1975 Johnny Hammond – Gears

Gears is an album by jazz keyboardist Johnny Hammond. It was released in 1975 and produced by Larry and Fonce Mizell.



1  Tell Me What To Do (Larry Mizell; Fonce Mizell) 05:22
2  Los Conquistadores Chocolates (Larry Mizell; Fonce Mizell) 06:12
3  Lost On 23rd Street (Larry Mizell; Fonce Mizell) 05:57
4  Fantasy (Johnny Hammond; Larry Mizell) 06:08
5  Shifting Gears (Larry Mizell; Fonce Mizell) 05:21
6  Can’t We Smile (Larry Mizell; Fonce Mizell) 04:37



BassChuck Rainey
DrumsHarvey Mason Sr
GuitarCraig McMullen
GuitarJohn Rowin
ClavinetFonce Mizell
Electric PianoJerry Peters
Electric PianoJohnny Hammond
OrganJohnny Hammond
PianoJerry Peters
SynthesizerJohnny Hammond
PercussionKenneth Nash
FluteRoger Glenn
SaxHadley Caliman
TromboneJulian Priester
ViolinMichael White
VibraphoneRoger Glenn
Background VocalsLarry Mizell
Background VocalsFonce Mizell

Other Musicians

2 Los Conquistadores Chocolates

VocalsWilliam Jordan

Liner Notes

Producer – Larry Mizell, Fonce Mizell
Producer (Executive) – Orrin Keepnews
Arranged By – Larry Mizell
Arranged By (Vocals) – Larry Mizell, Fonce Mizell
Conductor, Copyist – Sigidi
Coordinator – William Jordan
Engineer – Jeff Hawks, Dave Hassinger, Jim Nipar, Eddie Bill Harris
Mixed By – Dave Hassinger, Jim Nipar
Mixed By (Assistant) – Jeff Hawks
Recorded By – Eddie Bill Harris
Recorded By (Assistant) – Phil Kaffel

Art Direction – Phil Carroll
Photography By – Phil Bray, Charlie Franklin

Recorded At – Fantasy Studios
Distributed By – Fantasy Records
Lacquer Cut At – The Mastering Lab