1985 Billy Childs – Midland

Midland is an album by Billy Childs, released in 1985.

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

Tracks

1  Midland (Billy Childs) 06:18
2  Friends In Love (Billy Childs; Kirsten Childs) 04:57
3  Rapid Transit (Billy Childs) 05:52
4  An Afterthought (Billy Childs) 04:41
5  One Fleeting Instant (Billy Childs) 04:11
6  Lunacy (Billy Childs; Kirsten Childs) 11:00
7  The Coming Of Spring (Billy Childs; Mary Ann Randal) 13:29

Musicians

1 Midland

BassJimmy Johnson
DrumsSteve Houghton
KeyboardsBilly Childs
SaxBob Sheppard


2 Friends In Love

BassKen Wild
DrumsJoey Heredia
KeyboardsBilly Childs
SaxErnie Watts
VocalsLynn Fiddmont-Linsey


3 Rapid Transit

BassJimmy Johnson
DrumsJoey Heredia
GuitarMike Miller
KeyboardsBilly Childs
SaxBob Sheppard


4 An Afterthought

BassKen Wild
DrumsJoey Heredia
KeyboardsBilly Childs
FluteBob Sheppard


5 One Fleeting Instant

BassJimmy Johnson
DrumsSteve Houghton
KeyboardsBilly Childs


6 Lunacy

BassBilly Carroll
DrumsJoey Heredia
GuitarNick Kirgo
KeyboardsBilly Childs
FluteBob Sheppard
Background VocalsLisa Popeil
VocalsBilly Childs


7 The Coming Of Spring

BassJimmy Johnson
DrumsBob Leatherbarrow
GuitarNick Kirgo
KeyboardsBilly Childs
Background VocalsLisa Popeil
VocalsDianne Reeves

Other Musicians

ProgrammingAnthony Marinelli
ProgrammingCarl Wurtz
ProgrammingBilly Childs

Liner Notes

Producer – Billy Childs
Arranged By – Billy Childs
Contractor (Brass) Rick Todd
Contractor (String) – Gary Gertzweig
Contractor (Woodwind) – Patty Farrell
Mastered By – Brian Gardner
Mixed By – Mark Curry
Orchestration – Billy Childs
Recorded By – Mark Curry

Art, Cover – Mark Greenfield

Mastered At Bernie Grundman Studios
Copyright (c) Lunacy Records