Annotation

This is the original 3xLP set released in 1980.

Annotation last modified on 2011-05-21 17:28 UTC.

Tracklist

Vinyl 1: The Past: Collectibles of the Early Years
# Title Rating Length
1 The Song is You 2:39
2 But Not for Me 3:50
3 I Had the Craziest Dream 3:13
4 It Had to Be You 3:53
5 Let's Face the Music and Dance 2:50
6 Street of Dreams 3:32
7 My Shining Hour 3:21
8 All of You 1:42
9 More Than You Know 2:22
10 They All Laughed 2:49
Vinyl 2: The Present: Some Very Good Years
# Title Rating Length
1 You and Me (We Wanted It All) 4:13
2 Just the Way You Are 3:32
3 Something 4:47
4 MacArthur Park 2:51
5 Theme From New York, New York 4.6 3:26
6 Summer Me, Winter Me 4:06
7 Song Sung Blue 2:51
8 For the Good Times 4:47
9 Love Me Tender 3:39
10 That's What God Looks Like 2:58
Vinyl 3: The Future: Reflections on the Future in Three Tenses
# Title Rating Length
1 What Time Does the Next Miracle Leave? 10:44
2 World War None! 4 4:27
3 The Future 4:05
4 The Future (continued): "I've Been There" 3:33
5 The Future (conclusion): "Song Without Words" 6:00
6 Finale: Before the Music Ends 9:46

Credits

Vinyl 1: The Past: Collectibles of the Early Years

recorded in:
Los Angeles, California, United States (1979-07-17) (track 3)
Los Angeles, California, United States (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Los Angeles, California, United States (1979-09-17) (tracks 7–9)
Los Angeles, California, United States (1979-09-18) (tracks 1–2, 6, 10)
Los Angeles, California, United States (1979-09-19) (track 5)
violin:
Israel Baker (violinist) (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Norman Carr (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Glenn Dicterow (violinist) (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Ronald Folsom (1979-07-18) (track 4)
David Frisina (1979-07-18) (track 4)
James Getzoff (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Harris Goldman (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Marvin Limonick (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Mary Lundquist (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Stanley Plummer (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Nathan Ross (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Sheldon Sanov (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Paul Shure (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Marshall Sosson (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Joseph Stepansky (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Robert Sushel (1979-07-18) (track 4)
David Turner (string player) (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Dorothy Wade (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Israel Baker (violinist) (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Norman Carr (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Glenn Dicterow (violinist) (1979-09-17) (track 8)
David Frisina (1979-09-17) (track 8)
James Getzoff (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Harris Goldman (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Marvin Limonick (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Mary Lundquist (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Sheldon Sanov (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Joseph Stepansky (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Robert Sushel (1979-09-17) (track 8)
David Turner (string player) (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Israel Baker (violinist) (1979-09-18) (tracks 1–2, 10)
Harry Bluestone (1979-09-18) (tracks 1–2, 10)
Norman Carr (1979-09-18) (tracks 1–2, 10)
David Frisina (1979-09-18) (tracks 1–2, 10)
Marvin Limonick (1979-09-18) (tracks 1–2, 10)
Mary Lundquist (1979-09-18) (tracks 1–2, 10)
Stanley Plummer (1979-09-18) (tracks 1–2, 10)
Marshall Sosson (1979-09-18) (tracks 1–2, 10)
electric bass guitar:
Gene Cherico (1979-07-18) (track 4)
cello:
Douglas Davis (cellist) (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Marie Fera (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Raymond Kelley (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Mary Lane (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Frederick Seykora (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Eleanor Slatkin (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Douglas Davis (cellist) (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Christine Ermacoff (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Raymond Kelley (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Mary Lane (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Douglas Davis (cellist) (1979-09-18) (tracks 1–2, 10)
Raymond Kelley (1979-09-18) (tracks 1–2, 10)
drums (drum set):
Irv Cottler (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Irv Cottler (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Irv Cottler (1979-09-18) (tracks 1–2, 10)
trumpet:
John Audino (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Chuck Findley (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Uan Rasey (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Charles Turner (Jazz trumpeter) (1979-07-18) (track 4)
John Audino (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Chuck Findley (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Uan Rasey (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Charles Turner (Jazz trumpeter) (1979-09-17) (track 8)
John Audino (1979-09-18) (tracks 1–2, 10)
Chuck Findley (1979-09-18) (tracks 1–2, 10)
Robert Findley (1979-09-18) (tracks 1–2, 10)
Charles Turner (Jazz trumpeter) (1979-09-18) (tracks 1–2, 10)
woodwind:
Gene Cipriano (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Jules Jacob (US jazz woodwind player) (1979-07-18) (track 4)
John Lowe (woodwind) (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Ted Nash (40s-80s US swing reedman, uncle of the other) (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Wilbur Schwartz (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Gene Cipriano (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Jules Jacob (US jazz woodwind player) (1979-09-17) (track 8)
