31/03/2014

Toto "Africa" (1982) -Westcoast Rock / Soft Rock-


 
Label : Columbia Records  


01 - Africa (David Paich)
02 - Good For You (Steve Lukather & Bobby Kimball)


Produced by Toto

Toto :
David Hungate
: Bass
Bobby Kimball
: Vocals
Steve Lukather
: Guitars & Vocals
David Paich
: Keyboards & Vocals
Jeff Porcaro
: Drums & Percussion
Steve Porcaro
: Keyboards & Vocals



01 - Africa

Tracks recorded by Al Schmitt
Congas & Percussion : Lenny Castro
Marimbas & Percussion : Joe Porcaro
Recorders : Jim Horn
Lead vocal : David Paich
Background vocals : Bobby Kimball, Steve Lukather, David Paich & Timothy B. Schmit 

02 - Good For You

Tracks recorded by Al Schmitt
Piano : Steve Lukather
Congas & Percussion : Lenny Castro
Cello : Mike Porcaro
Lead vocal : Bobby Kimball
Background vocals : Timothy B. Schmit & Bobby Kimball
Synthesizer Programming : Roger Linn




Toto "I Won't Hold You Back" (1982) -Westcoast Rock-


 Label : Columbia Records 


01 - I Won't Hold You Back (Steve Lukather)
02 - Afraid Of Love (Steve Lukather, David Paich & Jeff Porcaro)


Produced by Toto

Toto :
David Hungate
: Bass
Bobby Kimball
: Vocals
Steve Lukather
: Guitars & Vocals
David Paich
: Keyboards & Vocals
Jeff Porcaro
: Drums & Percussion
Steve Porcaro
: Keyboards & Vocals



01 - I Won't Hold You Back

Tracks recorded by Al Schmitt
Lead vocal : Steve Lukather
Background vocals : Timothy B. Schmit & Steve Lukather
Orchestral arrangements by James Newton Howard, David Paich & Marty Paich
Conducted by James Newton Howard & Recorded by John Kurlander
 
02 - Afraid Of Love

Tracks recorded by Greg Ladanyi
Xylophone : Joe Porcaro
Lead vocal : Steve Lukather
Background vocals : Bobby Kimball, Steve Lukather & David Paich
Orchestral arrangements by James Newton Howard & David Paich
Strings performed by The Martyn Ford Orchestra
Conducted by James Newton Howard & Recorded by John Kurlander 




Toto "Waiting For Your Love" (1982) -Westcoast Rock-



Label : Columbia Records


01 - Waiting For Your Love (Bobby Kimball & David Paich)
02 - Lovers In The Night (David Paich)


Produced by Toto

Toto :
David Hungate
: Bass
Bobby Kimball
: Vocals
Steve Lukather
: Guitars & Vocals
David Paich
: Keyboards & Vocals
Jeff Porcaro
: Drums & Percussion
Steve Porcaro
: Keyboards & Vocals



01 - Waiting For Your Love

Tracks recorded by Tom Knox
Lead vocal : Bobby Kimball
Background vocals : Bobby Kimball, David Paich & Steve Lukather
 
02 - Lovers In The Night

Tracks recorded by Al Schmitt
Congas & Percussion : Lenny Castro
Tympani : Joe Porcaro
Saxophone : Jim Horn & Tom Scott
Synthesizers : Ralph Dyck
Lead vocal : David Paich
Background vocals : David Paich, Bobby Kimball & Steve Lukather
Orchestral arrangements by James Newton Howard & David Paich
Strings performed by The Martyn Ford Orchestra
Conducted by James Newton Howard & Recorded by John Kurlander

30/03/2014

Toto "If It's The Last Night" (1981) -Westcoast Rock / AOR-


Label : Columbia Records


01 - If It's The Last Night (David Paich)
02 - Turn Back (Bobby Kimball & Steve Lukather)


Produced by Geoff Workman & Toto 

Toto :
David Hungate : Bass, Acoustic Guitar on "I Think I Could Stand You Forever"
Bobby Kimball : Vocals
Steve Lukather : All Guitars & Vocals
David Paich : Keyboards, Synthesizers & Vocals
Jeff Porcaro : Drums & Percussion
Steve Porcaro : Keyboards & Electronics

Toto "Goodbye Elenore" (1981) -AOR-



Label : Columbia Records


01 - Goodbye Elenore (David Paich)
02 - Turn Back (Bobby Kimball & Steve Lukather)


Produced by Geoff Workman & Toto 

Toto :
David Hungate : Bass, Acoustic Guitar on "I Think I Could Stand You Forever"
Bobby Kimball : Vocals
Steve Lukather : All Guitars & Vocals
David Paich : Keyboards, Synthesizers & Vocals
Jeff Porcaro : Drums & Percussion
Steve Porcaro : Keyboards & Electronics






Toto "Turn Back" (1981) -AOR / Westcoast Rock-



Label : Columbia Records / Rock Candy (CANDY223)


01 - Gift With A Golden Gun (David Paich & Bobby Kimball)
02 - English Eyes (David Paich, Bobby Kimball, Jeff Porcaro & Steve Porcaro)
03 - Live For Today (Steve Lukather)
04 - A Million Miles Away (David Paich)
05 - Goodbye Elenore (David Paich)
06 - I Think I Could Stand You Forever (David Paich)
07 - Turn Back (Bobby Kimball & Steve Lukather)
08 - If It's The Last Night (David Paich)


Produced by Geoff Workman & Toto
Engineered & Mixed by Geoff Workman
Recordist : John Weaver
Mastered by George Marino at Sterling Sound, New York
Recorded at Cherokee Studios, Los Angeles

Toto :
David Hungate : Bass, Acoustic Guitar on "I Think I Could Stand You Forever"
Bobby Kimball : Vocals
Steve Lukather : All Guitars & Vocals
David Paich : Keyboards, Synthesizers & Vocals
Jeff Porcaro : Drums & Percussion
Steve Porcaro : Keyboards & Electronics

Additional Musician : 
Joe Porcaro : Percussion on "If It's The Last Night"

Toto "St. George And The Dragon" (1979) -Westcoast Rock / AOR-


Label : Columbia Records


01 - St. George And The Dragon (David Paich)
02 - A Secret Love (David Paich)


Produced by Toto, Reggie Fisher & Tom Knox

Toto
:
David Paich
: Keyboards & Vocals
Steve Porcaro
: Keyboards & Electronics
Bobby Kimball
: Vocals
Steve Lukather
: Guitars & Vocals
Jeff Porcaro
: Drums & Percussion
David Hungate
: Bass


Toto "99" (1979) -Westcoast Rock-



Label : Columbia Records


01 - Toto (David Paich)
02 - Hydra (David Paich, Steve Porcaro, Jeff Porcaro, Steve Lukather, Bobby Kimball & David Hungate)


Produced by Toto, Reggie Fisher & Tom Knox

Toto
:
David Paich
: Keyboards & Vocals
Steve Porcaro
: Keyboards & Electronics
Bobby Kimball
: Vocals
Steve Lukather
: Guitars & Vocals
Jeff Porcaro
: Drums & Percussion
David Hungate
: Bass  





Toto "All Us Boys" (1979) -Westcoast / AOR-



Label : Columbia Records


01 - All Us Boys (David Paich)
02 - Hydra (David Paich, Steve Porcaro, Jeff Porcaro, Steve Lukather, Bobby Kimball & David Hungate)


Produced by Toto, Reggie Fisher & Tom Knox

Toto :
David Paich
: Keyboards & Vocals
Steve Porcaro
: Keyboards & Electronics
Bobby Kimball
: Vocals
Steve Lukather
: Guitars & Vocals
Jeff Porcaro
: Drums & Percussion
David Hungate
: Bass 

