Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Butterfat 3:05
2 'way 'Cross Georgia 4:29
3 Duck Ankles 3:22
4 Funky Banana 3:20
5 The Whisperer 4:54
6 It Took a Long Time 3:33
7 Black Light 6:26
8 Blue Night 3:46
9 Flight 4:03

Credits

CD 1

violin:
Emile Charlap (tracks 7–9)
cello:
Charles McCracken (cellist) (tracks 7–9)
George Ricci (tracks 7–9)
Lucien Smith (tracks 7–9)
drums (drum set):
Steve Gadd (drummer) (tracks 7–9)
Rick Marotta (tracks 1, 3)
Chris Parker (American drummer) (tracks 1–9)
trumpet:
Randy Brecker (tracks 1–9)
viola:
Al Brown (viola) (tracks 7–9)
Harold Coletta (tracks 7–9)
Manny Vardi (tracks 7–9)
guitar:
Steve Khan (tracks 1–9)
bass:
Will Lee (US jazz/rock bassist) (tracks 1–9)
wind instruments:
Howard Johnson (tuba & baritone saxophone) (tracks 1–9)
double bass:
John Beal (bassist) (tracks 7–9)
Bob Daugherty (tracks 7–9)
electric guitar:
Joe Beck (guitar) (track 4)
Buzz Feiten (tracks 1–9)
percussion:
Ralph MacDonald (tracks 1–9)
José Madera (percussionist) (tracks 7–9)
Warren Smith (jazz percussionist) (tracks 7–9)
keyboard [keyboards]:
Don Grolnick (tracks 1–9)
alto saxophone:
David Sanborn (tracks 1–9)
tenor saxophone:
Mike Brecker (tracks 1–9)
congas:
Ralph MacDonald (tracks 7–9)
trombone:
Tom Malone (tracks 1–9)
French horn:
John Clark (flute & horn player) (track 2)
Peter Gordon (French hornist) (track 2)
arranger:
Randy Brecker (track 6)
Don Grolnick (track 5)
Howard Johnson (tuba & baritone saxophone) (track 2)
Dave Matthews (US jazz/bop keyboardist, pianist, and arranger) (tracks 1, 3–4, 7–9)
assistant engineer:
Sam Ginsberg (tracks 1–9)
concertmaster:
Lou Eley (tracks 7–9)
Paul Gershman (tracks 7–9)
Charles Libove (tracks 7–9)
Guy Lumia (tracks 7–9)
David Nadien (tracks 7–9)
Gene Orloff (tracks 7–9)
Max Pollikoff (tracks 7–9)
Matthew Raimondi (tracks 7–9)
engineer:
Don Hahn (engineer) (tracks 1–9)
producer:
John Court (tracks 1–9)
recorded at:
A&R Recording Studio (Third studio, 322 West 48th Street) in New York, New York, United States (tracks 1–9)

Release Group

included in:Original Album Series