Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Fanfare for the Common Man
Leonard Bernstein with the New York Philharmonic 3:10
2 The House I Live In
Frank Sinatra 3:38
3 America
Neil Diamond 4 4:17
4 Living in the Promiseland
Willie Nelson 3:19
5 Graceland
Paul Simon 4 4:50
6 Sir Duke
Stevie Wonder 5 3:54
7 Summertime
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong 4:59
8 Amazing Grace
Judy Collins 4:07
9 Oh, Susannah
James Taylor 3 1:59
10 Take Me Home, Country Roads
John Denver 3:09
11 City of New Orleans
Arlo Guthrie 4:31
12 Blowin' in the Wind
Bob Dylan 2:46
13 If I Can Dream
Elvis Presley 3:11
14 America the Beautiful / We Shall Overcome
O'Landa Draper and the Associates 6:10
15 This Is My Country
The Impressions 2:48
16 Back in the U.S.A.
Linda Ronstadt 5 2:58
17 Centerfield
John Fogerty 4.75 3:51
18 This Land Is Your Land
Peter, Paul & Mary 4 2:26
19 God Bless America
LeAnn Rimes 3:05
20 Sing, America
Denyce Graves 4:10
21 The Star Spangled Banner
Cher 2:02

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
Los Angeles, California, United States (1957-08-18) (track 7)
violin:
Victor Arno (1957-08-18) (track 7)
drums (drum set):
Raymond Pounds (track 6)
Alvin Stoller (1957-08-18) (track 7)
drums (drum set) [drums]:
Russell Kunkel (track 16)
bass guitar:
Nathan Watts (track 6)
trumpet:
Steve Madaio (track 6)
Raymond Maldonado (track 6)
Frank Beach (trombone, trumpet) (1957-08-18) (track 7)
membranophone:
Vusi Khumalo (track 5)
pedal steel guitar:
Demola Adepoju (track 5)
guitar:
Ben Bridges (track 6)
Michael Sembello (track 6)
Tony Rizzi (1957-08-18) (track 7)
bass:
Baghiti Khumalo (track 5)
Kenny Edwards (Bryndle/Stone Poneys/Linda Ronstadt) (track 16)
double bass:
Joe Mondragon (1957-08-18) (track 7)
electric guitar:
Dan Dugmore (track 16)
Waddy Wachtel (track 16)
percussion:
Makhaya Mahlangu (track 5)
alto saxophone:
Hank Redd (track 6)
piano:
Don Grolnick (track 16)
Paul Smith (Paul Thatcher Smith, jazz pianist, composer, arranger and bandleader) (1957-08-18) (track 7)
tenor saxophone:
Trevor Lawrence (70s-90s saxophonist & producer, father of Trevor Lawrence Jr.) (track 6)
trombone:
Buddy Childers (1957-08-18) (track 7)
French horn:
Vincent DeRosa (1957-08-18) (track 7)
additional composer:
additional engineer:
Mark Slagle (track 17)
arranger:
John Fogerty (track 17)
Stevie Wonder (track 6)
Judy Collins (track 8)
assistant engineer:
Mark Cobrin (track 5)
Steven Strassman (track 5)
Peter Thwaites (track 5)
background vocals:
Peter Asher (track 16)
Kenny Edwards (Bryndle/Stone Poneys/Linda Ronstadt) (track 16)
Waddy Wachtel (track 16)
composer:
Irving Berlin (track 19)
Chuck Berry (track 16)
John Fogerty (track 17)
George Gershwin (composer) (track 7)
Steve Goodman (folk musician) (track 11)
Earl Robinson (40s US folk artist) (track 2)
Stevie Wonder (track 6)
[anonymous] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 8)
Earl Brown (composer and arranger) (track 13)
Stephen Foster (composer) (track 9)
David Lynn Jones (track 4)
Curtis Mayfield (track 15)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (track 5)
Woody Guthrie (American singer-songwriter) (1940) (track 18)
Aaron Copland (composer) (1942) (track 1)
Bob Dylan (1962-04) (track 12)
Neil Diamond (1980) (track 3)
conductor:
Milt Okun (track 18)
Russell Garcia (1957-08-18) (track 7)
Leonard Bernstein (US composer & conductor) (1985-12-10) (track 1)
engineer:
Andy Bloch (track 3)
Roy Halee (track 5)
Ron Hitchcock (track 3)
Bill Lazerus (track 9)
Jeffrey Norman (track 17)
lead vocals:
John Fogerty (track 17)
Stevie Wonder (track 6)
James Taylor (singer-songwriter and guitarist) (1969-12) (track 9)
lyricist:
Irving Berlin (track 19)
Chuck Berry (track 16)
John Fogerty (track 17)
Steve Goodman (folk musician) (track 11)
Stevie Wonder (track 6)
Lewis Allan (track 2)
Earl Brown (composer and arranger) (track 13)
Stephen Foster (composer) (track 9)
Ira Gershwin (track 7)
Dorothy Kuhns (playwright) (track 7)
DuBose Heyward (track 7)
David Lynn Jones (track 4)
Curtis Mayfield (track 15)
John Newton (English poet) (track 8)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (track 5)
Woody Guthrie (American singer-songwriter) (1940) (track 18)
Bob Dylan (1962-04) (track 12)
Neil Diamond (1980) (track 3)
orchestra:
New York Philharmonic (1985-12-10) (track 1)
performer:
John Fogerty (track 17)
Tau Ea Matsekha (track 5)
Stevie Wonder (track 6)
producer:
Mark Abramson (track 8)
John Fogerty (track 17)
Bob Gaudio (track 3)
Albert B. Grossman (track 18)
Stevie Wonder (track 6)
Peter Asher (tracks 9, 16)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (track 5)