John Lowe (woodwind) (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Ted Nash (40s-80s US swing reedman, uncle of the other) (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Wilbur Schwartz (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Jules Jacob (US jazz woodwind player) (1979-09-18) (tracks 1–2, 10)
John Lowe (woodwind) (1979-09-18) (tracks 1–2, 10)
Ted Nash (40s-80s US swing reedman, uncle of the other) (1979-09-18) (tracks 1–2, 10)
Wilbur Schwartz (1979-09-18) (tracks 1–2, 10)
Robert Steen (1979-09-18) (tracks 1–2, 10)
viola:
Pamela Goldsmith (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Allan Harshman (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Janet Lakatos (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Archie Levin (1979-07-18) (track 4)
David Schwartz (violist) (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Linn Subotnick (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Pamela Goldsmith (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Lou Kievman (violist) (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Archie Levin (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Linn Subotnick (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Pamela Goldsmith (1979-09-18) (tracks 1–2, 10)
Allan Harshman (1979-09-18) (tracks 1–2, 10)
guitar:
Al Viola (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Al Viola (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Al Viola (1979-09-18) (tracks 1–2, 10)
double bass:
Peter Mercurio (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Meyer "Mike" Rubin (US bassist 1930s - 1960s) (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Gene Cherico (1979-09-17) (track 8)
John Hornschuch (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Gene Cherico (1979-09-18) (tracks 1–2, 10)
Meyer "Mike" Rubin (US bassist 1930s - 1960s) (1979-09-18) (tracks 1–2, 10)
percussion:
Larry Bunker (1979-07-18) (track 4)
piano:
Vincent Falcone, Jr. (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Vincent Falcone, Jr. (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Vincent Falcone, Jr. (1979-09-18) (tracks 1–2, 10)
tuba:
Tommy Johnson (Session musician - Tuba) (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Tommy Johnson (Session musician - Tuba) (1979-09-18) (tracks 1–2, 10)
harp:
Verlye Mills (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Verlye Mills (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Verlye Mills (1979-09-18) (tracks 1–2, 10)
trombone:
Charles Loper (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Dick Nash (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Lloyd Ulyate (1979-07-18) (track 4)
William Booth (Musician: Trombone Player) (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Charles Loper (1979-09-17) (track 8)
James Self (Session Musician/Tuba) (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Bill Watrous (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Dick Nash (1979-09-18) (tracks 1–2, 10)
Lloyd Ulyate (1979-09-18) (tracks 1–2, 10)
Bill Watrous (1979-09-18) (tracks 1–2, 10)
French horn:
Vincent DeRosa (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Richard Perissi (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Henry Sigismonti (1979-07-18) (track 4)
arranger:
Billy May (1979-07-17) (track 3)
Billy May (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Billy May (1979-09-17) (tracks 7–9)
Billy May (1979-09-18) (tracks 1–2, 6, 10)
Billy May (1979-09-19) (track 5)
background vocals:
Sue Allen (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Dick Bolks (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Bill Brown (vocal chorus on Sinatra's Trilogy album) (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Peggy Clark (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Alan Copeland (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Allan Davies (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Walt Harrah (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Ron Hicklin (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Tom Kenny (Member of a vocal group in the TIME-LIFE series The Swing Era) (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Karen Kenton (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Gene Merlino (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Lewis Morford (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Loulie Jean Norman (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Mike Redman (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Julia Rinker (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Bob Tebow (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Jackie Ward (singer) (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Jerry Whitman (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Dave Wilson (American vocalist) (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Sue Allen (1979-09-18) (tracks 1–2, 10)
Dick Bolks (1979-09-18) (tracks 1–2, 10)
Gene Merlino (1979-09-18) (tracks 1–2, 10)
Mike Redman (1979-09-18) (tracks 1–2, 10)
composer:
Jerome Kern (track 1)
Harry Warren (US composer and lyricist) (track 3)
Vincent Youmans (track 9)
Isham Jones (1924) (track 4)
George Gershwin (composer) (1930) (track 2)
Victor Young (American composer, arranger, violinist & conductor) (1932) (track 6)
Irving Berlin (1936) (track 5)
George Gershwin (composer) (1937) (track 10)
Harold Arlen (1943) (track 7)
Cole Porter (composer) (1954) (track 8)
conductor:
Billy May (1979-07-17) (track 3)
Billy May (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Billy May (1979-09-17) (tracks 7–9)
Billy May (1979-09-18) (tracks 1–2, 6, 10)
Billy May (1979-09-19) (track 5)
lyricist:
Edward Eliscu (track 9)
Mack Gordon (track 3)
Billy Rose (lyricist and Broadway producer) (track 9)
Gus Kahn (1924) (track 4)
Ira Gershwin (1930) (track 2)
