On December 13, 1977.

DJRD

On December 13, 1977, “Asylum” released “Don Juan’s Reckless Daughter”, the ninth Joni Mitchell studio album.  It was recorded in 1977, at the “A&M Studios” in Hollywood; orchestra recorded at “Columbia Studio C” in New York; additional recording at “Basing Street Studio” in London, and was produced by Joni Mitchell.

Personnel:

  • Joni Mitchell– guitar, vocals and backing , piano
  • Alejandro Acuña– congas,cowbell, backing vocals, shakers, ankle bells
  • AirtoMoreira – surdo
  • Don Alias– bongos, congos, clave, backing vocals, snaredrum, sandpaper blocks, shaker
  • Manolo Badrena– congas, coffee cans, lead vocal, congas
  • El Bwyd – the split-tongued spirit
  • Larry Carlton– electric guitar
  • Michel Colombier– piano
  • Glenn Frey– backing vocals
  • Michael Gibbs– orchestral arrangements, conductor
  • John Guerin– drums
  • Bobbye Hall– credited in spirit
  • Chaka Khan– backing vocals
  • Jaco Pastorius– bass; bongos; cowbells
  • Wayne Shorter– soprano saxophone
  • D. Souther– backing vocals

Track listing:

All track by Joni Mitchell, except where noted.

  1. Overture – Cotton Avenue
  2. Talk to Me
  3. Jericho
  4. Paprika Plains
  5. Otis and Marlena
  6. The Tenth World – Joni Mitchell, Don Alias, Manolo Badrena, Alex Acuña, Airto Moreira, Jaco Pastorius
  7. Dreamland
  8. Don Juan’s Reckless Daughter
  9. Off Night Backstreet
  10. The Silky Veils of Ardor
Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.