21/07/2016

Melissa Manchester "Singin'..." (1977) -Westcoast Rock-


  Label : Arista Records / Wounded Bird (WOU4136)


01 - Sad Eyes (David Spinozza)
02 - I Wanna Be Where You Are (Arthur Ross & Leon Ware)
03 - A Love Of Your Own (Ned Doheny & Hamish Stuart)
04 - No One's Ever Seen This Side Of Me (Melissa Manchester)
05 - You Make It Easy (James Taylor)
06 - Stand (Sylvester Stone)
07 - My Love Is All I Know (Wendy Waldman)
08 - Time (Robert Marshall & John Miles)
09 - Let Me Serenade You (John Finley)
10 - The Warmth Of The Sun (Brian Wilson & Mike Love)

Bonus Track

11 - Come In From The Rain (Alternate Version) (Melissa Manchester & Carole Bayer Sager)
12 - Long Goodbyes (Melissa Manchester)
13 - My Boyfriend's Back (Extended 12" Version) (Richard Gottebrer, Bob Feldman & Jerry Goldstein)


Produced by Vini Poncia


Musicians :

Guitars : David Spinozza
Guitars on Tracks 01, 02, 04, 06, 07, 08 & 09 : Jeff Mironov
Guitars on Tracks 05 & 10 : Sid McGinnis
Bass on Tracks 01, 03, 06, 07 & 09 : Will Lee
Bass on Tracks 02, 04, 05, 08 & 10 : Tony Levin
Drums : Steve Gadd
Keyboards : Don Grolnick
Percussion : Lenny Castro
Oberheim Synthesizer on Tracks 01, 05 & 07 : James Newton Howard
Strings Arranged & Conducted on Tracks 03 & 06 : Tom Saviano
Tenor Saxophone : Tom Saviano, on Track 10 Solo by Stanley Schwartz
Trumpet : Rich Felts (Flugelhorn Solo on Track 07)
Baritone Saxophone : Andrew MacIntosh
Trombone : George Bohannon
Woodwinds on Tracks 02 & 07 Arranged by Tom Saviano
Flutes : Tom Saviano, Leo Worth Potts & Michael P. Carnahan
Backing vocals : Melissa Manchester, Wendy Haas, Brie Howard, Vini Poncia, Claudia Cagan, Gail Kantor, Danny Faragher, Davey Faragher, Jimmy Faragher & Tommy Faragher