Annotation

Label: Verve - Catalog #: 314-521007-2 - Format: 4CD
Additional:
Abbey Lincoln's track from You Gotta Pay The Band (1991 - Verve - 314 511 110-2)


Label: Verve - Catalog #: 314-521007-2 - Format: 4CD


Label: Verve - Catalog #: 314-521007-2 - Format: 4CD


Label: Verve - Catalog #: 314-521007-2 - Format: 4CD

Annotation last modified on 2012-07-09 23:41 .

Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Now’s the Time
Charlie Parker 3:04
2 Every Day I Have the Blues
Count Basie 5:31
3 Lullaby of Birdland
Sarah Vaughan 4:02
4 A Night in Tunisia
Dizzy Gillespie 4:18
5 Lady Sings the Blues
Billie Holiday 3:47
6 Misty
Erroll Garner 2:50
7 Take the “A” Train
Ella Fitzgerald 6:44
8 What a Difference a Day Makes
Dinah Washington 3 2:31
9 Django
The Modern Jazz Quartet 7:07
10 I Apologize
Billy Eckstine 2:54
11 Blue Monk
Thelonious Monk 3:49
12 Too Close for Comfort
Mel Tormé 4:05
13 Goodbye Porkpie Hat
Charles Mingus 4:50
14 Take Five
Dave Brubeck 5:26
15 ’Round Midnight
Miles Davis 5:27
16 Giant Steps
John Coltrane 4:44
Medium 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Night Train
Oscar Peterson 4:53
2 I Loves You Porgy
Nina Simone 5 2:33
3 Maiden Voyage
Herbie Hancock 7:58
4 Mercy, Mercy, Mercy
Cannonball Adderley 5:10
5 Girl From Ipanema
Stan Getz feat. Astrud Gilberto 5:24
6 Song for My Father
Horace Silver 7:18
7 The Sidewinder
Lee Morgan 10:25
8 A Day in the Life
Wes Montgomery 5:46
9 Walk on the Wild Side
Jimmy Smith 5:57
10 Compared to What
Les McCann & Eddie Harris 8:47
11 Soul Sauce
Cal Tjader 2:29
12 Memphis Underground
Herbie Mann 3 7:10
13 Captain Marvel
Chick Corea 4:52
Medium 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Also sprach Zarathustra
Eumir Deodato 5 9:01
2 Pieces of Dreams
Stanley Turrentine 4:38
3 Crystal Silence
Chick Corea & Gary Burton 9:04
4 Birds of Fire
Mahavishnu Orchestra 5:45
5 My Song
Keith Jarrett 6:13
6 Body Heat
Quincy Jones 4:01
7 Black Byrd
Donald Byrd 7:21
8 Feels So Good
Chuck Mangione 5 9:43
9 Everybody Loves the Sunshine
Roy Ayers 5 4:03
10 Mister Magic
Grover Washington, Jr. 8:56
Medium 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Phase Dance
Pat Metheny 8:01
2 For the Love of You
Earl Klugh 6:04
3 Here’s to Life
Shirley Horn 5:37
4 Lush Life
Joe Henderson 4:59
5 Restoration
Bob James 5:50
6 Look What I Got!
Betty Carter 5:43
7 The Lady of My Life
Stanley Jordan 6:26
8 Bird Alone
Abbey Lincoln feat. Stan Getz 8:34
9 Songbird
Kenny G 5:05
10 Max-O-Man
Fourplay 5:35
11 Don’t Worry, Be Happy
Bobby McFerrin 5 4:51
12 Rockit
Herbie Hancock 4 5:25

