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TODO:
Producer: Ron Sacks
Jacket: Michael Morales (art director)

Annotation last modified on 2012-04-01 11:53 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Also sprach Zarathustra
Eumir Deodato 5 9:02
2 I Remember Wes
George Benson 4:08
3 Django
Ron Carter 5:31
4 Nuages (alternate take)
Paul Desmond 5:15
5 Peri's Scope
Bill Evans 6:00
6 The Rite of Spring
Hubert Laws 8:57
7 God Bless The Child
Kenny Burrell 8:49
8 Wildflower
Hank Crawford 3:56
9 Big Blues
Art Farmer & Jim Hall 7:23
10 Song of the Wind
Joe Farrell 5:58
11 Two's Blues
Jim Hall 3:50
12 Rock Steady (feat. Eric Gale)
Johnny “Hammond” Smith 6:44
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Speedball
Stanley Turrentine & Milt Jackson 6:38
2 Song to a Seagull
Paul Desmond 5:46
3 Black Gold
Phil Upchurch 3:31
4 Red Clay
Freddie Hubbard 12:09
5 Moment's Notice
Bob James 6:57
6 Love Should Be
Keith Jarrett 5:00
7 Star Fire
David Sanborn 4:37
8 Power of Soul
Grover Washington, Jr. 7:04
9 Flora's Song
Airto Moreira 8:28
10 Tangerine
Chet Baker 5:28
11 Yellow & Green
Ron Carter 6:13
12 Summertime
Jackie & Roy 4:38
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Skylark
Paul Desmond 5:19
2 From Now On
George Benson 2:21
3 Be Yourself
Kenny Burrell 5:54
4 Bass Folk Song
Joe Farrell 9:47
5 In a Mist
Freddie Hubbard 7:04
6 Velvet Darkness
Allan Holdsworth 4:44
7 Olinga
Milt Jackson 3:48
8 Black Widow
Lalo Schifrin 4:12
9 Pieces of Dreams
Stanley Turrentine 7:29
10 Red Eye
Joe Beck 7:13
11 My Funny Valentine
Gerry Mulligan & Chet Baker 8:28
12 Doloroso
Ray Barretto 5:52

