2010 Lee Ritenour – 6 String Theory

ritenour-lee-2010Lee Mack Ritenour (born January 11, 1952) is an American jazz guitarist, session musician, and composer. Lee Ritenour has contributed to over 3000 sessions, and has charted over 30 contemporary jazz hits since 1976.

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Tracks

1  Lay It Down (Lee Ritenour) 5:59
2  Am I Wrong (Kevin Moore) 4:07
3  L.P. (For Les Paul) (Lee Ritenour) 4:50
4  Give Me One Reason (Tracy Chapman) 5:16
5  “68” (Steve Lukather) 5:01
6  In Your Dreams (Lee Ritenour, Steve Lukather) 6:01
7  My One And Only Love (Guy Wood, Robert Mellin) 1:45
8  Moon River (Henry Mancini, Johnny Mercer) 5:00
9  Why I Sing The Blues (BB King, Dave Clark) 6:35
10  Daddy Longlicks (Joe Robinson) 1:54
11  Shape Of My Heart (Dominic Miller, Sting) 4:49
12  Drifting (Andy McKee) 3:43
13  Freeway Jam (Max Middleton) 4:59
14  Fives (Guthrie Govan) 4:33
15  Luigi Legnani: Caprices, Op. 20, No. 2 And 7 (Luigi Legnani) 3:29

Media

Musicians

1 Lay It Down

BassMelvin Lee Davis
DrumsHarvey Mason
GuitarJohn Scofield
GuitarLee Ritenour
OrganLarry Goldings


2 Am I Wrong

BassNathan East
DrumsHarvey Mason
GuitarKeb Mo
GuitarTaj Mahal
ClavinetLarry Goldings
Fender RhodesLarry Goldings
HarmonicaTaj Mahal
VocalsKeb Mo
VocalsTaj Mahal


3 L.P. (For Les Paul)

DrumsWilliam Kennedy
GuitarLee Ritenour
GuitarPat Martino
OrganJoey DeFrancesco


4 Give Me One Reason

BassTal Wilkenfeld
DrumsVinnie Colaiuta
GuitarJoe Bonamassa
GuitarRobert Cray
WurlitzerLarry Goldings
VocalsJoe Bonamassa
VocalsRobert Cray


5 “68”

BassTal Wilkenfeld
DrumsVinnie Colaiuta
GuitarNeal Schon
GuitarSteve Lukather
GuitarSlash
OrganLarry Goldings


6 In Your Dreams

BassTal Wilkenfeld
DrumsVinnie Colaiuta
GuitarLee Ritenour
GuitarSteve Lukather
GuitarNeal Schon
OrganLarry Goldings


7 My One And Only Love

GuitarGeorge Benson


8 Moon River

DrumsWilliam Kennedy
GuitarGeorge Benson
PianoJoey DeFrancesco


9 Why I Sing The Blues

BassNathan East
DrumsHarvey Mason
GuitarBB King
GuitarVince Gill
GuitarKeb Mo
GuitarJonny Lang
GuitarLee Ritenour
Fender RhodesLarry Goldings
VocalsBB King
VocalsVince Gill
VocalsKeb Mo
VocalsJonny Lang


10 Daddy Longlicks

GuitarJoe Robinson


11 Shape Of My Heart

BassJimmy Johnson
DrumsWilliam Kennedy
GuitarLee Ritenour
GuitarSteve Lukather
Acoustic GuitarAndy McKee
KeyboardsJohn Beasley
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa


12 Drifting

BassJimmy Johnson
GuitarLee Ritenour
Acoustic GuitarAndy McKee
KeyboardsJohn Beasley
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa


13 Freeway Jam

BassMelvin Lee Davis
DrumsSimon Phillips
GuitarMike Stern
GuitarTomayasu Hotei
GuitarLee Ritenour
Fender RhodesJohn Beasley


14 Fives

BassTal Wilkenfeld
DrumsVinnie Colaiuta
GuitarGuthrie Govan
OrganLarry Goldings


15 Luigi Legnani: Caprices, Op. 20, No. 2 And 7

GuitarShon Boublil

Liner Notes

Producer, Arranged By – Lee Ritenour
Co-producer – John Burk
Co-producer, Arranged By – Steve Lukather (Tracks 5, 6, 11)
Executive-Producer – John Burk, Lee Ritenour, Mark Wexler
Copyist (Music) – Gary Lee, John Eidsvoog, Julie Eidsvoog
Edited By, Other (Additional Pro Tools) – Don Murray, Eric Ferguson, Gary Lee, Lee Ritenour
Mastered By – Sangwook Nam
Mixed By – Don Murray
Mixed By (Assistant) – Gary Lee, John Fan, Kevin Mills, Paul Lamalfa
Recorded By – Chuck Ainley (Tracks 9), Dominic Camardella (Tracks 4), Don Murray, Eric Ferguson (Tracks 10, 15), Yamanouchi Takayoshi (Tracks 13)
Recorded By (Assistant) – Miyuki Nara

Art Direction – Larissa Collins
Design (Package Design) – Michael Gassel
Photography By (Oil Painting) – Dario Campanile
Photography By (Recording Session) – Chad Reininger

Recorded at Henson Recording Studios, CA
Recording Dates: December 2009 – April 2010
Mixed at Starlight Studio
Mastered at The Mastering Lab, Ojai, CA.