DONALD BYRD
FUSION / BLACK FUSION 1972
DONALD BYRD: BLACK BYRD
BLUE NOTE RECORDS, BN-LA047-F(LP)
(P)(C)1973 UNITED ARTISTS RECORDS, INC., USA
RECORDED: APRIL 3,4, 1972
RELEASED: 1972, USA
RE-ISSUED: CAPITOL RECORDS, CDP 7 84466 2(CD)
(P)(C)1973 CAPITOL RECORDS, USA
RELEASED: USA
CREDITS (productions) :
Produced and arranged by Larry Mizell for Sly High Productions, Inc.
Executive Producer: George Butler
Recorded at the Sound Factory, Los Angeles, CA on April 3&4, 1972
Chirf Engineer: Dave Hassinger
Assistant Engineers: Chuck Davis and Steve Waldman
Chief Remix Engineer: Dave Hassinger
Assistant Remix Engineer: Chuck Davis
Electronic Music Consultant: Reggie Andrews
Photography: Art Hanson
CREDITS (musicians) :
Donald Byrd: trumpet, flugelhorn,
electric trumpet, lead vocals
Fonce Mizell: trumpet, vocals
Roger Glenn: flute, saxophones
Joe Sample: piano, electric piano
Fred Perren: electric piano, synthesizers, vocals
David T.Walker: guitar (except on 1,4)
Dean Parks: guitar (on 1,4)
Chuck Rauney: electric bass (except on 1,4)
Wilton Felder: electric bass (on 1,4)
Harvey Mason: drums
Stephanie Spruill: percussion (except on 1,4)
Bobbye Porter Hall: percussion (on 1,4)
Larry Mizell: vocals
TRACKS (total time 43:17) :
1. Flight Time (8:27) [Larry Mizell]
2. Black Byrd (8:00) [Larry Mizell]
3. Love's So Far Away (6:00) [Larry Mizell]
4. Mr. Thomas (5:15) [L.Mizell, W.Jordan]
5. Sky High (5:59) [Larry Mizell]
6. Slop Jar Blues (6:00) [Larry Mizell]
7. Where Are We Going? (4:40) [L.Mizell, L.Gordon]
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