1982 Joe Sample – The Hunter

The Hunter is the seventh solo album by Joe Sample, released in 1982 on MCA Jazz.

Tracks

1  The Hunter (Joe Sample) 05:48
2  Blue Ballet (Joe Sample) 04:10
3  Beauty And The Beast (Joe Sample) 06:29
4  Wings Of Fire (Joe Sample) 05:25
5  Just A Little Higher (Joe Sample) 05:32
6  Night Flight (Joe Sample) 09:00

Musicians

1 The Hunter

BassMarcus Miller
DrumsSteve Gadd
GuitarDavid Spinozza
KeyboardsJoe Sample
HornsSteve Madaio
HornsLarry Williams
HornsErnie Watts
HornsBill Reichenbach
HornsChuck Findley
HornsJerry Hey
HornsDick Hyde
TrumpetTom Browne
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa


2 Blue Ballet

BassAbraham Laboriel Sr
DrumsBob Wilson
GuitarDean Parks
KeyboardsJoe Sample
WoodwindsJohn Francis Phillips


3 Beauty And The Beast

BassAbraham Laboriel Sr
DrumsBob Wilson
Guitar (solo)Phil Upchurch
GuitarDean Parks
KeyboardsJoe Sample
HornsSteve Madaio
HornsLarry Williams
HornsErnie Watts
HornsBill Reichenbach
HornsChuck Findley
HornsJerry Hey
HornsDick Hyde
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa


4 Wings Of Fire

BassAbraham Laboriel Sr
DrumsBob Wilson
GuitarDean Parks
KeyboardsJoe Sample
HornsSteve Madaio
HornsLarry Williams
HornsErnie Watts
HornsBill Reichenbach
HornsChuck Findley
HornsJerry Hey
HornsDick Hyde
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa


5 Just A Little Higher

BassAbraham Laboriel Sr
DrumsBob Wilson
GuitarDean Parks
KeyboardsJoe Sample
HornsSteve Madaio
HornsLarry Williams
HornsErnie Watts
HornsBill Reichenbach
HornsChuck Findley
HornsJerry Hey
HornsDick Hyde
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa


6 Night Flight

BassAbraham Laboriel Sr
DrumsBob Wilson
GuitarDean Parks
KeyboardsJoe Sample
ClarinetJohn Francis Phillips
HornsSteve Madaio
HornsLarry Williams
HornsErnie Watts
HornsBill Reichenbach
HornsChuck Findley
HornsJerry Hey
HornsDick Hyde
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa

Liner Notes

Producer – Joe Sample, Wilton Felder
Engineer – Rik Pekkonen
Mastered By – Bernie Grundman
Mixed By – Galen Senogles, Wilton Felder (Tracks 1, 3, 4, 5, 6)
Mixed By – Rik Pekkonen (Track 2)

Art Direction – George Osaki
Cover, Painting, Artwork – Laddia Holly

Mastered At A&M Studios
Recorded At Hollywood Sound Recorders
Recorded At Salty Dog Studios
Recorded At A&R Studios
Phonographic Copyright ℗ MCA Records, Inc
Copyright © MCA Records, Inc