1975 Joni Mitchell – The Hissing Of Summer Lawns

The Hissing Of Summer Lawns is the seventh studio album by the Canadian singer-songwriter Joni Mitchell, released in 1975.

Tracks

1  In France They Kiss On Main Street (Joni Mitchell) 03:19
2  The Jungle Line (Joni Mitchell) 04:24
3  Edith And The Kingpin (Joni Mitchell) 03:36
4  Don’t Interrupt The Sorrow (Joni Mitchell) 04:04
5  Shades Of Scarlet Conquering (Joni Mitchell) 04:57
6  The Hissing Of Summer Lawns (Joni Mitchell; John Guerin) 03:01
7  The Boho Dance (Joni Mitchell) 03:50
8  Harry’s House / Centerpiece (Joni Mitchell; Johnny Mandell; Jon Hendricks) 06:48
9  Sweet Bird (Joni Mitchell) 04:11
10  Shadows And Light (Joni Mitchell) 04:17

Musicians

1 In France They Kiss On Main Street

BassMax Bennett
DrumsJohn Guerin
GuitarJeff Baxter
GuitarRobben Ford
Acoustic GuitarJoni Mitchell
Electric PianoVictor Feldman
Background VocalsDavid Crosby
Background VocalsGraham Nash
Background VocalsJames Taylor
VocalsJoni Mitchell


2 The Jungle Line

Acoustic GuitarJoni Mitchell
SynthesizerJoni Mitchell
PercussionThe Warrior Drums Of Burundi
VocalsJoni Mitchell


3 Edith And The Kingpin

BassWilton Felder
DrumsJohn Guerin
GuitarLarry Carlton
Acoustic GuitarJoni Mitchell
Electric PianoJoe Sample
FluteBud Shank
HornsChuck Findley
SaxBud Shank
VocalsJoni Mitchell


4 Don’t Interrupt The Sorrow

BassWilton Felder
DrumsJohn Guerin
GuitarLarry Carlton
Acoustic GuitarJoni Mitchell
CongasVictor Feldman
VocalsJoni Mitchell


5 Shades Of Scarlet Conquering

BassMax Bennett
DrumsJohn Guerin
GuitarLarry Carlton
Electric PianoVictor Feldman
PianoJoni Mitchell
VocalsJoni Mitchell


6 The Hissing Of Summer Lawns

BassMax Bennett
DrumsJohn Guerin
GuitarJames Taylor
KeyboardsVictor Feldman
MoogJohn Guerin
FluteBud Shank
SaxBud Shank
TrumpetChuck Findley
PercussionVictor Feldman
VocalsJoni Mitchell


7 The Boho Dance

BassMax Bennett
DrumsJohn Guerin
KeyboardsJoni Mitchell
FluteBud Shank
TrumpetChuck Findley
VocalsJoni Mitchell


8 Harry’s House / Centerpiece

BassMax Bennett
DrumsJohn Guerin
GuitarRobben Ford
TrumpetChuck Findley
VocalsJoni Mitchell


9 Sweet Bird

GuitarLarry Carlton
Acoustic GuitarJoni Mitchell
PianoJoni Mitchell
VocalsJoni Mitchell


10 Shadows And Light

OrganJoni Mitchell
SynthesizerJoni Mitchell
VocalsJoni Mitchell

Liner Notes

Producer – Joni Mitchell
Arranged By (Strings) – Dale Oehler (Track 5)
Engineer – Henry Lewy
Engineer (Assistant) – Ellis Sorkin
Mastered By – Bernie Grundman
Mixed By – Henry Lewy, Joni Mitchell

Design, Illustration – Joni Mitchell
Photography – Norman Seeff

Mastered At A&M Studios
Mixed At A&M Studios
Recorded At A&M Studios
Phonographic Copyright Elektra/Asylum/Nonesuch Records
Copyright Elektra/Asylum/Nonesuch Records