Toto "Hydra" (1979) -Westcoast Rock / AOR-



Label : Columbia Records / Rock Candy (CANDY222)


01 - Hydra (David Paich, Steve Porcaro, Jeff Porcaro, Steve Lukather, Bobby Kimball & David Hungate)
02 - St. George And The Dragon (David Paich)
03 - 99 (David Paich)
04 - Lorraine (David Paich)
05 - All Us Boys (David Paich)
06 - Mama (David Paich & Bobby Kimball)
07 - White Sister (David Paich & Bobby Kimball)
08 - A Secret Love (Steve Porcaro, David Paich & Bobby Kimball)


Produced by Toto, Reggie Fisher & Tom Knox
Engineered & Mixed by Tom Knox & Dana Latham
Assistant Engineer : Stephen McManus
Recorded at Sunset Sound, Los Angeles, California
Additional Recording at Reggie's

Toto :
David Paich : Keyboards & Vocals
Steve Porcaro : Keyboards & Electronics
Bobby Kimball : Vocals
Steve Lukather : Guitars & Vocals
Jeff Porcaro : Drums & Percussion
David Hungate : Bass

Additional Musicians :
Marty Paich : Strings Arrangement 
Michael Boddicker : Keyboards
Roger Linn : Synthesizer 
Lenny Castro : Percussion

Toto "I'l Supply The Love" (1978) -Westcoast Rock / AOR-



Label : CBS Records


01 - I'll Supply The Love (David Paich)
02 - You Are The Flower (Bobby Kimball)


Produced by Toto

Toto :
David Hungate
: Bass
Bobby Kimball
: Vocals
Steve Lukather
: Guitars & Vocals
David Paich
: Keyboards & Vocals
Jeff Porcaro
: Drums & Percussion
Steve Porcaro :
Keyboards & Vocals


02 - I'll Supply The Love

Lead vocal : Bobby Kimball

05 - You Are The Flower 

Lead vocal : Bobby Kimball 


Toto "Georgy Porgy" (1978) -Westcoast Rock / Soft Rock-



Label : CBS Records


01 - Georgy Porgy (David Paich)
02 - Child's Anthem (David Paich)


Produced by Toto

Toto
:
David Hungate
: Bass
Bobby Kimball
: Vocals
Steve Lukather
: Guitars & Vocals
David Paich
: Keyboards & Vocals
Jeff Porcaro
: Drums & Percussion
Steve Porcaro
: Keyboards & Vocals


01 - George Porgy 

Lead vocal : Steve Lukather

01 - Child's Anthem

Instrumental




Toto "Hold The Line" (1978) -Westcoast Rock / Soft Rock-



Label : CBS Records


01 - Hold The Line (David Paich)
02 - Takin' It Back (Steve Porcaro)


Produced by Toto

Toto :
David Hungate
: Bass
Bobby Kimball
: Vocals
Steve Lukather
: Guitars & Vocals
David Paich
: Keyboards & Vocals
Jeff Porcaro
: Drums & Percussion
Steve Porcaro
: Keyboards & Vocals


01 - Hold The Line

Lead vocal : Bobby Kimball

02 - Takin' It Back

Lead vocal : Steve Porcaro




23/03/2014

Lee Ritenour "Rhythm Sessions" (2012)


Label : Concord Music Group


01 - The Village (Lee Ritenour)
02 - River Man (Nick Drake)
03 - Fat Albert Rotunda (Herbie Hancock)
04 - 800 Streets By Feet (Esbörn Svensson, Dan Berglund & Magnus Öström)
05 - Children's Song #1 (Chick Corea)
06 - LA By Bike (Lee Ritenour)
07 - Maybe Tomorrow (George Purviance, Stephanie Eitel, Paul Fried & Benjamin Einziger)
08 - Spam-Boo-Limbo (Esbörn Svensson, Dan Berglund & Magnus Öström)
09 - July (Lee Ritenour)
10 - Rose Pedals (Lee Ritenour)
11 - Dolphins Don't Dance (Lee Ritenour)
12 - Punta Del Soul (Dave Grusin)


Produced & Arranged by Lee Ritenour for Captain Fingers Productions
Executive Producers : Mark Wexler & John Burk
Recorded Januray 2012 - June 2012 by Don Murray, Lee Ritenour, Ariel Mann & Chris Allen at Starlight Studios, Los Angeles, CA ; Jim Henson Studios, Hollywood, CA ; The Village Studios, Los Angeles, CA ; Sunset Sound, Hollywood, CA ; Chronocromie Studio, West Of Los Angeles, CA & Sear Sound Studios, New York, NY
Additional Engineer for "Maybe Tomoroow" : R.J. Benjamin at Pyramid Studios, Johannesburg, South Africa
Mixed by Don Murray at Starlight Studio, Los Angeles, CA
Assistant Engineers : Kevin Mills, Kyle Stevens, Iyazawa, Ted Tuthill & Graham Pope
Pro Tools / Logic Editing : Lee Ritenour, Ariel Mann, Don Murray, Arthur Schaer & Melvin Lee Davis
Mastered by Paul Blackemore at CMG Mastering


01 - The Village

Lee Ritenour : Guitar
George Duke : Fender Rhodes & Moog Synthesizer
Stanley Clarke : Acoustic Bass
Dave Weckl : Drums
Munyungo Jackson : Percussion
Ariel Mann : Synths & Programming

02 - River Man

Kurt Elling : Vocals
Lee Ritenour : Guitar
Dave Grusin : Fender Rhodes
Nathan East : Bass
Will Kennedy : Drums
Ariel Mann : Synths & Programming

03 - Fat Albert Rotunda

Lee Ritenour : Guitar
Patrice Rushen : Acoustic Piano
Marcus Miller : Electric Bass
Melvin Lee Davis : Electric Bass Guitar
Oscar Seaton : Drums
Deron Johnson : Fender Rhodes
Rob Bacon : Rhythm Guitar
Munyungo Jackson : Percussion
Ariel Mann : Synths & Programming

04 - 800 Streets By Feet

Lee Ritenour : Guitar
Christian McBride : Acoustic Bass
Wesley Ritenour : Drums
Ariel Mann : Guitar, Synths, Programming & Keyboards

05 - Children's Song #1

Lee Ritenour : Classical Guitar
Chick Corea : Piano
Alan Pasqua : Additional Piano
Chuck Berghofer : Acoustic Bass
Peter Erskine : Drums
Ariel Mann : Synths & Programming

06 - LA By Bike

Lee Ritenour : Guitar
Larry Goldings : Hammond B3 Organ
Melvin Lee Davis : Bass
Sonny Emory : Drums
Ariel Mann : Synths & Programming

07 - Maybe Tomorrow

Zamajobe : Vocals
Lee Ritenour : Guitar
Tal Wilkenfeld : Bass Guitar
Vinnie Colaiuta : Drums
Ariel Mann : Synths, Programming & Keyboards
R.J. Benjamin : Background vocals

08 - Spam-Boo-Limbo

Lee Ritenour : Guitar
John Beasley : Piano
Tal Wilkenfeld : Bass
Vinnie Colaiuta : Drums
Ariel Mann : Synths & Programming

09 - July

Lee Ritenour : Guitar
Larry Goldings : Hammond B3 Organ
Melvin Lee Davis : Electric Bass Guitar
Sonny Emory : Drums
Ariel Mann : Synths & Programming

10 - Rose Pedals

Lee Ritenour : Guitar
Dave Grusin : Acoustic Piano
Nathan East : Yamaha Silent Bass
Will Kennedy : Drums
Ariel Mann : Synths & Programming