Sam M. Lewis (US singer and lyricist) (1932) (track 6)
Irving Berlin (1936) (track 5)
Ira Gershwin (1937) (track 10)
Johnny Mercer (1943) (track 7)
Cole Porter (composer) (1954) (track 8)
orchestra:
Billy May & His Orchestra (1979-07-17) (track 3)
Billy May & His Orchestra (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Billy May & His Orchestra (1979-09-17) (tracks 7–9)
Billy May & His Orchestra (1979-09-18) (tracks 1–2, 6, 10)
Billy May & His Orchestra (1979-09-19) (track 5)
vocals:
Frank Sinatra (1979-07-17) (track 3)
Frank Sinatra (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Vangie Carmichael (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Frank Sinatra (1979-09-17) (tracks 7–9)
Terry Stilwell (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Jim Wheeler (tenor) (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Linda Wheeler (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Frank Sinatra (1979-09-18) (tracks 1–2, 6, 10)
Frank Sinatra (1979-09-19) (track 5)
publisher:
PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (temporary comment for merge; renamed Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. circa 1998) (track 1)
New World Music Co. (1930) (track 2)
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1937) (track 10)
recorded at:
Western Recorders (@ 6000 Sunset Blvd., part of United Western Recorders studio complex 1957–1985) in Los Angeles, California, United States (1979-07-18) (track 4)
Western Recorders (@ 6000 Sunset Blvd., part of United Western Recorders studio complex 1957–1985) in Los Angeles, California, United States (1979-09-17) (track 8)
Western Recorders (@ 6000 Sunset Blvd., part of United Western Recorders studio complex 1957–1985) in Los Angeles, California, United States (1979-09-18) (tracks 1–2, 10)
arrangements:
Let's Face the Music (for brass band, Richards) (track 5)
cover recording of:
I Had the Craziest Dream (1979-07-17) (track 3)
It Had to Be You (1979-07-18) (track 4)
All of You (Silk Stockings) (1979-09-17) (track 8)
More Than You Know (1979-09-17) (track 9)
My Shining Hour (The Sky’s the Limit) (1979-09-17) (track 7)
But Not for Me (1979-09-18) (track 2)
Street of Dreams (1979-09-18) (track 6)
The Song Is You (1979-09-18) (track 1)
They All Laughed (from “Shall We Dance”) (1979-09-18) (track 10)
later translated versions:
Lui, toi et moi (track 1)
Nua ned fia mi (track 2)
part of:
An American in Paris (2015 Broadway musical) (track 2)
Crazy for You (1992 musical) (track 2)
Follow the Fleet (1936 film) (track 5)
Girl Crazy (1930 Musical) (track 2)
Shall We Dance (1937 film soundtrack) (track 10)
Silk Stockings (1957 musical film) (track 8)
recording of:
Let’s Face the Music and Dance (from “Follow the Fleet”) (1979-09-19) (track 5)
referred to in medleys:
Follow the Fleet Medley (Charlie Kunz) (track 5)

Vinyl 2: The Present: Some Very Good Years

dedicated to:
recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 4, 6)
New York, New York, United States (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
New York, New York, United States (1979-08-22) (tracks 2, 7)
violin:
Jerome Webster (Violinist) (1979-02-03 – 1979-12-03) (track 3)
Sanford Allen (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Frederick Buldrini (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Peter Buonconsiglio (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Max Cahn (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Martha Caplin (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Peter Dimitriades (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Lewis Eley (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Harry Glickman (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Max Hollander (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Regis Iandiorio (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Leo Kahn (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Harold Kohon (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Carmel Malin (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Joe Malin (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Marvin Morgenstern (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Richard Sortomme (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
George Wozniak (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Anahid Ajemian (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Sanford Allen (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Frederick Buldrini (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Peter Buonconsiglio (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Max Cahn (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Martha Caplin (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Lewis Eley (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Harry Glickman (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Max Hollander (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Leo Kahn (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Harold Kohon (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Carmel Malin (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Joe Malin (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Matthew Raimondi (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Richard Sortomme (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
George Wozniak (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Anahid Ajemian (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Sanford Allen (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Frederick Buldrini (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Peter Buonconsiglio (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Max Cahn (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Lewis Eley (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Harry Glickman (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Max Hollander (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Leo Kahn (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Harold Kohon (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Carmel Malin (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Joe Malin (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Marvin Morgenstern (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Matthew Raimondi (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Richard Sortomme (1979-08-22) (track 2)
