14/12/2015

The Original Soundtrack From The Motion Picture "Fame" (1980) -Various-



Label : Polydor Records


01 - Fame (Michael Gore & Dean Pitchford)
02 - Out Here On My Own (Michael Gore)
03 - Hot Lunch Jam (Michael Gore & Robert F. Colesberry)
04 - Dogs In The Yard (Dominic Bugatti & Frank Musker)
05 - Red Light (Michael Gore & Dean Pitchford)
06 - Is It Okay If I Call You Mine? (Paul McCrane)
07 - Never Alone (Anthony Evans)
08 - Ralph And Monty (Dressing Room Piano) (Michael Gore)
09 - I Sing The Body Electric (Michael Gore & Dean Pitchford)


Album Produced by Michael Gore
Recording Engineer : Chuck Irwin
Mixing Engineer : Frank Kulaga
Assistant Engineer : Lincoln Clapp
Mastering Engineer : Bernie Grundman
Music Editorial Coordinator : Norman Hollyn
Production Coordinator : Pamela Adler
Musicians Contracted by Sephra Herman, Earl Shendell & Arthur Kaplan
Recorded & Mixed at Media Sound Studios, New York City (Unless otherwise noted)
Mastered at A&M Records, Hollywood, California


01 - Fame

Arranged by Leon Pendarvis Jr.
Vocal : Irene Cara
Background vocals : Louise Bethune, Peggie Blue, Irene Cara, Yvonne Lewis, Ullanda McCullough, Deborah McDuffie, Vicki Sue Robinson, Ann E. Sutton & Luther Vandross
Solo Guitar : Elliott Randall
Bass : Neil Jason
Drums : Yogi Horton
Guitars : Jeff Mironov & David Spinozza
Keyboards : Leon Pendarvis Jr. & Rob Mounsey
Percussion : Jimmy Maelen & Cruscher Bennett
Synthesizer : Kenneth Bichel

02 - Out Here On My Own

Vocal : Irene Cara
Piano : Frank Owens
Recorded at C.I. Recording Studios, New York City

03 - Hot Lunch Jam

Vocal & Melody Arrangement by Irene Cara
Background vocals : Louise Bethune, Eric Brockington, Irene Cara, Kim Carlson, Anthony Evans, Willie Henry Jr., Lisa Herman, Thais Hockaday, Robert Koch, April Lang, Desiree Lindsay, Lisa Lowell, Anthony Ogburn, Traci Parnell, Cheryl Questell, Vickie Sue Robinson, Annie Roboff, Gordon Sayles, Ann E. Sutton & Mary Wormworth
Pianos : Lee Curreri & Ray Chew
Bass : Neil Jason
Drums : Bob Fisher
Electric Guitar : Michael Monaco
Trumpet : Chris Rodgers & Mike Lawrence
Alto Saxophone : David Glasser & Dave Tofani
Tenor Saxophone : Denny Morouse
Electric Violin : Adam Abeshouse
Celli : Jonathan Abramowitz, Seymour Barab & Maurice Bialkin
Percussion : Anthony Lewis
Harmonica : Don Brooks
Tambourines : Eric Brockington, Anthony Evans, Desiree Lindsay, Traci Parnell & Gordon Sayles
Recorded at A&R Recording, New York City

04 - Dogs In The Yard

Arranged by Steven Margoshes
Vocal : Paul McCrane
Piano : Rob Mounsey
Bass : Marcus Miller
Drums : Chris Parker
Guitar : Jeff Layton & Cliff Morris
Synthesizer : Suzanne Ciani
Violins : Lamar Alsop (Concert Master), Sanford Allen, Fred Buldrini, Lou Eley, Max Ellen, Diana Halperin, Regis Iandiorio, Harold Kohon, Joe Malin, Tony Posk & Joe Rabuska
Violas : Julian Barber, Maureen Gallagher, Judy Geist & Lenora Weinstock
Celli : Jonathan Abramowitz, Jesse Levy & Richard Locker
Double Bass : John Beal & Ron Carter

