Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Where Is the Love
5:06
2 Georgia on My Mind
4:40
3 Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology Song)
5:06
4 Lean on Me
3 4:25
5 Just the Way You Are
4:43
6 You Are the Sunshine of My Life
6:02

Credits

CD 1

anthem of:
Georgia, United States (1979 –) (track 2)
clarinet:
Wally Kane (1973-03) (track 6)
Romeo Penque (1973-03) (track 6)
violin:
Julius Brand (1971-09) (tracks 2–3)
Paul Gershman (1971-09) (tracks 2–3)
Julius Held (1971-09) (tracks 2–3)
Leo Kahn (1971-09) (tracks 2–3)
Harry Katzman (1971-09) (tracks 2–3)
Raoul Polikian (1971-09) (tracks 2–3)
Max Pollikoff (1971-09) (tracks 2–3)
Paul Winter (violin) (1971-09) (tracks 2–3)
Harry Cykman (1973-03) (track 6)
Max Ellen (1973-03) (track 6)
Paul Gershman (1973-03) (track 6)
Emanuel Green (1973-03) (track 6)
Harold Kohon (1973-03) (track 6)
Charles Libove (1973-03) (track 6)
Harry Lookofsky (1973-03) (track 6)
Joe Malin (1973-03) (track 6)
David Nadien (1973-03) (track 6)
Gene Orloff (1973-03) (track 6)
Elliot Rosoff (1973-03) (track 6)
electric bass guitar:
Ron Carter (US jazz double-bassist) (1973-03) (track 6)
cello:
Maurice Brown (jazz cellist) (1971-09) (tracks 2–3)
Charles McCracken (1971-09) (tracks 2–3)
Alan Shulman (cellist and composer) (1971-09) (tracks 2–3)
Anthony Sophos (1971-09) (tracks 2–3)
Seymour Barab (1973-03) (track 6)
Charles McCracken (1973-03) (track 6)
George Ricci (1973-03) (track 6)
oboe:
George Marge (1973-03) (track 6)
Romeo Penque (1973-03) (track 6)
trumpet:
Randall Brecker (1973-03) (track 6)
Jon Faddis (1973-03) (track 6)
John Frosk (1973-03) (track 6)
Bernie Glow (1973-03) (track 6)
English horn:
Romeo Penque (1973-03) (track 6)
woodwind:
George Marge (1972-05 – 1972-06) (tracks 1, 4)
Grover Washington, Jr. (1978) (track 5)
viola:
Alfred Brown (viola) (1973-03) (track 6)
Theodore Israel (1973-03) (track 6)
Emanuel Vardi (1973-03) (track 6)
drums:
Idris Muhammad (1971-09) (tracks 2–3)
Bernard Purdie (1972-05 – 1972-06) (track 4)
Idris Muhammad (1973-03) (track 6)
Millard "Pete" Vinson (drummer) (1978) (track 5)
recorder:
Harvey Estrin (1973-03) (track 6)
contrabass clarinet:
Wally Kane (1973-03) (track 6)
soprano saxophone:
Grover Washington, Jr. (1973-03) (track 6)
bassoon:
Donald McCourt (bassoonist) (1973-03) (track 6)
flute:
Harvey Estrin (1973-03) (track 6)
Wally Kane (1973-03) (track 6)
Hubert Laws (1973-03) (track 6)
George Marge (1973-03) (track 6)
Romeo Penque (1973-03) (track 6)
organ:
Richard Tee (1971-09) (tracks 2–3)
Richard Tee (1973-03) (track 6)
guitar:
Eric Gale (1971-09) (tracks 2–3)
Eric Gale (1972-05 – 1972-06) (tracks 1, 4)
Eric Gale (1973-03) (track 6)
bass:
Ron Carter (US jazz double-bassist) (1971-09) (tracks 2–3)
Ron Carter (US jazz double-bassist) (1972-05 – 1972-06) (tracks 1, 4)
Ron Carter (US jazz double-bassist) (1973-03) (track 6)
Tyrone Brown (bassist) (1978) (track 5)
bass [arco bass]:
Ron Carter (US jazz double-bassist) (1973-03) (track 6)
Richard Davis (American jazz bassist) (1973-03) (track 6)
electric piano:
Bob James (US jazz keyboardist, arranger and producer) (1971-09) (tracks 2–3)
Bob James (US jazz keyboardist, arranger and producer) (1973-03) (track 6)
percussion:
Airto Moreira (percussionist) (1971-09) (tracks 2–3)
Dave Friedman (US jazz percussionist, mainly vibraphone and marimba) (1973-03) (track 6)
Phil Kraus (1973-03) (track 6)
Ralph MacDonald (1973-03) (track 6)
Airto (percussionist) (1973-03) (track 6)
