1971 The Sandpipers – A Gift Of Song

A Gift Of Song was an LP album by The Sandpipers, released by A&M Records in March 1971 in the U.S. The album was reissued on CD in Japan in 2002 and again in 2014


1  A Gift Of Song (Patti Ingalls) 03:13
2  It’s Too Late (Carole King; Toni Stern) 03:22
3  Never My Love (Dick Addrisi; Don Addrisi) 02:51
4  Leland Loftis (Dale Burton Bobbitt; James Brady) 02:47
5  I Think It’s Going To Rain Today (Randy Newman) 02:58
6  Never Can Say Goodbye (Clifton Davis) 02:49
7  How Can You Mend A Broken Heart (Barry Gibb; Robin Gibb) 03:32
8  An Old Fashioned Love Song (Paul Williams) 02:53
9  Chotto Matte Kudasai (Never Say Goodbye) (Jeanne Nakashima; Loyal Garner) 03:22
10  If (David Gates) 02:56
11 A Gift Of Song (Reprise) (Patti Ingalls) 01:39


BassJoe Osborn
DrumsHal Blaine
DrumsPaul Humphrey
GuitarDennis Budimir
GuitarMike Deasy
GuitarTommy Tedesco
Electric PianoLarry Knechtel
Electric PianoMichael Omartian
OrganLarry Knechtel
OrganMichael Omartian
PianoLarry Knechtel
PianoMichael Omartian
PianoPete Jolly
AccordionPete Jolly
SaxBill Perkins
SaxJim Horn
TromboneLew McCreary
TromboneMike Barone
TrumpetRay Triscari
TrumpetTony Terran
WoodwindsBill Perkins
WoodwindsJim Horn
CongasGary Coleman
CongasLarry Bunker
PercussionGary Coleman
PercussionLarry Bunker

Other Musicians

1 A Gift Of Song

VocalsJames Brady
VocalsMichael Piano

4 Leland Loftis

VocalsJames Brady

5 I Think It’s Going To Rain Today

VocalsMichael Piano

8 An Old Fashioned Love Song

VocalsJames Brady


Strings – Arnold Belnick, David Schwartz, Jacob Krachmalnick, James Getzoff, Jesse Ehrlich, Joy Lyle, Ralph Schaeffer, Sidney Sharp, Stanley Plummer, William Kurasch

Liner Notes

Producer – Bob Alcivar, Bones Howe
Producer (Assistant) – Pamela Vale
Arranged By – Bob Alcivar
Mastered By – Frank DeLuna

Art Direction – Roland Young
Photography – Jim McCrary

Engineered At Wally Heider Recording
Mastered At A&M Studios