18/01/2017

Various Artists "Sketches Of James - Selections From The James Taylor Songbook" (2000) -Smooth Jazz-



Label : Koch Jazz


01 - Steamroller (James Taylor)
02 - Long Ago And Far Away (James Taylor)
03 - Nobody But You (James Taylor)
04 - Your Smiling Face (James Taylor)
05 - Something In The Way She Moves (James Taylor)
06 - Only A Dream In Rio (James Taylor)
07 - You Make It Easy (James Taylor)
08 - New Tune (James Taylor)
09 - Fire And Rain (James Taylor)
10 - Secret O'Life (James Taylor)


Produced by Tim Weston for Soul Coast Productions
Executive Producer : Kaz Hori, HoriPro Inc.
Executive Producer for KOCH Jazz : Donald Elfman
Recorded, Mixed, Edited & Mastered by Roger Nichols 
Assistant Engineers : Cary Butler, Robert Read, Dale Lawton, Darren Mora, Steven Fitzmaurice & Per-Christian Nielsen
Recording Studios :
Los Angeles : Westwind Media, Mad Hatter Studios & Bad Dog
New York City : River Sound
Mixing Studios :
Los Angeles : LA FX
New York City : River Sound


01 - Steamroller

Co-Produced by Emilio Castillo & Tim Weston
Tower Of Power :
Brent Carter : Lead & Background vocals
Emilio Castillo : Tenor Saxophone & Background vocals
Bill Churchville : Trumpet
David Garibaldi : Drums
Stephen 'Doc' Kupka : Baritone Saxophone
Jesse McGuire : Trumpet
Nick Milo : Hammond B-3
Francis Rocco Prestia : Bass
Norbert Stachel : Tenor Saxophone (Solos)
Jeff Tamelier : Guitar & Background vocals
Additional Musician :
Nick Lane : Trombone
Horn Arrangement : Dave Eskridge

02 - Long Ago And Far Away

Arranger : Darmon Meader
New York Voices :
Peter Eldridge
Lauren Kinhan
Darmon Meador (Tenor Saxophone Solo)
Kim Nazarian
With
Andy Ezrin : Piano
Paul Nowinski : Bass
Terry Clarke : Drums

03 - Nobody But You

Arranger : Don Grusin
Les McCann : Vocals
Abraham Laboriel Bass
Land Richards Drums
David T. Walker & Robben Ford (Solo) : Guitars
Walt Fowler : Trumpet
Bob Sheppard : Tenor Sax & Bass Clarinet
Alex Acuna : Percussion

04 - Your Smiling Face

Arranger : Gerald Albright
Gerald Albright : Alto Saxophone
Abraham Laboriel : Bass
Land Richards : Drums
Paul Jackson Jr. : Guitar
Alex Acuna : Percussion

05 - Something In The Way She Moves

Arranger : Mitch Forman
Mitch Forman : Piano
Dave Carpenter : Bass
Bob Leatherbarrow : Drums

06 - Only A Dream In Rio

Arranger : Don Grusin
Flora Purim : Vocal
Airto Moreira : Drums & Percussion
Don Grusin : Keyboards
Abraham Laboriel : Bass
Oscar Castro-Neves : Guitar
Gerald Albright : Soprano Sax
Shelby Flint, Carmen Twillie & Mary Hylan : Background vocals

07 - You Make It Easy

Arrangers : Robben Ford & Russell Ferrante
Robben Ford : Guitar & Vocal
Russell Ferrante : Keyboards
Jimmy Haslip : Bass
Gary Nowak : Drums
Alex Acuna : Percussion

08 - New Tune

Arranger : Oscar Castro-Neves
Oscar Castro-Neves : Acoustic Guitar
Ralph Morrison : Concert Master
Karen Jones : Violin
Carole Mukogawa : Viola
Denyse Buffon : Viola
Larry Corbett : Cello
Steve Richards : Cello
Dave Carpenter : Bass
Glen Garrett : Clarinet
Gayle Levant : Harp
Alex Acuna : Percussion

09 - Fire And Rain

Arranger : David Torres
Pongo Sanchez : Congas
David Torres : Piano
Tony Banda : Bass
Ramon Banda : Timbales
Jose 'Papo' Rodriguez : Bongos
Sal Cracchiolo : Trumpet
Scott Martin : Sax
Alex Henderson : Trombone

10 - Secret O'Life

Arranger : Shirley Horn
Shirley Horn : Vocal & Piano
Al McKibbon : Bass
Steve Williams : Drums & Percussion