Spyro Gyra »— 1978
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Jay Beckenstein – Soprano, Alto, Tenor Saxophone, Percussion
Jeremy Wall – Piano, Fender Rhodes, Mini Moog, Arp Odyssey, Arp String Ensemble, Hammond Organ, Percussion
Jim Kurzdorfer – Bass
Tom Walsh – Drums, Percussion
Umbopha Emile Latimer – Congas, Percussion

Tracks

  1. Shaker Song (4:49) – Jay Beckenstein
  2. Opus d’ Opus (5:08) – Jay Beckenstein
  3. Mallet Ballet (5:11) – Jeremy Wall
  4. Pygmy Funk (5:34) – Jeremy Wall
  5. Cascade (3:12) – Jeremy Wall
  6. Leticia (6:10) – Jeremy Wall
  7. Mead (4:00) – Jay Beckenstein
  8. Paula/Paw Prints (4:01) – Jay Beckenstein
  9. Galadriel (4:55) – Jeremy Wall
Produced By: Jay Beckenstein and Richard Calandra  for Crosseyed Bear Productions, Inc., Buffalo, New York
Assisted By: Jeremy Wall
All selections published: Harlem Music/Crosseyed Bear Music (BMI)
Arranged by: Jeremy Wall and Jay Beckenstein
Recording Engineer: Chuck Madden
Mix Engineers: Lawrence Swist, Craig Bishop
Assistant Engineer: Jim Bonnefond
Editing: Rusty Payne
Studios:House of Music, W. Orange, NJ; Mark Studios, Clarence, NY; Blue Rock Studios, New York, NY
Editing and Mastering: CBS New York, New York
Additional Mix Equipment: Courtesy Unistage Inc.

Additional Musicians:

Rubens Bassini – Congas (“Shaker Song”, “Cascade”, “Leticia”)
David Samuels – Marimba and Tabla(“Shaker Song” and “Pygmy Funk”)
Tom Schuman – Mini Moog (“Mead”), Piano (“Paula”), Fender Rhodes (“Paw Prints”)
“Fast” Freddy Rapillo – Guitar (“Mallet Ballet,” “Pygmy Funk”,”Leticia”, “Paw Prints”, “Galadriel”)
Greg Millar – Guitar (Shaker Song”, “Opus D’Opus”, “Cascade”, “Mead”)
Rick Bell – Trombone (Opus D’Opus”)
Tony Garusso – Trumpet (“Leticia”)
Fred Marshall – Trombone (“Leticia”)

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