Tracklist

SHM-SACD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Breezin’ 5:40
2 This Masquerade 8:03
3 Six to Four 5:06
4 Affirmation 7:01
5 So This Is Love? 7:03
6 Lady 5:49

Credits

SHM-SACD 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)
Phil Upchurch (track 3)
Bobby Womack (track 1)
Leon Russell (track 2)
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

art direction:Ed Thrasher
photography:Mario Casilli
liner notes:金澤寿和 (reissue/compilation producer)
Al Young (US poet, novelist, professor)
mastering:Doug Sax
design:Peter Palombi
manufactured by and distributed by:Warner Music Japan Inc. (holding company - file no releases here!)
mastered at:The Mastering Lab (Hollywood, 1967-2008) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/release/8004763 [info]
ASIN:JP: B004V6V2YW [info]