Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Mercy of the Fallen
4:12
2 Farewell to the Old Me
2:45
3 I Saw a Bird Fly Away
2:51
4 The Beauty of the Rain
3:00
5 The World's Not Falling Apart
4:25
6 The One Who Knows
3:47
7 Closer to Me
3:42
8 Fishing in the Morning
2:38
9 Whispering Pines
4:00
10 Your Fire Your Soul
3:05
11 I Have Lost My Dreams
3:05

Credits

CD 1

violin:
David Mansfield (tracks 6, 9)
Hammond organ:
Rob Hyman (tracks 8, 11)
Hammond organ and keyboard:
Rob Hyman (track 1)
Hammond organ and piano:
Rob Hyman (track 3)
drums:
Steve Holly (tracks 1–5, 8, 10)
Sammy Merendino (track 7)
guitar:
Stewart Lerman (tracks 2–3, 7–9)
Steuart Smith (tracks 2–3, 6–7)
Dar Williams (tracks 1–11)
guitar and Hammond organ:
Steuart Smith (track 4)
guitar and mandolin:
Eric Bazilian (tracks 1, 8)
guitar and harmonica:
Steuart Smith (track 10)
guitar and percussion:
Stewart Lerman (track 11)
guitar and piano:
Steuart Smith (track 1)
bass:
Stewart Lerman (tracks 4, 10)
Paul Socolow (sometimes spelled Sokolow) (tracks 3, 8)
William Wittman (tracks 1, 6–7, 11)
electric piano:
Rob Hyman (track 2)
electric piano and Hammond organ:
Rob Hyman (tracks 7, 10)
electric piano and reed organ:
Rob Hyman (track 6)
percussion:
Carol Steele (tracks 4, 7)
keyboard:
Rob Hyman (track 9)
Stewart Lerman (track 5)
piano:
Rob Hyman (track 5)
John Medeski (track 10)
Steuart Smith (track 9)
ebow:
Steuart Smith (track 11)
guitar family:
Steuart Smith (track 5)
additional mixer:
William Wittman (tracks 1, 6)
Steve Addabbo (tracks 1, 5–6)
composer:
Rob Hyman (track 7)
Dar Williams (tracks 1–8, 10–11)
Richard Manuel (track 9)
Robbie Robertson (track 9)
guest violin:
Michael Kang (tracks 5, 8)
guest Hammond organ:
John Medeski (track 2)
guest bass guitar:
Stefan Lessard (track 5)
guest trumpet:
Chris Botti (tracks 4, 9)
guest Clavinet:
John Medeski (track 3)
guest harmonica:
John Popper (track 3)
guest bass:
Stefan Lessard (tracks 2, 9)
guest banjo:
Béla Fleck (tracks 7–8)
guest vocals:
John Popper (track 3)
Cliff Eberhardt (track 9)
Alison Krauss (tracks 6, 9)
lead vocals:
Dar Williams (tracks 1–11)
lyricist:
Richard Manuel (track 9)
Robbie Robertson (track 9)
recording of:
Closer to Me (track 7)
The One Who Knows (track 6)
Whispering Pines (track 9)
Your Fire Your Soul (track 10)

Release

additional mixer: George Fullan
additional recording engineer: Richard Battaglia
Robert Battaglia
Chris Kress
Will Schillinger
John O. Senior
Spitshine Tommy
William Wittman
executive producer: Ronald K. Fierstein
mastering: George Marino
mixer: William Wittman
producer: Rob Hyman
Stewart Lerman
recording engineer: Stewart Lerman
ASIN: UK: B00008DAQK [info]

Release Group

Wikidata: Q7716210 [info]
Wikipedia: en: The Beauty of the Rain [info]