FRED SIMON
FUSION / ACOUSTIC FUSION / PIANO 1987-1988
FRED SIMON: USUALLY/ALWAYS
WINDHAM HILL RECORDS, WD 1071(CD)
(P)(C)1988 WINDHAM HILL RECORDS, INC., USA
RECORDED: OCTOBER 1987-JANUARY 1988
RELEASED: 1988, USA
J-ISSUED: PONY CANYON, D32Y5098(CD)
RELEASED: JUNE 21, 1988, JAPAN
CREDITS (productions) :
Music composed by Fred Simon; "Usually Allways" revised by Steve Rodby
Produced by Fred Simon; Co-Production: Bob Palmieri
Pre-Production, Additional Production, Tune Editor: Steve Rodby
Recorded and mixed by Richard Breen, October 1987-January 1988
at Universal Recording, Chicago, Illinois
Assistant Engineers: Matthew Gruber, Adam Berkson
Synclavier Programming, Miscellaneous Drum Programming: Rich Breen
Production Assistance: Grandmaster Fader, Rich Breen
Design by Anne Robinson; Front Cover Photography by Jeff Nicholas
Booklet Photography by Marc Hauser
CREDITS (musicians) :
piano, synthesizers: Fred Simon
acoustic bass: Steve Rodby
guitars: Ross Traut, David Onderdonk, Bob Palmieri
drums: Paul Wertico, Larry Beers
voices: Bonnie Herman, Ingrid Graudins, Ian Matthews
percussion: Jo Pusateri, Mark Walker, L.L.Cool Breen
reeds: Paul McCandless, Edward Petersen
harp: Liz Cifani
TRACKS (total time 48:05) :
1. Usually/Always (5:36)
2. Nin (5:13)
3. That Fall (5:01)
4. (I Watched Her) Walk Away (4:42)
5. Time and the River (4:19)
6. A View of You (3:37)
7. Air for Sarah (6:20)
8. Zola (5:44)
9. Badlands (7:08)
TRACK CREDITS :
Usually/Always
Fred Simon: piano, synthesizers, Synclavier
Steve Rodby: acoustic bass
Ross Traut: electric guitar
Paul Wertico: drums
Bonnie Herman: voices
Ingrid Graudins: voices
Jo Pusateri: tambourine
Nin
Fred Simon: piano, synthesizers, Synclavier
Steve Rodby: acoustic bass
David Onderdonk: acoustic 6-string guitar (arpeggiating)
Bob Palmieri: acoustic 6 and 12-string guitars (strumming)
Paul McCandless: soprano saxophone
Mark Walker: cymbals
Jo Pusateri: percussion
That Fall
Fred Simon: piano, synthesizers, Synclavier
Steve Rodby: acoustic bass
Ross Traut: electric guitar
Bonnie Herman: voices
Paul Wertico: cymbals
(I Watched Her) Walk Away
Fred Simon: piano, synthesizers, Synclavier
Steve Rodby: acoustic bass
Bob Palmieri: electric guitar
Larry Beers: drums
Paul McCandless: oboe, soprano saxophone
Jo Pusateri: percussion
Time and the River
Fred Simon: synthesizers, Synclavier
Bonnie Herman: voices
Liz Cifani: harp
A View of You
Fred Simon: piano, synthesizers, Synclavier
Steve Rodby: acoustic bass
David Onderdonk: acoustic guitar
Larry Beers: drums
Paul McCandless: english horn
Paul Wertico: additional cymbals
Jo Pusateri: tambourine
Air for Sarah
Fred Simon: synthesizers, Synclavier
Ian Matthews: voice, vocal arrangement
Bob Palmieri: acoustic 6 and 12-string guitars
Zola
Fred Simon: piano, synthesizers, Synclavier
Steve Rodby: acoustic bass
David Onderdonk: acoustic guitar, dumbek
Bob Palmieri: acoustic guitar (additional guitar and solo)
Paul McCandless: oboe, english horn
Mark Walker: cymbals, legs
Jo Pusateri: tambourine
Badlands
Fred Simon: piano, synthesizers, Synclavier
Steve Rodby: acoustic bass
Larry Beers: sampled and acoustic drums, shaker, cymbals
Edward Petersen: tenor saxophone
David Onderdonk: acoustic slide guitar
L.L.Cool Breen: tumba, ganza, manhole
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