Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Earth Tones
12:25
2 Passion Flower
5:34
3 Mister Magic
9:03
4 Black Frost
6:06
5 The Sea Lion
5:57
6 Moonstreams
5:56
7 Knucklehead
7:53
8 It Feels So Good
8:14
9 Hydra
9:09

Credits

CD 1

violin:
Max Ellen (1974-11) (tracks 1–4)
Paul Gershman (1974-11) (tracks 1–4)
Harry Glickman (1974-11) (tracks 1–4)
Harold Kohon (1974-11) (tracks 1–4)
Harry Lookofsky (1974-11) (tracks 1–4)
Joe Malin (1974-11) (tracks 1–4)
David Nadien (1974-11) (tracks 1–4)
Matthew Raimondi (1974-11) (tracks 1–4)
cello:
Charles McCracken (1974-11) (tracks 1–4)
Alan Shulman (cellist and composer) (1974-11) (tracks 1–4)
trumpet:
Jon Faddis (1974-11) (tracks 1–4)
Marvin Stamm (1974-11) (tracks 1–4)
viola:
Al Brown (viola) (1974-11) (tracks 1–4)
Manny Vardi (1974-11) (tracks 1–4)
drums:
Harvey Mason (jazz drummer) (1974-11) (tracks 1–4)
soprano saxophone:
Grover Washington, Jr. (1974-11) (tracks 1–4)
guitar:
Eric Gale (1974-11) (tracks 1–4)
Eric Gale (1975-05 – 1975-07) (tracks 5–9)
bass:
Gary King (bass) (1974-11) (tracks 2–4)
Phil Upchurch (1974-11) (track 1)
electric piano:
Bob James (US jazz keyboardist, arranger and producer) (1974-11) (tracks 1–4)
percussion:
Ralph MacDonald (1974-11) (tracks 1–4)
Ralph MacDonald (1975-05 – 1975-07) (tracks 5–9)
keyboard [keyboards]:
Bob James (US jazz keyboardist, arranger and producer) (1975-05 – 1975-07) (tracks 5–9)
alto saxophone:
Grover Washington, Jr. (1974-11) (tracks 1–4)
saxophone:
Grover Washington, Jr. (1975-05 – 1975-07) (tracks 5–9)
piano:
Bob James (US jazz keyboardist, arranger and producer) (1974-11) (tracks 1–4)
baritone saxophone:
Phil Bodner (Woodwind player) (1974-11) (tracks 1–4)
bass trombone:
Tony Studd (1974-11) (tracks 1–4)
tenor saxophone:
Jerry Dodgion (1974-11) (tracks 1–4)
Grover Washington, Jr. (1974-11) (tracks 1–4)
trombone:
Wayne Andre (1974-11) (tracks 1–4)
flugelhorn:
Jon Faddis (1974-11) (tracks 1–4)
Marvin Stamm (1974-11) (tracks 1–4)
arranger:
Bob James (US jazz keyboardist, arranger and producer) (tracks 1–9)
Joe Lovano (track 2)
composer:
Ralph MacDonald (tracks 3, 8)
William Salter (tracks 3, 8)
Billy Strayhorn (track 2)
Grover Washington, Jr. (tracks 4, 6–7, 9)
Bob James (US jazz keyboardist, arranger and producer) (tracks 1, 4–5)
conductor:
Bob James (US jazz keyboardist, arranger and producer) (1974-11) (tracks 1–4)
engineer:
Rudy van Gelder (1974-11) (tracks 1–4)
producer:
Creed Taylor (tracks 1–9)
recording engineer:
Rudy van Gelder (1975-05 – 1975-07) (tracks 5–9)
publisher:
Tempo Music Inc (track 2)
recorded at:
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1974-11) (tracks 1–4)
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1975-05 – 1975-07) (tracks 5–9)
edits:
Black Frost (7" single) by Grover Washington, Jr. (track 4)
Mister Magic (7" single) by Grover Washington, Jr. (track 3)
mash-ups:
sampled by:
Check the Rhime (LP version) by A Tribe Called Quest (track 9)
Fed Up (explicit) by House of Pain (track 9)
Life's a Bitch by Nas feat. AZ (track 4)
Rap is sucs by A-Rühm feat. True Heads (track 7)
Slicker Than Most by Guru (track 8)
Underground by EPMD (track 9)
cover recording of:
Passion Flower (1974-11) (track 2)
recording of:
Black Frost (1974-11) (track 4)
Earth Tones (1974-11) (track 1)
Mister Magic (Mr. Magic) (1974-11) (track 3)
Hydra (1975-05 – 1975-07) (track 9)
It Feels So Good (Feels So Good) (1975-05 – 1975-07) (track 8)
Knucklehead (Knuckle Head) (1975-05 – 1975-07) (track 7)
Moonstreams (1975-05 – 1975-07) (track 6)
The Sea Lion (1975-05 – 1975-07) (track 5)