George Wozniak (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Rochelle Abramson (1979-09-19) (track 5)
Judith Aller (1979-09-19) (track 5)
Israel Baker (violinist) (1979-09-19) (track 5)
Harry Bluestone (1979-09-19) (track 5)
David Frisina (1979-09-19) (track 5)
Harris Goldman (1979-09-19) (track 5)
Marvin Limonick (1979-09-19) (track 5)
Sheldon Sanov (1979-09-19) (track 5)
Daniel Shindaryov (Session Musician) (1979-09-19) (track 5)
Jennifer Small (1979-09-19) (track 5)
Marshall Sosson (1979-09-19) (track 5)
Joseph Stepansky (1979-09-19) (track 5)
Judith Aller (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Thelma Beach (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Norman Carr (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Ron Clark (violinist) (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Isabelle Daskoff (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Glenn Dicterow (violinist) (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Ronald Folsom (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Harris Goldman (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Joseph Goodman (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Debbie Grossman (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Bill Hybel (1979-12-03) (track 3)
William Hymanson (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Anatol Kaminsky (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Nathan Kaproff (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Ezra Kliger (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Bernard Kundell (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Kathleen Lenski (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Marvin Limonick (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Mary Lundquist (1979-12-03) (track 3)
松田洋子 (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Nathan Ross (1979-12-03) (track 3)
John Sambuco (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Erica Sharp (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Ross Shub (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Paul Shure (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Joseph Stepansky (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Robert Sushel (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Ilkka Talvi (violinist) (1979-12-03) (track 3)
David Turner (string player) (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Dorothy Wade (1979-12-03) (track 3)
渡辺實和子 (1979-12-03) (track 3)
electric bass guitar [Fender bass]:
Russell George (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Russell George (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
cello:
Richard Bock (cellist) (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Julius Ehrenwerth (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Jesse Levy (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Melissa Meell (American cellist) (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Kermit Moore (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Alan Shulman (cellist and composer) (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Jesse Levy (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Melissa Meell (American cellist) (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Kermit Moore (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Alan Shulman (cellist and composer) (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Seymour Barab (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Julius Ehrenwerth (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Jesse Levy (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Alan Shulman (cellist and composer) (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Ronald Cooper (1979-09-19) (track 5)
Douglas Davis (cellist) (1979-09-19) (track 5)
Raymond Kelley (1979-09-19) (track 5)
Mary Lane (1979-09-19) (track 5)
Barbara Badgley (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Marie Fera (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Paula Hochhalter (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Igor Horoshevsky (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Ray Kramer (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Carolisa Lindberg (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Robert Martin (cellist, Sequoia String Quartet) (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Nils Oliver (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Harry Shlutz (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Eleanor Slatkin (1979-12-03) (track 3)
David Speltz (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Gloria Strassner (1979-12-03) (track 3)
drums (drum set):
Jimmie Young (drums) (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Jimmie Young (drums) (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Jimmie Young (drums) (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Irv Cottler (1979-09-19) (track 5)
Irv Cottler (1979-12-03) (track 3)
trumpet:
Mel Davis (US jazz trumpeter) (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Joe Ferrante (1979-08-22) (track 2)
John Frosk (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Richard Perry (saxophone) (1979-08-22) (track 2)
John Audino (1979-09-19) (track 5)
Johnny Best (jazz trumpeter) (1979-09-19) (track 5)
Chuck Findley (1979-09-19) (track 5)
Charles Turner (Jazz trumpeter) (1979-09-19) (track 5)
woodwind:
