1976 Gino Vannelli – The Gist Of The Gemini

The Gist of the Gemini is the fourth studio album of Italian-Canadian singer Gino Vannelli. The album was released in 1976 and was produced by Gino and his brother Joe Vannelli, together with Geoff Emerick.


1  Love Of My Life (Gino Vannelli) 4:14
2  Ugly Man (Gino Vannelli) 3:55
3  A New Fix For ’76 (Gino Vannelli) 3:34
4  Omens Of Love (Gino Vannelli) 4:33
5  Fly into This Night (Gino Vannelli) 3:26
6  War Suite: Prelude To The War (Gino Vannelli) 4:32
7  The Battle Cry (Joe Vannelli) 1:55
8  To The War (Gino Vannelli) 4:37
9  Carnal Question (Gino Vannelli) 2:38
10  After The Last Battle (Gino Vannelli) 1:59
11  To The War (Reflection) (Gino Vannelli) 2:12
12  Summers Of My Life (Gino Vannelli) 4:35



DrumsGraham Lear
GuitarJay Graydon
GuitarRoss Vannelli
Acoustic GuitarRoss Vannelli
ClavinetJoe Vannelli
OrganRichard Baker
PianoJoe Vannelli
SynthesizerRichard Baker
SynthesizerJoe Vannelli
TimpaniJohn J Mandel
PercussionDido Morris
PercussionJohn J Mandel
Background VocalsRoss Vannelli
Background VocalsBrenda Russell
Background VocalsDianne Brooks
VocalsGino Vannelli

Other Musicians

2 Ugly Man

PianoGino Vannelli

8 To The War

ClavinetGino Vannelli

11 To The War (Reflection)

ClavinetGino Vannelli


The John McCarthy Choir (Track 6)

Liner Notes

Producer – Gino Vannelli, Joe Vannelli, Geoff Emerick
Arranged By – Gino Vannelli
Arranged By (Strings & Brass) – Joe Vannelli, Richard Baker
Engineer – Geoff Emerick
Engineer (Assistent) – Jon Kelly, Steve Prestage
Engineer (Re-mix) – Norm Kinney

Art Direction – Fabio Nicoli
Photography By – Gered Mankowitz
Photography By (Inside Photos) – Clive Arrowsmith

Pressed By – Columbia Records Pressing Plant, Pitman
Mastered At – Sheffield Lab Matrix
Made By – Pony Canyon Inc.
Phonographic Copyright (p) – A&M Records, Inc.
Copyright (c) – A&M Records, Inc.