Credits

Medium 1

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1954-06-03) (track 4)
New York, New York, United States (1954-12-16) (track 3)
New York, New York, United States (1954-12-23) (track 9)
New York, New York, United States (1959-05-12) (track 13)
New York, New York, United States (1959-07-01) (track 14)
drums (drum set):
Max Roach (20th century US jazz drummer & composer) (1953-07-30) (track 1)
Roy Haynes (1954-12-16) (track 3)
Kenny Clarke (1954-12-23) (track 9)
Panama Francis (1959) (track 8)
Dannie Richmond (Drummer) (1959-05-12) (track 13)
reeds:
John Handy (US jazz alto saxophonist, born 1933) (1959-05-12) (track 13)
trumpet:
Dizzy Gillespie (1954-06-03) (track 4)
Clifford Brown (trumpet) (1954-12-16) (track 3)
membranophone:
Joe Morello (1959-07-01) (track 14)
flute:
Gilbert Valdez (1954-06-03) (track 4)
Herbie Mann (1954-12-16) (track 3)
Jerome Richardson (1959) (track 8)
guitar:
Kenny Burrell (1959) (track 8)
bass:
Joe Benjamin (US jazz bassist) (1954-12-16) (track 3)
Percy Heath (1954-12-23) (track 9)
Eugene Wright (1959-07-01) (track 14)
vibraphone:
Milt Jackson (1954-12-23) (track 9)
double bass:
Percy Heath (1953-07-30) (track 1)
Roberto Rodriguez (jazz bassist) (1954-06-03) (track 4)
Joe Benjamin (US jazz bassist) (1954-12-16) (track 3)
Percy Heath (1954-12-23) (track 9)
Milt Hinton (1959) (track 8)
double bass [bass]:
Charles Mingus (1959-05-12) (track 13)
percussion:
Ralph Miranda (1954-06-03) (track 4)
alto saxophone:
Charlie Parker (aka “Bird”, jazz alto saxophonist) (1953-07-30) (track 1)
Paul Desmond (1959-07-01) (track 14)
saxophone:
Paul Quinichette (1954-12-16) (track 3)
Curtis Porter (1959-05-12) (track 13)
bongos:
José Mangual (1954-06-03) (track 4)
piano:
Al Haig (1953-07-30) (track 1)
René Hernández (1954-06-03) (track 4)
Jimmy Jones (jazz pianist, active years 1936-1975) (1954-12-16) (track 3)
John Lewis (pianist, member of Modern Jazz Quartet) (1954-12-23) (track 9)
Joe Zawinul (jazz and fusion keyboard player) (1959) (track 8)
Horace Parlan (1959-05-12) (track 13)
Dave Brubeck (1959-07-01) (track 14)
Thelonious Monk (1959-10-21 – 1959-10-22) (track 11)
baritone saxophone:
Charles Davis (saxophone player) (1959) (track 8)
timbales:
Ubaldo Nieto (1954-06-03) (track 4)
tenor saxophone:
Paul Quinichette (1954-12-16) (track 3)
Booker Ervin (1959-05-12) (track 13)
congas:
Candido Camero (1954-06-03) (track 4)
arranger:
Belford Hendricks (track 8)
Ernie Wilkins (track 3)
composer:
John Coltrane (track 16)
Paul Desmond (track 14)
Dizzy Gillespie (track 4)
John Gillespie (track 4)
María Grever (track 8)
Billie Holiday (track 5)
John Lewis (pianist, member of Modern Jazz Quartet) (track 9)
Charles Mingus (track 13)
Thelonious Monk (tracks 11, 15)
Herbie Nichols (jazz pianist and composer) (track 5)
Frank Paparelli (track 4)
Charlie Parker (aka “Bird”, jazz alto saxophonist) (track 1)
George Shearing (track 3)
Cootie Williams (track 15)
conductor:
Ernie Wilkins (1954-12-16) (track 3)
Belford Hendricks (1959) (track 8)
lead vocals:
Sarah Vaughan (track 3)
Dinah Washington (1959) (track 8)
lyricist:
Stanley Adams (US lyricist & songwriter) (track 8)
B. Y. Forster (pseudonym of George David Weiss) (track 3)
Bernie Hanighen (track 15)
orchestra:
Belford Hendricks' Orchestra (1959) (track 8)
producer:
Norman Granz (track 4)
Clyde Otis (American songwriter and record producer) (track 8)
Bob Weinstock (track 9)
recording engineer:
Rudy van Gelder (track 9)
vocals:
Dinah Washington (track 8)
Sarah Vaughan (1954-12-16) (track 3)
publisher:
Adams Avenue (track 13)
Derry Music Company (track 14)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 8)
Flying Red Rhino (track 13)
Good Music Limited (lullaby of birdieland - shearing - Planetary Nom Limited/Good Music Limited) (track 3)
Jazz Workshop, Inc. (track 13)
Maurice Music (track 8)
Universal MCA Music Publishing (US film music publisher) (track 4)
Warner Bros., Inc. (not for release label use!) (track 15)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (no slash; used 1988–1996) (track 15)
Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–present) (track 15)
Warner/Chappell North America Limited (formerly incorporated as Marmalade Music Ltd., from 1968/09/19–1999/11/09) (track 15)
recorded at:
Fulton Street Studio (1953-07-30) (track 1)
CBS 30th Street Studio in New York, New York, United States (1959-07-01) (track 14)
Fugazzi Hall in San Francisco, California, United States (1959-10-21 – 1959-10-22) (track 11)
sampled by:
Ready or Not (album version, explicit) by Fugees (Refugee Camp) (track 9)
arrangements:
’Round Midnight (for saxophone quartet, Müller-Irion) (track 15)
cover recording of:
’Round About Midnight (aka “’Round Midnight”) (track 15)
What a Diff’rence a Day Made (1959-06 – 1959-08) (track 8)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Baby Steps First (track 16)
Ganz alloan (track 11)
Prisca "Five" (track 14)
later translated versions:
Autour de minuit (lyrics translated by Boris Vian) (track 15)
Autour de minuit (lyrics translated by Claude Nougaro) (track 15)
later versions:
A Night in Tunisia (vocal version) (track 4)
Goodbye Porkpie Hat (with lyrics) (track 13)
Take Five (song version) (track 14)
recording of:
Giant Steps (track 16)
Now's the Time (1953-07-30) (track 1)
Night in Tunisia (instrumental) (1954-06-03) (track 4)
Lullaby of Birdland (1954-12-16) (track 3)
Django (1954-12-23) (track 9)
Goodbye Pork Pie Hat (instrumental) (1959-05-12) (track 13)
Take Five (original instrumental version) (1959-07-01) (track 14)
Blue Monk (1959-10-21 – 1959-10-22) (track 11)

