1979 Wilbert Longmire – Champagne

Champagne is the fifth album by jazz guitarist Wilbert Longmire, released in 1979 on Tappan Zee Records.

Tracks

1  Diane’s Dilemma (Bob James) 06:23
2  Love’s Holiday (Skip Scarborough; Maurice White) 05:19
3  Ragtown (Bob James) 06:23
4  Pleasure Island (Jay Chattaway) 07:36
5  Funshine (Wilbert Longmire) 08:05

Musicians

BassGary King
GuitarEric Gale
GuitarWilbert Longmire
Electric PianoBob James
PianoBob James
FluteEddie Daniels
FlutePhil Bodner
FluteGeorge Marge
HornGeorge Marge
OboeGeorge Marge
SaxGeorge Young
SaxMichael Brecker
SaxRonnie Cuber
TromboneBarry Rogers
TromboneEarl McIntyre
TrombonePaul Faulise
TromboneWayne Andre
TrumpetRandy Brecker
TrumpetJon Faddis
TrumpetLew Soloff
TrumpetMike Lawrence
PercussionJim Maelen
Background VocalsDiva Gray
Background VocalsGordon Grody
Background VocalsLani Groves
Background VocalsZack Sanders
VocalsWilbert Longmire

Other Musicians

1 Diane’s Dilemma

DrumsIdris Muhammad
PianoRichard Tee


2 Love’s Holiday

DrumsHarvey Mason Sr
PianoRichard Tee


3 Ragtown

DrumsHarvey Mason Sr


4 Pleasure Island

DrumsIdris Muhammad
PianoRichard Tee


5 Funshine

DrumsHarvey Mason Sr

Strings

Cello – Alan Shulman, Charles McCracken
Viola – Emanuel Vardi, LaMar Alsop
Violin – Barry Finclair, Charles Libove, Diana Halprin, Harry Cykman, Matthew Raimondi, Max Ellen, Richard Sortomme

Liner Notes

Producer – Bob James, Jay Chattaway
Arranged By – Bob James (Tracks 1, 3)
Arranged By – Jay Chattaway (Tracks 2, 4)
Arranged By (Horns) – Randy Brecker (Track 5)
Arranged By (Rhythm) – Wilbert Longmire (Track 5)
Concertmaster – David Nadien
Conductor – Bob Jame (Tracks 1, 3)
Conductor – Jay Chattaway (Tracks 2, 4)
Engineer – Joe Jorgensen
Engineer (Assistant) – Ollie Cotton, Scott Litt, Tim Bomba
Mastered By – Vladimir Meller

Mastered At CBS Studios, New York
Mastered At Customatrix
Recorded At Sound Mixers
Recorded At Mediasound
Recorded At Power Station
Recorded At A&R Studios
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