Morning Dance »— 1979
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See Below For Full Musician Credits

Tracks

  1. Morning Dance (4:11) – Jay Beckenstein
  2. Jubilee (4:31) – Jeremy Wall
  3. Rasul (3:57) – Jeremy Wall
  4. Song for Lorraine (3:59) – Jay Beckenstein
  5. Starburst (4:50) – Jeremy Wall
  6. Heliopolis (5:34) – Jay Beckenstein
  7. It Doesn’t Matter (4:27) – Chet Catallo
  8. Little Linda (4:27) – Jeremy Wall
  9. End of Romanticism (5:00) – Rick Strauss
Produced by: Jay Beckenstein and Richard Calandra for Crosseyed Bear Productions, Inc.
Assistant Producer: Jeremy Wall
Produced For: Amherst Records

Recorded at: Secret Sound Studio, New York, N.Y.
Recording Engineers: Jack Malken, Michael Barry
Assistant Engineers: Candice Munson, Darroll Gustamachio, Jason Corsaro
Also Recorded at: P.C.I. Recording Studio, Rochester, N.Y.
Recording Engineers: Lawrence Swist, Mick Guzauski,
Also Recorded at: House of Music, West Orange, N.J.
Recording Engineer: Charlie Conrad
Also Recorded at: Trackmaster Studio, Buffalo, N.Y.
Recording Engineer: Lawrence Swist

Mixed and Edited at: Secret Sound Studio, New York, N.Y.
Mixing Engineers: Jack Malken and Michael Barry
Editing: Rick Rowe

Illustration: 
David Heffernan

Musicians and Vocalists:
1. Morning Dance
Jay Beckenstein – Alto Sax
Jeremy Wall – Electric Piano
John Tropea – Electric Guitar & Acoustic Guitar
Jim Kurzdorfer – Bass
Ted Reinhardt – Drums
Rubens Bassini – Congas & Percussion
David Samuels – Marimba & Steel Drum

2. Jubilee
Jay Beckenstein – Alto Sax
Jeremy Wall – Electric Piano & Synthesizers
John Tropea – Electric Guitar
Will Lee – Bass
Steve Jordan – Drums
Rubens Bassini – Congas & Percussion
Randy Brecker – Trumpet Solo
David Samuels – Marimba

3. Rasul
Jay Beckenstein – Soprano & Tenor Sax
Jeremy Wall – Acoustic Piano & Electric Piano
Rick Strauss – Guitar
Jim Kurzdorfer – Bass
Ted Reinhardt – Drums
John Clark – French Horn

4. Song for Lorraine
Jay Beckenstein – Soprano Saxes
Tom Schuman – Electric & Acoustic Pianos
Chet Catallo – Guitar
Jim Kurzdorfer – Bass
Eli Konikoff – Drums
Gerardo Velez – Congas, Bongos, & Percussion
Suzanne Ciani – Synthesizers
Lani Groves, Diva Gray, Gordon Grody – Vocalists

5. Starburst
Jay Beckenstein – Tenor Sax (Intro)
Jeremy Wall – Electric Piano & Synthesizers
John Tropea – Guitar
Will Lee – Bass
Steve Jordan – Drums
Rubens Bassini – Congas, Timbales & Percussion
Michael Brecker – Tenor Sax Solo

6. Heliopolis
Jay Beckenstein – Alto Sax, Boobams, percussion
Jeremy Wall – Electric Piano & Synthesizers
John Tropea – Guitar
Will Lee – Bass
Steve Jordan – Drums
Rubens Bassini – Congas, Timbales & Percussion
David Samuels – Marimba
Tom Schuman – Rhodes Solo

7. It Doesn’t Matter
Jay Beckenstein – Soprano Saxes
Tom Schuman – Electric & Acoustic Pianos
Chet Catallo – Guitar
Jim Kurzdorfer – Bass
Eli Konikoff – Drums
Suzanne Ciani – Synthesizer
Jeremy Wall – Synthesizer
Gerardo Velez – Congas
Lani Groves, Diva Gray, Gordon Grody – Vocalists

8. Little Linda
Jay Beckenstein – Alto Sax
Jeremy Wall – Electric Piano, Acoustic Piano & Percussion
Rick Strauss – Guitar
Jim Kurzdorfer – Bass
Ted Reinhardt – Drums
Rubens Bassini – Bongos & Percussion
David Samuels – Vibraphone

9. End of Romanticism
Jay Beckenstein – Soprano Sax
Jeremy Wall – Electric Piano
Rick Strauss – Electric & 12 String Guitar
Jim Kurzdorfer – Bass
Ted Reinhardt – Dreums
David Samuels – Marimba
Tom Schuman – Synthesizer Solos
John Clark – French Horn

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Horn Section:
Jay Beckenstein – Alto Sax
Michael Brecker – Tenor Sax
Randy Brecker – Trumpet
Tom Malone – Trombone
Lew Del Gatto – Flutes

Horns arranged and conducted by: Jeremy Wall except “Heliopolis” by Jay Beckenstein

Strings:
Harry Lookofsky – Violin (Concertmaster)
Matthew Raimondi – Violin
Harry Cykman – Violin
Charles Libove – Violin
Alfred Brown – Viola
Charles McCracken – Cello

Strings arranged and conducted by: 
Jeremy Wall

Synthesizer Programming: Larry Fast