1995 Brian Wilson & Van Dyke Parks – Orange Crate Art

Orange Crate Art is the first collaborative studio album by American musicians Brian Wilson and Van Dyke Parks, released in 1995 on Warner Bros. Records. The album consists mostly of songs written and arranged by Parks, with Wilson featured as lead and backing vocalist. Its title refers to the sun-drenched, idealized paintings that grace wooden fruit crates, and its theme is a nostalgic view of the history of California.

Tracks

1  Orange Crate Art (Van Dyke Parks) 03:01
2  Sail Away (Van Dyke Parks) 05:16
3  My Hobo Heart (Van Dyke Parks; Michael Hazelwood) 03:16
4  Wings Of A Dove (Van Dyke Parks) 03:07
5  Palm Tree And Moon (Van Dyke Parks) 04:07
6  Summer In Monterey (Van Dyke Parks; Michael Hazelwood) 04:14
7  San Francisco (Van Dyke Parks) 04:28
8  Hold Back Time (Van Dyke Parks) 03:41
9  My Jeanine (Van Dyke Parks) 03:14
10  Movies Is Magic (Van Dyke Parks) 03:55
11  This Town Goes Down At Sunset (Van Dyke Parks; Michael Hazelwood) 03:23
12  Lullaby (George Gershwin) 06:06

Musicians

BassCarl Sealove
BassLeland Sklar
DrumsBernie Dresel
DrumsChili Charles
GuitarBrian Otto
GuitarDennis Budimir
GuitarFred Tackett
GuitarGrant Geissman
GuitarIra Ingber
DulcimersTerry Schonig
ProgrammingIra Ingber
ProgrammingBruce Donnelly
ProgrammingMarvin Saunders
ProgrammingMike Watts
HarmonicaDavid McKelvy
HarmonicaTommy Morgan
TrumpetDan Savant
ViolinRichard Greene
Steel DrumsRobert Greenidge
PercussionBernie Dresel
PercussionChili Charles
VocalsBrian Wilson

Other Musicians

2 Sail Away

Background VocalsArnold McCuller
Background VocalsBob Joyce
Background VocalsCarmen Twillie
Background VocalsDanny Hutton
Background VocalsDavid Joyce
Background VocalsDonny Gerrard
Background VocalsDoug Lacy
Background VocalsJohnny Britt
Background VocalsJules Greene
Background VocalsMona Lisa Young


8 Hold Back Time

Background VocalsArnold McCuller
Background VocalsBob Joyce
Background VocalsCarmen Twillie
Background VocalsDanny Hutton
Background VocalsDavid Joyce
Background VocalsDonny Gerrard
Background VocalsDoug Lacy
Background VocalsJohnny Britt
Background VocalsJules Greene
Background VocalsMona Lisa Young


9 My Jeanine

Background VocalsArnold McCuller
Background VocalsBob Joyce
Background VocalsCarmen Twillie
Background VocalsDanny Hutton
Background VocalsDavid Joyce
Background VocalsDonny Gerrard
Background VocalsDoug Lacy
Background VocalsJohnny Britt
Background VocalsJules Greene
Background VocalsMona Lisa Young


10 Movies Is Magic

Background VocalsArnold McCuller
Background VocalsBob Joyce
Background VocalsCarmen Twillie
Background VocalsDanny Hutton
Background VocalsDavid Joyce
Background VocalsDonny Gerrard
Background VocalsDoug Lacy
Background VocalsJohnny Britt
Background VocalsJules Greene
Background VocalsMona Lisa Young

Liner Notes

Producer – Van Dyke Parks
Producer (Executive) – Lenny Waronker
Arranged By – Van Dyke Parks
Concertmaster – Bruce Dukov, Sid Page
Engineer – Andy Waterman, Brian Soucy, Britt Bacon, Clark Germain, David Appelt, Jon Baker, Ken Deranteriasian, Murray McFadden
Mastered By – Wally Traugott
Mixed By – Ed Cherney, Michael Frondelli
Mixed By (Assistant) – Ronnie Rivera
Orchestrated By – Fred Myrow (Tracks 10, 12)

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