Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Angel
4:12
2 Crosstown Traffic / Little Miss Lover
6:34
3 Castles Made of Sand / Foxey Lady
11:27
4 Up From the Skies
9:19
5 1983... (A Merman I Should Turn to Be)
7:31
6 Voodoo Chile
5:03
7 Gypsy Eyes
3:42
8 Little Wing
5:34
9 Up From the Skies
9:54

Credits

Medium 1

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1974-06-12) (tracks 2, 6)
New York, New York, United States (1974-06-13) (tracks 1, 3, 5)
clarinet:
Howard Johnson (tuba & baritone saxophone) (tracks 1–3, 5–7)
drums (drum set):
Bruce Ditmas (1974-06-11) (tracks 4, 9)
Bruce Ditmas (1974-06-12) (tracks 2, 6–7)
Bruce Ditmas (1974-06-13) (tracks 1, 3, 5)
Tony Williams (American jazz drummer) (1975-03 – 1975-06) (track 8)
reeds:
Howard Johnson (tuba & baritone saxophone) (1975-03 – 1975-06) (track 8)
trumpet:
Hannibal Marvin Peterson (1974-06-11) (tracks 4, 9)
Lew Soloff (1974-06-11) (tracks 4, 9)
Hannibal Marvin Peterson (1974-06-12) (tracks 2, 6–7)
Lew Soloff (1974-06-12) (tracks 2, 6–7)
Hannibal Marvin Peterson (1974-06-13) (tracks 1, 3, 5)
Lew Soloff (1974-06-13) (tracks 1, 3, 5)
woodwind:
Billy Harper (1974-06-11) (tracks 4, 9)
Trevor Koehler (1974-06-11) (tracks 4, 9)
David Sanborn (1974-06-11) (tracks 4, 9)
Billy Harper (1974-06-12) (tracks 2, 6–7)
Trevor Koehler (1974-06-12) (tracks 2, 6)
David Sanborn (1974-06-12) (tracks 2, 6–7)
Billy Harper (1974-06-13) (tracks 1, 3, 5)
Trevor Koehler (1974-06-13) (tracks 1, 3, 5)
David Sanborn (1974-06-13) (tracks 1, 3, 5)
George Adams (1975-03 – 1975-06) (track 8)
Billy Harper (1975-03 – 1975-06) (track 8)
David Sanborn (1975-03 – 1975-06) (track 8)
membranophone:
Bruce Ditmas (tracks 1–3, 5–7)
synthesizer:
Pete Levin (American jazz keyboardist, composer and horn player) (tracks 1–3, 5–7)
flute and saxophone:
Tom "Bones" Malone (tracks 1–3, 5–7)
flute and tenor saxophone:
Billy Harper (tracks 1–3, 5–7)
guitar:
John Abercrombie (tracks 1–3, 5–7)
Ryo Kawasaki (guitar) (tracks 1–3, 5–7)
Keith Loving (guitarist) (1974-06-11) (tracks 4, 9)
Keith Loving (guitarist) (1974-06-12) (tracks 2, 6–7)
Keith Loving (guitarist) (1974-06-13) (tracks 1, 3, 5)
bass:
Michael Moore (Bass player) (1974-06-11) (tracks 4, 9)
Don Pate (1974-06-11) (tracks 4, 9)
Michael Moore (Bass player) (1974-06-12) (tracks 2, 6–7)
Don Pate (1974-06-12) (tracks 2, 6–7)
Michael Moore (Bass player) (1974-06-13) (tracks 1, 3, 5)
Don Pate (1974-06-13) (tracks 1, 3, 5)
bass [electric bass]:
Herb Bushler (1975-03 – 1975-06) (track 8)
electric piano and synthesizer:
David Horowitz (tracks 1–3, 5–7)
wind instruments:
Tom Malone (1974-06-11) (tracks 4, 9)
Howard Johnson (tuba & baritone saxophone) (1974-06-12) (tracks 2, 6–7)
Tom Malone (1974-06-12) (tracks 2, 6–7)
Tom Malone (1974-06-13) (tracks 1, 3, 5)
electric guitar:
John Abercrombie (1974-06-11) (tracks 4, 9)
Ryo Kawasaki (guitar) (1974-06-11) (tracks 4, 9)
John Abercrombie (1974-06-12) (tracks 2, 6–7)
Ryo Kawasaki (guitar) (1974-06-12) (tracks 2, 6–7)
John Abercrombie (1974-06-13) (tracks 1, 3, 5)
Ryo Kawasaki (guitar) (1974-06-13) (tracks 1, 3, 5)
Ryo Kawasaki (guitar) (1975-03 – 1975-06) (track 8)
brass:
Ernie Royal (1975-03 – 1975-06) (track 8)
Lew Soloff (1975-03 – 1975-06) (track 8)
percussion:
Sue Evans (1974-06-11) (tracks 4, 9)
Warren Smith,Jr (jazz percussionist) (1974-06-11) (tracks 4, 9)
Sue Evans (1974-06-12) (tracks 2, 6–7)
