George Benson - Shape Of Things To Come
Jazz
Label: A&M Records ‎– SP-4014
Type: Vinyl, LP, Album
Country: Italy
Date of released: 1969
Category: Jazz
Style: Soul-Jazz, Fusion
Genre: Jazz
Musician: George Benson
Album's name: Shape Of Things To Come
ZIP archive size: 1379

George Benson - Shape Of Things To Come


Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Footin' It
Flute – Stan WebbPiano – Herbie Hancock
A2 Face It Boy, It's Over
A3 Shape Of Things To Come
Bass – Richard Davis Piano – Hank Jones
A4 Chattanooga Choo Choo
Flute – Stan WebbPiano – Herbie Hancock
B1 Don't Let Me Lose This Dream
Bass – Richard Davis
B2 Shape Of Things That Are And Were
B3 Last Train To Clarksville

Companies, etc.

  • Licensed To – CGD Messaggerie Musicali S.p.A. – SP-4014

Credits

  • Arranged By – Don Sebesky
  • Artwork – Sam Antupit
  • Bass – Ron Carter (tracks: A2, B2, B3)
  • Cello – George Ricci (tracks: A1, A3, A4)
  • Congas – Johnny Pacheco
  • Drums – Leo Morris
  • Engineer – Rudy Van Gelder
  • Flute – George Marge (tracks: A1, A3, A4), Romeo Penque (tracks: A1, A3, A4)
  • Guitar – George Benson
  • Liner Notes – Ira Gitler
  • Organ – Charles Covington
  • Photography By – Pete Turner
  • Producer – Creed Taylor
  • Saxophone, Harmonica – Buddy Lucas (tracks: A1, A2, A4, B1 to B3)
  • Trombone, Horns [Bariton] – Wayne Andre (tracks: A1, A2, A4, B1 to B3)
  • Trombone, Tuba – Alan Raph (tracks: A1, A2, A4, B1 to B3)
  • Trumpet – Burt Collins (tracks: A2, B1 to B3)
  • Trumpet, Flugelhorn – Joe Shepley (tracks: A1, A2, A4, B1 to B3)
  • Trumpet, Flugelhorn, Piccolo Flute – Marvin Stamm (tracks: A1, A2, A4, B1 to B3)
  • Vibraphone – Jack Jennings (tracks: A1, A3, A4)
  • Viola – David Mankovitz (tracks: A1, A3, A4)
  • Violin – Bernard Eichen (tracks: A1, A3, A4), Charles Libove (tracks: A1, A3, A4)

Notes

Recorded at Van Gelder Studios.
Herbie Hancock appears courtesy of Blue Note Records.
August 27, 1968: Tracks A1 & A4
September 5, 1968: Track A3
October 5, 1968: Track B1
October 22, 1968: Tracks A2, B2 & B3

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
SP-3014 George Benson Shape Of Things To Come ‎(LP, Album) A&M Records, CTI Records SP-3014 US 1968
8T-3014 George Benson Shape Of Things To Come ‎(8-Trk, Album) A&M Records, CTI Records 8T-3014 US 1968
AMLS 945 George Benson Shape Of Things To Come ‎(LP, Album) A&M Records, CTI Records AMLS 945 UK 1969
CDA 0803 George Benson Shape Of Things To Come ‎(CD, Album, Dig) A&M Records CDA 0803 UK 1987
L 36587 George Benson Shape Of Things To Come ‎(LP, Album) A&M Records L 36587 New Zealand 1968