Phil Bodner (Woodwind player) (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Richard Centalonza (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Sidney Cooper (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Harvey Estrin (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Wally Kane (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Walt Levinsky (American jazz clarinetist, saxophonist (alto) and flutist) (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Mel Rodnon (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Sol Schlinger (saxophone, jazz) (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Phil Bodner (Woodwind player) (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Sidney Cooper (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Al Klink (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Mel Rodnon (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Sol Schlinger (saxophone, jazz) (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Phil Bodner (Woodwind player) (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Sidney Cooper (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Al Klink (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Sol Schlinger (saxophone, jazz) (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Bill Slapin (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Gene Cipriano (1979-09-19) (track 5)
Jules Jacob (US jazz woodwind player) (1979-09-19) (track 5)
John Lowe (woodwind) (1979-09-19) (track 5)
Ted Nash (40s-80s US swing reedman, uncle of the other) (1979-09-19) (track 5)
Wilbur Schwartz (1979-09-19) (track 5)
viola:
Lamar Alsop (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Julien Barber (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Seymour Berman (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Diann Jezurski (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Richard Maximoff (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Michael Spivakowsky (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Rose Tillotson (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Lamar Alsop (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Julien Barber (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Michael Bloom (violist) (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Diann Jezurski (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Richard Maximoff (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Michael Spivakowsky (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Lamar Alsop (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Julien Barber (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Seymour Berman (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Michael Bloom (violist) (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Richard Maximoff (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Michael Spivakowsky (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Pamela Goldsmith (1979-09-19) (track 5)
Allan Harshman (1979-09-19) (track 5)
Archie Levin (1979-09-19) (track 5)
Barbara Simons (1979-09-19) (track 5)
Denyse Buffum (1979-12-03) (track 3)
James Dunham (viola player) (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Pamela Goldsmith (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Allan Harshman (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Lou Kievman (violist) (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Archie Levin (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Patricia Mathews (violist) (1979-12-03) (track 3)
David Schwartz (violist) (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Leeana Sherman (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Barbara Simons (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Barbara Thomason (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Alan de Veritch (1979-12-03) (track 3)
guitar:
Vinnie Bell (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Jay Berliner (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Jack Cavari (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Vinnie Bell (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Jay Berliner (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Jack Cavari (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Vinnie Bell (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Jay Berliner (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Jack Cavari (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Al Viola (1979-09-19) (track 5)
Al Viola (1979-12-03) (track 3)
double bass:
Frank Bruno (bass) (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Homer Mensch (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Richard Romoff (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Frank Bruno (bass) (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Homer Mensch (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
George Duvivier (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Russell George (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Gene Cherico (1979-09-19) (track 5)
Meyer "Mike" Rubin (US bassist 1930s - 1960s) (1979-09-19) (track 5)
Gene Cherico (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Chuck Domanico (1979-12-03) (track 3)
John Hornschuch (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Peter Mercurio (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Meyer "Mike" Rubin (US bassist 1930s - 1960s) (1979-12-03) (track 3)
Árni Egilsson (1979-12-03) (track 3)
percussion:
David Carey (vibraphonist/percussionist) (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Ted Sommer (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Ted Sommer (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Ted Sommer (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Dale Anderson (percussionist) (1979-09-19) (track 5)
piano:
Vincent Falcone, Jr. (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Vincent Falcone, Jr. (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Vincent Falcone, Jr. (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Pete Jolly (1979-09-19) (track 5)
