, 4, 6)
Rudy van Gelder (1969-04-21) (track 1)
Rudy van Gelder (1969-04-23) (tracks 3, 5, 7)
recorded at:
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in New Jersey, United States (1969-04-18) (tracks 2, 4, 6)
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in New Jersey, United States (1969-04-21) (track 1)
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in New Jersey, United States (1969-04-23) (tracks 3, 5, 7)
recording of:
He Who Lives in Fear (1969-04-18) (track 4)
The Prisoner (Prisoner) (1969-04-18) (tracks 2, 6)
I Have a Dream (1969-04-21) (track 1)
Fire water (1969-04-23) (tracks 3, 7)
Promise of the Sun (1969-04-23) (track 5)

Release

art direction: Frank Guana
mastering: Rudy van Gelder
photography: Francis Wolff (photographer and record producer)
producer: Michael Cuscuna
remaster of: The Prisoner
The Prisoner
ASIN: UK: B00004YTWJ [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/release/367345 [info]

Release Group

Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/master/163789 [info]
Wikidata: Q3522325 [info]
Wikipedia: en: The Prisoner (album) [info]