05/06/2016

Spyro Gyra "Incognito" (1982) -Jazz Rock / Smooth Jazz-



Label : MCA Records


01 - Last Exit (Tom Schuman)
02 - Old San Juan (Jay Beckenstein)
03 - Harbor Nights (Jay Beckenstein)
04 - Stripes (Jay Beckenstein)
05 - Oasis (Jeremy Wall)
06 - Incognito (Tom Schuman)
07 - Sueno (Jeremy Wall)
08 - Sojo Mojo (Jay Beckenstein)


Produced by Jay Beckenstein & Richard Calandra of Crosseyed Bear Productions
Assistant Producer : Jeremy Wall
Recorded at Secret Sound Studios, New York City, NY
Engineers : Michael Barry & Larry Swist
Assistant Engineers : Josiah Gluck, Nina Siff, Debbie Rebhun & Steve Crimmel
Additional Recording at Oceanway Studio, Hollywood, CA
Mixed at BearTracks Recording Studio, Suffern, New York
Engineers : Michael Barry & Larry Swist
Mastered by Bob Ludwig at MasterDisk, New York, NY


01 - Last Exit

Saxophone : Jay Beckenstein
Yamaha GS-1 & Synthesizers : Tom Schuman
Guitar : Steve Love
Bass : Will Lee
Drums : Steve Gadd
Percussion : Gerardo Velez
Congas : Manolo Badrena
Guitar Solo : Hiram Bullock

02 - Old San Juan

Saxophone & Whistle : Jay Beckenstein
Piano : Jorge Dalto
Electric & Acoustic Guitars : Steve Love
Bass : Marcus Miller
Drums : Steve Gadd
Percussion : Manolo Badrena, Gerardo Velez & Jay Beckenstein
Marimba : David Samuels
Synthesizers : Tom Schuman & Rob Mounsey

03 - Harbor Nights

Saxophone : Jay Beckenstein
Electric Piano : Tom Schuman
Guitar : Steve Love
Guitar Textures : John Tropea & Chet Catallo
Bass : Marcus Miller
Drums : Steve Gadd
Vibraphone : David Samuels
Vocoder : Rob Mounsey

04 - Stripes

Saxophone : Jay Beckenstein
Piano & Organ : Richard Tee
Guitar : Steve Love
Slide Guitar : John Tropea
Bass : Marcus Miller
Drums : Steve Gadd
Percussion : Gerardo Velez
Harmonica : Toots Thielemans 
Guitar Solo : Chet Catallo

05 - Oasis

Saxophone : Jay Beckenstein
Electric Piano & Synthesizer : Tom Schuman
Guitar : Steve Love
Bass : Marcus Miller
Drums : Steve Gadd
Percussion : Manolo Badrena
Congas : Crusher Bennett
Synthesizer : Rob Mounsey
Lyricon : Tony Scott
Guitar Solo : John Tropea

06 - Incognito

Saxophone : Jay Beckenstein
Electric Piano, Synthesizers & Prepared Piano : Tom Schuman
Guitars : Steve Love & Hiram Bullock
Bass : Marcus Miller
Drums : Steve Gadd
Percussion : Manolo Badrena
Marimba : David Samuels
Synthesizers & Vocoder : Rob Mounsey

07 - Sueno

Saxophone : Jay Beckenstein
Electric Piano : Jeremy Wall
Guitar : Steve Love
Bass : Marcus Miller
Drums : Steve Gadd
Percussion : Manolo Badrena
Congas : Crusher Bennett
Marimba & Vibraphone : David Samuels
Synthesizers & Vocoder : Rob Mounsey
Guitar Solo : John Tropea

08 - Sojo Mojo

Saxophone : Jay Beckenstein
Piano : Richard Tee
Electric Piano : Tom Schuman
Guitar : Steve Love
Bass : Marcus Miller
Drums : Steve Gadd
Percussion : Gerardo Velez
Vibraphone : David Samuels 


Horn Section :

Jerry Hey : Trumpet & Flugelhorn
Gary Grant : Trumpet & Flugelhorn
Tom Scott : Saxophone & Flute
Larry Williams : Saxophone & Flute
Bill Reichenbach : Trombone

Horns Arranged by Jerry Hey except "Oasis" Arranged by Jeremy Wall

String Section :
Harry Lookofsky - Concertmaster
Jonathan Abramowitz, Frederick Buldrini, Peter Dimitriads, Lewes Eley, Regis Iandori, Harold Kohon, Jesse Levy, Guy Lumia, Marvin Morgenstein, Matthew Raimondi & Richard Young

Strings Arranged & Conducted by Jeremy Wall