tuba:
Tommy Johnson (Session musician - Tuba) (1979-09-19) (track 5)
bass trombone:
Paul Faulise (American jazz trombone player, based in New Jersey, USA.) (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Paul Faulise (American jazz trombone player, based in New Jersey, USA.) (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Paul Faulise (American jazz trombone player, based in New Jersey, USA.) (1979-08-22) (track 2)
harp:
Margaret Ross (harp) (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Margaret Ross (harp) (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Margaret Ross (harp) (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Catherine Gotthoffer (US harpist) (1979-12-03) (track 3)
trombone:
Bob Alexander (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Johnny Messner (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Sonny Russo (American jazz trombonist) (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Bob Alexander (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Warren Covington (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Johnny Messner (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Bob Alexander (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Johnny Messner (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Sonny Russo (American jazz trombonist) (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Charles Loper (1979-09-19) (track 5)
Dick Nash (1979-09-19) (track 5)
Lloyd Ulyate (1979-09-19) (track 5)
French horn:
Joseph de Angelis (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
James Buffington (American jazz, studio, and classical hornist) (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Tony Miranda (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Brooks Tillotson (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Joseph de Angelis (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
James Buffington (American jazz, studio, and classical hornist) (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Tony Miranda (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
additional vocals:
Eileen Farrell (soprano) (1979-08-21) (track 8)
additional writer:
Vera Matson (1956) (track 9)
Elvis Presley (King of Rock and Roll) (1956) (track 9)
arranger:
Nelson Riddle (track 3)
Don Costa (US pop music arranger & producer) (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 4, 6)
Don Costa (US pop music arranger & producer) (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Don Costa (US pop music arranger & producer) (1979-08-22) (tracks 2, 7)
Don Costa (US pop music arranger & producer) (1979-09-19) (track 5)
background vocals:
Adrian Albert (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Mary Sue Berry (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Fran Carroll (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Steve Clayton (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Ellie Geffert (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Jerry Graff (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Rosemary Jun (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Bernie Knee (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Charles Magruder (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
June Magruder (Vocalist) (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Marty Nelson (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Ron Marshall (Actor/Voice Talent) (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Maretha Stewart (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Marlene VerPlanck (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Tony Wells (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Adrian Albert (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Fran Carroll (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Steve Clayton (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Ellie Geffert (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Jerry Graff (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Hilda Harris (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Rosemary Jun (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Bernie Knee (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Charles Magruder (1979-08-22) (track 2)
June Magruder (Vocalist) (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Marty Nelson (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Ron Marshall (Actor/Voice Talent) (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Maretha Stewart (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Marlene VerPlanck (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Tony Wells (1979-08-22) (track 2)
composer:
John Kander (track 5)
Michel Legrand (track 6)
George Harrison (The Beatles) (track 3)
Billy Joel (track 2)
Kris Kristofferson (track 8)
Jimmy Webb (US songwriter, composer & singer) (track 4)
George R. Poulton (1861) (track 9)
Neil Diamond (1972) (track 7)
conductor:
Don Costa (US pop music arranger & producer) (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 4, 6)
Don Costa (US pop music arranger & producer) (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Don Costa (US pop music arranger & producer) (1979-08-22) (tracks 2, 7)
Vincent Falcone, Jr. (1979-09-19) (track 5)
Vincent Falcone, Jr. (1979-12-03) (track 3)
lead vocals:
Frank Sinatra (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Frank Sinatra (1979-09-19) (track 5)
lyricist:
Alan Bergman (American lyricist) (track 6)
Marilyn Bergman (track 6)
Fred Ebb (track 5)
George Harrison (The Beatles) (track 3)
Billy Joel (track 2)
Kris Kristofferson (track 8)
Jimmy Webb (US songwriter, composer & singer) (track 4)
Ken Darby (1956) (track 9)
Neil Diamond (1972) (track 7)
orchestra:
Don Costa & His Orchestra (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 4, 6)
Don Costa & His Orchestra (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Don Costa & His Orchestra (1979-08-22) (tracks 2, 7)
