21/04/2016

Spyro Gyra "Spyro Gyra" (1978) -Jazz Rock-



Label :  Crosseyed Bear Productions


01 - Shaker Song (Jay Beckenstein)
02 - Opus D'Opus (Jay Beckenstein)
03 - Mallet Ballet (Jeremy Wall)
04 - Pygmy Funk (Jeremy Wall)
05 - Cascade (Jeremy Wall)
06 - Leticia (Jeremy Wall)
07 - Mead (Jay Beckenstein)
08 - Paula/Paw Prints (Jay Beckenstein)
09 - Galadriel (Jeremy Wall)


Produced by Jay Beckenstein & Richard Calandra for Crosseyed Bear Productions, Inc., Buffalo, New York
Assisted by Jeremy Wall
Arranged by Jeremy Wall & Jay Beckenstein
Recording Engineer : Chuck Madden
Mix Engineers : Lawrence Swist & Craig Bishop
Assistant Engineer : Jim Bonnefond
Editing : Rusty Payne
Studios : House of Music, W. Orange, NJ ; Mark Studios, Clarence, NY & Blue Rock Studios, New York, NY
Editing & Mastering : CBS New York, New York


Spyro Gyra :

Jay Beckenstein : Soprano, Alto, Tenor Saxophone & Percussion
Jeremy Wall : Piano, Fender Rhodes, Mini Moog, Arp Odyssey, Arp String Ensemble, Hammond Organ & Percussion
Jim Kurzdorfer : Bass
Tom Walsh : Drums & Percussion
Umbopha Emile Latimer : Congas & Percussion


Additional musicians :

Rubens Bassini : Congas ("Shaker Song", "Cascade" & "Leticia")
David Samuels : Marimba & Tabla ("Shaker Song" & "Pygmy Funk")
Tom Schuman : Mini Moog ("Mead"), Piano ("Paula") & Fender Rhodes ("Paw Prints")
"Fast" Freddy Rapillo : Guitar ("Mallet Ballet", "Pygmy Funk", "Leticia", "Paw Prints" & "Galadriel")
Greg Millar : Guitar ("Shaker Song", "Opus D'Opus", "Cascade" & "Mead")
Rick Bell : Trombone ("Opus D’Opus")
Tony Garusso : Trumpet ("Leticia")
Fred Marshall : Trombone ("Leticia")