1988 David Benoit – Every Step Of The Way

Every Step Of The Way is an album by American pianist David Benoit released in 1988, recorded for the GRP label. The album reached No. 4 on the Billboard Contemporary Jazz chart and received a 1989 Grammy Nomination for Best Contemporary Jazz Performance.

Tracks

1  Every Step Of The Way (David Benoit; Russ Freeman) 04:03
2  Shibuya Station (David Benoit) 03:33
3  The Key To You (David Benoit; David Pack) 05:02
4  Remembering What You Said (David Benoit) 04:33
5  Once Running Free (David Benoit) 02:45
6  ReBach (David Benoit; Nathan East) 04:40
7  Sao Paulo (David Benoit) 05:16
8  No Worries (David Benoit; Nathan East) 05:34
9  I Just Can’t Stop Loving You (Michael Jackson) 04:52
10  Painted Desert (David Benoit) 04:25
11  Saturdays (David Benoit) 04:14

Media

Musicians

1 Every Step Of The Way

BassNeil Stubenhaus
GuitarRuss Freeman
GuitarMike Landau
KeyboardsRandy Waldman
PianoDavid Benoit
PercussionMike Fisher


2 Shibuya Station

BassNeil Stubenhaus
DrumsJR Robinson
GuitarMike Landau
HarmonicaChris Smith
KeyboardsDavid Benoit
KeyboardsRandy Waldman
PianoDavid Benoit
ProgrammingDavid Benoit
SaxEric Marienthal
PercussionMike Fisher


3 The Key To You

BassNathan East
DrumsJR Robinson
GuitarMike Landau
KeyboardsDavid Benoit
PianoDavid Benoit
FlugelhornJerry Hey
FlugelhornGary Grant
TromboneBill Reichenbach
TrumpetJerry Hey
TrumpetGary Grant
PercussionMike Fisher
Background VocalsPhillip Ingram
Background VocalsJeff Pescetto
Background VocalsChuck Sabatino
VocalsDavid Pack


4 Remembering What You Said

BassBob Feldman
DrumsTony Morales
GuitarGrant Geissman
KeyboardsTom Ranier
PianoDavid Benoit
SaxSam Riney
PercussionBrad Dutz


5 Once Running Free

KeyboardsDavid Benoit
PianoDavid Benoit


6 ReBach

BassNathan East
DrumsJR Robinson
Drums (programming)JR Robinson
Guitar (solo)Mike Landau
PianoDavid Benoit
SynthesizerDavid Benoit
ProgrammingDavid Benoit
FlugelhornJerry Hey
PercussionMike Fisher


7 Sao Paulo

BassBob Feldman
DrumsTony Morales
GuitarGrant Geissman
KeyboardsDavid Benoit
KeyboardsTom Ranier
PianoDavid Benoit
FlugelhornJerry Hey
FlugelhornGary Grant
FluteDave Valentin
TromboneBill Reichenbach
TrumpetJerry Hey
TrumpetGary Grant
PercussionLuis Conte
PercussionBrad Dutz


8 No Worries

BassNathan East
DrumsJR Robinson
GuitarMike Landau
PianoDavid Benoit
PercussionMike Fisher


9 I Just Can’t Stop Loving You

BassStanley Clarke
DrumsHarvey Mason Sr
PianoDavid Benoit
PercussionBrad Dutz


10 Painted Desert

BassBob Feldman
DrumsTony Morales
GuitarGrant Geissman
KeyboardsTom Ranier
PianoDavid Benoit
SaxSam Riney


11 Saturdays

Acoustic BassStanley Clarke
DrumsHarvey Mason Sr
KeyboardsTom Ranier
PianoDavid Benoit
PercussionBrad Dutz

Liner Notes

Producer – David Benoit
Producer (Executive) – Dave Grusin, Larry Rosen
Arranged By – David Benoit, Russ Freeman (Track 1)
Arranged By (Horns) – Jerry Hey (Track 3)
Arranged By (Strings) – David Benoit (Tracks 4, 6)
Concertmaster – Bruce Dukov (Track 6)
Conductor (Strings) – David Benoit (Tracks 4, 6
Engineer (Additional Recording, Hallmark Studios) – Steve Hallmark
Engineer (Additional Recording, Record Plant) – Josiah Gluck
Engineer (Assistant), Mixed By (Assistant) – Bruce Wildstein
Leader (Orchestra Contractor) – Suzie Katayama (Track 6)
Mastered By – Bernie Grundman
Mixed By – Allen Sides
Mixed By (Assistant) – Bob Loftus
Recorded By – Allen Sides, Bob Loftus

Artwork By (Album Design) – Leslie Winther
Photography – Kamron Hinatsu

Phonographic Copyright (p) – GRP Records, Inc.
Copyright (c) – GRP Records, Inc.
Distributed By – MCA Distributing Corporation