11 - Dolphins Don't Dance

Lee Ritenour : Guitar
Alan Pasqua : Acoustic Piano
Larry Goldings : Hammond B3 Organ & Bass Pedals
Peter Erskine : Drums
Ariel Mann : Synths & Programming

12 - Punta Del Soul

Lee Ritenour : Guitar
Demetrius Nabors : Acoustic Piano & Additional Arranging
Hans De Wild : Hammond B3 Organ
Michael Feinberg : Acoustic & Electric Bass
Selim Munir : Drums

Lee Ritenour's "6 String Theory" (2010)



Label : Concord Records


01 - Lay It Down (Lee Ritenour)
02 - Am I Wrong (Kevin R. Moore)
03 - L.P. (For Les Paul) (Lee Ritenour)
04 - Give Me One Reason (Tracy Chapman)
05 - 68* (Steve Lukather)
06 - In Your Dreams* (Lee Ritenour & Steve Lukather)
07 - My One And Only Love (Guy Wood & Robert Mellin)
08 - Moon River (Henry Mancini & Johnny Mercer)
09 - Why I Sing The Blues (B.B. King & Dave Clark)
10 - Daddy Longlicks (Joe Robinson)
11 - Shape Of My Heart* (Dominic Miller & Sting)
12 - Drifting (Andy McKee)
13 - Freeway Jam (Max Middleton)
14 - Fives (Guthrie Govan)
15 - Caprices, Op. 20, No. 2 And 7 (Shon Boublil)


Produced & Arranged by Lee Ritenour for Captain Fingers Production
Co-Produced by John Burk
*Co-Produced & Arranged by Steve Lukather
Executive Producers : John Burk, Lee Ritenour & Mark Wexler
Recorded at Henson Recording Studios, CA
Recording Dates : December 2009 - April 2010 

Recorded by Chuck Ainley (Track 09), Dominic Camardella (Track 04), Don Murray, Eric Ferguson (Tracks 10 & 15) & Yamanouchi "Dr." Takayoshi (Track 13)
Assisted by Miyuki Nara
Mixed by Don Murray
Assisted by Gary Lee, John Fan, Kevin Mills & Paul Lamalfa
Mastered by Sangwook "Sunny" Nam at The Mastering Lab, Ojai, CA


01 - Lay It Down

Featuring Guitar : John Scofield & Lee Ritenour
Arranged by Lee Ritenour
Bass : Melvin Davis
Drums : Harvey Mason
Organ : Larry Goldings

02 - Am I Wrong

Featuring Guitar, Harmonica & Vocals : Taj Mahal
Featuring Guitar & Vocals : Keb' Mo'
Arranged by Keb' Mo' & Lee Ritenour
Bass : Nathan East
Drums : Harvey Mason
Rhodes & Clavinet : Larry Goldings

03 - L.P. (For Les Paul)

Featuring Guitar : Lee Ritenour & Pat Martino
Featuring Organ
: Joey DeFrancesco
Arranged by Lee Ritenour
Drums : Will Kennedy

04 - Give Me One Reason

Featuring Guitar & Vocals : Joe Bonamassa & Robert Cray
Arranged by Joe Bonamassa
Bass : Tal Wilkenfeld
Drums : Vinnie Colaiuta
Wurlitzer : Larry Goldings

05 - 68

Featuring Guitar : Neal Schon, Slash & Steve Lukather
Arranged by Steve Lukather
Bass : Tal Wilkenfeld
Drums : Vinnie Colaiuta
Organ : Larry Goldings

06 - In Your Dreams

Featuring Guitar : Lee Ritenour, Neal Schon & Steve Lukather
Arranged by Lee Ritenour & Steve Lukather
Bass : Tal Wilkenfeld
Drums : Vinnie Colaiuta
Organ : Larry Goldings

07 - My One And Only Love

Featuring Guitar : George Benson
Arranged by George Benson

08 - Moon River

Featuring Guitar : George Benson
Featuring Organ : Joey DeFrancesco
Arranged by George Benson
Drums : Will Kennedy

09 - Why I Sing The Blues

Featuring Guitar : Lee Ritenour
Featuring Guitar & Vocals : B.B. King, Jonny Lang, Keb' Mo' & Vince Gill
Arranged by Keb' Mo' & Lee Ritenour
Bass : Nathan East
Drums : Harvey Mason
Rhodes : Larry Goldings

10 - Daddy Longlicks

Featuring Guitar : Joe Robinson
Arranged by Joe Robinson

11 - Shape Of My Heart

Featuring Steel String Acoustic Guitar : Andy McKee
Featuring Electric Guitar : Steve Lukather
Featuring Nylon String Electric Guitar : Lee Ritenour 
Arranged by Lee Ritenour & Steve Lukather
Bass : Jimmy Johnson
Drums : Will Kennedy
Keyboards : John Beasley
Percussion : Paulinho Da Costa

12 - Drifting

Featuring Guitar : Andy McKee
Arranged by Andy McKee & Lee Ritenour
Bass : Jimmy Johnson
Guitar : Lee Ritenour
Keyboards : John Beasley
Percussion : Paulinho Da Costa

13 - Freeway Jam

Featuring Guitar : Lee Ritenour, Mike Stern & Tomoyasu Hotei
Arranged by Lee Ritenour
Bass : Melvin Davis
Drums : Simon Phillips
Rhodes : John Beasley

14 - Fives

Featuring Bass : Tal Wilkenfeld
Featuring Guitar : Guthrie Govan
Arranged by Guthrie Govan
Drums : Vinnie Colaiuta
Organ : Larry Goldings

15 - Caprices, Op. 20, No. 2 And 7

Featuring Guitar : Shon Boublil
Composed by Luigi Legnani

Lee Ritenour "Overtime" (2005)

  
 Label : Peak Records


01 - Boss City (Wes Montgomery)
02 - Blue In Green (Miles Davis)
03 - Ocean Ave. (Lee Ritenour)
04 - She Walks This Earth (Ivan Lins, Victor Martins, Chico Caesar & Brenda Russell)
05 - Sugarloaf Express (Lee Ritenour)
06 - Possibilities (Kenya Hathaway)
07 - Papa Was A Rollin' Stone (Barrett Strong & Norman Jesse Whitfield)
08 - Morning Glory (Lee Ritenour & Bill Champlin)
09 - Captain Fingers (Lee Ritenour)
10 - P.A.L.S. (Lee Ritenour)
11 - Night Rhythms (Lee Ritenour)
12 - Lil' Bumpin' (Lee Ritenour)
13 - Is It You? (Lee Ritenour, Eric Tagg & Bill Champlin)

Bonus Track

14 - Captain Caribe (Dave Grusin)


Produced by Lee Ritenour for i.e. Music & Captains Fingers Productions
Executive Producer : Hisao Ebine for VideoArts Music
Recorded & Mixed by Don Murray & Eric Ferguson
Mastered by Doug Sax of The Mastering Lab, Los Angeles
Recorded at Enterprise Studios, Los Angeles, 2004


01 - Boss City

Lee Ritenour : Gibson L5 Guitar
Eric Marienthal : Tenor Saxophone
Melvin Davis : Valley Arts Custom Jazz Bass
Barnaby Finch : Keyboards
Oscar Seaton : Drums

02 - Blue In Green

Lee Ritenour : Gibson L5 Guitar
Dave Grusin : Piano
Ernie Watts : Tenor Saxophone
Harvey Mason : Drums
Dave Carpenter : Acoustic Bass

03 - Ocean Ave.

