1972 Soundtrack – The Hot Rock

The Hot Rock is a 1972 American comedy-drama caper film directed by Peter Yates from a screenplay by William Goldman, based on Donald E. Westlake’s novel of the same name, which introduced his long-running John Dortmunder character. The film stars Robert Redford, George Segal, Ron Leibman, Paul Sand, Moses Gunn and Zero Mostel. It was released in the UK with the alternate title How to Steal a Diamond in Four Uneasy Lessons

The film score was composed, arranged and conducted by Quincy Jones and the soundtrack album was originally released on the Prophesy label in 1972.

Tracks

1  Listen To The Melody (Quincy Jones) 03:44
2  Main Title (Quincy Jones) 03:18
3  Talking Drums (Quincy Jones) 02:12
4  Seldom Seen Sam (Quincy Jones) 02:33
5  Parole Party (Quincy Jones) 02:03
6  When You Believe (Bill Rinehart) 02:57
7  Hot Rock Theme (Quincy Jones) 02:48
8  Miasmo (Quincy Jones) 02:18
9  Sahara Stone (Quincy Jones) 03:06
10  Slam City (Quincy Jones) 01:59
11  Listen To The Melody / Dixie Tag (Quincy Jones) 04:42
12  End Title (Quincy Jones) 03:14

Media

Musicians

MusicianCarol Kaye
MusicianChuck Rainey
MusicianClare Fischer
MusicianClark Terry
MusicianDennis Budimir
MusicianEmil Richards
MusicianFrank Rosolino
MusicianGerry Mulligan
MusicianJerome Richardson
MusicianMilt Holland
MusicianTommy Tedesco

Liner Notes

Producer – Quincy Jones (Tracks 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12)
Producer – Bill Rinehart, Don Altfeld (Track 6)
Arranged By – Quincy Jones (Tracks 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12)
Arranged By – Bill Rinehart, Don Altfeld (Track 6)
Conductor – Quincy Jones
Mixed By – Phil Schier
Recorded By – Phil Schier

Recorded At Record Plant, Los Angeles
Phonographic Copyright (p) Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation
Phonographic Copyright (p) Landers-Roberts Inc