Al Di Meola - Land Of The Midnight Sun
Jazz
Label: CBS ‎– CBS 81220, CBS ‎– 81220, CBS ‎– PC 34074
Type: Vinyl, LP, Album
Country: Netherlands
Date of released: 1976
Category: Jazz
Style: Latin Jazz
Genre: Jazz
Musician: Al Di Meola
Album's name: Land Of The Midnight Sun
ZIP archive size: 1393

Al Di Meola - Land Of The Midnight Sun


Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 The Wizard
Bass Guitar – Anthony JacksonDrums – Steve GaddGuitar, Twelve-String Guitar – Al Di MeolaWritten-By, Percussion, Keyboards – Mingo Lewis
6:46
A2 Land Of The Midnight Sun
Bass Guitar – Anthony JacksonDrums – Lenny WhiteElectric Piano, Synthesizer [Mini-Moog] – Barry MilesPercussion – Mingo LewisWritten-By, Electric Guitar – Al Di Meola
9:14
A3 Sarabande From Violin Sonata In B Minor
Acoustic Guitar – Al Di MeolaWritten-By – J. S. Bach*
1:20
A4 Love Theme From "Pictures Of The Sea"
Bass Guitar, Vocals – Stanley ClarkePercussion – Mingo LewisVocals – Patty BuyukasWritten-By, Synthesizer, Chimes, Vocals, Electric Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Twelve-String Guitar [Acoustic] – Al Di Meola
2:24
Suite - Golden Dawn 9:47
B1a Morning Fire
Bass Guitar – Jaco PastoriusDrums – Alphonse MouzonElectric Piano, Synthesizer [Mini-Moog] – Barry MilesPercussion – Mingo LewisWritten-By, Electric Guitar – Al Di Meola
1:15
B1b Calmer Of The Tempests
Bass Guitar – Jaco PastoriusDrums – Alphonse MouzonElectric Piano, Synthesizer [Mini-Moog] – Barry MilesPercussion – Mingo LewisWritten-By, Electric Guitar – Al Di Meola
1:11
B1c From Ocean To The Clouds
Bass Guitar – Jaco PastoriusDrums – Alphonse MouzonElectric Piano, Synthesizer [Mini-Moog] – Barry MilesPercussion – Mingo LewisWritten-By, Electric Guitar – Al Di Meola
8:38
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B2 Short Tales Of The Black Forest
Gong, Acoustic Guitar – Al Di MeolaWritten-By, Piano [Acoustic], Marimba – Chick Corea
5:39

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – CBS
  • Recorded At – Electric Lady Studios
  • Mastered At – Sterling Sound
  • Recorded At – Different Fur Studios
  • Copyright (c) – CBS
  • Made By – Shorewood Packaging
  • Published By – Mingo Lewis Music
  • Published By – Di Meola Music Co.
  • Published By – Litha Music Co.

Credits

  • Design [Cover Design] – Paula Scher
  • Engineer – Dane Butcher (tracks: A4)
  • Engineer [Assistant] – Frank D'Augusta*
  • Engineer [Recording, Remix] – Dave Palmer
  • Mastered By – Bob Ludwig
  • Photography By [Back Cover] – Darryl Pitt
  • Photography By [Front Cover] – Jerry Abromowitz*
  • Producer, Arranged By – Al Di Meola

Notes

There is a similar version without LC-code and 54 (in circle) on back sleeve.

A2 dedicated to Chick Corea
Recorded at Electric Lady Recording Studios, New York, except A4, recorded at Different Fur Trading Co. in San Francisco
Mastered at Sterling Sound, New York
Produced for Noonzio Productions, Inc. in coordination with Forever Unlimited Productions

℗ 1976 CBS Inc./© 1976 CBS Inc.
Shorepak by Shorewood Packaging
Printed in Holland

Catalog numbers:
CBS 81220: spine & labels
81220: front cover
(PC 34074): labels

Publishing:
A1: Mingo Lewis Music
B2: Litha Music Co.
Remaining tracks: Dimeola Music Company
(No publisher mentioned on track A3)

Chick Corea appears through the courtesy of Polydor Incorporated
Lenny White appears through the courtesy of Nemporer Records
Alphonse Mouzon appears through the courtesy of Blue Note Records
Barry Miles appears through the courtesy of London Records, Inc.
Jaco Pastorius appears through the courtesy of Epic Records
Stanley Clarke appears through the courtesy of Nemporer Records

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Label Code: LC 0149
  • Rights Society: BIEM / STEMRA
  • Matrix / Runout (Label Side A): CBS 81220-1 AL 34074
  • Matrix / Runout (Label Side B): CBS 81220-2 BL 34074
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout, etched side A): 81220-A² Ⓗ
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout, etched side B): 81220-B Ⓗ
  • Other: ⓨ (on back sleeve)
  • Other: 54 (in circle on back sleeve)

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
PC 34074 Al Di Meola Land Of The Midnight Sun ‎(LP, Album, RE) Columbia PC 34074 US Unknown
SRCS 9180 Al Di Meola Land Of The Midnight Sun ‎(CD, Album, Ltd, Promo, RE, RM, Pap) Sony Records SRCS 9180 Japan 1997
none Al Di Meola Land Of The Midnight Sun ‎(LP, Album, TP) Columbia none US 1976
CBS 32027 Al Di Meola Land Of The Midnight Sun ‎(LP, Album, RE) CBS CBS 32027 UK Unknown
CBS 32027, 32027 Al Di Meola Land Of The Midnight Sun ‎(LP, Album, RE, Red) CBS, CBS CBS 32027, 32027 Europe Unknown

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