1991 Eric Marienthal – Oasis

Oasis is an album by American saxophonistist Eric Marienthal released in 1991, and recorded for the GRP label. AllMusic noted in its review that Oasis is “diverse, exciting, and highly enjoyable”, and that the album represents Marienthal’s “greatest growth as a composer”. The album reached #5 on Billboard’s contemporary Jazz chart.

Tracks

1  Hustlin’ (Alec Milstein; Eric Marienthal; Jeff Lorber) 04:24
2  Seafood To Go (Alec Milstein; Eric Marienthal; Jeff Lorber) 04:55
3  Oasis (Eric Marienthal; Jimmy Haslip; Russell Ferrante) 05:07
4  Understanding (Alec Milstein; Eric Marienthal; Jeff Lorber) 04:47
5  Tryin’ To Tell Ya (Eric Marienthal; Jeff Lorber) 04:56
6  Barcelona (Eric Marienthal; Jimmy Haslip; Russell Ferrante) 06:43
7  Big Country (Eric Marienthal; Russell Ferrante) 04:55
8  Just To See You Again (Jimmy Haslip; Russell Ferrante; Scott Cross) 05:05
9  Turn Out The Light (Alec Milstein) 04:46
10  Another Shore (Jimmy Haslip; Russell Ferrante) 04:05

Musicians

1 Hustlin’

BassJohn Patitucci
Drums (programming)Jeff Lorber
GuitarJeff Lorber
SynthesizerJeff Lorber
SequencerJeff Lorber
SaxEric Marienthal


2 Seafood To Go

BassAlec Milstein
Drums (programming)Jeff Lorber
GuitarOliver Leiber
SynthesizerJeff Lorber
SequencerJeff Lorber
SaxEric Marienthal


3 Oasis

BassJimmy Haslip
DrumsJR Robinson
KeyboardsRussell Ferrante
PianoRussell Ferrante
ProgrammingRussell Ferrante
SaxEric Marienthal
PercussionAlex Acuna


4 Understanding

BassAlec Milstein
Drums (programming)Jeff Lorber
SynthesizerJeff Lorber
SequencerJeff Lorber
SaxEric Marienthal


5 Tryin’ To Tell Ya

BassAlec Milstein
Drums (programming)Jeff Lorber
SynthesizerJeff Lorber
SequencerJeff Lorber
SaxEric Marienthal


6 Barcelona

BassJimmy Haslip
DrumsAlex Acuna
KeyboardsRussell Ferrante
ProgrammingRussell Ferrante
SaxEric Marienthal
PercussionAlex Acuna


7 Big Country

BassJimmy Haslip
Drums (programming)Russell Ferrante
KeyboardsRussell Ferrante
ProgrammingRussell Ferrante
SaxEric Marienthal


8 Just To See You Again

BassJimmy Haslip
DrumsJR Robinson
GuitarRobben Ford
KeyboardsRussell Ferrante
PianoRussell Ferrante
SaxEric Marienthal
VocalsPerri


9 Turn Out The Light

BassAlec Milstein
Drums (programming)Jeff Lorber
SynthesizerJeff Lorber
SequencerJeff Lorber
SaxEric Marienthal
Background VocalsMa Chun


10 Another Shore

BassAlec Milstein
Drums (programming)Jeff Lorber
SynthesizerJeff Lorber
SequencerJeff Lorber
SaxEric Marienthal
Background VocalsMa Chun

Liner Notes

Producer – Jeff Lorber (Tracks 1, 2, 4, 5, 9)
Producer – Russell Ferrante (Tracks 3, 6, 7, 8, 9)
Co-producer – Eric Marienthal
Co-producer – Alec Milstein (Tracks 1, 2, 4, 5, 9)
Producer (Executive) – Dave Grusin, Larry Rosen, Ron Moss
Coordinator – Michelle Lewis, Evelyn Brechtlein
Engineer (Additional) – Robert Read (Track 7)
Engineer (Assistant) – Alec Milstein (Tracks 1, 2, 4, 5, 9)
Engineer (Assistant) – Darren Mora, Larry Mah, Robert Read (Tracks 3, 6, 7, 8, 9)
Mastered By – Bernie Grundman
Mixed By – Alan Meyerson, Jeff Lorber (Tracks 1, 2, 4, 5, 9)
Mixed By – Bernie Kirsh, Russell Ferrante (Tracks 3, 6, 7, 8, 9)
Recorded By – Jeff Lorber (Tracks 1, 2, 4, 5, 9)
Recorded By – Bernie Kirsh (Tracks 3, 6, 7, 8, 9)

Design – Andy Ruggirello, Dan Serrano, David Gibb, Scott Johnson (14), Sonny Mediana
Photography – Jeff Sedlick

Mastered At Bernie Grundman Mastering
Mixed At Mad Hatter Studios
Mixed At JHL Sound
Recorded At Mad Hatter Studios
Recorded At JHL Sound
Phonographic Copyright GRP Records Inc
Copyright GRP Records Inc