Medium 2

violin:
Julius Brand (1967-06-06) (track 8)
Peter Buonconsiglio (1967-06-06) (track 8)
Mac Ceppos (1967-06-06) (track 8)
Lewis Eley (1967-06-06) (track 8)
Harry Glickman (1967-06-06) (track 8)
Harry Katzman (1967-06-06) (track 8)
Leo Kruczek (1967-06-06) (track 8)
Gene Orloff (1967-06-06) (track 8)
Tosha Samaroff (1967-06-06) (track 8)
Sylvan Shulman (1967-06-06) (track 8)
Harry Urbont (1967-06-06) (track 8)
Jack Zayde (1967-06-06) (track 8)
cello:
Charles McCracken (1967-06-06) (track 8)
Alan Shulman (cellist and composer) (1967-06-06) (track 8)
Hammond organ:
Jimmy Smith (US jazz organist) (1962-03-26) (track 9)
drums (drum set):
Ed Shaughnessy (1962-03-26) (track 9)
Milton Banana (1963-03-18 – 1963-03-19) (track 5)
Billy Higgins (US jazz drummer) (1963-12-21) (track 7)
Tony Williams (American jazz drummer) (1965-03-17) (track 3)
bass guitar:
Tommy Williams (jazz bassist) (1963-03-18 – 1963-03-19) (track 5)
trumpet:
Joe Newman (US jazz trumpeter) (1962-03-26) (track 9)
Earnie Royal (trumpet player) (1962-03-26) (track 9)
Doc Severinsen (1962-03-26) (track 9)
Joe Wilder (1962-03-26) (track 9)
Lee Morgan (1963-12-21) (track 7)
Freddie Hubbard (1965-03-17) (track 3)
woodwind:
Phil Bodner (Woodwind player) (1967-06-06) (track 8)
Stan Webb (US jazz saxophone, flute) (1967-06-06) (track 8)
viola:
Harold Coletta (1967-06-06) (track 8)
Emanuel Vardi (1967-06-06) (track 8)
membranophone:
Bobby Hamilton (percussionist) (1964-03-21) (track 2)
Grady Tate (1967-06-06) (track 8)
guitar:
Barry Galbraith (1962-03-26) (track 9)
Rudy Stevenson (1964-03-21) (track 2)
Wes Montgomery (1967-06-06) (track 8)
bass:
George Duvivier (1962-03-26) (track 9)
Ron Carter (US jazz double-bassist) (1965-03-17) (track 3)
Ron Carter (US jazz double-bassist) (1967-06-06) (track 8)
double bass:
Bob Cranshaw (1963-12-21) (track 7)
Lisle Atkinson (1964-03-21) (track 2)
percussion:
Ray Barretto (1967-06-06) (track 8)
Jack Jennings (1967-06-06) (track 8)
Joe Wohletz (1967-06-06) (track 8)
saxophone:
Robert Ashton (saxophonist) (1962-03-26) (track 9)
George Barrow (1962-03-26) (track 9)
Babe Clark (saxophonist) (1962-03-26) (track 9)
Jerry Dodgion (1962-03-26) (track 9)
Phil Woods (1962-03-26) (track 9)
piano:
Antônio Carlos Jobim (1963-03-18 – 1963-03-19) (track 5)
Barry Harris (Jazz pianist) (1963-12-21) (track 7)
Nina Simone (US singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger and civil rights activist) (1964-03-21) (track 2)
Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (1965-03-17) (track 3)
Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (1967-06-06) (track 8)
bass flute:
George Marge (1967-06-06) (track 8)
Romeo Penque (1967-06-06) (track 8)
Joe Soldo (1967-06-06) (track 8)
tenor saxophone:
Stan Getz (1963-03-18 – 1963-03-19) (track 5)
Joe Henderson (US jazz tenor saxophonist) (1963-12-21) (track 7)
George Coleman (US jazz saxophonist) (1965-03-17) (track 3)
harp:
Margaret Ross (1967-06-06) (track 8)
trombone:
Jimmy Cleveland (1962-03-26) (track 9)
Urbie Green (1962-03-26) (track 9)
Thomas Mitchell (US jazz trombonist) (1962-03-26) (track 9)
Britt Woodman (1962-03-26) (track 9)
guitar family:
João Gilberto (1963-03-18 – 1963-03-19) (track 5)
