1971 Beaver & Krause – Gandharva

Gandharva is an album by Beaver & Krause, released in 1971.

Beaver & Krause were an American musical duo comprising Paul Beaver and Bernie Krause. Their 1967 album The Nonesuch Guide to Electronic Music was a pioneering work in the electronic music genre.[citation needed] The pair were Robert Moog’s sales representatives on the U.S. West Coast and were instrumental in popularizing the Moog synthesizer during the late 1960s. As recording artists for Warner Bros. Records in the early 1970s, they released the critically admired albums In a Wild Sanctuary and Gandharva.


1  Soft, White (Bernie Krause; Paul Beaver) 00:50
2  Saga of the Blue Beaver (Bernie Krause; Paul Beaver) 04:23
3  Nine Moons in Alaska (Bernie Krause; Paul Beaver) 03:07
4  Walkin’ (Bernie Krause; Paul Beaver) 02:43
5  Walkin’ by the River (Bernie Krause; Paul Beaver) 02:45
6  Gandharva (Bernie Krause; Paul Beaver) 01:10
7  By Your Grace (Gerry Mulligan) 05:14
8  Good Places (Bernie Krause; Paul Beaver) 03:38
9  Short Film for David (Bernie Krause; Paul Beaver) 05:29
10  Bright Shadows (Bernie Krause; Paul Beaver) 04:19



BassRay Brown
BassRod Ellicott
DrumsGeorge Marsh
DrumsLee Charlton
GuitarHoward Roberts
GuitarMike Bloomfield
GuitarRik Elswit
GuitarRonnie Montrose
MoogBernie Krause
MoogPaul Beaver
OrganPaul Beaver
PianoMike Lang
PianoLamont Johnson
FluteBud Shank
SaxBud Shank
SaxGerry Mulligan
HarpGail Laughton
Background VocalsBernie Krause
Background VocalsBill King
Background VocalsEdna Wright
Background VocalsEvangeline Carmichael
Background VocalsLewis Morford
Background VocalsRon Hicklin
Background VocalsVenetta Fields
VocalsClydie King
VocalsPatrice Holloway

Liner Notes

Producer – Bernie Krause, Paul Beaver
Engineer – Ed Peterson, John Payne, Phil Edwards, Robert De Sousa, Robert Orban, Rudy Hill, Sol Weiss
Mixed By – Robert Orban

Painting – Sätty

Produced For – Parasound, Inc.
Copyright (c) – Parasound, Inc.
Copyright (c) – Warner Bros. Records Inc.
Recorded At – Grace Cathedral, San Francisco
Mixed At – Coast Recorders
Mixed At – Different Fur Studios
Mixed At – Sierra Sound Labs
Mixed At – The Village Recorder