Vincent Falcone, Jr. & His Orchestra (1979-09-19) (track 5)
Vincent Falcone, Jr. & His Orchestra (1979-12-03) (track 3)
vocals:
Frank Sinatra (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 4, 6)
Eileen Farrell (soprano) (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Frank Sinatra (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Frank Sinatra (1979-08-22) (tracks 2, 7)
Frank Sinatra (1979-12-03) (track 3)
writer:
Peter Allen (Australian singer‐songwriter) (track 1)
Carole Bayer Sager (track 1)
Lois Irwin (track 10)
Lan O’Kun (songwriter, arranger) (track 10)
publisher:
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 3)
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 2)
Harrisongs Ltd. (track 3)
Impulsive Music (track 2)
Irving Music (BMI) (track 1)
Universal Music (plain logo: “Universal Music”) (track 4)
Warner Bros. Music Ltd. (UK subsidiary, so named between 1970/01/23–1971/04/26 and 1972/04/25–1988/08/23) (track 4)
Woolnough Music (track 1)
Yamaha Music EH(CM) (tracks 1–2)
Elvis Presley Music (1956 –) (track 9)
Universal Music Careers (1968) (track 8)
Joelsongs (1977 –) (track 2)
recorded at:
Columbia Studios in New York, New York, United States (1979-08-20) (tracks 1, 6)
Columbia Studios in New York, New York, United States (1979-08-21) (tracks 8–10)
Columbia Studios in New York, New York, United States (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Western Recorders (@ 6000 Sunset Blvd., part of United Western Recorders studio complex 1957–1985) in Los Angeles, California, United States (1979-09-19) (track 5)
The Burbank Studios in Burbank, California, United States (1979-12-03) (track 3)
arrangements:
Something (arr. Mike Alexander) (track 3)
cover recording of:
MacArthur Park (1979-08-20) (track 4)
For the Good Times (1979-08-21) (track 8)
Love Me Tender (1979-08-21) (track 9)
Just the Way You Are (Billy Joel song) (1979-08-22) (track 2)
Song Sung Blue (1979-08-22) (track 7)
Theme From New York, New York (1979-09-19) (track 5)
Something (1979-12-03) (track 3)
is based on:
later parody versions:
Borås, Borås (track 5)
Jurassic Park (MacArthur Park parody) (track 4)
Psalms Come True (track 7)
later translated versions:
Algo (Lyrics start with "Algo va a pasar en mi") (track 3)
Algo (Lyrics start with "Algo en tu mirar yo vi") (track 3)
Amour d’été (Love Me Tender) (track 9)
Manchmal (Something) (track 3)
Manchmal (Something) (track 3)
Mit dir leben! (track 9)
Se jokin (track 3)
Severine (track 4)
Sing ein Lied (track 7)
Zoals je bent (track 2)
サムシング (track 3)
可會有明天 (track 2)
later versions:
Chanson bleue (Sacha Distel song) (track 7)
Som en sång (track 7)
recording of:
Summer Me, Winter Me (1979-08-20) (track 6)
You and Me (We Wanted It All) (1979-08-20) (track 1)
That's What God Looks Like to Me (1979-08-21) (track 10)
referred to in medleys:
The Beatles Concerto: 2nd Movement: Andante espressivo (Here, There and Everywhere / Something) (track 3)
The Music of The Beatles (tracks 3, 3)
version of:
Aura Lea (track 9)

Vinyl 3: The Future: Reflections on the Future in Three Tenses

recorded in:
Los Angeles, California, United States (1979-12-17) (tracks 3–5)
Los Angeles, California, United States (1979-12-18) (tracks 2, 6)
violin:
Blanche Belnick (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Harry Bluestone (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Diana Jeane Brodick (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Bobby Bruce (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Thomas Buffum (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Anthony Doria (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Walter Edelstein (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Terry Glenny (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Harris Goldman (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Rhoni Hallman (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Gwen Heller (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Reginald Hill (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Davida Johnson (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Carl LaMagna (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Robert S. Lezin (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Robert Lipsett (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Joseph Livoti (violinist) (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Niki Magee (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Alex Murray (violinist) (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Sid Page (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Hyung-Sun Paik (1979-12-17) (track 1)
John Sambuco (1979-12-17) (track 1)
John Santulis (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Sandra Seymour (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Arkady Shindelman (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Ross Shub (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Spiro Stamos (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Lya Stern (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Robert Sushel (1979-12-17) (track 1)
David Turner (string player) (1979-12-17) (track 1)
John Wittenberg (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Tibor Zelig (1979-12-17) (track 1)
cello:
Edwin Beach (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Julianna Buffum (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Ernest Ehrhardt (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Todd Hemmenway (Session Musician) (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Igor Horoshevsky (1979-12-17) (track 1)
George Koutzen (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Nancy M. Koutzen (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Carolisa Lindberg (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Nils Oliver (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Peter Rejto (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Linda Sanfilippo (1979-12-17) (track 1)