French horn:
Ray Alonge (french horn) (1967-06-06) (track 8)
arranger:
Don Sebesky (track 8)
Nina Simone (US singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger and civil rights activist) (track 2)
composer:
Elmer Bernstein (track 9)
George Gershwin (composer) (tracks 2, 2)
Herbert J. Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (track 3)
Lee Morgan (track 7)
Horace Silver (track 6)
conductor:
Oliver Nelson (1962-03-26) (track 9)
Don Sebesky (1967-06-06) (track 8)
guest piano:
Antônio Carlos Jobim (1963-03-18 – 1963-03-19) (track 5)
lead vocals:
Nina Simone (US singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger and civil rights activist) (1964-03-21) (track 2)
lyricist:
Mack David (track 9)
Ira Gershwin (tracks 2, 2)
DuBose Heyward (tracks 2, 2)
Vinicius de Moraes (track 5)
orchestrator:
Oliver Nelson (track 9)
producer:
Alfred Lion (tracks 3, 7)
Creed Taylor (track 5)
recording engineer:
Phil Ramone (track 5)
Rudy van Gelder (1963-12-21) (track 7)
Rudy van Gelder (1965-03-17) (track 3)
translator:
Norman Gimbel (track 5)
vocals:
Astrud Gilberto (1963-03-18 – 1963-03-19) (track 5)
João Gilberto (1963-03-18 – 1963-03-19) (track 5)
writer:
Milton DeLugg (track 11)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 8)
Paul McCartney (track 8)
Chano Pozo (track 11)
Bob Thiele (producer & songwriter) (track 11)
phonographic copyright by:
Blue Note Records (this is the record company; for release labels use its imprint "Blue Note") (1991) (track 4)
Blue Note Records (this is the record company; for release labels use its imprint "Blue Note") (1997) (track 4)
Capitol Records, Inc. (not for release label use; company behind the “Capitol Records” imprint) (2004) (track 4)
Warner Music France (2010) (track 12)
publisher:
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 5)
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1935) (tracks 2, 2)
Northern Songs Ltd. (1967 –) (track 8)
recorded at:
A&R Recording Studio in New York, New York, United States (1963-03-18 – 1963-03-19) (track 5)
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1963-12-21) (track 7)
Carnegie Hall in New York, New York, United States (1964-03-21) (track 2)
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1965-03-17) (track 3)
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1967-06-06) (track 8)
sampled by:
cover recording of:
Walk on the Wild Side (1962-03-26) (track 9)
A Day in the Life (1967-06-06) (track 8)
is the basis for:
Get Busy (track 3)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Kumm hoit mi Porgy (tracks 2, 2)
三十度 (track 5)
later versions:
En helt vanlig dag (track 8)
Song for My Father (English lyrics) (track 6)
The Boy From Ipanema (Antena version) (track 5)
live recording of:
I Loves You, Porgy (1964-03-21) (track 2)
recording of:
I Loves You, Porgy (track 2)
Soul Sauce (track 11)
The Girl From Ipanema (1963-03-18 – 1963-03-19) (track 5)
The Sidewinder (1963-12-21) (track 7)
Song for My Father (instrumental) (1964-10-26) (track 6)
Maiden Voyage (1965-03-17) (track 3)
referred to in medleys:
Porgy and Bess Suite (tracks 2, 2)
translated version of:
Garota de Ipanema (track 5)
version of:
Guarachi Guaro (track 11)