Lee Ritenour : Gibson L5 Guitar
Dave Grusin : Piano
Ernie Watts : Tenor Saxophone
Harvey Mason : Drums
Dave Carpenter : Acoustic Bass

04 - She Walks This Earth

Lee Ritenour : Gibson 335 Guitar
Ivan Lins : Vocals
Dave Grusin : Piano
Anthony Jackson : Bass
Harvey Mason : Drums
Alex Acuna & Steve Forman : Percussion

05 - Sugarloaf Express

Lee Ritenour : Gibson L5 Guitar
Dave Grusin : Fender Rhodes
Patrice Rushen : Piano
Anthony Jackson : Bass
Harvey Mason : Drums
Alex Acuna : Percussion

06 - Possibilities

Lee Ritenour : Yamaha Silent Guitar
Kenya Hathaway : Vocals
Melvin Davis : Ken Smith MD-7 String Bass
Barnaby Finch : Keyboards
Oscar Seaton : Drums
Grady Harrell : Vocals
Tim Carmen : Additional Programming & Vocal Arrangement

07 - Papa Was A Rollin' Stone

Lee Ritenour : Gibson 335 Guitar
Chris Botti : Trumpet
Kenya Hathaway : Vocals
Grady Harrell : Vocals
Melvin Davis : KSD J 5 String Bass
Barnaby Finch : Keyboards
Oscar Seaton : Drums
Jochem VanderSaag : Additional Programming

08 - Morning Glory

Lee Ritenour : Gibson 335 Guitar
Dave Grusin : Piano
Patrice Rushen : Fender Rhodes
Ernie Watts : Tenor Saxophone
Harvey Mason : Drums
Kenya Hathaway : Vocals
Steve Forman : Percussion

09 - Captain Fingers

Lee Ritenour : Gibson 335 Guitar
Patrice Rushen : Fender Rhodes
Ernie Watts : Tenor Saxophone
Anthony Jackson : Bass
Harvey Mason : Drums
Steve Forman : Percussion

10 - P.A.L.S.

Lee Ritenour : Gibson 335 Guitar
Patrice Rushen : Keyboards
Anthony Jackson : Bass
Harvey Mason : Drums
Alex Acuna : Percussion

11 - Night Rhythms

Lee Ritenour : Yamaha Silent Guitar
Eric Marienthal : Tenor Saxophone
Melvin Davis : Valley Arts Custom Jazz Bass
Barnaby Finch : Keyboards
Oscar Seaton : Drums

12 - Lil' Bumpin'

Lee Ritenour : Gibson L5 Guitar
Eric Marienthal : Soprano Saxophone
Melvin Davis : Valley Arts Custom Jazz Bass
Barnaby Finch : Keyboards
Oscar Seaton : Drums

13 - Is It You?

Lee Ritenour : Gibson 335 Guitar
Eric Marienthal : Flute
Kenya Hathaway : Vocals
Grady Harrell : Vocals
Melvin Davis : KSD J 5 String Bass
Barnaby Finch : Keyboards
Oscar Seaton : Drums

14 - Captain Caribe

Lee Ritenour : Guitar
Dave Grusin : Piano
Ernie Watts : Sax
Anthony Jackson : Bass
Harvey Mason : Drums
Steve Forman : Percussion

Fourplay "Snowbound" (1999) -Smooth Jazz-



Label : Warner Bros. Records


01 - Angels We Have Heard On High (Traditional)
02 - Hark! The Herald Angels Sing* (Traditional)
03 - Snowbound (Donald Fagen & Walter Becker)
04 - The Christmas Song** (Mel Torme & Robert Wells)
05 - The Ivy Variations (Bob James)
06 - River (Joni Mitchell)
07 - Amazing Grace (Traditional)
08 - Christmas Time Is Here (Lee Mendelson & Vince Guaraldi)
09 - Santa Claus Is Coming To Town (Haven Gillespie & Fred Coots)
10 - Away In A Manger (Traditional)
11 - Merry Little Stroll Medley
       11a - Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas (Hugh Martin & Ralph Blane)
       11b - Midnight Stroll (Harvey Mason)
12 - Auld Lang Syne (Traditional)


Produced by Fourplay & Matt Pierson
*Produced by Fourplay & Matt Pierson, Co-Produced by Marcel East
***Produced by Marcel East & Nathan East for East 2 East Productions
Engineers : Brad Gilderman, Dan Garcia, David Rideau, Don Murray, Jun Murakawa, Marcel East &  Moogie Canazio
Assistant Engineers : Dave Fisher, Kris Fredriksson, Kyle Bess (on Track 04), Lawrence Malchose & Sejoon Kahng
Mixed by Jon Gass on Track 04
Assistant Engineer & Assistant Mixer : Koji Egawa
Mastered by Greg Calbi
Synthesizer Programming : Tim Heintz


Fourplay :

Nathan East : Bass & Vocals
Harvey Mason : Drums
Larry Carlton : Guitar
Bob James : Piano & Keyboards


01 - Angels We Have Heard On High

Arranged & Adapted by Bob James

02 - Hark! The Herald Angels Sing


Arranged by Nathan East
Synthesizer & Additional Percussion : Marcel East
Vocals : Heather Mason

03 - Snowbound

Arranged by Fourplay
Horn Arrangement & Trumpet : Jerry Hey
Additional Guitar : Michael Thompson
Tenor Saxophone : Larry Williams
Trombone : Steven Holtman
Trumpet : Gary Grant
Vocals : Gabriela Anders & Nathan East

04 - The Christmas Song

Arranged by Bob James, Harvey Mason & Nathan East
Vocals Arrangement, Lead & Backing vocals : Eric Benet
Arranged, Synthesizer, Drums & Percussion Programming : Marcel East
Backing vocals : Kevin Weaver-Bey & Kevon Edmonds
Finger Snaps : Harvey Mason, Matt Pierson & Nathan East
Additional Guitar : Michael Thompson

05 - The Ivy Variations

Arranged by Bob James

06 - River

Arranged by Bob James
Vocals : Nathan East

07 - Amazing Grace

Arranged by Fourplay

08 - Christmas Time Is Here

Arranged by Fourplay

09 - Santa Claus Is Coming To Town

Arranged by Bob James & Larry Carlton
Finger Snaps : Harvey Mason, Matt Pierson & Nathan East
Tenor Saxophone : Larry Williams
Trombone : Steven Holtman
Trumpet : Gary Grant & Jerry Hey

10 - Away In A Manger


Arranged by Harvey Mason

11 - Merry Little Stroll Medley
       11a - Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas


Arranged by Bob James

       11b - Midnight Stroll

Arranged by Bob James

12 - Auld Lang Syne

Arranged by Bob James

Lee Ritenour "This Is Love" (1998)



Label : i.e. Music


01 - Alfie's Theme (Sonny Rollins)
02 - This Is Love (Lee Ritenour)
03 - Mr. Papa (Lee Ritenour)
04 - And You Know What ... I Love You (Lee Ritenour)
05 - Baltimore (Randy Newman)
06 - Street Runner (Sonny Rollins)
07 - Can You Feel It? (Lee Ritenour)
08 - Dream Away (Lee Ritenour)
09 - Ooh-Yeah (Lee Ritenour)
10 - Dreamwalk (Lee Ritenour)
11 - Pavane (Gabriel Fauré)


Produced by Lee Ritenour & Don Murray for Captain Fingers Productions
Engineered & Mixed by Don Murray 


Musicians :