drums (drum set):
Irv Cottler (1979-12-17) (track 1)
trumpet:
Nelson Hatt (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Boyde Hood (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Walter Johnson (trumpet) (1979-12-17) (track 1)
David Searfoss (Session Musician) (1979-12-17) (track 1)
woodwind:
Susan S. Fries (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Jon Kip (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Harry Klee (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Kathleen Robinson (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Geri Rotella (1979-12-17) (track 1)
David Sherr (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Jim Walker (flutist) (1979-12-17) (track 1)
viola:
Myer Bello (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Cynthia Kovacs (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Mark Kovacs (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Archie Levin (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Margot Maclaine (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Patricia Mathews (violist) (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Sven Reher (1979-12-17) (track 1)
David Schwartz (violist) (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Bryana Sherman (violist) (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Leeana Sherman (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Linn Subotnick (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Barbara Thomason (1979-12-17) (track 1)
bassoon:
Fowler Friedlander (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Patricia Kindel-Heimerl (Session Musician) (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Jack Marsh (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Ken Munday (bassoon) (1979-12-17) (track 1)
guitar:
Al Viola (1979-12-17) (track 1)
vibraphone:
Ted Sommer (1979-12-17) (track 1)
double bass:
Gene Cherico (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Bob Dougherty (bass) (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Frank A. Granato (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Jim D. Hackmann (1979-12-17) (track 1)
John Hornschuch (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Stephens Lafever (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Ed Meares (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Ray Siegel (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Robert Stone (bass, cello) (1979-12-17) (track 1)
David Young (bass) (1979-12-17) (track 1)
percussion:
Alexander L. Lepak (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Peter Limonick (Session Musician) (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Carl Rigoli (1979-12-17) (track 1)
saxophone:
Donald Ashworth (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Merritt Buxbaum (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Gary Gray (woodwind) (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Wilbur Schwartz (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Wayne Songer (clarinetist and saxophonist) (1979-12-17) (track 1)
piano:
Vincent Falcone, Jr. (1979-12-17) (track 1)
horn:
James Atkinson (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Alan Robinson (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Gale H. Robinson (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Marilyn Robinson (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Gene Sherry (1979-12-17) (track 1)
harp:
Lou Anne Neill (American harpist) (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Carl Rigoli (1979-12-17) (track 1)
trombone:
William Booth (Musician: Trombone Player) (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Dick Noel (trombone) (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Bruce Paulson (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Thomas Shepard (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Donald Waldrop (1979-12-17) (track 1)
arranger:
Gordon Jenkins (track 1)
Gordon Jenkins (1979-12-17) (tracks 3–5)
Gordon Jenkins (1979-12-18) (tracks 2, 6)
background vocals:
Nancy Adams (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Jackie Allen (jazz vocalist) (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Sue Allen (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Billie Barnum (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Dick Bolks (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Kathy Brown (dance & house singer) (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Clark Burroughs (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Amick Byram (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Al Capps (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Vangie Carmichael (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Peggy Clark (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Bill Cole (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Allan Davies (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Janice Gassman (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Mitch Gordon (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Christine Grant (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Jim Haas (James Edwin Haas, lead vocal "Happy Days" theme song) (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Steve Haas (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Sandie Hall (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Gordon Harkness (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Walter S Harrah (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Errol Horne (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Jackie Sullivan (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Marilyn Jackson (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Gary Jones (vocalist) (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Jon Joyce (vocalist) (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Thomas Kenny (1979-12-17) (track 1)
Karen Kenton (1979-12-17) (track 1)