Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Also Sprach Zarathustra
Eumir Deodato 9:00
2 White Rabbit
George Benson 6:58
3 First Light
Freddie Hubbard 11:07
4 The Rite of Spring
Hubert Laws 9:00
5 Blues Farm
Ron Carter 8:02
6 Song of the Wind
Joe Farrell 6:00
7 What a Diff'rence a Day Makes
Esther Phillips 4:33
8 Higher Ground
Johnny “Hammond” Smith 10:34
9 Corazon
Hank Crawford 6:05

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Jay Berliner (1971-11) (track 2)
clarinet:
George Marge (1971-11) (track 2)
Romeo Penque (1971-11) (track 2)
oboe:
Phil Bodner (Woodwind player) (1971-11) (track 2)
George Marge (1971-11) (track 2)
Romeo Penque (1971-11) (track 2)
trumpet:
Al Rubin (1971-11) (track 2)
English horn:
Phil Bodner (Woodwind player) (1971-11) (track 2)
George Marge (1971-11) (track 2)
Romeo Penque (1971-11) (track 2)
woodwind:
Joe Farrell (1970-07-01 – 1970-07-02) (track 6)
membranophone:
Jack DeJohnette (1970-07-01 – 1970-07-02) (track 6)
Billy Cobham (1971-11) (track 2)
bassoon:
Jane Taylor (bassoonist) (1971-11) (track 2)
flute:
Phil Bodner (Woodwind player) (1971-11) (track 2)
George Marge (1971-11) (track 2)
guitar:
John McLaughlin (guitarist) (1970-07-01 – 1970-07-02) (track 6)
George Benson (jazz guitarist/singer) (1971-11) (track 2)
bass:
Dave Holland (British jazz bassist and composer) (1970-07-01 – 1970-07-02) (track 6)
Ron Carter (US jazz double-bassist) (1971-11) (track 2)
electric piano:
Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (1971-11) (track 2)
vibraphone [vibes]:
Phil Kraus (1971-11) (track 2)
percussion:
Airto Moreira (percussionist) (1971-11) (track 2)
percussion and vibraphone:
Phil Kraus (1971-11) (track 2)
piano:
Chick Corea (1970-07-01 – 1970-07-02) (track 6)
bass clarinet:
Romeo Penque (1971-11) (track 2)
alto flute:
Phil Bodner (Woodwind player) (1971-11) (track 2)
Hubert Laws (1971-11) (track 2)
George Marge (1971-11) (track 2)
Romeo Penque (1971-11) (track 2)
piccolo:
Hubert Laws (1971-11) (track 2)
harp:
Gloria Agostini (Harp) (1971-11) (track 2)
baritone horn:
Wayne Andre (1971-11) (track 2)
trombone:
Wayne Andre (1971-11) (track 2)
French horn:
Jim Buffington (1971-11) (track 2)
flugelhorn:
John Frosk (1971-11) (track 2)
Al Rubin (1971-11) (track 2)
arranger:
Eumir Deodato (track 1)
Don Sebesky (track 2)
composer:
María Grever (track 7)
Richard Strauss (German composer) (track 1)
Stevie Wonder (track 8)
Grace Slick (track 2)
conductor:
Don Sebesky (1971-11) (track 2)
engineer:
Rudy van Gelder (tracks 6–7)
Rudy van Gelder (1971-11) (track 2)
lyricist:
Stevie Wonder (track 8)
Stanley Adams (US lyricist & songwriter) (track 7)
Grace Slick (track 2)
producer:
Creed Taylor (tracks 2, 6–7)
solo trumpet:
John Frosk (1971-11) (track 2)
solo flute:
Hubert Laws (1971-11) (track 2)
vocals:
Esther Phillips (Little Esther) (track 7)
Airto Moreira (percussionist) (1971-11) (track 2)
publisher:
Black Bull Music (track 8)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 7)
Irving Music, Inc. (track 2)
Maurice Music (track 7)
recorded at:
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1970-07-01 – 1970-07-02) (track 6)
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1971-11) (track 2)
cover recording of:
Higher Ground (track 8)
White Rabbit (1971-11) (track 2)
later translated versions:
White Rabbit (Arabic) (track 2)
recording of:
Also sprach Zarathustra (2001) (arr. Deodato) (track 1)
translated version of:
version of: