Amarcord Nino Rota

Various Artists:

Amarcord Nino Rota

Recorded in 1980

Jaki Byard piano (1-10) Dave Samuels vibes (2-4)

The Carla Bley Band (3):
Carla Bley conductor, organ, glockenspiel Michael Mantler trumpet Gary Valente trombone Earl McIntyre tuba Gary Windo tenor saxophone Courtenay Wynter woodwinds Joe Daley euphonium Arturo O'Farrill piano Steve Swallow bass D. Sharpe drums

Bill Frisell (5) Sharon Freeman french horn, piano (6 "Introduction" & "Interlude") Francis Haynes steel drums (6 "Introduction" & "Interlude")

Orchestra under the direction of Muhal Richard Abrams (6 "Notturno"):
Muhal Richard Abrams conductor Claudio Roditi trumpet Emmet McDonald trombone Sharon Freeman french horn Henry Threadgill flute Bobby Eldridge baritone saxophone & clarinet Jay Hoggard vibes Amina Claudine Myers piano Fred Hopkins bass Warren Smith drums

Orchestra under the direction of Michael Sahl (6 "Valzer"):
Michael Sahl conductor, keyboards Chris Stein guitar Deborah Harry vocal Charles Rocket accordion, bell Lenny Ferrari drums

The David Amram Quintet (7):
David Amram penny whistle, double ocarina, shanai, guitar, claves Jerry Dodgion flute Victor Venegas bass Steve Berrios percussions Ray Mantilla percussions with Sharon Freeman french horn

Steve Lacy soprano saxophone (8)

Orchestra under the direction of William Fisher (9):
William Fisher conductor Wynton Marsalis trumpet George Adams tenor saxophone Brandford Marsalis woodwinds Kenny Barron piano Ron Carter bass Wilbert Fletcher drums

Ind. Title Composer Dur.
1/ Amarcord Nino Rota 7:47
2/ Interlude From Juliet Of The Spirits 0:33
3/ 8 1/2 11:33
4/ Themes From La Dolce Vita And Juliet Of The Spirits 2:40
5/ Juliet Of The Spirits 4:40
6/ La Dolce Vita Suite: 7:17
Introduction 1:35
Notturno 2:50
Interlude 0:28
Valzer (Parlami Di Me) 2:24
7/ Satyricon 5:33
8/ Roma 4:36
9/ Medley: 8:51
The White Sheik
I Vitelloni
Il Bidone
The Nights Of Cabiria
10/ La Strada 3:07

Recorded on 12 September 1980 at Studio Acousti, Paris (France). Engineer:
Remixed at Grog Kill Studio, Willow, New York. Engineer: Vince McGarry.
Mastered at Atlantic Recordings Studios. Engineer: George Piros. Mastering supervised by Vince McGarry.

Producer: Hal Willner for Deep Creek Productions Ltd.

Cover photography: Franco Pinna (from the book "Fellini's Films" - 1976). Cover art: M. & Cie, New York.