Medium 3

violin:
Max Ellen (1974-11) (track 10)
Paul Gershman (1974-11) (track 10)
Harry Glickman (1974-11) (track 10)
Harold Kohon (1974-11) (track 10)
Harry Lookofsky (1974-11) (track 10)
Joe Malin (1974-11) (track 10)
David Nadien (1974-11) (track 10)
Matthew Raimondi (1974-11) (track 10)
electric bass guitar:
Stan Clarke (1972-09) (track 1)
Chuck Rainey (American bassist) (1972-11-24) (track 7)
cello:
Charles McCracken (1974-11) (track 10)
Alan Shulman (cellist and composer) (1974-11) (track 10)
drums (drum set):
Jon Christensen (1977-11) (track 5)
trumpet:
Marvin Stamm (1972-09) (track 1)
Donald Byrd (American jazz trumpeter) (1972-11-24) (track 7)
Fonce Mizell (1972-11-24) (track 7)
Jon Faddis (1974-11) (track 10)
Marvin Stamm (1974-11) (track 10)
trumpet [electric trumpet]:
Donald Byrd (American jazz trumpeter) (1972-11-24) (track 7)
viola:
Al Brown (viola) (1974-11) (track 10)
Manny Vardi (1974-11) (track 10)
membranophone:
Billy Cobham (1972-09) (track 1)
Harvey Mason (jazz drummer) (1972-11-24) (track 7)
Harvey Mason (jazz drummer) (1974-11) (track 10)
synthesizer:
Freddie Perren (1972-11-24) (track 7)
soprano saxophone:
Grover Washington, Jr. (1974-11) (track 10)
flute:
Hubert Laws (1972-09) (track 1)
flute and saxophone:
Roger Glenn (1972-11-24) (track 7)
guitar:
Jay Berliner (1972-09) (track 1)
David T. Walker (1972-11-24) (track 7)
Eric Gale (1974-11) (track 10)
bass:
Ron Carter (US jazz double-bassist) (1972-09) (track 1)
Gary King (bass) (1974-11) (track 10)
electric piano:
Eumir Deodato (1972-09) (track 1)
Freddie Perren (1972-11-24) (track 7)
Bob James (US jazz keyboardist, arranger and producer) (1974-11) (track 10)
electric piano and piano:
Joe Sample (1972-11-24) (track 7)
vibraphone:
Gary Burton (jazz vibraphonist and composer) (1972-11-06) (track 3)
double bass:
Palle Danielsson (1977-11) (track 5)
electric guitar:
John Tropea (1972-09) (track 1)
percussion:
Ray Barretto (1972-09) (track 1)
Ralph MacDonald (1974-11) (track 10)
alto saxophone:
Grover Washington, Jr. (1974-11) (track 10)
saxophone:
Jan Garbarek (1977-11) (track 5)
piano:
Eumir Deodato (1972-09) (track 1)
Chick Corea (jazz pianist) (1972-11-06) (track 3)
Freddie Perren (1972-11-24) (track 7)
Bob James (US jazz keyboardist, arranger and producer) (1974-11) (track 10)
Keith Jarrett (pianist) (1977-11) (track 5)
baritone saxophone:
Phil Bodner (Woodwind player) (1974-11) (track 10)
bass trombone:
Tony Studd (1974-11) (track 10)
tenor saxophone:
Jerry Dodgion (1974-11) (track 10)
Grover Washington, Jr. (1974-11) (track 10)
congas and tambourine:
Stephanie Spruill (1972-11-24) (track 7)
trombone:
Wayne Andre (1974-11) (track 10)
flugelhorn:
Donald Byrd (American jazz trumpeter) (1972-11-24) (track 7)
Jon Faddis (1974-11) (track 10)
Marvin Stamm (1974-11) (track 10)
arranger:
Laurence C. Mizell (track 7)