Lee Ritenour : Guitar
James Genus : Bass on Tracks 04, 06 & 10
Melvin Davis : Bass on Tracks 03, 07, 08, 09 & 11
Dave Weckl : Drums on Track 11
Sonny Emory : Drums on Tracks 01, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08, 09 & 10
Larry Williams : Alto Saxophone on Tracks 01, 02 & 06, Keyboards on 03, 04, 06, 07 & 08
Alan Pasqua : Fender Rhodes on Tracks 04, 06, 10 & 11
Paulinho Da Costa : Percussion on Tracks 04, 05, 07, 08 & 11 
Bill Reichenbach : Trombone on Tracks 01, 02, 03, 06, 07 & 09
Gary Grant & Jerry Hey : Trumpet on Tracks 01, 02, 03, 06, 07 & 09
Frank Becker : Strings on Track 05
Ralph Morrison : Violin on Tracks 05, 10 & 11


Guests :

Ronnie Foster : Hammond B3 on Track 01
Bob James : Fender Rhodes on Track 07
Bill Evans : Tenor Saxophone on Tracks 01 & 06, Soprano Saxophone on Track 04
Ernie Watts : Tenor Saxophone on Track 11
Lisa Fischer : Vocals on Track 05
Phil Perry : Vocals on Track 08

Fourplay "4" (1998) -Smooth Jazz-


Label : Warner Bros. Records


01 - Still The One (Harvey Mason & Harvey Mason Jr.)
02 - Little Foxes (Bob James)
03 - Sexual Healing (Marvin Gaye, Odell Brown & David Ritz)
04 - Charmed, I'm Sure (Larry Carlton)
05 - Someone To Love (Nathan East)
06 - Rio Rush (Harvey Mason & Abraham Laboriel) 
07 - Piece Of My Heart (Bob James & Chris Walker)
08 - Slow Slide (Harvey Mason)
09 - Vest Pocket (Bob James)
10 - Swamp Jazz (Larry Carlton)

Bonus Track 

11 - Out Of Body (Bob James)


Produced by Fourplay
"Sexual Healing" Co-Produced by Harvey Mason Jr.
Executive Producer : Bob James
Recorded by Don Murray & Brad Gilderman
Mixed by Don Murray
"Still The One" & "Sexual Healing" mixed by Brad Gilderman
Additional Recording : Harvey Mason,Jr., Ken Freeman, Paul Boutin, Steve Mixdort & Josh Henson
Assistant Engineers : Steve Mixdort, Michael (Elvis) Baskette, Brian Virtue, Doug Boehm & S. Husky Hoskulds
Recorded at NRG Studios, Sunset Sound, Pacifique & Brandon's Way, Remidi Studio
Digital Edited by Robert Vosgien at CMS Digital
Mastered at Capitol Mastering by Don Murray, Assisted by Dave McEowen 
Production Coordinator : Debra Johnson


Fourplay : 

Bob James : Keyboards
Larry Carlton : Guitars
Nathan East : Bass & Background vocals (on 01, 02, 05 & 07)
Harvey Mason : Drums


Vocals :

El DeBarge : Lead vocals (on 02)
Kevyn Lettau, Heather Mason & Michele Pillar-Carlton : Background vocals (on 01 & 06)
James DeBarge : Background vocals (on 02)
Kenneth "Babyface" Edmonds & Shanice Wilso : Background vocals (on 05)


01 - Still The One

Vocals : Heather Mason & Nathan East
Bass Scat : Nathan East

02 - Little Foxes

Vocals : Kevyn Lettau, Heather Mason, Michele Pillar-Carlton & Nathan East

03 - Sexual Healing

Lead vocals : El DeBarge
Backing vocals : James DeBarge & Nathan East

04 - Charmed, I'm Sure

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05 - Someone To Love

Vocals : Kenneth "Babyface" Edmonds, Shanice Wilson & Nathan East
Vocal Arrangement : Kenneth Edmonds

06 - Rio Rush

Vocals : Kevyn Lettau, Heather Mason, Michele Pillar-Carlton & Nathan East

07 - Piece Of My Heart

Voices & Scat : Nathan East

08 - Slow Slide

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09 - Vest Pocket

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10 - Swamp Jazz

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11 - Out Of Body

Lee Ritenour "Alive In L.A." (1997)



Label : GRP Records


01 - A Little Bumpin' (Lee Ritenour)
02 - Night Rhythm (Lee Ritenour)
03 - Boss City (Wes Montgomery)
04 - San Juan Sunset (Deodato)
05 - Uptown (Lee Ritenour)
06 - Waltz For Carmen (Lee Ritenour & Mitch Holder)
07 - Wes Bound (Lee Ritenour)
08 - Pacific Nights (Lee Ritenour)
09 - Rio Funk (Lee Ritenour)
10 - 4 On 6 (Wes Montgomery)


Produced & Arranged by Lee Ritenour for Captain Fingers Productions
Recorded, Mixed & Mastered by Don Murray
Additional Engineering by Dave Kuhn, Tim Boland, Charlie Bouis, Ted Barela, David Gallo & Eric Johnson
Production Coordination : Greg Nicholson
Recorded Live January 23-25, 1997 at The Ash Grove, Santa Monica, CA
Live Recording by Le Mobile
Mixed at Starlight Studios, Los Angeles, CA
Mastered by Don Murray at CMS Digital, Pasadena, CA
Digital Editing at CMS Digital by Robert Vosgien


Musicians :

Lee Ritenour : Guitars
Bill Evans : Tenor Saxophone & Soprano Saxophone
Alan Pasqua : Piano, Hammond B3 & Rhodes
Sonny Emory : Drums
Melvin Davis : Bass
Barnaby Finch : Keyboards

Larry Carlton - Lee Ritenour "Larry & Lee" (1995)


 Label : GRP Records


01 - Crosstown Kids (Lee Ritenour)
02 - Low Steppin' (Lee Ritenour & Larry Carlton)
03 - L.A. Underground (Lee Ritenour)
04 - Closer Door Jam* (Larry Carlton)
05 - After The Rain (Lee Ritenour)
06 - Remembering J.P.* (Larry Carlton)
07 - Fun In The Dark (Lee Ritenour)
08 - Lots About Nothin'* (Larry Carlton)
09 - Take That (Lee Ritenour)
10 - Up And Adam* (Larry Carlton)
11 - Reflection Of A Guitar Player* (Larry Carlton)


Produced & Arranged by Lee Ritenour for Captain Fingers Productions
*Produced & Arranged by Larry Carlton
Recording Dates : June 1994 - Januaray 1995
Recorded & Mixed by Don Murray
Additional Recording by Mike Kloster, Lee Ritenour & Larry Carlton
Additional Computer Programming : Phil Shackleton
Recorded at Sunset Sound, Hollywood, CA ; Starlight Studios, Malibu, CA & Larry Carlton's Studio, Canyon Country, CA
Mastered by Wally Traugott at Capitol Studios, Hollywood, CA


01 - Crosstown Kids

Arranged by Lee Ritenour
Horns & Synthesizers Arranged by Jerry Hey
Lee Ritenour & Larry Carlton : Guitars
Omar Hakim : Drums
Greg Phillinganes & Dave Witham : Keyboards
Melvin Davis : Bass
Cassio Duarte : Percussion
Jerry Hey & Gary Grant : Trumpet
Bill Reichenbach : Trombone
Larry Williams : Synthesizers & Tenor Saxophone

02 - Low Steppin'

Arranged by Lee Ritenour
Horns & Synthesizers Arranged by Jerry Hey
Larry Carlton : Sampler From "High Steppin'"
Lee Ritenour & Larry Carlton : Guitars
Harvey Mason : Drums
Melvin Davis : Bass
Dave Witham : Keyboards
Larry Williams : Synthesizers
Cassio Duarte : Percussion

03 - L.A. Underground

Arranged by Lee Ritenour
Horns & Synthesizers Arranged by Jerry Hey
Lee Ritenour : Guitars, Organ Samples & Synthesizers
Larry Carlton : Guitars
Harvey Mason : Drums
Melvin Davis : Bass
Dave Witham : Keyboards
Cassio Duarte : Percussion
Gary Grant : Trumpet
Bill Reichenbach : Trombone
Larry Williams : Synthesizers & Tenor Saxophone

04 - Closer Door Jam

Arranged by Larry Carlton
Lee Ritenour & Larry Carlton : Guitars
Omar Hakim : Drums
Melvin Davis : Bass
Rick Jackson : Keyboards

05 - After The Rain

Arranged by Lee Ritenour
Horns & Synthesizers Arranged by Jerry Hey
Lee Ritenour : Guitars, Synthesizers, Bass & Drum Programming
Larry Carlton : Guitars
Harvey Mason : Drums
Dave Witham : Keyboards
Jerry Hey & Gary Grant : Flugelhorns
Bill Reichenbach : Trombone

06 - Remembering J.P.

