Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Can’t Hide Love
Carmen McRae 3:55
2 Think Twice
Donald Byrd 6:12
3 Unio Esta
Bobbi Humphrey 6:44
4 Acuphuncture
Eddie Henderson 3:45
5 Feel Like Makin’ Love
Marlena Shaw 5:02
6 Music Is My Sanctuary
Gary Bartz 6:22
7 Spinning Wheel
Dr. Lonnie Smith 7:34
8 Wind Parade
Donald Byrd 6:10
9 Friends and Strangers
Ronnie Laws 4:52
10 V-O
Chico Hamilton 3:56
11 Down Here On The Ground
Grant Green 6:37

Credits

CD 1

electric bass guitar [fender]:
Chuck Rainey (American bassist) (1975-08-20) (track 8)
trumpet:
Ray Brown (soul/jazz trumpet player Raymond Lee Brown, 75-) (1975-08-20) (track 8)
strings arranger:
Wade Marcus (track 8)
membranophone:
Harvey Mason (jazz drummer) (1974-10-11 – 1974-12) (track 2)
Harvey Mason (jazz drummer) (1975-08-20) (track 8)
synthesizer:
Fred Perrin (1974-10-11 – 1974-12) (track 2)
Larry Mizell (1974-10-11 – 1974-12) (track 2)
organ:
Jerry Peters (1974-10-11 – 1974-12) (track 2)
Clavinet and trumpet:
Fonce Mizell (1974-10-11 – 1974-12) (track 2)
Fonce Mizell (1975-08-20) (track 8)
guitar:
Rhonghea Southern (1974-10-11 – 1974-12) (track 2)
David T. Walker (1974-10-11 – 1974-12) (track 2)
Craig McMullen (1975-08-20) (track 8)
John Rowin (jazz guitarist) (1975-08-20) (track 8)
bass:
Chuck Rainey (American bassist) (1974-10-11 – 1974-12) (track 2)
electric piano:
Skip Scarborough (1975-08-20) (track 8)
percussion:
Roger Sainte (Stuff 'N' Ramjett) (1974-10-11 – 1974-12) (track 2)
Stephanie Spruill (1974-10-11 – 1974-12) (track 2)
Mayuto Correa (1975-08-20) (track 8)
alto saxophone and clarinet:
Gary Bartz (1974-10-11 – 1974-12) (track 2)
Rhodes piano [fender]:
Larry Mizell (1974-10-11 – 1974-12) (track 2)
piano:
Jerry Peters (1974-10-11 – 1974-12) (track 2)
Larry Mizell (1975-08-20) (track 8)
tenor saxophone:
Tyree Glenn, Jr. (1975-08-20) (track 8)
congas:
Mayuto Correa (1974-10-11 – 1974-12) (track 2)
Mayuto Correa (1975-08-20) (track 8)
King Errisson (1975-08-20) (track 8)
trombone:
George Bohanon (1975-08-20) (track 8)
flugelhorn and trumpet:
Donald Byrd (American jazz trumpeter) (1974-10-11 – 1974-12) (track 2)
Donald Byrd (American jazz trumpeter) (1975-08-20) (track 8)
arranger:
Sigidi Bashir Abdullah (aranger, writer) (track 2)
Laurence C. Mizell (tracks 2, 8)
assistant engineer:
Michael Bronstein (track 5)
Jim Nipar (track 2)
background vocals:
Kay Haith (vocalist) (1974-10-11 – 1974-12) (track 2)
Fonce Mizell (1975-08-20) (track 8)
Kay Haith (vocalist) (1975-08-20) (track 8)
Larry Mizell (1975-08-20) (track 8)
background vocals arranger:
Fonce Mizell (track 2)
Laurence C. Mizell (track 2)
Fred Perrin (track 2)
composer:
Sigidi Bashir Abdullah (aranger, writer) (track 2)
Bradley Ridgell (aranger, writer) (track 2)
Gene McDaniels (track 5)
Laurence C. Mizell (tracks 2, 8)
conductor:
Larry Mizell (1974-10-11 – 1974-12) (track 2)
Wade Marcus (1975-08-20) (track 8)
engineer:
Val Garay (tracks 2, 8)
Steve Maslow (track 8)
John Mills (recording/mix engineer) (track 2)
Jim Nipar (track 8)
Phil Shier (track 5)
David Hassinger (track 2)
lyricist:
Gene McDaniels (track 5)
Laurence C. Mizell (track 8)
mixer:
Val Garay (track 2)
Joan DeCola (track 5)
David Hassinger (tracks 2, 8)
producer:
Benard Ighner (track 5)
Fonce Mizell (tracks 2, 8)
Laurence C. Mizell (tracks 2, 8)
solo vocals:
Donald Byrd (American jazz trumpeter) (1974-10-11 – 1974-12) (track 2)
vocals:
Marlena Shaw (track 5)
Donald Byrd (American jazz trumpeter) (1975-08-20) (track 8)
writer:
Gale Garnett (track 11)
Lalo Schifrin (track 11)
recorded at:
Sound Factory in Los Angeles, California, United States (1974-10-11 – 1974-12) (track 2)
Sound Factory in Los Angeles, California, United States (1975-08-20) (track 8)
sampled by:
Buck Em Down by Black Moon (track 8)
The Late Night by 2Pac (track 8)
cover recording of:
instrumental cover recording of:
Down Here on the Ground (from "Cool Hand Luke") (track 11)
later parody versions:
Be Like David Was (track 5)
later translated versions:
recording of:
Think Twice (1974-10-11 – 1974-12) (track 2)
Wind Parade (1975-08-20) (track 8)