05 - Red Light

Produced by Michael Gore & Gil Askey
Arranged by Gil Askey
Vocal : Linda Clifford
Background vocals : Ullanda McCullough, Vivian Cherry & Maeretha Stewart
Drums : Steve Jordan
Bass : Neil Jason
Guitar : Jeff Mironov, Russ Traut & Steve Khan
Keyboards : Ray Chew & Clifford Carter
Percussion : Jimmy Maelen
Trumpets : Jon Faddis & Randy Brecker
Alto Saxophone : George Young
Tenor Saxophone : Harold Vick
Baritone Saxophone : Ronnie Cuber
Tenor Trombones : Dave Bargeron & Barry Rodgers
Bass Trombone : David Taylor
Synthesizer : Tim Tobias

06 - Is It Okay If I Call You Mine?

Vocal & Guitar by Paul McCrane
Recording & Mixing Engineer : Frank Kulaga

07 - Never Alone

Piano : Wade Lassister
Chorus : Contemporary Gospel Chorus, The High School Of Music And Art
Recorded at Columbia (30th Street) Recording Studios, New York City

08 - Ralph And Monty (Dressing Room Piano)

Piano by Michael Gore
Recording & Mixing Engineer : Frank Kulaga

09 - I Sing The Body Electric

Arranged by Steven Margoshes
Piano : Steven Margoshes
Drums : Alan Schwartzberg
Bass : Gene Santini
Guitars : Billy Cross
Violins : Alfons Schipani (Concert Master), Arian Bronne, Frederick Buldrini, Israel Chorberg, Peter Dimitriades, Joyce Flissler, Leon Goldstein, Max Hollander, Regis Iandiorio, Jean Ingraham, Leo Kahn, Kathryn Kienke, Carmel Malin, Joe Malin, Suzanne Ornstein, Peter Vandewater, Leonore Wolaniuk & Marilyn Wright
Violas : Seymour Berman, Harold Coletta, Evelyn Glover, Helen C. Huybrechts, Sue Pray & Carolyn Voight
Celli : Maurice Bialkin, Alla Goldberg, Carolyn Halif, Lawrence Lenske, Richard Locker & Holly Singer
Double Bass : John Beal, Ralph Oxman, Donald Palma & Lewis Paer
Flute : Julius Baker, Philip Bodner & Andrew Lolyo
Oboe : Marsha Heller & George Marge
Clarinet : William Blount & Charles Russo
Bassoon : Loren Glickman & Donald McCourt
French Horn : Peter Gordon, Sharon Moe, Albert Richmond,  & Ronald Sell
Trumpets : Danny Cahn, James Sedlar & Lew Soloff
Trombones : Eddie Bert, Harry DiVito & David Taylor
Percussion : Gordon Gottlieb, Michael Levenson & James Ogden
Tambourines : Eric Brockington, Anthony Evans, Traci Parnell, Delphia Shipman & Darryl Ware
Vocal Soloists : Laura Dean, Irene Cara, Paul McCrane, Traci Parnell & Eric Brockington
Chorus : Denise Andrades, Yvette Carrington, Judith Charlton, Julie Cohen, Jean Deetjin, Nanette Dermanjian, Monica Dizzoza, Saundra Evans, Rodney Gray, Lisa Herman, Thais Hockaday, Luanne Holder, Linda Jefferson, Shirley Jiha, April Lang, Lisa Lowell, Lillian Miller, Traci Parnell, Lillian Raimundo, Ann Roboff, Nanette Schwersenz, Delphia Shipman, Wanda Tanks, Amy Wheeler, Cheryl Williams, Leonard Battle, Robert Bostwick, Eric Brockington, Derek Cheeley, Anthony Evans, Lance Gross, Willie Henry Jr., Robert Koch, Ladd Boris, Raul Lugo, Anthony Ogburn, Gordon Sayles, Ralph Dujour, Alan Vetter, Darryl Ware, Ben Werblolowsky & Kevin Windley