Warren Smith,Jr (jazz percussionist) (1974-06-12) (tracks 2, 6–7)
Susan Evans (1974-06-13) (tracks 1, 3, 5)
Warren Smith,Jr (jazz percussionist) (1974-06-13) (tracks 1, 3, 5)
Bruce Ditmas (1975-03 – 1975-06) (track 8)
Sue Evans (1975-03 – 1975-06) (track 8)
Warren Smith (jazz percussionist) (1975-03 – 1975-06) (track 8)
keyboard:
Gil Evans (1974-06-11) (tracks 4, 9)
Gil Evans (1974-06-12) (tracks 2, 6–7)
Gil Evans (1974-06-13) (tracks 1, 3, 5)
keyboard [keyboards]:
David Horowitz (1974-06-12) (tracks 2, 6)
David Horowitz (1974-06-13) (tracks 1, 3, 5)
saxophone:
Trevor Koehler (tracks 1, 3, 5)
Trevor Koehler (1974-06-12) (tracks 2, 6–7)
David Sanborn (1974-06-12) (tracks 2, 6)
David Sanborn (1974-06-13) (tracks 1, 3, 5)
piano:
Gil Evans (track 7)
Gil Evans (1974-06-12) (tracks 2, 6)
Gil Evans (1974-06-13) (tracks 1, 3, 5)
Gil Evans (1975-03 – 1975-06) (track 8)
alto flute and soprano saxophone:
David Sanborn (tracks 1–3, 5–7)
tuba:
Howard Johnson (tuba & baritone saxophone) (1975-03 – 1975-06) (track 8)
Bob Stewart (tuba) (1975-03 – 1975-06) (track 8)
congas and membranophone:
Sue Evans (tracks 1–3, 5–7)
trombone:
Joe Daley (brass) (1975-03 – 1975-06) (track 8)
French horn:
Peter Gordon (French Horn) (1974-06-11) (tracks 4, 9)
Peter Gordon (French Horn) (1974-06-12) (tracks 2, 6–7)
Peter Gordon (French Horn) (1974-06-13) (tracks 1, 3, 5)
John Clark (flute & horn player) (1975-03 – 1975-06) (track 8)
Peter Gordon (French Horn) (1975-03 – 1975-06) (track 8)
Pete Levin (American jazz keyboardist, composer and horn player) (1975-03 – 1975-06) (track 8)
arranger:
Gil Evans (tracks 1–3, 5–6)
composer:
Jimi Hendrix (tracks 1–3, 3, 5–6, 8)
conductor:
Gil Evans (1974-06-11) (tracks 4, 9)
Gil Evans (1974-06-12) (tracks 2, 6–7)
Gil Evans (1974-06-13) (tracks 1, 3, 5)
engineer:
Gus Mossler (tracks 1–9)
Bob Simpson (US jazz engineer/producer) (tracks 1–3, 5–6)
lyricist:
Jimi Hendrix (tracks 1–3, 3, 5–6, 8)
mixer:
Ray Hall (engineer) (track 8)
Dick Baxter (1974) (tracks 1–3, 5–6)
Bob Simpson (US jazz engineer/producer) (1974) (tracks 1–3, 5–6)
orchestra:
The Gil Evans Orchestra (1974-06-12) (tracks 2, 6)
The Gil Evans Orchestra (1974-06-13) (tracks 1, 3, 5)
producer:
Gil Evans (tracks 1–7, 9)
Mike Lipskin (tracks 1–3, 5–6)
remixer:
Tony May (Engineer) (tracks 1–7, 9)
vocals:
Hannibal Marvin Peterson (1974-06-12) (track 2)
phonographic copyright by:
Sony Music Entertainment (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America since Oct 1, 2008; operates worldwide except in JP) (tracks 1–3, 5–6)
publisher:
Experience Hendrix (track 3)
Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–present) (tracks 3, 8)
recorded at:
RCA Studio B (New York) in New York, New York, United States (1974-06-11) (tracks 4, 9)
RCA Studio B (New York) in New York, New York, United States (1974-06-12) (tracks 2, 6–7)
RCA Studio B (New York) in New York, New York, United States (1974-06-13) (tracks 1, 3, 5)
RCA Studio B (New York) in New York, New York, United States (1975-03 – 1975-06) (track 8)
cover recording of:
Crosstown Traffic (1974-06-12) (track 2)
Voodoo Chile (1974-06-12) (track 6)
Angel (1974-06-13) (track 1)
Little Wing (1975-03 – 1975-06) (track 8)
is the basis for:
partial cover recording of:
Foxy Lady (1974-06-13) (track 3)
partial recording of:
Castles Made of Sand (1974-06-13) (track 3)