Eumir Deodato (tracks 1, 1)
Bob James (US jazz keyboardist, arranger and producer) (track 10)
assistant engineer:
Steve Waldman (sound engineer) (track 7)
Chuck Davis (production/engineer) (track 7)
assistant mixer:
Chuck Davis (production/engineer) (track 7)
composer:
Roy Ayers (track 9)
Chick Corea (jazz pianist) (tracks 3, 3)
Keith Jarrett (pianist) (track 5)
Ralph MacDonald (track 10)
John McLaughlin (guitarist) (track 4)
Laurence C. Mizell (track 7)
William Salter (track 10)
Richard Strauss (German composer) (track 1)
conductor:
Eumir Deodato (1972-09) (track 1)
Bob James (US jazz keyboardist, arranger and producer) (1974-11) (track 10)
engineer:
Jan Erik Kongshaug (tracks 3, 5)
Ken Scott (UK record producer & engineer) (track 4)
David Hassinger (track 7)
Rudy van Gelder (1974-11) (track 10)
executive producer:
George Butler (track 7)
lead vocals:
Donald Byrd (American jazz trumpeter) (1972-11-24) (track 7)
lyricist:
Roy Ayers (track 9)
Laurence C. Mizell (track 7)
Neville Potter (tracks 3, 3)
mixer:
David Hassinger (track 7)
producer:
Manfred Eicher (tracks 3, 5)
Laurence C. Mizell (track 7)
Creed Taylor (track 10)
recording engineer:
Rudy van Gelder (1972-09) (track 1)
vocals:
Fonce Mizell (1972-11-24) (track 7)
Freddie Perren (1972-11-24) (track 7)
Larry Mizell (1972-11-24) (track 7)
writer:
Bruce Fisher (track 6)
Quincy Jones (track 6)
Chuck Mangione (track 8)
Stan Richardson (r&b songwriter) (track 6)
Leon Ware (track 6)
phonographic copyright by:
ECM Records GmbH (owner of label and publisher) (track 3)
Universal Records Inc. (not for release label use! a division of UMG Recordings, Inc.) (1976) (track 9)
publisher:
Alruby Music Inc. (track 7)
Arlovol Music (track 9)
BMG Monarch (track 9)
Cavelight Music (track 5)
engineered at:
recorded at:
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1972-09) (track 1)
Bendiksen Studio in Oslo, Norway (1972-11-06) (track 3)
Sound Factory Studio (Helsinki, Finland) in Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland (1972-11-24) (track 7)
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1974-11) (track 10)
Talent Studios in Oslo, Norway (1977-11) (track 5)
DJ-mixes:
edits:
Mister Magic (7" single) by Grover Washington, Jr. (track 10)
mash-ups:
remasters:
My Song by Jan Garbarek (track 5)
sampled by:
Book of Life by Common Sense (track 9)
How Do U Want It (explicit) by 2Pac feat. KC & JoJo (track 6)
My Life by Mary J. Blige (track 9)
The Hunt by Aceyalone (track 4)
cover recording of:
Crystal Silence (track 3)
recording of:
Birds of Fire (track 4)
Body Heat (track 6)
Crystal Silence (track 3)
Feel So Good (track 8)
Also sprach Zarathustra (2001) (arr. Deodato) (1972-09) (track 1)
Black Byrd (1972-11-24) (track 7)
Mister Magic (Mr. Magic) (1974-11) (track 10)
My Song (1977-11) (track 5)
version of:

