Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Breezin’
5:41
2 This Masquerade
8:04
3 Six to Four
5:11
4 Affirmation
6:59
5 So This Is Love?
7:04
6 Lady
5:56

Credits

CD 1

drums (drum set):
Harvey Mason (jazz drummer) (1976-01-06 – 1976-01-08) (tracks 1–6)
bass guitar and guitar [rhythm guitar]:
Phil Upchurch (1976-01-06 – 1976-01-08) (track 1)
Clavinet and piano:
Jorge Dalto (1976-01-06 – 1976-01-08) (track 1)
guitar:
George Benson (jazz guitarist/singer) (1976-01-06 – 1976-01-08) (tracks 2–6)
Phil Upchurch (1976-01-06 – 1976-01-08) (tracks 2–6)
guitar [lead guitar]:
George Benson (jazz guitarist/singer) (1976-01-06 – 1976-01-08) (track 1)
electric piano:
Ronnie Foster (1976-01-06 – 1976-01-08) (tracks 2–6)
electric piano and Minimoog [mini-moog]:
Ronnie Foster (1976-01-06 – 1976-01-08) (track 1)
percussion:
Ralph MacDonald (1976-01-06 – 1976-01-08) (tracks 1–6)
piano:
Jorge Dalto (1976-01-06 – 1976-01-08) (tracks 2–6)
assistant engineer:
Don Henderson (engineer) (tracks 1–6)
assistant producer:
Noel Newbolt (tracks 1–6)
composer:
George Benson (jazz guitarist/singer) (track 5)
José Feliciano (track 4)
Ronnie Foster (track 6)
Leon Russell (track 2)
Phil Upchurch (track 3)
Bobby Womack (track 1)
conductor:
Claus Ogerman (1976-01-06 – 1976-01-08) (tracks 1–6)
lyricist:
Leon Russell (track 2)
mixer:
Al Schmitt (tracks 1–6)
orchestrator:
Claus Ogerman (tracks 1–6)
producer:
Tommy LiPuma (tracks 1–6)
recording engineer:
Al Schmitt (1976-01-06 – 1976-01-08) (tracks 1–6)
vocals:
George Benson (jazz guitarist/singer) (1976-01-06 – 1976-01-08) (track 2)
phonographic copyright by:
Warner Bros. Records Inc. (not for release label use, company behind the “WB Records” imprint) (1976) (tracks 1–6)
publisher:
ABKCO Music, Inc. (this is a music publisher; for release labels, please use "ABKCO") (track 1)
Communicated Music Co. (tracks 5–6)
J&H Pub. Co. (track 4)
Reservoir 416 (track 2)
Tracebob Music Co. (track 1)
Unart Music Corp. ( – ????) (track 1)
ミュージック・セールス (Japan, subsidiary of Shinko Music Entertainment) (track 2)
ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (tracks 1–2)
mixed at:
Capitol Studios (Hollywood, CA) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (tracks 1–6)
recorded at:
Capitol Studios (Hollywood, CA) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1976-01-06 – 1976-01-08) (tracks 1–6)
edits:
This Masquerade (7" single) by George Benson (track 2)
cover recording of:
Affirmation (1976-01-06 – 1976-01-08) (track 4)
This Masquerade (1976-01-06 – 1976-01-08) (track 2)
recording of:
Breezin’ (Bobby Womack composition) (1976-01-06 – 1976-01-08) (track 1)
Lady (1976-01-06 – 1976-01-08) (track 6)
Six to Four (1976-01-06 – 1976-01-08) (track 3)
So This Is Love (1976-01-06 – 1976-01-08) (track 5)

Release

design:Peter Palombi
mastering:Doug Sax
art direction:Ed Thrasher
photography:Mario Casilli
liner notes:Al Young (US poet, novelist, professor)
mastered at:The Mastering Lab (Hollywood, 1967-2008) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States
ASIN:US: B000002KHU [info]
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/release/1917638 [info]