Credits

CD 1

electric bass guitar:
Stan Clarke (1972-09) (track 1)
trumpet:
Marvin Stamm (1972-09) (track 1)
Chet Baker (1975-04-23) (track 11)
woodwind:
Joe Farrell (1970-07-01 – 1970-07-02) (track 10)
drums:
Steve Gadd (drummer) (track 9)
Marty Morell (drums) (1970-06-19 – 1970-06-20) (track 5)
Jack DeJohnette (1970-07-01 – 1970-07-02) (track 10)
Jack DeJohnette (1971-06-08 – 1971-06-25) (track 6)
Billy Cobham (1972-09) (track 1)
Billy Cobham (1973-01) (track 3)
Idris Muhammad (1973-06-28 – 1973-06-29) (track 8)
Steve Gadd (drummer) (1975-04-23) (track 11)
bassoon:
Wally Kane (1971-06-08 – 1971-06-25) (track 6)
flute:
Hubert Laws (1971-06-08 – 1971-06-25) (track 6)
Hubert Laws (1972-09) (track 1)
Hubert Laws (1973-01) (track 3)
guitar:
Jim Hall (US jazz guitarist, composer & arranger) (track 9)
John McLaughlin (guitarist) (1970-07-01 – 1970-07-02) (track 10)
Gene Bertoncini (guitar player) (1971-06-08 – 1971-06-25) (track 6)
Jay Berliner (1972-09) (track 1)
Jim Hall (US jazz guitarist, composer & arranger) (1975-04-23) (track 11)
bass:
Eddie Gomez (1970-06-19 – 1970-06-20) (track 5)
Dave Holland (British jazz bassist and composer) (1970-07-01 – 1970-07-02) (track 10)
Ron Carter (US jazz double-bassist) (1971-06-08 – 1971-06-25) (track 6)
Ron Carter (US jazz double-bassist) (1972-09) (track 1)
Ron Carter (US jazz double-bassist) (1973-01) (track 3)
Ron Carter (US jazz double-bassist) (1975-04-23) (track 11)
electric piano:
Eumir Deodato (1972-09) (track 1)
Bob James (US jazz keyboardist, arranger and producer) (1973-01) (track 3)
Richard Tee (1973-01) (track 3)
vibraphone:
Mike Mainieri (track 9)
electric guitar:
John Tropea (1972-09) (track 1)
Sam Brown (jazz guitarist) (1973-01) (track 3)
percussion:
Airto Moreira (percussionist) (1971-06-08 – 1971-06-25) (track 6)
Ray Barretto (1972-09) (track 1)
Ralph MacDonald (1973-01) (track 3)
percussion and vibraphone:
Don Friedman (1971-06-08 – 1971-06-25) (track 6)
keyboard:
Richard Tee (1973-06-28 – 1973-06-29) (track 8)
alto saxophone:
Hank Crawford (1973-06-28 – 1973-06-29) (track 8)
Paul Desmond (1975-04-23) (track 11)
piano:
Bill Evans (pianist) (1970-06-19 – 1970-06-20) (track 5)
Chick Corea (1970-07-01 – 1970-07-02) (track 10)
Bob James (US jazz keyboardist, arranger and producer) (1971-06-08 – 1971-06-25) (track 6)
Eumir Deodato (1972-09) (track 1)
“Sir” Roland Hanna (jazz pianist) (1975-04-23) (track 11)
flugelhorn:
Art Farmer (track 9)
arranger:
Ron Carter (US jazz double-bassist) (track 3)
Eumir Deodato (tracks 1, 1)
Bob James (US jazz keyboardist, arranger and producer) (track 8)
David Matthews (US jazz/bop keyboardist, pianist, and arranger) (track 9)
composer:
Doug Edwards (track 8)
Don Sebesky (track 2)
Richard Strauss (German composer) (track 1)
Igor Stravinsky (composer) (1911 – 1913) (track 6)
Aretha Franklin (1970 – 1971) (track 12)
conductor:
Eumir Deodato (1972-09) (track 1)
Ron Carter (US jazz double-bassist) (1973-01) (track 3)
Bob James (US jazz keyboardist, arranger and producer) (1973-06-28 – 1973-06-29) (track 8)
engineer:
Rudy van Gelder (tracks 10, 12)
lyricist:
David Richardson (track 8)
Aretha Franklin (1970 – 1971) (track 12)
mixer:
Todd Whitelock (engineer) (track 8)
producer:
Creed Taylor (tracks 3, 8, 10–12)
recording engineer:
Rudy van Gelder (1971-06-08 – 1971-06-25) (track 6)
Rudy van Gelder (1972-09) (track 1)
Rudy van Gelder (1973-01) (track 3)
Rudy van Gelder (1973-06-28 – 1973-06-29) (track 8)
Rudy van Gelder (1975-04-23) (track 11)
publisher:
Nettwerk Tunes (track 8)
premiered at:
recorded at:
Montreux Casino (1st incarnation, 1881–1971) in Montreux, Vaud, Switzerland (1970-06-19 – 1970-06-20) (track 5)
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1970-07-01 – 1970-07-02) (track 10)
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1971-06-08 – 1971-06-25) (track 6)
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1972-09) (track 1)
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1973-01) (track 3)
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1973-06-28 – 1973-06-29) (track 8)
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1975-04-23) (track 11)
earliest release:
edits:
later releases:
sampled by:
Drive Slow by Kanye West feat. Paul Wall & GLC (track 8)
Lost in Bass by SuperVision (track 8)
arrangements:
Le Sacre du printemps (for two pianos) (track 6)
The Rite of Spring (for piano, Leyetchkiss) (track 6)
cover recording of:
Rock Steady (track 12)
Wildflower (1973-06-28 – 1973-06-29) (track 8)
later versions:
Le Sacre du printemps (for piano solo, Achatz) (track 6)
partial recording of:
Le Sacre du printemps (1971-06-08 – 1971-06-25) (track 6)
parts:
recording of:
I Remember Wes (track 2)
Also sprach Zarathustra (2001) (arr. Deodato) (1972-09) (track 1)
version of:

