1988 Billy Childs – Take For Example This…

Take For Example This… is the first solo album by Billy Childs, released in 1988.

William Edward Childs (born March 8, 1957) is a jazz pianist, arranger and conductor from Los Angeles, California.


1  Quiet Girl (Billy Childs) 6:34
2  One Fleeting Instant (Billy Childs) 5:42
3  Timeless (Billy Childs) 6:18
4  Room (Billy Childs) 5:54
5  Totally Alone (Billy Childs) 7:31
6  Backwards Bop (Billy Childs) 6:22
7  Take For Example This… (E E Cummings) 7:37
8  An Afterthought (Billy Childs) 6:53



PianoBilly Childs
SynthesizerBilly Childs
FluteBob Sheppard
SaxBob Sheppard

Other Musicians

1 Quiet Girl

BassTony Dumas
DrumsMike Baker

2 One Fleeting Instant

BassTony Dumas
DrumsSteve Houghton

3 Timeless

BassJimmy Johnson
DrumsJoey Heredia
PercussionLenny Castro
ProgrammingCarl Wurtz

4 Room

BassTony Dumas
DrumsMike Baker

5 Totally Alone

BassTony Dumas
DrumsSteve Houghton

6 Backwards Bop

BassTony Dumas
DrumsMike Baker

7 Take For Example This…

BassJimmy Johnson
DrumsSteve Houghton

8 An Afterthought

BassJimmy Johnson
DrumsJoey Heredia
ProgrammingCarl Wurtz

Liner Notes

Producer – Billy Childs, Andy Narell
Arranged By – Billy Childs
Engineer (Second) – Michael C. Ross, Stacy Baird
Engineering (Additional) – Leslie Ann Jones
Mastered By – Bernie Grundman
Mixed By – Allen Sides
Recorded By – Allen Sides

Photography – Tia Dodge

Manufactured By – Windham Hill Jazz
Distributed By – A&M Records
Recorded At – Ocean Way Recording
Mixed At – Ocean Way Recording
Mastered At – Bernie Grundman Mastering
Produced For – Hip Pocket Productions
Published By – Lunacy Music