Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Beyond the Mirage
7:20
2 Shaking the Spirits
6:31
3 Vizzini
4:56
4 In My Mother's Eyes (Memory of Teresa)
4:42
5 The Infinite Desire
5:29
6 Invention of the Monsters
3:06
7 Istanbul
8:01
8 Azzura
2:55
9 Big Sky Azzura
6:07
10 Race With Devil on Turkish Highway
4:05
11 Valentina
4:47
12 The Infinite Desire
5:27

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Al Di Meola (tracks 4–5)
acoustic guitar and electric guitar:
Al Di Meola (tracks 1, 10)
acoustic guitar, cymbals and percussion:
Al Di Meola (track 12)
acoustic guitar, cymbals, electric guitar, guitar and marimba:
Al Di Meola (track 3)
acoustic guitar, cymbals, percussion and synthesizer:
Al Di Meola (track 2)
acoustic guitar, electric guitar and percussion:
Al Di Meola (track 9)
acoustic guitar, electric guitar, finger cymbals, harp and percussion:
Al Di Meola (track 7)
violin:
Kabuli Nitasa (track 1)
strings:
Mario Parmisano (track 1)
drums:
Ernie Adams (US jazz drummer) (tracks 6, 9)
Peter Erskine (tracks 3, 7)
guitar and synthesizer:
Al Di Meola (track 8)
bass:
John Patitucci (track 1)
bass, electric guitar, guitar and synthesizer:
Al Di Meola (track 11)
double bass:
Tom Kennedy (US double-bass and electric bass player) (tracks 3, 6, 8–9)
John Patitucci (tracks 4–5, 12)
electric guitar:
Al Di Meola (track 6)
Steve Vai (track 10)
percussion:
Gumbi Ortiz (tracks 1, 10)
keyboard:
Rachel Z (tracks 1–5, 7, 10–12)
keyboard and piano:
Mario Parmisano (tracks 6, 9)
piano:
Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (track 7)
piano and synthesizer:
Mario Parmisano (track 8)
arranger:
Al Di Meola (tracks 1–12)
assistant engineer:
Brian Garten (tracks 1–3, 5–9, 12)
Henry Hophsker (tracks 1–3, 5–9, 12)
Henry Nophsker (tracks 1–12)
Jamie Siegel (tracks 1–3, 5–9, 12)
John Wydrycs (tracks 1–3, 5–9, 12)
co-producer:
Hernan Romero (tracks 1–12)
Henry Nophsker (track 10)
engineer:
Frank Filipetti (tracks 1–12)
ゴウ・ホトダ (tracks 1–3, 5–9, 12)
Spyros Poulos (tracks 1–12)
executive producer:
Robert Woods (classical producer) (tracks 1–12)
lyricist:
Pino Daniele (track 12)
producer:
Al Di Meola (tracks 1–12)
vocals:
Pino Daniele (track 12)
Layla Francesca (track 2)
Oriana Di Meola (track 2)
Kabuli Nitasa (track 1)
recording of:
The Infinite Desire (track 12)

Release Group

Allmusic: http://www.allmusic.com/album/mw0000038719 [info]
Wikidata: Q7741963 [info]
Wikipedia: en: The Infinite Desire [info]