CD 2

trumpet:
Freddie Hubbard (1970-01-27) (track 4)
drums:
Jack DeJohnette (track 2)
Lenny White (1970-01-27) (track 4)
bass:
Ron Carter (US jazz double-bassist) (track 2)
double bass:
Ron Carter (US jazz double-bassist) (1970-01-27) (track 4)
alto saxophone [alto sax]:
Paul Desmond (track 2)
saxophone:
Joe Henderson (US jazz tenor saxophonist) (1970-01-27) (track 4)
piano:
Don Sebesky (track 2)
Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (1970-01-27) (track 4)
arranger:
Don Sebesky (track 2)
composer:
Freddie Hubbard (track 4)
Joni Mitchell (track 2)
conductor:
Don Sebesky (track 2)
engineer:
Rudy van Gelder (track 2)
lyricist:
Joni Mitchell (track 2)
mixer:
Mark Wilder (track 2)
producer:
Creed Taylor (track 2)
recording engineer:
Rudy van Gelder (1970-01-27) (track 4)
publisher:
Siquomb Pub. Corp. (track 2)
mixed at:
recorded at:
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (track 2)
is the basis for:
Red Clay (track 4)
recording of:
Red Clay (1970-01-27) (track 4)
Song to a Seagull (1974-04-27) (track 2)

CD 3

strings arranger:
Bob James (US jazz keyboardist, arranger and producer) (track 7)
woodwind:
Joe Farrell (1972-11-21) (track 4)
drums:
Steve Gadd (drummer) (track 2)
Jack DeJohnette (1972-11-21) (track 4)
Jack DeJohnette (1973-12-04) (track 1)
Mickey Roker (1974-01-09 – 1974-01-10) (track 7)
guitar:
George Benson (jazz guitarist/singer) (track 2)
Phil Upchurch (track 2)
Gene Bertoncini (guitar player) (1973-12-04) (track 1)
bass:
Ron Carter (US jazz double-bassist) (track 2)
Stan Clarke (1972-11-21) (track 4)
Ron Carter (US jazz double-bassist) (1973-12-04) (track 1)
Ron Carter (US jazz double-bassist) (1974-01-09 – 1974-01-10) (track 7)
vibraphone:
Milt Jackson (1974-01-09 – 1974-01-10) (track 7)
alto saxophone [alto sax]:
Paul Desmond (1973-12-04) (track 1)
saxophone:
Jimmy Heath (1974-01-09 – 1974-01-10) (track 7)
piano:
Kenny Barron (track 2)
Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (1972-11-21) (track 4)
Bob James (US jazz keyboardist, arranger and producer) (1973-12-04) (track 1)
Cedar Walton (1974-01-09 – 1974-01-10) (track 7)
arranger:
Don Sebesky (track 1)
composer:
George Benson (jazz guitarist/singer) (track 2)
Hoagy Carmichael (1941) (track 1)
conductor:
Don Sebesky (1973-12-04) (track 1)
engineer:
Rudy van Gelder (tracks 1, 4)
Rudy van Gelder (1974-01-09 – 1974-01-10) (track 7)
Rudy van Gelder (1974-04-22) (track 2)
lyricist:
Johnny Mercer (track 1)
mixer:
Mark Wilder (track 1)
producer:
Creed Taylor (tracks 1, 4, 7)
solo guitar:
Gábor Szabó (1973-12-04) (track 1)
phonographic copyright by:
Creed Taylor, Inc. (track 4)
publisher:
Frank Music Corp. (track 1)
mixed at:
recorded at:
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1972-11-21) (track 4)
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1973-12-04) (track 1)
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1974-01-09 – 1974-01-10) (track 7)
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1974-04-22) (track 2)
later releases:
Be Yourself by Kenny Burrell (track 3)
Skylark by Paul Desmond (track 1)
sampled by:
arrangements:
Skylark (arr. Rutter) (track 1)
recording of:
From Now On (track 2)
Skylark (1973-12-04) (track 1)