The Resource Graceland, Paul Simon

Graceland, Paul Simon

Label
Graceland
Title
Graceland
Statement of responsibility
Paul Simon
Creator
Contributor
Composer
Instrumentalist
Lyricist
Singer
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • zul
  • eng
  • zul
  • eng
Related
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • historical information
Cataloging source
IUO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Simon, Paul
Credits note
Produced by Paul Simon; engineered by Roy Halee
Date of event
1985-1986 in various locations
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
Language note
Sung in English and Zulu
Music parts
not applicable
Other event information
Recorded
PerformerNote
Paul Simon, acoustic guitar, synclavier, six-string electric bass, vocals ; with assisting musicians, Ronald E. Brecker, John Faddis, Earl Gardner, Alan Rubin, Lewis Michael Soloff, trumpet ; David W. Bargeron, Kim Allan Cissel, trombone ; Morris Goldberg, pennywhistle solo, soprano saxophone ; Alex Foster, alto saxophone ; Leonard Pickett, tenor saxophone ; Ronald E. Cuber, baritone saxophone, bass saxophone ; Steve Berlin, Johnny Hoyt, Mike Makhalemele, Teaspoon Ndlela, Barney Rachabane, saxophone ; Chikapa "Ray" Phiri, Sherman Robertson, guitar ; Cesar Rosas, guitar, vocals ; Daniel Xilakazi, lead guitar, rhythm guitar ; Adrian Belew, guitar, guitar synthesizer ; David Hidalgo, guitar, accordion, vocals ; Demola Adepoju, pedal steel guitar ; Alonzo Johnson, Baghiti Khumalo, Lloyd Lelose, Conrad Lozano, bass ; Rob Mounsey, synthesizer ; Jonhjon Mkhalali, Forere Motloheloa, accordion ; Alton (Dopsie) Rubin, Sr., accordion, drums ; Vusi Khumalo, Petrus Manile, Isaac Mtshali, Louie Perez, drums ; Steve Gadd, additional drums ; Babacar Faye, Makhaya Mahlangu, Ralph McDonald, Youssou N'Dour, Assane Thiam, percussion ; Lulu Masilela, tambourine ; David Rubin, washboard ; Joseph Shabalala, lead vocals ; Linda Ronstadt, The Gaza Sisters, Ladysmith Black Mambazo, The Everly Brothers, vocals ; Michele Cobbs, Diane Garisto, backing vocals
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1951-
  • 1955-
  • 1949-
  • 1932-1993
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brecker, Randy
  • Faddis, Jon
  • Gardner, Earl
  • Rubin, Alan
  • Soloff, Lew
  • Bargeron, Dave
  • Foster, Alex
  • Pickett, Lenny
  • Cuber, Ronnie
  • Berlin, Steve
  • Makhalemele, Ratau Mike
  • Rachabane, Barney
  • Phiri, Ray
  • Robertson, Sherman
  • Rosas, Cesar
  • Belew, Adrian
  • Hidalgo, David
  • Johnson, Alonzo
  • Khumalo, Bakithi
  • Mounsey, Rob
  • Mkhalali, Johnson
  • Motloheloa, Forere
  • Rockin' Dopsie
  • Khumalo, Vusi
  • Perez, Louie
  • Gadd, Steve
  • MacDonald, Ralph
  • N'Dour, Youssou
  • Masilela, Lulu
  • Rockin' Dopsie
  • Shabalala, Joseph
  • Ronstadt, Linda
  • Ladysmith Black Mambazo (Musical group)
  • Everly Brothers
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Popular music
  • Rock music
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Graceland, Paul Simon
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Issued also as cassette (4-25447)--and analog disc (1-25447)
  • Title from disc label
  • Compact disc
  • Alternative rock music
  • Analog recording
  • Program notes by Simon and song texts (15 p.)--inserted in container
  • Songs based on popular African street music
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The boy in the bubble / words by Paul Simon ; music by Paul Simon and Forere Motioheloa (3:59) --Graceland / words and music by Paul Simon (4:48) -- I know what I know / words by Paul Simon ; music by Paul Simon and General M.D. Shirinda (3:13) -- Gumboots / words by Paul Simon ; music by Paul Simon, Jonhjon Mkhalali land Lulu Masilela (2:42) -- Diamonds on the soles of her shoes / words and music by Paul Simon ; beginning by Paul Simon and Joseph Shebalala (5:34) -- You can call me Al (4:39) ; Under African skies (3:34) / words and music by Paul Simon -- Homeless / words and music by Paul Simon and Joseph Shabalala (3:45) -- Crazy love, v. II (4:17) ; That was your mother (2:51) ; All around the world, or The myth of fingerprints (3:15) /words and music by Paul Simon
Control code
14565137
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
  • UMKC: Marr copy forms part of the Danny Mayo Collection.
  • UMKC: Music/Media copy forms part of the Warren Bowman Collection. Music/Media copy 2 forms part of the Rob Montague Collection.
Other control number
075992544726
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
9 25447-2
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)14565137
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Graceland, Paul Simon
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Issued also as cassette (4-25447)--and analog disc (1-25447)
  • Title from disc label
  • Compact disc
  • Alternative rock music
  • Analog recording
  • Program notes by Simon and song texts (15 p.)--inserted in container
  • Songs based on popular African street music
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The boy in the bubble / words by Paul Simon ; music by Paul Simon and Forere Motioheloa (3:59) --Graceland / words and music by Paul Simon (4:48) -- I know what I know / words by Paul Simon ; music by Paul Simon and General M.D. Shirinda (3:13) -- Gumboots / words by Paul Simon ; music by Paul Simon, Jonhjon Mkhalali land Lulu Masilela (2:42) -- Diamonds on the soles of her shoes / words and music by Paul Simon ; beginning by Paul Simon and Joseph Shebalala (5:34) -- You can call me Al (4:39) ; Under African skies (3:34) / words and music by Paul Simon -- Homeless / words and music by Paul Simon and Joseph Shabalala (3:45) -- Crazy love, v. II (4:17) ; That was your mother (2:51) ; All around the world, or The myth of fingerprints (3:15) /words and music by Paul Simon
Control code
14565137
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
  • UMKC: Marr copy forms part of the Danny Mayo Collection.
  • UMKC: Music/Media copy forms part of the Warren Bowman Collection. Music/Media copy 2 forms part of the Rob Montague Collection.
Other control number
075992544726
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
9 25447-2
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)14565137
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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