Angel Clare is the debut solo studio album by Art Garfunkel, released on September 11, 1973. It is his highest charting solo album, peaking at number 5 and contains his only Top 10 hit in the US, “All I Know” which peaked at number 9. It also contained two other Top 40 hits, “Traveling Boy” (#102 Bubbling under the Hot 100, #38 Adult Contemporary) and “I Shall Sing” (#38 Hot 100, #4 Adult Contemporary). It was produced by long-time Simon & Garfunkel producer Roy Halee, alongside Art Garfunkel.
The title, Angel Clare, comes from the name of a character in Thomas Hardy’s novel, Tess of the d’Urbervilles.
1 Travelling Boy (Paul Williams, Roger Nichols) 5:00
2 Down In The Willow Garden (Charlie Monroe) 4:04
3 I Shall Sing (Van Morrison) 3:38
4 Old Man (Randy Newman) 3:26
5 Feuilles-Oh Do Space Men Pass Dead Souls On Their Way To The Moon (Johann Sebastian Bach, Traditional, Linda Grossman) 3:12
6 All I Know (Jimmy Webb) 3:51
7 Mary Was An Only Child (Albert Hammond, Jorge Milchberg, Michael Hazlewood) 3:29
8 Woyaya (Osibisa, Sol Amarfio) 3:20
9 Barbara Allen (Traditional) 5:27
10 Another Lullaby (Jimmy Webb) 3:33
|Background Vocals||Dorothy Morrison|
|Background Vocals||Jackie Ward|
|Background Vocals||Sally Stevens|
Producer – Art Garfunkel, Roy Halee
Engineer – Roy Halee
Mastered By (Mastering) – George Horn
Recorded By (Recordist) – Mark Friedman
Strings – Ernie Freeman, Jim Haskell, Peter Matz
Technician (Technical Assistance) – Stan Ross
Other (Special Thanks To) – Audie Ashworth, Cass Eliot, Diane Doherty, Michelle Haystrand, Mike Kranzke, Ron Haffkine
Other (Use Of Grace Cathedral) – Canon Fenstermaker
Art Direction – Ron Coro
Photography By (Photos) – Jim Marshall
Manufactured By – Columbia Records
Phonographic Copyright (p) – CBS Inc.
Copyright (c) – CBS Inc.
Pressed By – Columbia Records Pressing Plant, Terre Haute
Mastered At – Customatrix