1986 Stu Gardner – A House Full Of Love

A House Full Of Love is an album by Stu Gardner, released in 1986.

Stuart Gardner is an American musician and composer. He is known for his collaborations with Bill Cosby, and for co-writing “Kiss Me”, the theme song of Cosby’s sitcom The Cosby Show. He produced the album A House Full of Love: Music from The Cosby Show, and was the musical director of Cos, The Cosby Show and its spin-off, A Different World. Gardner appeared in the 1967 film Point Blank as the singer in the nightclub scene, singing, “Mighty Good Times”, which was written by Gardner, and appears on the film’s soundtrack album.


1  Resthatherian (Stu Gardner; Bill Cosby) 02:42
2  Camille (Bill Cosby) 04:58
3  Love In It’s Proper Place (Stu Gardner; Bill Cosby) 03:36
4  Poppin’ (Stu Gardner; Gary King; Jeff Mironov; Scott Schreer; Richard Tee) 03:52
5  Kitchen Jazz (Stu Gardner; Bill Cosby) 03:12
6  Clair (Phylicia) (Stu Gardner; Bill Cosby) 04:00
7  The Huxtable Kids (Stu Gardner; Bill Cosby) 03:11
8  Outstretched Hands (Gloria) (Stu Gardner) 04:48
9  Look At This (Stu Gardner; Bill Cosby) 03:13
10  A House Full Of Love (Stu Gardner; Lori Fulton; Arthur Lisi) 04:12


BassGary King
Acoustic BassCameron Brown
DrumsScott Schreer
GuitarJeff Mironov
GuitarWah Wah Watson
SynthesizerPaul Griffin
SaxGrover Washington Jr
SaxMichael Brecker
TrumpetAllen Reuben
TrumpetJon Faddis
TrumpetRandy Brecker
PercussionScott Schreer

Other Musicians

1 Resthatherian

PianoRichard Tee

2 Camille

PianoStu Gardner

3 Love In It’s Proper Place

BassTom Barney
SynthesizerPhilip Woo
Background VocalsJames Ingram
Background VocalsJocelyn Brown
Background VocalsLani Groves
Background VocalsLori Fulton
Background VocalsMichael Bolton
Background VocalsPatti Austin
Background VocalsStu Gardner
Background VocalsUllanda McCullough
VocalsBill Cosby

4 Poppin’

Slide GuitarSid McGinnis
PianoPaul Griffin

8 Outstretched Hands (Gloria)

Acoustic BassTom Barney
PianoStu Gardner
HarpGloria Agostini

9 Look At This

PianoRichard Tee
VocalsBill Cosby

10 A House Full Of Love

BassMarcus Miller
Background VocalsThe Waller Family
VocalsLori Fulton

Liner Notes

Producer – Grover Washington Jr, Stu Gardner
Producer (Executive)- George Butler
Production Manager – Garvin Eddy
Arranged By – Arthur Lisi, Stu Gardner
Contractor – Obie Hemsey, Paul Griffin
Coordinator – Paul Silverthorn
Engineer (Mixing) – Brian Drago
Engineer (Recording, Assisted By) – Eddie Smith, Jack Kennedy, Ron Allaire
Engineer (Recording) – Lenny Manchess
Mixed By – Grover Washington Jr, Vlado Meller
Orchestrated By – Arthur Lisi

Art Direction – Allen Weinberg
Concept By – Keith Wingfield
Photography – Gary Heery

Mastered At – CBS Studios, New York
Mixed At – Broccoli-Rabe Entertainment Complex
Recorded At – Mayfair Recording Studios
Phonographic Copyright (p) – CBS Inc
Copyright (c) – CBS Inc