Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 The Sweet Time Suite: Part I: Opening
2:20
2 The Sweet Time Suite: Part II: For H. / Part III: For Jan
10:09
3 The Sweet Time Suite: Part IV: For P.A.
9:26
4 The Sweet Time Suite: Part V: Know Where You Are
5:36
5 The Sweet Time Suite: Part VI: Consolation
9:20
6 The Sweet Time Suite: Part VII: Freddy C / Part VIII: Closing
12:53
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Sophie
8:50
2 Sea Lady
8:33
3 Gentle Piece
8:51
4 Trio
4:01
5 Duet I
2:41
6 Duet II
2:23
7 Duet III
3:05
8 Trio
5:44
9 By Myself
10:33

Credits

CD 1

trumpet:
Alan Downey (trumpet) (tracks 1–6)
Ian Hamer (tracks 1–6)
Henry Lowther (tracks 1–6)
Derek Watkins (trumpeter) (tracks 1–6)
Kenny Wheeler (tracks 1–6)
woodwind:
Stan Sulzmann (tracks 1–6)
membranophone:
Peter Erskine (tracks 1–6)
guitar:
John Abercrombie (tracks 1–6)
bass:
Dave Holland (British jazz bassist and composer) (tracks 1–6)
saxophone:
Julian Argüelles (tracks 1–6)
Duncan Lamont (tracks 1–6)
Evan Parker (tracks 1–6)
Ray Warleigh (tracks 1–6)
piano:
John Taylor (British jazz pianist) (tracks 1–6)
trombone:
Hugh Fraser (trombonist, pianist and composer) (tracks 1–6)
David Horler (trombone) (tracks 1–6)
Chris Pyne (tracks 1–6)
Paul Rutherford (Jazz trombonist) (tracks 1–6)
flugelhorn:
Kenny Wheeler (tracks 1–6)
composer:
Kenny Wheeler (tracks 1–6, 6)
producer:
Manfred Eicher (tracks 1–6)
recording engineer:
Jan Erik Kongshaug (1990-01) (tracks 1–6)
solo membranophone:
Peter Erskine (track 6)
solo guitar:
John Abercrombie (track 4)
solo bass:
Dave Holland (British jazz bassist and composer) (tracks 3, 6)
solo alto saxophone:
Ray Warleigh (track 5)
solo piano:
John Taylor (British jazz pianist) (track 4)
solo tenor saxophone:
Duncan Lamont (track 6)
Evan Parker (track 3)
Stan Sulzmann (track 2)
solo trombone:
Paul Rutherford (Jazz trombonist) (track 6)
solo flugelhorn:
Kenny Wheeler (tracks 2, 6)
solo valve trombone:
David Horler (trombone) (track 2)
vocals:
Norma Winstone (tracks 1–6)
part of:
The Sweet Time Suite (tracks 1–6, 6)
recording of:

CD 2

trumpet:
Alan Downey (trumpet) (tracks 1–3)
Ian Hamer (tracks 1–3)
Henry Lowther (tracks 1–3)
Derek Watkins (trumpeter) (tracks 1–3)
Kenny Wheeler (tracks 1–3)
woodwind:
Stan Sulzmann (tracks 1–3)
membranophone:
Peter Erskine (tracks 1–9)
guitar:
John Abercrombie (tracks 1–3, 9)
bass:
Dave Holland (British jazz bassist and composer) (tracks 1–4, 8–9)
saxophone:
Julian Argüelles (tracks 1–3)
Duncan Lamont (tracks 1–3)
Evan Parker (tracks 1–3)
Ray Warleigh (tracks 1–3)
piano:
John Taylor (British jazz pianist) (tracks 1–3, 5–7, 9)
trombone:
Hugh Fraser (trombonist, pianist and composer) (tracks 1–3)
David Horler (trombone) (tracks 1–3)
Chris Pyne (tracks 1–3)
Paul Rutherford (Jazz trombonist) (tracks 1–3)
flugelhorn:
Kenny Wheeler (tracks 1–4, 8–9)
producer:
Manfred Eicher (tracks 1–9)
recording engineer:
Jan Erik Kongshaug (1990-01) (tracks 1–9)
solo soprano saxophone:
Evan Parker (track 2)
solo flute:
Stan Sulzmann (track 2)
solo guitar:
John Abercrombie (track 2)
solo bass:
Dave Holland (British jazz bassist and composer) (track 3)
solo alto saxophone:
Ray Warleigh (track 3)
solo piano:
John Taylor (British jazz pianist) (track 3)
solo baritone saxophone:
Julian Argüelles (track 1)
solo trombone:
Chris Pyne (track 1)
solo flugelhorn:
Kenny Wheeler (tracks 1, 3)
vocals:
Norma Winstone (tracks 1–3)