Arranged by Larry Carlton
Lee Ritenour & Larry Carlton : Guitars
Omar Hakim : Drums
Melvin Davis : Bass
Rick Jackson : Keyboards

07 - Fun In The Dark

Arranged by Lee Ritenour
Horns & Synthesizers Arranged by Jerry Hey
Lee Ritenour & Larry Carlton : Guitars
Omar Hakim : Drums
Greg Phillinganes & Dave Witham : Keyboards
Melvin Davis : Bass
Cassio Duarte : Percussion
Larry Williams : Synthesizers & Tenor Saxophone
Jerry Hey & Gary Grant : Trumpet
Bill Reichenbach : Trombone

08 - Lots About Nothin'

Arranged by Larry Carlton
Lee Ritenour & Larry Carlton : Guitars
Omar Hakim : Drums
Melvin Davis : Bass
Rick Jackson : Keyboards

09 - Take That

Arranged by Lee Ritenour
Horns & Synthesizers Arranged by Jerry Hey
Lee Ritenour & Larry Carlton : Guitars
Omar Hakim : Drums
Greg Phillinganes & Dave Witham : Keyboards
Melvin Davis : Bass 
Larry Williams : Synthesizers & Tenor Saxophone
Jerry Hey & Gary Grant : Trumpet
Bill Reichenbach : Trombone

10 - Up And Adam

Arranged by Larry Carlton
Lee Ritenour : Guitars 
Larry Carlton : Guitars & Keyboards 
Omar Hakim : Drums
Melvin Davis : Bass
Dave Witham : Keyboards

11 - Reflection Of A Guitar Player

Arranged by Larry Carlton
Lee Ritenour : Guitars
Larry Carlton : Guitars & Keyboards
Omar Hakim : Drums
Melvin Davis : Bass
Greg Phillinganes : Keyboards

Fourplay "Elixir" (1995) -Smooth Jazz-


 Label : Warner Bros. Records


01 - Elixir (Bob James, Lee Ritenour, Nathan East & Harvey Mason)
02 - Dream Come True (Nathan East & Ricky Lawson)
03 - Play Lady Play (Lee Ritenour & Bob James)
04 - Why Can't It Wait Till Morning (Phil Collins) 
05 - Magic Carpet Ride (Lee Ritenour) 
06 - Whisper In My Ear (Bob James)
07 - Fannie Mae (Harvey Mason)
08 - The Closer I Get To You (J. Mtume & Reggie Lucas) 
09 - East 2 West (Nathan East & Marcel East) 
10 - Licorice (Bob James)
11 - In My Corner (Harvey Mason & Harvey Mason Jr.)


Produced by Fourplay
Executive Producer : Bob James
All Songs Arranged by The Composers, except :
"The Closer I Get To You" Arranged by Fourplay, Vocals Produced & Arranged by Nathan East
"In My Corner" Vocals Arranged by Harvey Mason Jr.
"Why Can't It Wait Till Morning" Arranged by Bob James
"Play Lady" Arranged by Lee Ritenour
Recorded at Sunset Sound, Hollywood, CA ; Darp Studios, Atlanta, GA ; Starlight Studios, Malibu, CA ; Remidi Studios, Ardsley-on-Hudson, NY & Masong Studios, Los Angeles, CA
Recorded & Mixed by Don Murray
Additional Recording : Thom "TK" Kidd at Darp Studios ; Harvey Mason Jr. at Masong Studios & Lee Ritenour at Starlight Studios
Assistant Engineers : Mike Kloster at Sunset Sound & Kevin Lively at Darp Studios
Mastered by Wally Traugott at Capitol Disk Mastering


Fourplay : 

Bob James : Keyboards & Synth Orchestrations
Lee Ritenour : Guitars, Additional Computer & Synth Programming
Nathan East : Bass & Lead vocals (on 05 & 09)
Harvey Mason : Drums, Percussion, Marimba, Bongos & Jew's Harp


Additional musicians :

Harvey Mason Jr. : Computer & Synth Programming
Ken Freeman : Additional Computer & Synth Programming


Vocals :

Phil Collins : Lead vocals (on 04)
Patti Austin & Peabo Bryson : Lead vocals (on 08) 
Heather Mason, Vern Arnold & Cisco : Background vocals (on 11)

Fourplay "Between The Sheets" (1993) -Smooth Jazz-


 Label : Warner Bros. Records


01 - Chant (Bob James)
02 - Monterey (Lee Ritenour)
03 - Between The Sheets (Ernie Isley, Marvin Isley, O'Kelly Isley, Ronald Isley, Rudolph Isley & Chris Jasper)
04 - Li'l Darlin' (Neal Hefti)
05 - Flying East (Marcel East & Nathan East)
06 - Once In The A.M. (Lee Ritenour)
07 - Gulliver (Bob James)
08 - Amoroso (Harvey Mason)
09 - A Summer Child (Lee Ritenour)
10 - Anthem (Harvey Mason)
11 - Song For Somalia (Harvey Mason) 


Produced by Fourplay
Executive Producer : Bob James
Engineered by Neal Avon, Marcel East, Mike Kloster & Mike Piersante
Mastered by Wally Traugott
Arranged by Fourplay
Synthesizer Orchestration by Bob James & Debra Johnson


Fourplay :

Bob James : Keyboards
Lee Ritenour : Guitar
Nathan East : Bass
Harvey Mason : Drums

Lee Ritenour "Wes Bound" (1993)


 Label : GRP Records


01 - Wes Bound (Lee Ritenour)
02 - Boss City (Wes Montgomery)
03 - 4 On 6 (Wes Montgomery)
04 - A Little Bumpin' (Lee Ritenour)
05 - Waiting In Vain (Bob Marley)
06 - Goin' On To Detroit (Wes Montgomery)
07 - A New Day (Lee Ritenour)
08 - Ocean Ave. (Lee Ritenour)
09 - Road Song (Wes Montgomery)
10 - West Coast Blues (Wes Montgomery)


Produced by Lee Ritenour for Captain Fingers Productions
Recorded & Mixed by Don Murray
Executive Producers : Dave Grusin & Larry Rosen
2nd Engineer : Mike Kloster
Recorded at Susnset Sound, Starlight Studio, Capitol Studio & Enterprise Studio
Additional Engineers : Geoff Gillette & Lee Ritenour 
Mixed at Sunset Sound
Mastered by Wally Traugott at Capitol Studios
Concertmaster : Murray Adler


01 - Wes Bound

Strings, Horns & Flutes Arrangements by Jerry Hey
Arranged by Lee Ritenour
Bass : Melvin Davis
Drums & Percussion : Harvey Mason
Guitar & Percussion : Lee Ritenour
Piano & Keyboards : Bob James

