Tracklist

Vinyl 1
# Title Rating Length
A1 White Rabbit
6:55
A2 Theme From Summer of '42
5:00
A3 Little Train
5:40
B1 California Dreaming
7:15
B2 El Mar
11:00

Credits

Vinyl 1

acoustic guitar:
Jay Berliner (1971-11) (tracks A1–B2)
Earl Klugh (1971-11) (track B2)
clarinet:
George Marge (1971-11) (tracks A1–B2)
Romeo Penque (1971-11) (tracks A1–B2)
oboe:
Phil Bodner (Woodwind player) (1971-11) (tracks A1–B2)
George Marge (1971-11) (tracks A1–B2)
Romeo Penque (1971-11) (tracks A1–B2)
trumpet:
John Frosk (1971-11) (tracks A2–B1)
Al Rubin (1971-11) (tracks A1–B2)
cor anglais:
Phil Bodner (Woodwind player) (1971-11) (tracks A1–B2)
George Marge (1971-11) (tracks A1–B2)
Romeo Penque (1971-11) (tracks A1–B2)
membranophone:
Billy Cobham (1971-11) (tracks A1–B2)
bassoon:
Jane Taylor (bassoonist) (1971-11) (tracks A1–B2)
flute:
Phil Bodner (Woodwind player) (1971-11) (tracks A1–B2)
Hubert Laws (1971-11) (tracks A2–B2)
George Marge (1971-11) (tracks A1–B2)
guitar:
George Benson (jazz guitarist/singer) (1971-11) (tracks A1–B2)
bass:
Ron Carter (US jazz double-bassist) (1971-11) (tracks A1–B2)
electric piano:
Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (1971-11) (tracks A1–B2)
vibraphone:
Phil Kraus (1971-11) (tracks A2–B2)
vibraphone [vibes]:
Phil Kraus (1971-11) (track A1)
percussion:
Phil Kraus (1971-11) (tracks A2–B2)
Airto Moreira (percussionist) (1971-11) (tracks A1–B2)
percussion and vibraphone:
Phil Kraus (1971-11) (track A1)
bass clarinet:
Romeo Penque (1971-11) (tracks A1–B2)
alto flute:
Phil Bodner (Woodwind player) (1971-11) (tracks A1–B2)
Hubert Laws (1971-11) (tracks A1–B2)
George Marge (1971-11) (tracks A1–B2)
Romeo Penque (1971-11) (tracks A1–B2)
piccolo:
Hubert Laws (1971-11) (tracks A1–B2)
harp:
Gloria Agostini (Harp) (1971-11) (tracks A1–B2)
baritone horn:
Wayne Andre (1971-11) (tracks A1–B2)
trombone:
Wayne Andre (1971-11) (tracks A1–B2)
French horn:
Jim Buffington (American jazz, studio, and classical hornist) (1971-11) (tracks A1–B2)
flugelhorn:
John Frosk (1971-11) (tracks A1–B2)
Al Rubin (1971-11) (tracks A1–B2)
arranger:
Don Sebesky (tracks A1–B2)
composer:
George Benson (jazz guitarist/singer) (track B2)
Michel Legrand (track A2)
Grace Slick (track A1)
conductor:
Don Sebesky (1971-11) (track A1)
engineer:
Rudy van Gelder (1971-11) (tracks A1–B2)
lyricist:
Grace Slick (track A1)
producer:
Creed Taylor (tracks A1–B2)
solo trumpet:
John Frosk (1971-11) (tracks A1, B2)
solo flute:
Hubert Laws (1971-11) (track A1)
vocals:
Airto Moreira (percussionist) (1971-11) (tracks A1–B2)
writer:
John Phillips (The Mamas & The Papas) (track B1)
Michelle Phillips (track B1)
publisher:
Irving Music, Inc. (track A1)
MCA Music Publishing (renamed since c. 1996 as Universal Music Publishing Group) (track B1)
Richt & Slezak OHG (track B1)
Trousdale Music (track B1)
recorded at:
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1971-11) (tracks A1–B2)
cover recording of:
California Dreamin’ (1971-11) (track B1)
The Summer Knows (Summer of ’42; instrumental version) (1971-11) (track A2)
White Rabbit (1971-11) (track A1)
later parody versions:
Riley Martin Dreaming (parody for Riley Martin) (track B1)
later translated versions:
Alice im Wunderland (track A1)
California Dreaming (track B1)
Cwympo Mae Y Dail (track B1)
Kalajoen hiekat (track B1)
La Terre promise (California Dreamin') (track B1)
White Rabbit (Arabic) (track A1)
later versions:
The Summer Knows (Summer of ’42; with lyrics) (track A2)
recording of:
El Mar (1971-11) (track B2)
referred to in medleys:
More Stars ("More Stars" (12" Mix) - 11:53) (track B1)

Release

producer:Creed Taylor
arranger:Don Sebesky
engineer:Rudy van Gelder