1978 Burton Cummings – Dream Of A Child

Dream Of A Child is the third solo album by Canadian musician, singer, and songwriter Burton Cummings. It was released in 1978 on CBS.

Tracks

Break It To Them Gently (Burton Cummings) 04:35
2  Hold On, I’m Comin’ (David Porter; Isaac Hayes) 02:50
3  I Will Play A Rhapsody (Burton Cummings) 03:13
4  Wait By The Water (Bobby Darin) 02:57
5  When A Man Loves A Woman (Andrew Wright; Calvin Lewis) 03:04
6  Shiny Stockings (Frank Foster; Jon Hendricks) 02:23
7  Guns, Guns, Guns (Burton Cummings) 04:10
8  Takes A Fool To Love A Fool (Burton Cummings) 03:04
9  Meanin’ So Much (Burton Cummings) 04:03
10  It All Comes Together (Burton Cummings) 02:34
11  Roll With The Punches (Burton Cummings) 03:40
12  Dream Of A Child (David Forman) 04:22

Musicians

1 Break It To Them Gently

BassIan Gardiner
DrumsJim Gordon
DrumsRick Shlosser
GuitarDick Wagner
GuitarRandy Bachman
Fender RhodesBurton Cummings
PianoBurton Cummings
PercussionPhyllis St. James
VocalsBurton Cummings


2 Hold On, I’m Comin’

BassIan Gardiner
DrumsJeffrey Porcaro
DrumsRick Shlosser
GuitarSteve Cropper
PianoBurton Cummings
VocalsBurton Cummings


3 I Will Play A Rhapsody

BassIan Gardiner
DrumsJim Gordon
DrumsRick Shlosser
GuitarRandy Bachman
PianoBurton Cummings
SynthesizerBurton Cummings
VocalsBurton Cummings


4 Wait By The Water

BassIan Gardiner
DrumsRick Shlosser
GuitarJeff Baxter
PianoBurton Cummings
Background VocalsPhyllis St. James
Background VocalsBecky Lopez
Background VocalsSherlie Matthews
Background VocalsVenetta Fields
VocalsBurton Cummings


5 When A Man Loves A Woman

BassIan Gardiner
GuitarNorman MacPherson
OrganJimmy Phillips
PianoBurton Cummings
Background VocalsBecky Lopez
Background VocalsSherlie Matthews
Background VocalsVenetta Fields
VocalsBurton Cummings


6 Shiny Stockings

BassIan Gardiner
DrumsRick Shlosser
PianoBurton Cummings
VocalsBurton Cummings


7 Guns, Guns, Guns

BassIan Gardiner
DrumsJeffrey Porcaro
DrumsRick Shlosser
GuitarJeff Baxter
ClavinetBurton Cummings
PianoBurton Cummings
PercussionPhyllis St. James
VocalsBurton Cummings


8 Takes A Fool To Love A Fool

BassIan Gardiner
DrumsRick Shlosser
Acoustic GuitarTrevor Veitch
Pedal Steel GuitarTom Brumley
PianoBurton Cummings
Background VocalsBecky Lopez
Background VocalsSherlie Matthews
Background VocalsVenetta Fields
VocalsBurton Cummings


9 Meanin’ So Much

BassIan Gardiner
DrumsJim Gordon
DrumsRick Shlosser
GuitarRandy Bachman
PianoBurton Cummings
PercussionRandy Bachman
PercussionBurton Cummings
VocalsBurton Cummings


10 It All Comes Together

BassIan Gardiner
DrumsJim Gordon
DrumsRick Shlosser
GuitarRandy Bachman
OrganJimmy Phillips
PianoBurton Cummings
SaxJim Horn
VocalsBurton Cummings


11 Roll With The Punches

BassIan Gardiner
DrumsJeffrey Porcaro
DrumsRick Shlosser
GuitarJeff Baxter
PianoBurton Cummings
VocalsBurton Cummings


12 Dream Of A Child

PianoBurton Cummings
SynthesizerBill Payne
PercussionPhyllis St. James
VocalsBurton Cummings

Liner Notes

Producer – Burton Cummings
Arranged By (Horns) – Steve Madaio (Tracks 2, 5)
Conductor (Horns) – Steve Madaio (Tracks 2, 5)
Coordinator – Jim Martin
Engineer – Bruce Robb, Larold Rebhun, Gabe Veltri, Tim Dennen, Howard Steele
Mastered By – Allen Zentz
Mixed By – Howard Steele

Design Concept, Design – Pacific Eye & Ear
Photography By – Alan Dockery

Mixed At Studio 55, Los Angeles
Recorded At Studio 55, Los Angeles
Recorded At Cherokee Studios
Phonographic Copyright CBS Inc
Copyright CBS Inc