bass saxophone:
Wally Kane (1973-03) (track 6)
alto saxophone:
Grover Washington, Jr. (1973-03) (track 6)
saxophone:
Grover Washington, Jr. (1971-09) (tracks 2–3)
Grover Washington, Jr. (1972-05 – 1972-06) (tracks 1, 4)
piano:
Bob James (US jazz keyboardist, arranger and producer) (1973-03) (track 6)
bass clarinet:
Romeo Penque (1973-03) (track 6)
piccolo:
Harvey Estrin (1973-03) (track 6)
Hubert Laws (1973-03) (track 6)
George Marge (1973-03) (track 6)
Romeo Penque (1973-03) (track 6)
baritone saxophone:
Don Ashworth (woodwind) (1971-09) (tracks 2–3)
bass trombone:
Paul Faulise (American jazz trombone player, based in New Jersey, USA.) (1973-03) (track 6)
Alan Raph (1973-03) (track 6)
Tony Studd (1973-03) (track 6)
tenor saxophone:
Grover Washington, Jr. (1973-03) (track 6)
trombone:
Wayne Andre (1971-09) (tracks 2–3)
Wayne Andre (1973-03) (track 6)
Santo Russo (1973-03) (track 6)
French horn:
Jim Buffington (1973-03) (track 6)
Peter Gordon (French Horn) (1973-03) (track 6)
Brooks Tillotson (1973-03) (track 6)
French horn and trumpet:
Thad Jones (1971-09) (tracks 2–3)
flugelhorn:
Randall Brecker (1973-03) (track 6)
Jon Faddis (1973-03) (track 6)
Bernie Glow (1973-03) (track 6)
flugelhorn and trumpet:
Eugene Young (1971-09) (tracks 2–3)
arranger:
Bob James (US jazz keyboardist, arranger and producer) (tracks 1–4, 6)
composer:
Bill Withers (track 4)
Stevie Wonder (track 6)
Marvin Gaye (track 3)
Billy Joel (track 5)
Hoagy Carmichael (1930) (track 2)
conductor:
Bob James (US jazz keyboardist, arranger and producer) (1971-09) (tracks 2–3)
Bob James (US jazz keyboardist, arranger and producer) (1972-05 – 1972-06) (tracks 1, 4)
Bob James (US jazz keyboardist, arranger and producer) (1973-03) (track 6)
engineer:
Nils Salminen (track 5)
Rudy van Gelder (1971-09) (tracks 2–3)
Rudy van Gelder (1973-03) (track 6)
lyricist:
Bill Withers (track 4)
Stevie Wonder (track 6)
Marvin Gaye (track 3)
Billy Joel (track 5)
Stuart Gorrell (1930) (track 2)
producer:
Creed Taylor (tracks 1–4, 6)
recorded by:
Rudy van Gelder (1972-05 – 1972-06) (tracks 1, 4)
vocals:
Bill Eaton (US producer & arranger) (1973-03) (track 6)
Eileen Gilbert (1973-03) (track 6)
Barbara Massey (1973-03) (track 6)
Randolph Peyton (vocalist) (1973-03) (track 6)
Maeretha Stewart (1973-03) (track 6)
Bernard Thacker (1973-03) (track 6)
writer:
Ralph MacDonald (track 1)
William Salter (track 1)
phonographic copyright by:
Creed Taylor, Inc. (tracks 1, 4)
publisher:
Antisia Music Inc. (track 1)
BMG Ruby Songs (track 1)
Joelsongs (track 5)
Campbell Connelly & Co. Ltd. (1930 –) (track 2)
Southern Music Publishing Co., Inc. (later renamed as Peermusic) (1930 –) (track 2)
recorded at:
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1971-09) (tracks 2–3)
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1972-05 – 1972-06) (tracks 1, 4)
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1973-03) (track 6)
cover recording of:
Just the Way You Are (Billy Joel song) (1978) (track 5)
instrumental cover recording of:
Georgia on My Mind (1971-09) (track 2)
Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology) (1971-09) (track 3)
Lean on Me (1972-05 – 1972-06) (track 4)
Where Is the Love (1972-05 – 1972-06) (track 1)
You Are the Sunshine of My Life (1973-03) (track 6)
is the basis for:
later translated versions:
Goisern (track 2)
可會有明天 (track 5)
referred to in medleys:
Vereinzelt Schauer (track 6)

Release

ASIN: US: B0039ZF8JQ [info]