programming:
Stevie Wonder (track 6)
Charles Brewer (track 6)
John Fischbach (track 6)
recording engineer:
Val Garay (track 16)
Bill Schwartau (track 18)
vocals:
Judy Collins (track 8)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (track 5)
Louis Armstrong (1957-08-18) (track 7)
Ella Fitzgerald (1957-08-18) (track 7)
writer:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 8)
phonographic copyright by:
Warner Bros. Records (1958–2019; “WB” logo, with or without “records” beneath or on banner across) (1962) (track 18)
Elektra/Asylum Records (not for release label use! copyrights holder, distributor within the US) (1978) (track 16)
BMG Rights Management (US) LLC (not for release label use! file releases under its imprint "BMG Chrysalis") (2017) (track 17)
publisher:
Black Bull Music (track 6)
Chappell & Co. (track 7)
Jobete Music (track 6)
Rokstone Music Ltd (track 8)
Sony Music Publishing (worldwide except Japan, ended 1995) (track 12)
Universal Classics & Jazz (Japanese company - read the annotation before using!) (track 8)
Universal Music Publishing Group Japan (work publisher - do NOT use as a release label) (track 8)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (no slash; used 1988–1996) (track 7)
Warner/Chappell (track 7)
Warner/Chappell North America Limited (formerly incorporated as Marmalade Music Ltd., from 1968/09/19–1999/11/09) (track 7)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 15)
Ira Gershwin Music (1935) (track 7)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (1935) (track 7)
Warner/Chappell (1962 – 1990) (track 12)
Camad Music Company (1968 – ????) (track 15)
Paul Simon Music (1986) (track 5)
Special Rider Music (1990 –) (track 12)
mixed at:
recorded at:
David Geffen Hall (Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts) in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States (1985-12-10) (track 1)
sampled by:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 485) (track 5)
arrangements:
Amazing Grace (Mark O’Connor arrangement) (track 8)
Amazing Grace (Ernie Rettino/Debby Kerner Rettino arrangement) (track 8)
Amazing Grace (Mullaney and Abbott's arrangement of the hym, ~1972) (track 8)
Amazing Grace (John Rutter's arrangement of the popular hymn) (track 8)
Amazing Grace (arr. Daniel Lanois) (track 8)
Amazing Grace (arrangement by Himes of the hymn, for brass band) (track 8)
Amazing Grace (Justin Bolger, O.P. arrangement) (track 8)
Amazing Grace (for wind ensemble, Maldonado) (track 8)
Amazing Grace (Keith McCutchen's ~2005 arrangement of the hymn) (track 8)
Fanfare for the Common Man (EL&P arrangement) (track 1)
God Bless America (track 19)
Summertime (catch-all for arrangements) (track 7)
アメイジング・グレイス (Flute Ensemble Triptyque arrangement) (track 8)
cover recording of:
Back in the U.S.A. (track 16)
City of New Orleans (track 11)
God Bless America (track 19)
Oh! Susanna (1969-12) (track 9)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Alabama Song (track 9)
Alabama-Lied (Ich kam aus Alabama) (track 9)
Amazing Grace (Jonathan Richman’s version) (track 8)
Amazing Grace (My Chains Are Gone) (track 8)
Doin’ Time (track 7)
Grace Like Rain (track 8)
Liten og grønn (track 11)
Summertime (Rick Wakeman arrangement) (track 7)
The Banjo Song (track 9)
The Bones of You (track 7)
仁愛的心 (track 8)
later parody versions:
Fartin' in the Wind (track 12)
Pausenbottle (track 12)
later translated parody versions:
Tschibuti (track 7)
later translated versions:
Blowin’ in the Wind (Romani) (track 12)
C'est l'été (track 7)
Esta es tu tierra (track 18)
Esta tierra es tuya (track 18)
Fridenswuchelied (track 12)
Kiedy wieje wiatr (track 12)
Mae'n Wlad I Mi (track 18)
Pazudušais dēls (Latvian version of "City of New Orleans") (track 11)
Siglo Yn Y Gwynt (track 12)
Sommartid (track 7)
Summa is (track 7)
風に吹かれて (track 12)
later versions:
Amazing Grace (incl. 4th verse by Beecher-Stowe) (track 8)
Amazing Grace (Heinz Gietz's arrangement of the hymn, ~1979) (track 8)
New Yorker (track 12)
Oh Susanna (track 9)
Salut les amoureux (track 11)
live recording of:
Fanfare for the Common Man (1985-12-10) (track 1)
recording of:
Amazing Grace (popular hymn first published 1779, catch-all) (track 8)
Centerfield (track 17)
Graceland (track 5)
If I Can Dream (track 13)
Sir Duke (track 6)
This Is My Country (track 15)
Summertime (American songbook standard from 1935 opera Porgy and Bess) (1957-08-18) (track 7)
America (Neil Diamond song) (1980-10) (track 3)
referred to in medleys:
Waarheen, waarvoor (Mieke Telkamp song) (track 8)
Winter Hoedown (medley) (Mickey et la magie de l’hiver) (track 9)

Release

ASIN:US: B00000IXTD [info]