02 - Boss City

Horn Arrangement by Jerry Hey
Arranged by Mitch Holder
Bass : Melvin Davis
Drums : Gary Novak
Guitar : Lee Ritenour
B-3 Organ : Dave Witham
Percussion : Harvey Mason

03 - 4 On 6

Horn Arrangement by Jerry Hey
Arranged by Lee Ritenour 
Drums : Harvey Mason
Guitar : Lee Ritenour
B-3 Organ : Ronnie Foster

04 - A Little Bumpin'

Strings, Horns & Flutes Arrangements by Jerry Hey
Bass : Melvin Davis
Drums : Harvey Mason
Guitar : Lee Ritenour
Percussion : Cassio Duarte
Piano & Keyboards : Bob James

05 - Waiting In Vain

Strings & Horns Arrangements by Jerry Hey
Rhythm Arrangements by Aaron Smith & Lee Ritenour
Background vocals : Carmen Twillie, Kate Markowitz & Phil Perry
Drum Programming : Aaron Smith
Guitar : Lee Ritenour
Lead vocals : Maxi Priest
Organ : Dave Witham
Percussion : Cassio Duarte

06 - Goin' On To Detroit

Strings & Flutes Arrangements by Alan Broadbent
Arranged by Lee Ritenour
Bass : John Patitucci
Drums : Harvey Mason
Guitar : Lee Ritenour
Keyboards : John Beasley
Percussion : Cassio Duarte
Piano : Alan Broadbent

07 - A New Day

Strings, Horns & Flutes Arrangements by Jerry Hey
Bass : Melvin Davis
Drums : Harvey Mason
Guitar : Lee Ritenour
Percussion : Cassio Duarte
Piano & Keyboards : Bob James

08 - Ocean Ave.

Acoustic Bass : John Patitucci
Drums & Percussion : Harvey Mason
Guitar : Lee Ritenour
Keyboards : John Beasley
Percussion : Cassio Duarte
Piano Solo : Alan Broadbent

09 - Road Song

Strings, Horns & Flutes Arrangements by Jerry Hey
Arranged by Lee Ritenour
Bass : Melvin Davis
Drums : Harvey Mason
Guitar : Lee Ritenour
Percussion : Cassio Duarte
Piano & Keyboards : Bob James

10 - West Coast Blues

Strings, Horns & Flutes Arrangements by Jerry Hey
Arranged by Lee Ritenour
Bass : Melvin Davis
Drums : Harvey Mason
Guitar : Lee Ritenour
Percussion : Cassio Duarte
Piano & Keyboards : Bob James


Horn Section :
Flute & Alto Flute : Gary Herbig, Kim Hutchcroft & Steve Kujala
Tenor Saxophone, Alto Saxophone, Flute & Bass Clarinet : Dan Higgins
Trombone & Bass Trombone : Bill Reichenbach
Trumpet & Flugelhorn : Jerry Hey
Strings :
Violin : Bonnie Douglas, Clayton Haslop, Dorothy Wade, Eun Sun Lee, Gordon Marron, Israel Baker, Jimmie Getzoff, John Wittenberg, Juliann M. French, Murray Adler, Paul Shure & Robert Brosseau
Viola : Carol Mukogawa, Harry Shiranian, Simon Oswell & Steve Gordon
Cello : Fred Seykora, Jodi Burnett, Paula Hochhalter & Ray Kramer

Fourplay "Fourplay (1991) -Smooth Jazz-


 Label : Warner Bros. Records


01 - Bali Run (Lee Ritenour & Bob James)
02 - 101 Eastbound (Nathan East & Marcel East)
03 - Foreplay (Lee Ritenour)
04 - Moonjogger (Bob James)
05 - Max-O-Man (Harvey Mason & Michael Lang)
06 - After The Dance (Marvin Gaye)
07 - Quadrille (Bob James)
08 - Midnight Stroll (Harvey Mason)
09 - October Morning (Lee Ritenour)
10 - Wish You Were Here (Lee Ritenour)
11 - Rain Forest (Bob James)


Produced by Fourplay
Executive Producer : Bob James
Recorded & Mixed by Don Murray
Additional Recording by Jeff Gillette, Khaliq Glover & Femi Jiya
Assistant Engineers : Mike Kloster at Sunset Sound ; Clif Norrell at Ocean Way Recorders & Paul May at Starlight Studios
Mastered by Wally Traugott at Capitol Disk Mastering
Recorded at Ocean Way Recorders, Sunset Sound, Starlight Studios & Pyramid Studios


Fourplay :

Bob James : Keyboards
Lee Ritenour : Guitars
Nathan East : Bass
Harvey Mason : Drums


01 - Bali Run

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02 - 101 Eastbound

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03 - Foreplay

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04 - Moonjogger

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05 - Max-O-Man

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06 - After The Dance

Lead vocal : El DeBarge
Background vocals : El DeBarge, Darrell DeBarge, Nathan East & Patti LaBelle
Additional Background vocal Arrangement : Patti LaBelle

07 - Quadrille

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08 - Midnight Stroll

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09 - October Morning

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10 - Wish You Were Here

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11 - Rain Forest

Background vocal : Philip Bailey

Lee Ritenour "Stolen Moments" (1990)



Label : GRP Records


01 - Uptown (Lee Ritenour)
02 - Stolen Moments (Oliver Nelson)
03 - 24th Street Blues (Lee Ritenour)
04 - Haunted Heart (Arthur Schwartz & Howard Dietz)
05 - Waltz For Carmen (Lee Ritenour & Mitch Holder)
06 - St. Bart's (Lee Ritenour)
07 - Blue In Green (Miles Davis)
08 - Sometime Ago (Sergio Mihanovich)


Produced & Arranged by Lee Ritenour for Captain Fingers Productions
Executive Producers : Dave Grusin & Larry Rosen
Recorded Live-to-2-Track JVC at Sunset Sound, Hollywood, CA 
Engineered & Mixed by Don Murray
Mastered by Wally Traugott at Capitol Studios, Hollywood, CA 


Musicians :

Lee Ritenour : Guitar
Mitch Holder : Acoustic Guitar on Tracks 05 & 06
John Patitucci : Acoustic Bass
Harvey Mason : Drums
Alan Broadbent : Piano & Fender Rhodes on Track 06
Ernie Watts : Tenor Saxophone

Lee Ritenour "Color Rit" (1989)


 Label : GRP Records


01 - Bahia Funk (Lee Ritenour)
02 - E (Gonzaguinha)
03 - All The Same Tonight (Ivan Lins, Victor Martins & Eric Tagg)
04 - Mister Reggae (Lee Ritenour)
05 - I Can't Let Go (Ernie Isley, Marvin Isley, O'Kelly Isley, Rudolph Isley & Chris Jasper)
06 - Color Rit (Lee Ritenour)
07 - The Kiss (Lee Ritenour)
08 - Malibu (Lee Ritenour & Phil Perry)
09 - Tropical Storm (Lee Ritenour)
10 - Etude (Lee Ritenour)


Produced & Arranged by Lee Ritenour for Captain Fingers Productions
Co-Produced, Engineered & Mixed by Don Murray
Executive Producers : Dave Grusin & Larry Rosen
Horns & Strings Arranged by Jerry Hey
Original String Arrangements on "Malibu" by Johnny Mandel
All Rhythm Arrangements by Lee Ritenour
Original Rhythm Arrangement on "E" by Jota Moraes
Recorded by Don Murray at A&M Studios/Hollywood, CA
Additional Recording at The Starlight Studio/Malibu, CA
Gonzaguinha's Vocal Recorded in Bahia, Brazil (City of Salvador)
Digitally Mixed at Smoketree Recording Studio/Chatsworth, CA
Assisted by Kevin Dixon & Arnold Madlener
Additional Assistance by Zero Nylin, Terry Bower, Robert Salcedo & Tom Banghart
Mastered by Wally Traugott at Capitol Studios/Hollywood, CA 
Digital Editing at CMS Digital/Pasadena, CA


