BROOKLYN DREAMS
AOR 1979
BROOKLYN DREAMS:
SLEEPLESS NIGHTS

CASABLANCA RECORDS AND FILMWORKS, NBLP 7135(LP)
(P)(C)1979 CASABLANCA RECORDS and FilmWorks, USA
RELEASED: 1979, USA
CREDITS (productions) :
All songs written by Brooklyn Dreams, except
"Heaven Knows" written by Donna Summer, Giorgio Moroder and Pete Bellotte
Produced, arranged and conducted by Bob Esty
Assistant to the Producer: Darryl Peck / Contractor: Trevor Veitch
Recorded at Larrabee Sound, Los Angeles; The Hit Factory, New York City;
Sound Arts, Los Angeles / Engineer: Bob Stone, assisted by J.Arvid Bergman
Mixed at Studio 55, Los Angeles
Mix Engineer: Larry Emerine, assisted by Stephen Marcusson
Mastered at Allen Zentz Recording, Hollywood
Art Direction: Gribbitt! / Photography: Bob Seidemann
Chuck Rainey courtesy of A&M Records / David Hungate courtesy of Columbia Records
Lee Ritenour courtesy of Elektra Records / Jerry Doucette courtesy of Mushroom Records
CREDITS (musicians) :
BROOKLYN DREAMS:
vocals: Joe "Bean" Esposito, Eddie Swanson Hokenson,
Bruce Sudano
THE BAND:
drums: Ed Greene, Mike Baird
bass: Chuck Rainey, Scotty Edwards, David Hungate
electric guitar: Jay Graydon, Thom Rotella, Snuffy Walden
acoustic guitar: Thom Rotella, Bruce Sudano, Joe Esposito
acoustic piano: Bob Esty, Jai Winding
electric piano, clavinet: Jai Winding
percussion: Victor Feldman, Eddie Hokenson
synthesizer, keyboards: Bob Esty
synthesizer programming
special electronic effects
: Dan Wyman
strings: Sid Sharp, Concert Master
MAKE IT LAST:
guitar solo: Lee Ritenour
(THAT'S NOT THE WAY) THAT YOUR MAMA TAUGHT YOU BE:
tenor saxophone solo: Jerry Jumonville
SLEEPLESS NIGHTS / SEND ME A DREAM:
guitar solo: Jerry Doucette, Snuffy Walden
harp: Gail Le Vant
FASHION FOR ME:
string quartet: Guy Lumia (1st violin) Matt Raimondi (2nd violin)
Lamar Alsop (viola) Jesse Levy (cello)
FIRST LOVE:
guitar solo: Snuffy Walden
horns: Lew Soloff (trumpet) Barry Rogers (trombone)
Michael Brecker (tenor saxophone)
Lew Del Gatto (baritone saxophone)
horns arranged by: Lew Del Gatto
LONG DISTANCE:
guitar solo: Lee Ritenour
COMIN' UP THE HARDWAY:
trumpet solo: Jerry Hey
horns: Steve Madaio, Chuck Findley, Jerry Hey (trumpet)
Gary Herbig, Jon Kip, David Luell (saxophones)
Slide Hyde, Bill Reichenback (trombone)
TRACKS (total time 42:47) :
1. Make It Last (3:22) [Sudano, Esposito]
2. That's Not The Way (4:57) [Sudano, Esposito, Hokenson]
3. Sleepless Nights / Send Me A Dream (5:43) [Sudano, Esposito]
4. Fashion For Me (3:02) [Sudano, Duncan]
5. First Love (3:26) [Sudano, Esposito, Hokenson, Stiehl]
6. Street Man (5:28) [Sudano, Esposito, Hokenson]
7. Touching In The Dark (4:40) [Sudano, Esposito]
8. Long Distance (3:09) [Sudano, Esposito]
9. Comin' Up The Hardway (5:22) [Sudano, Esposito, Hokenson, Assunta]
10. Heaven Knows (3:38) [Donna Summer, Giorgio Moroder and Pete Bellotte]