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Roots: The Saga Of An American Family | Quincy Jones |

Rol Nombre
Acoustic Bass Arni Egilsson
Acoustic Bass Milton Kestenbaum
Arranged By Bill Summers
Arranged By Caiphus Semenya
Arranged By Dave Grusin
Arranged By Dick Hazard
Arranged By Herbert W. Spencer
Arranged By Johnny Mandel
Arranged By Quincy Jones
Arranged By Rev. James Cleveland
Arranged By Tom Bahler
Artwork [Album Design] Chuck Beeson
Artwork [Art Direction] Roland Young (3)
Artwork [Roots Logo Typography Design] Al Nagy
Banjo Al Hendrickson
Cello Jeffrey Solow
Cello Jesse Ehrlich
Cello Paul Bergstrom
Cello Ronald Cooper
Composed By Gerald Fried
Concept By [Conceived By], Producer, Conductor Quincy Jones
Conductor [Choir] Tom Bahler
Conductor [The Wattsline Choir] Rev. James Cleveland
Electric Bass Chuck Rainey
Electric Bass Ed Reddick
Engineer [Assistant] Chuck Trammell
Engineer [Assistant] Steve Katz (2)
Engineer, Remix Norm Kinney
French Horn Alan Robinson
French Horn David Duke
French Horn James Decker
Guitar David T. Walker
Guitar Lee Ritenour
Harp Catherine Gotthoffer
Harp Dorothy Remsen
Keyboards Dave Grusin
Keyboards Ian Underwood
Keyboards Michael Boddicker
Keyboards Pete Jolly
Keyboards Richard Tee
Mastered By Bernie Grundman
Percussion Bill Summers
Percussion Bobbye Hall
Percussion Caiphus Semenya
Percussion Emil Richards
Percussion King Errisson
Percussion Milt Holland
Percussion Paul Bryant (5)
Percussion Shelly Manne
Percussion Tommy Vig
Percussion Victor Feldman
Percussion Zak Diouf
Performer Bill Summers
Performer Caiphus Semenya
Performer Letta Mbulu
Performer Lou Gossett
Performer Quincy Jones And His Orchestra
Performer Wattsline, The
Photography By [Back Cover] Bruce Talamon
Trombone Bill Watrous
Trombone Dick Nash
Trombone Maurice Spears
Trumpet Bobby Bryant
Trumpet Buddy Childers
Trumpet John Audino
Tuba Tommy Johnson (2)
Viola Alex Nieman
Viola Marilyn Baker
Viola Robert Ostrowsky
Viola Rollice Dale
Violin Bobby Bruce
Violin Erno Neufeld
Violin Gerald Vinci
Violin Harry Bluestone
Violin Irv Katz
Violin Janice Gower
Violin John Santulis
Violin Joseph Livoti
Violin Joseph Stepansky
Violin Ralph Schaeffer
Violin Robert Sushel
Violin Sheldon Sanov
Violin Wilbert Nuttycombe
Vocals Alex Brown
Vocals Caiphus Semenya
Vocals Deborah Tibbs
Vocals Jim Gilstrap
Vocals John Lehman
Vocals Linda Evans
Vocals Paulette McWilliams
Vocals Rev. James Cleveland
Vocals Stephanie Spruill
Vocals [Featured Soloist] Letta Mbulu
Vocals [The Wattsline Choir] Charles May
Vocals [The Wattsline Choir] David Pridgen
Vocals [The Wattsline Choir] Mortonette Jenkins
Vocals [The Wattsline Choir] Rodney Armstrong
Vocals [The Wattsline Choir] Sherwood Sledge
Woodwind Ernie Watts
Woodwind Jerome Richardson
Woodwind Ted Nash
Woodwind Terry Harrington
Woodwind William Green
Vinyl, LP
Vinyl, Album
Funk / Soul
Stage & Screen
Music from and inspired by the David L. Wolfer production of "Roots". ROOTS the saga of an American family. Recorded at A&M Studios and United Western Recorders ℗ 1977 Contains 12" x 24" poster "Behold: The only thing greater than yourself" B4 title on label is What Shall I Do? (Hush, Hush, Somebody's Calling My Name)
Play Posición Título Duración
Africa (The Motherland)
A1 Motherland 0:29
A2 Roots Mural Theme 2:10
A3 Main Title: Mama Aifambeni (Premiere Episode) 1:03
A4 Behold, The Only Thing Greater Than Yourself (Birth) 1:30
A5 Oluwa (Many Rains Ago) (African Theme) 2:28
A6 Boyhood To Manhood 0:53
A7 The Toubob Is Here! (The Capture) 1:06
A8 Middle Passage (Slaveship Crossing) 1:15
A9 You In Americuh' Now, African 0:32
America (The Promised Land)
B1 Roots Mural Theme Intro (Slave Auction) 0:15
B2 Ole Fiddler 1:12
B3 Jumpin' De Broom (Marriage Ceremony) 0:42
B4 What Can I Do? (Hush, Hush, Somebody's Calling My Name) 2:17
B5 Roots Mural Theme Bridge (Plantation Life) 1:25
B6 Oh Lord, Come By Here 3:25
B7 Free At Last? (The Civil War) 2:24
B8 Many Rains Ago (Oluwa) (African Theme: English Version) 4:50