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Herbie Hancock
V.S.O.P.

Album US 1977 on Columbia label
Jazz (Fusion, Post-Bop, Jazz-Funk)

The occasion for these recordings was a special concert presented on June 29, 1976 at New York's City Center, by George Wein as part of the Newport Jazz Festival. Originally termed a "Retrospective of The Music of Herbie Hancock" its purpose was not so much to pay tribute to one musician, but to enable a group of great musicians to get together and play. © 1977 CBS Inc./℗ 1977 CBS Inc./Manufactured by Columbia Records/CBS Inc./51 W. 52 Street, New York, N.Y./® "Columbia," Marcas Reg. Track C2 is not listed on back cover. Gatefold jacket.

        
Musicians
PortraitHerbie Hancock p, *1940 US
clavinet, hohner d6, electric piano, rhodes, yamaha electric grand piano, synthesizer, micro-moog, oberheim polyphonic synthesizer, echoplex, countryman phase shifter, cry baby wah wah, clavinet, hohner d6, synthesizer, arp odyssey, arp string ensemble, electric piano, rhodes, yamaha electric grand piano, electric piano, yamaha electric grand piano, liner notes, album by, written by
PortraitBuster Williams b, *1942 US
bass
PortraitRon Carter b, *1937 US
bass
PortraitAnthony Williams dr, 1945-1997 US
drums
PortraitBilly Hart dr, *1940 US
drums
PortraitJames Levi dr, perc,
drums
PortraitPaul Jackson eb, b, *1947 US
electric bass, written by
PortraitBennie Maupin ts, *1940 US
flute, alto, tenor saxophone, soprano saxophone, lyricon
PortraitRay Parker Jr. , *1954 US
guitar
PortraitMelvin "Wah Wah" Watson g, syn, voc, *1950 US
guitar, talkbox, voice bag, synthesizer, maestro universal synthesizer system, maestro sample & hold
PortraitKenneth Nash perc,
percussion
PortraitWayne Shorter ts, ss, *1933 US
tenor saxophone, soprano saxophone, written by
PortraitJulian Priester tb, *1935 US
trombone, tenor, bass
PortraitFreddie Hubbard tr, 1938-2008 US
trumpet
PortraitEddie Henderson tr, fh, *1940 US
trumpet, flugelhorn, effects
Producers
John Berg art direction
Bill Allen coordinator, tour planning & coordination
John Coll design
Herb Greene design, package coordinator
David Rubinson engineer
Fred Catero engineer
Fundi engineer, assistant live audio
Chris Minto engineer, assistant
Bryan Bell engineer, live audio
Vincent Lynch management, road manager
George Horn mastered by
Paul Stubblebine mastered by
David Rubinson & Friends, Inc. producer
Jeffrey Cohen producer, associate
Album Tracks   
No Title Artist Composer Duration
1Piano IntroductionHerbie HancockHerbie Hancock4:32
2Maiden VoyageHerbie HancockHerbie Hancock13:18
3NefertitiHerbie HancockWayne Shorter5:17
4Introduction Of Players/Eye Of The HurricaneHerbie HancockHerbie Hancock18:35
5ToysHerbie HancockHerbie Hancock14:00
6IntroductionsHerbie Hancock1:47
7You'll Know When You Get ThereHerbie HancockHerbie Hancock7:00
8Hang Up Your Hang UpsHerbie HancockHerbie Hancock, Melvin Ragin, Paul Jackson11:54
9SpiderHerbie HancockMelvin Ragin, Paul Jackson10:12

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