ROLAND BAUTISTA
FUSION / BLACK CONTEMPORARY / DISCO 1978
ROLAND BAUTISTA: THE HEAT OF THE WIND
ABC RECORDS, AA-1071(LP)
(P)1978 ABC RECORDS, INC., USA
RELEASED: 1978, USA
J-ISSUED: VICTOR MUSICAL INDUSTRIES, VIM-5600(LP)
(P)1978 MCA RECORDS, INC., USA
RELEASED: 1982, JAPAN
CREDITS (productions) :
String arrangements on tracks 7,3 by George Del Barrio
String arrangements on tracks 1,4 by Gerald Lee
Horn arrangements on track 1 by Roland Bautista, Bobby Lyle and Donald Cook
Produced by Wayne Henderson for At Home Productions, Inc.
Recorded at ABC Studios, Los Angeles, California
Recording Engineers : Reginald Dozier, Peter Chaakin
Remix Engineer : Chris Brung
Mastered at Capitil Studios, Hollywood, California
Mastering Engineer : Geoff Skyes
Art Direction/Conception/Design : Stuart Kusher, Richard Germinaro
Photography : Earl Miller
Bobby Lyle appears through the courtesy of Capitil Records
Steve Gutierrez, Donnie Beck through the courtesy of Polydor Incorporated
Vance "Mad Dog" Tenort, Augie Johnson, Sylvia St.James, Gregory Matta and Nathaniel Phillips through the courtesy of Fantasy Records
Willie Bobo through the courtesy of Columbia Records
CREDITS (musicians) :
Roland Bautista: vocals, electric guitar, acoustic 6 guitar,
acoustic 12 guitar, GR500 guitar synthesizer
Bobby Lyle: Fender Rhodes electric piano, clavinet,
Hammond B-3 organ, acoustic piano, moog synthesizer
Steve Gutierrez: drums, percussion
Donnie Beck: bass guitar
Vance "Mad Dog" Tenort: congas, percussion
Willie Bobo: timbales (on 9)
Nathaniel Phillips: Alembic bass (on 6)
Jerry Salas: vocals (on 3,7)
Phil O'Kelsey: vocals (on 3,7)
Augie Johnson: vocals (on 1)
Sylvia St.James: vocals (on 1)
Gregory Matta: vocals (on 1)
horns: Ernie Watts, Peter Christlieb (tenor saxophone, flute)
Garnett Brown (trombone)
Steve Madaio, Denny Christianson (trumpet, flugelhorn)
James Atkinson, James A.Decker (french horn)
strings: Paul C.Shure(concertmaster), Bonnie Douglas, Nathan Ross, Nathan Kaproff, Stanley Plummer, Robert Sushel, Sheldon Sanov, Carroll Stephens, Dorothy Wade, Barry Socher, Clayton Haslop (violin)
Janet Lakatos, Jame Dumham, Roland Kato (viola)
Douglas Davis, Robert Ascock, Nathan Gershman, Selene Hurford (cello)
Dorothy Remsen (harp)
TRACKS (total time 38:30) :
1. Seize The Day (3:43) [R.Bautista-D.L.Cara] vocal track
2. Gemini Lover (4:07) [Roland Bautista] vocal track
3. Rhapsody (4:01) [R.Bautista-D.L.Cara] vocal track
4. Elena (2:41) [R.Bautista-W.Henderson] inst. track
5. Blue Butterfly (4:02) [R.Bautista-M.Garduno-B.Lyle] inst. track
6. Heat Of The Wind (6:10) [Roland Bautista] inst. track
7. Steal Your Love Away (4:11) [Roland Bautista] vocal track
8. Night After Night (3:43) [R.Napoli-R.Bautista] vocal track
9. Para Los Latinos (5:52) [Roland Bautista] inst. track