01 - Bahia Funk

Lee Ritenour : Acoustic Guitar
Carlos Vega : Drums
Paulinho Da Costa : Percussion
Jimmy Johnson : Bass
Ernie Watts : Tenor Saxophone
Dave Witham : Keyboards & Solo (Breakdown)
Larry Williams : Keyboards

02 - E

Lee Ritenour : Acoustic Guitar
Gonzaguinha : Lead vocal
Carlos Vega : Drums
Paulinho Da Costa : Percussion
Jimmy Johnson : Bass
Dave Witham : Midi-Piano
Oscar Castro-Neves : Acoustic Guitar (Rhythm)
Gracinha Leporace : Vocals
Kate Markowitz : Vocals
Russell Ferrante : Keyboards
Jerry Hey : Trumpet
Larry Williams : Flute

03 - All The Same Tonight

Lee Ritenour : Acoustic Guitar
Phil Perry : Lead & Background vocals
Carlos Vega : Drums
Paulinho Da Costa : Percussion
Jimmy Johnson : Bass
Kate Markowitz : Vocals
Gracinha Leporace : Vocals
Russell Ferrante : Synths
Dave Witham : Midi-Piano & Synths Plus Solo

04 - Mister Reggae

Lee Ritenour : Acoustic & Electric Guitars
Carlos Vega : Drums
Paulinho Da Costa : Percussion
Jimmy Johnson : Bass
Dave Witham : Midi-Piano
Jerry Hey : Trumpet
Larry Williams : Saxophone & Keyboards

05 - I Can't Let Go

Lee Ritenour : Acoustic Guitar
Phil Perry : Lead & Background vocals
Carlos Vega : Drums
Paulinho Da Costa : Percussion
Dave Witham : Synths
Jimmy Johnson : Bass
Larry Williams : Keyboards

06 - Color Rit

Lee Ritenour : Acoustic & Electric Guitars
Carlos Vega : Drums
Paulinho Da Costa : Percussion
Jimmy Johnson : Bass
Dave Witham : Piano
Russell Ferrante : Synths

07 - The Kiss

Lee Ritenour : Acoustic Guitar 
Carlos Vega : Drums
Paulinho Da Costa : Percussion
Jimmy Johnson : Bass
Dave Witham : Synths
Ernie Watts : Alto Saxophone
Larry Williams : Keyboards

08 - Malibu

Lee Ritenour : Acoustic Guitar
Phil Perry : Lead vocal
Carlos Vega : Drums
Paulinho Da Costa : Percussion
Dave Witham : Synths
Jimmy Johnson : Bass
Larry Williams : Keyboards

09 - Tropical Storm

Lee Ritenour : Acoustic Guitar 
Carlos Vega : Drums
Paulinho Da Costa : Percussion
Dave Witham : Midi-Piano
Jimmy Johnson : Bass
Larry Williams : Synths

10 - Etude

Lee Ritenour : Acoustic Guitar
Anthony Jackson : Contra Bass Guitar
Bob Wilson : Drums

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Lee Ritenour "Festival" (1988)

  
 Label : GRP Records


01 - Night Rhythms (Lee Ritenour)
02 - Latin Lovers (Joao Bosco & Aldir Blanc)
03 - Humana (Ivan Lins & Victor Martins)
04 - Rio Sol (Tim Landers)
05 - Waiting For You (Lee Ritenour)
06 - Odile, Odila (Joao Bosco & Martinho Da Vila)
07 - Linda (Caetano Veloso)
08 - New York/Brazil (Lee Ritenour)
09 - The Inner Look (Bob James)


Produced by Lee Ritenour & Don Murray for Captain Fingers Productions
Digitally Recorded & Mixed by Don Murray
Digitally Recorded at The Power Station, NYC, May 16-20, 1988
Executive Producers : Dave Grusin & Larry Rosen
Engineered by Don Murray
Assisted by Gary Solomon
Production Assistance in New York : Zero Nylin
Additional Recording at Starlight Studios, Malibu, CA
2nd Engineer : Arnold Mladener
Digitally Mixed at Capitol Records
2nd Engineers : Kevin Dixon & Peter Doell
Recorded on The Mitsubishi X-850
Mixed to The Mitsubishi X-86HS
Mastered by Wally Traugott at Capitol Studios, Hollywood, CA


01 - Night Rhythms

Lee Ritenour : Acoustic Guitar
Dave Grusin : Keyboards
Omar Hakim : Drums
Marcus Miller : Bass
Paulinho Da Costa : Percussion
Carlinhos Brown : Pandero
Ernie Watts : Tenor Saxophone

02 - Latin Lovers

Lee Ritenour : Acoustic Guitar
Joao Bosco : Acoustic Guitar & Lead Vocals
Dave Grusin : Keyboards
Omar Hakim : Drums
Anthony Jackson : 6-String Bass Guitar
Paulinho Da Costa : All Percussion
Carlinhos Brown : Jembe
Gracinha Leporace : Background vocals

03 - Humana

Lee Ritenour : Acoustic Guitar Synthesizer
Bob James : Keyboards
Omar Hakim : Drums
Anthony Jackson : Bass Guitar
Paulinho Da Costa : Percussion
Ernie Watts : Alto Saxophone

04 - Rio Sol

Lee Ritenour : Acoustic Guitar
Bob James : Keyboards
Omar Hakim : Drums
Marcus Miller : Bass & Bass Solo
Paulinho Da Costa : Percussion
Ernie Watts : Tenor Saxophone

05 - Waiting For You

Lee Ritenour : Acoustic Guitar Synthesizer

06 - Odile, Odila

Lee Ritenour : Acoustic Guitar & Acoustic Guitar Synthesizer
Joao Bosco : Acoustic Guitar & Lead Vocals
Dave Grusin : Keyboards
Omar Hakim : Drums
Marcus Miller : Bass
Paulinho Da Costa : All Percussion
Carlinhos Brown : Jembe
Gracinha Leporace : Background vocals

07 - Linda

Lee Ritenour : Acoustic Guitar
Caetano Veloso : Lead Vocal
Dave Grusin : Keyboards
Omar Hakim : Drums
Anthony Jackson : Bass Guitar
Paulinho Da Costa : Bongos & Bell
Carlinhos Brown : Cabasa

08 - New York/Brazil

Lee Ritenour : Acoustic Guitar Synthesizer
Bob James : Keyboards
Omar Hakim : Drums
Anthony Jackson : Bass Guitar
Paulinho Da Costa : Bongos
Carlinhos Brown : Percussion

09 - The Inner Look

Lee Ritenour : Acoustic Guitar
Bob James : Keyboards & Solos
Omar Hakim : Drums
Marcus Miller : Bass
Carlinhos Brown : Percussion


Synthesizer Programming for Dave Grusin : Robbie Kondor
Horns & Strings on "Humana", "Rio Sol" & "New York/Brazil" arranged by Jerry Hey
Performed by Larry Williams & Jerry Hey
Strings & Horns on "Latin Lovers" & Linda" arranged by Johnny Mandel & Performed by Randy Kerber
All Rhythm Arrangements by Lee Ritenour
"Odile, Odila" arranged by Lee Ritenour & Dave Grusin