Medium 4

recorded in:
United States (1983) (track 12)
New York, United States (1988) (track 6)
drums (drum set):
Winard Harper (1988) (track 6)
bass:
Chuck Domanico (track 3)
Bill Laswell (1983) (track 12)
Michael Bowie (1988) (track 6)
percussion:
Harvey Mason (jazz drummer) (track 3)
keyboard:
Michael Beinhorn (1983) (track 12)
Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (1983) (track 12)
saxophone:
Don Braden (1988) (track 6)
piano:
Alan Broadbent (track 3)
Benny Green (jazz pianist) (1988) (track 6)
arranger:
Johnny Mandel (American composer and arranger) (track 3)
Bob James (US jazz keyboardist, arranger and producer) (track 5)
assistant engineer:
Jackie Brown (engineer) (track 6)
Jay Newland (track 8)
co-producer:
Kenny G (Kenneth Bruce Gorelick, adult contemporary and smooth jazz saxophonist) (track 9)
composer:
Artie Butler (track 3)
Abbey Lincoln (track 8)
Bobby McFerrin (track 11)
engineer:
Joe Ferla (track 6)
Gordon Lyon (track 9)
Chris Tergesen (track 11)
lyricist:
Abbey Lincoln (track 8)
Bobby McFerrin (track 11)
Phyllis Molinary (track 3)
mixer:
Dave Jerden (track 12)
Al Schmitt (track 3)
performer:
DXT (US 80s hip hop, aka Grandmixer D.ST) (track 12)
producer:
Betty Carter (track 6)
Preston Glass (track 9)
Linda Goldstein (track 11)
Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (track 12)
Johnny Mandel (American composer and arranger) (track 3)
Material (track 12)
recording engineer:
Martin Bisi (track 12)
Al Schmitt (tracks 3, 5)
solo French horn:
Richard Todd (track 3)
vocals:
Shirley Horn (track 3)
Betty Carter (1988) (track 6)
writer:
Michael Beinhorn (track 12)
Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (track 12)
Ernie Isley (track 2)
Marvin Isley (track 2)
O'Kelly Isley, Jr. (track 2)
Ronald Isley (track 2)
Rudolph Isley (track 2)
Chris Jasper (track 2)
Bill Laswell (track 12)
phonographic copyright by:
PolyGram Records, Inc. (not for release label use! US division of PolyGram) (track 6)
EMI Manhattan (Manhattan Records after Jul 1987 acquisition of EMI America; discontinued in Sep 1988) (1988) (track 11)
publisher:
mixed at:
BMG Studios in New York, New York, United States (1991-02-27 – 1991-02-28) (track 8)
recorded at:
BMG Studios in New York, New York, United States (1991-02-25 – 1991-02-26) (track 8)
DJ-mixes:
sampled by:
cover recording of:
Here’s to Life (track 3)
later parody versions:
later translated versions:
recording of:
Bird Alone (track 8)
Rockit (1983) (track 12)

Release

ASIN:US: B0000046S2 [info]