FRED SIMON
FUSION / ACOUSTIC FUSION / PIANO 1990
FRED SIMON: OPEN BOOK
COLUMBIA RECORDS, CK 46798(CD)
(P)(C)1991 SONY MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT INC., USA
RECORDED: AUGUST-OCTOBER 1990
RELEASED: 1991, USA
CREDITS (productions) :
All compositions by Fred Simon, except
"Mercy, Mercy, Mercy" composed by Josef Zawinul
Produced by Fred Simon; Co-Produced by Steve Rodby
Executive Producer: Dr.George Butler
Recorded and mixed by Rich Breen, August through October 1990 at Chicago Recording Company, Assistant Engineer: John Armstrong
Digital mastering by Chris Willis, Rudy Chalupa and Rich Breen
at Classic Digital, Evanston, Illinois
Photography: Robert Lewis; Art Direction: Tony Sellari
CREDITS (musicians) :
piano, keyboards: Fred Simon
bass: Steve Rodby, Bob Lizik
guitars: David Onderdonk, Bob Palmieri, Ernie Denov,
T.C.Furlong, Ross Traut,
drums: Mark Walker
voices: Bonnie Herman, Ingrid Graudins, Johnny Rutledge
tenor saxophone: Jim Gailloreto
TRACKS (total time 46:58) :
1. Open Book (5:14)
2. Thanks, Pardner (6:17)
3. Dark Flat Ride (6:41)
4. Short Story (3:36)
5. Never In This World (2:44)
6. Home (3:59)
7. Hold (Please) (4:33)
8. I've Dreamed Of You So Much (6:47)
9. Zawinology (2:19)
10. Mercy, Mercy, Mercy (4:12)
TRACK CREDITS :
Open Book
Fred Simon: keyboards
Jim Gailloreto: tenor saxophone
Mark Walker: drums, tambourine
Bob Lizik: electric bass
Bob Palmieri: guitar going in
Ernie Denov: guitar going out
Bonnie Herman: voice
Ingrid Graudins: voice
Johnny Rutledge: voice
Thanks, Pardner
Fred Simon: acoustic piano, keyboards
Jim Gailloreto: tenor saxophone
Mark Walker: drums
Steve Rodby: acoustic bass
David Onderdonk: acoustic guitar
T.C.Furlong: pedal steel guitar
Bob Palmieri: electric guitar
Dark Flat Ride
Fred Simon: keyboards
Jim Gailloreto: tenor saxophone
Mark Walker: drums, percussion
Steve Rodby: acoustic bass
David Onderdonk: acoustic guitar
M.C.Fresh Breen: "Headphones Only" mix going out
Short Story
Fred Simon: acoustic piano, keyboards
Jim Gailloreto: tenor saxophone
Mark Walker: drums
Steve Rodby: acoustic bass
David Onderdonk: acoustic guitar
Bob Palmieri: electric guitar
Never In This World
Fred Simon: acoustic piano, keyboards
Home
Fred Simon: acoustic piano, keyboards
Jim Gailloreto: tenor saxophone
Mark Walker: drums, percussion
Steve Rodby: acoustic bass
David Onderdonk: acoustic guitar
Bonnie Herman: voice
Hold (Please)
Fred Simon: keyboards
Jim Gailloreto: tenor saxophone
Mark Walker: drums, percussion
Steve Rodby: acoustic bass
Bob Palmieri: electric guitar
I've Dreamed Of You So Much
Fred Simon: acoustic piano, keyboards
Jim Gailloreto: tenor saxophone
Mark Walker: drums, percussion
Bob Lizik: electric bass
David Onderdonk: acoustic guitar
Bob Palmieri: electric guitar
Zawinology
Fred Simon: keyboards
Mercy, Mercy, Mercy
Fred Simon: keyboards
Jim Gailloreto: tenor saxophone
Mark Walker: drums
Bob Lizik: electric bass
Ross Traut: electric guitar
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