02/05/2016

Jon Mark "Songs For A Friend" (1975) -Soft Rock-



Label : CBS Records


01 - Signal Hill (Jon Mark)
02 - Joey (Jon Mark)
03 - Ballad Of The Careless Man (Jon Mark)
04 - Someday I'll Build A Boat (Jon Mark)
05 - The Bay (Jon Mark)
06 - Liars Of Love (Jon Mark)
07 - Alone With My Shadow (Jon Mark)
08 - Old People's Homes (Jon Mark)
09 - Carousel (Jon Mark)


Written & Composed by Jon Mark in the Fall of 1974 in London, Paris, Munich & Carmel, California
Recorded & Produced by Roy Halee & Jon Mark in The CBS Studios, San Francisco & United-Western Studios, Los Angeles in 1975
Vocal & Classical Guitar : Jon Mark
Orchestra Arranged & Conducted by Kirby Johnson
Principal Soloist, Concert Piano, Hapsichord & Electric Piano : Tommy Eyre
Mezzo Soprano : Salli Terri
Acoustic Bass : Ron Carter
Electric Bass : Larry Knechtel
Percussion : Hal Blaine
Bach Trumpet : Donald Reinberg
Harp : Gayle Levant
Timpani & Vibes : Victor Feldman
Steel Drum Orchestra : Andrew Narell
Moog Synthesizer : Patrick Gleason
The Orchestra :
Leader : Kirby Johnson
Concert Master : Paul Shure
Violins : Bonnie Douglas, Marshall Sosson, Murray Adler, Nathan Kaproff, Erno Neufeld, Harry Bluestone, Sheldon Sanov, Haim Strum, Leonard Atkins, Israel Baker, Albert Steinberg, Harris Goldman, Ralph Schaeffer, Tibor Zelig, Mari Tsumura, Hyman Goodman, Sid Sharp, Bob Notkoff, Bill Hymanson, Bernard Kundell & Betty La Magna
Violas : Myra Kestenbaum, Allan Harshman, David Schwartz, Myer Bello, Pamela Goldsmith, Louis Kievman, Leonard Selic & Sam Boghossian
Celli : Principal : Jerome Kessler, Jesse Ehrlich, Anne Goodman, Ray Kelley, Ray Kramer, Mary Louise Aeyen, Armand Kaproff, Fred Seykora & Douglas Daus
Contra Bass : Meyer Rubin, Milton Kestenbaum & Jay Grauer
Engineered by Roy Halee
Recordist : Mark Freedman
Technical Assistant : Matthew Hyde
Mastering : George Horn