22/12/2014

Tom Browne "Magic" (1981) -Jazz Funk-



Label : GRP Records / Arista Records


01 - Let's Dance (Sekou Bunch)
02 - Magic (Cliff Branch Jr.)
03 - I Know (Tom Browne)
04 - Midnight Interlude (Dennis Bell, Grisha Dimant & Claudette Washington)
05 - God Bless The Child (Ira Herzog & Billie Holiday)
06 - Night Wind (Dave Grusin)
07 - Thighs High (Grip Your Hips And Move) (Tom Browne, Toni Smith, Sekou Bunch & Dave Grusin)
08 - Making Plans (Ronny Pace)


Produced by David Grusin & Larry Rosen for Grusin/Rosen Productions
Recorded by Larry Rosen - A&R Studios, NYC
Additional Recording & Assisted by Ollie Cotton
Strings Recorded by Frank Laico - CBS 30th Street Studio
Mastering : Sterling Sound - Ted Jensen


01 - Let's Dance

Tom Browne : Trumpet
Cliff Branch Jr. : Rhodes Electric Piano & Clavinet
Terry Burris : Acoustic Piano
Dave Grusin : OBX Synthesizer
Kevin Cummings : Electric Guitar
Sekou Bunch : Electric Bass
Gregg Barrett : Drums
Crusher Bennett : Percussion
Horn Section : Tom Browne, Bob Franceschani & Kevin Cummings
Arranged by Tom Browne & Sekou Bunch

02 - Magic

Tom Browne : Trumpet
Dave Grusin : Clavinet & OBX Synthesizer
Cliff Branch Jr. : Acoustic Piano
Bernard Wright : Rhodes Electric Piano
Bobby Broom : Electric Guitar
Sekou Bunch : Electric Bass
Buddy Williams : Drums
Crusher Bennett : Percussion
Bob Franceschani : Tenor Saxophone
Lead vocal : Cliff Branch Jr.
Background vocal : Tony Smith
Arranged by Tom Browne & Cliff Branch Jr.

03 - I Know

Tom Browne : Trumpet & Vocal
Toni Smith : Vocal
Dave Grusin : Acoustic Piano, Rhodes Electric Piano & OBX Synthesizer
Jeff Mironov : Electric Guitar
Marcus Miller : Electric Bass
Buddy Williams : Drums
Crusher Bennett : Percussion
Horn Section : Tom Browne, Bob Franceschani & James Stowe
Arranged by Dave Grusin & Tom Browne

04 - Midnight Interlude

Tom Browne : Trumpet
Dennis Bell : Rhodes Electric Piano & Arp String Ensemble
Dave Grusin : Clavinet
Bernard Wright : Acoustic Piano
Grisha Dimant : Electric Guitar
Sekou Bunch : Electric Bass
Howard Grate : Drums
Crusher Bennett : Percussion
Lead vocal : Pat Windham
Background vocals : Dorothy Terrell, Lynette Washington & Claudette Washington
Arranged by Dennis Bell & Grisha Dimant

05 - God Bless The Child

Tom Browne : Trumpet
Dave Grusin : Acoustic Piano
Arranged by Dave Grusin

06 - Night Wind

Tom Browne : Flugelhorn
Dave Grusin : Rhodes Electric Piano & Acoustic Piano
Jeff Mironov : Electric Guitar & Acoustic Guitar
Marcus Miller : Electric Bass
Buddy Williams : Drums
Crusher Bennett : Percussion
Larry Rosen : Percussion
Arranged by Dave Grusin

07 - Thighs High (Grip Your Hips And Move)

Tom Browne : Trumpet
Dave Grusin : Rhodes Electric Piano & OBX Synthesizer
Cliff Branch Jr. : Clavinet
Bernard Wright : Acoustic Piano
Bobby Broom : Electric Guitar
Sekou Bunch : Electric Bass
Buddy Williams : Drums
Crusher Bennett : Percussion
Lead vocal : Tony Smith
Background vocals : Cliff Branch Jr., Toni Smith, Sekou Bunch, Frank Floyd & Babi Floyd
Arranged by Tom Browne

08 - Making Plans

Tom Browne : Trumpet & Lead vocal
Dave Grusin : Acoustic Piano & Tympani
Terry Burris : Acoustic Piano
Kevin Cummings : Electric Guitar
Sekou Bunch : Electric Bass
Gregg Barrett : Drums
Crusher Bennett : Percussion
Horn Section : Tom Browne, Bob Franceschani & James Stowe
Vocal Group : Sekou Bunch, Tom Browne, Kevin Cummings, Cliff Branch Jr. & Toni Smith
Arranged by Dave Grusin & Tom Browne


String Section :
David Nadien : Concert Master
Charles Libove, Barry Finclair, Matthew Raimondi, Gerald Tarack, Lewis Eley, Jan Mullen, Joseph Rabushka, Richard Sortomme, Max Ellen, Marvin Morgenstern, Regis Iandiorio, Lamar Alsop, Al Brown, Charles P. McCracken & Jonathan Abramowitz

Handclap Section :
Tom Browne, Martha Rojas-Browne, Sekou Bunch, Buddy Williams, Cliff Branch Jr., Terry Burris, Ann Symonds, Jeanette Mann, Bobby Broom, Bob Franceschani, Toni Smith & Kevin Cummings