released November 17, 2009
Jesse Fischer: piano, rhodes, organ, and other keyboards
Brian Hogans: soprano and alto sax
Josh David: bass
Corey Rawls: drums
Shawn Banks: percussion
Rogiérs: vocals (4 and 7)
Myoshi Marilla: vocals (1, 5, 6, 8, and 9)
Lee Hogans: trumpet (3 and 9)
Mark Williams: trombone (2 and 9)
James Casey: tenor sax (2, 3, and 5)
Tia Fuller: flute (1, 5, 8, and 9)
Aaron Swinn: organ (3, 4, 5, 7 and 9)
Jeehae Lee: violin (1, 3, 5, 6, and 7)
Rebecca Cherry: violin (1, 3, 5, 6 and 7)
Yuiko Kamakari: viola (1, 3, 5, 6, and 7)
Yoed Nir: cello (1, 3, 5, 6, and 7)
DJ King James: cuts and scratches (1, 2, 6, and 9)
Produced by Jesse Fischer for Soul Cycle Music.
Co-produced by Chris Parks for Suprdupr Sound.
Recorded by Mike and Joe Marciano at Systems Two, Brooklyn, NY, August 24 and 25, 2009.
Assistant engineer: Max Ross
Additional recording by Chris Parks at Suprdupr Sound, Brooklyn, NY, September 2009.
Mixed by Chris Parks and Jesse Fischer at Suprdupr Sound, Brooklyn, NY.
Mastered by Mike Marciano at Systems Two, Brooklyn, NY.
String quartet arranged and conducted by Jesse Fischer.
Sermon excerpt by Rev. Dr. Bessie Duncan at Unity Church of Teaneck, NJ.
Some sound effects from freesound.org
(courtesy of lonemonk, sazman, and heigh_hoo).
Cover and inside photography by Jesse Fischer
Back cover photography by Elizabeth Leitzell
Graphic design by Fernando Cordero
Production coordinator: Jeehae Lee
All compositions by Jesse Fischer (Soul Cycle Music, ASCAP) except "Streets of Gold" by Josh David (Zion Gate Sounds, ASCAP), "Club Groove" by Corey Rawls (Corey Rawls Publishing, ASCAP), "Enoki" by Jeehae Lee (Wooden Box Music, ASCAP), "Blue in Green" by Miles Davis and Cassandra Wilson (Jazz Horn Music Corp/Sony ATV Songs LLC, BMI and Onakomaya Music/Warner Bros. Music Group, SESAC), and "Simply Beautiful" by Al Green (Al Green Music, Irving Music, BMI).