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In April 1980.

In April 1980, “Arista” label released “Sky 2”, the second Sky album. It was recorded in 1980, at “Studio 3” and “Abbey Road Studios”, and was produced by Haydn Bendall, Tony Clark, John Williams, Francis Monkman, Herbie Flowers, Tristan Fry and Kevin Peek.

Personnel:

  • John Williams– classical guitars
  • Francis Monkman– keyboards, synthesizers, harpsichord, piano, left-hand channel electric guitar
  • Herbie Flowers– bass guitar, tuba
  • Tristan Fry– drums, tuned percussion (drumkit, vibraphone, marimba, bass marimba, tympani & xylophones), trumpet
  • Kevin Peek– electric & classical guitars

Track listing:

  1. Hotta – Kevin Peek, Herbie Flowers
  2. Dance of the Little Fairies – Herbie Flowers
  3. Sahara – Kevin Peek
  4. Fifo – Francis Monkman
  5. Adagio – Francis Monkman
  6. Watching the Aeroplanes – Francis Monkman
  7. Tuba Smarties – Herbie Flowers
  8. Ballet-Volta – Praetorius, arr. John Williams
  9. Gavotte&Variations – Rameau
  10. Andante – Vivaldi, arr. John Williams
  11. Tristan’s Magic Garden – Tristan Fry
  12. El Cielo – traditional, arr. Williams
  13. Vivaldi – Darryl Way
  14. Scipio – Herbie Flowers
  15. Toccata – Bach, arr. Kevin Peek, Holmes

 

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On September 9, 1971.

 

second-album

On September 9, 1971, “Warner Bros” label released “Second Album”, the second Curved Air studio album. It was recorded in 1971, at “Island Studios” and “Morgan Studios”, and was produced by Curved Air and Colin Caldwell.

Personnel:

  • Sonja Kristina– lead vocals
  • Darryl Way– violin, backing vocals, piano (5)
  • Francis Monkman– guitars, keyboards, VCS3 synthesizer
  • Ian Eyre – bass guitar
  • Florian Pilkington-Miksa– drums
  • Colin Caldwell – engineer
  • Peter Zinovieff- electroncs
  • John Kosh- album design

Track listing:

  1. Young Mother – Darryl Way, Sonja Kristina Linwood
  2. Back Street Luv – Darryl Way, Linwood, Ian Eyre
  3. Jumbo – Darryl Way, Linwood
  4. You Know – Darryl Way, Linwood
  5. Puppets – Darryl Way, Linwood
  6. Everdance – Francis Monkman
  7. Bright Summer’s Day ’68 – Francis Monkman
  8. Piece of Mind – Monkman

On April 10, 1978.

JethroTull-heavy horses

On April 10, 1978, “Chrysalis” label released “Heavy Horses”, the eleventh studio Jethro Tull album. It was recorded January 1978, at “Maison Rouge Studio” in London, and was produced by Ian Anderson.

Personnel:

  • Ian Anderson– vocals, flute, acoustic and electric guitars, mandolin
  • Martin Barre– electric guitar
  • John Evan– piano, organ
  • Barriemore Barlow– drums, percussion
  • John Glascock– bass guitar, backing vocals
  • David Palmer– portative pipe organ, other keyboards, orchestral arrangements
  • Darryl Way– violin
  • Robin Black – sound engineer
  • Shona Anderson – back cover, photography
  • James Cotier – photography

Track listing:

All tracks by Ian Anderson with additional material by Martin Barre and David Palmer.

  1. “…And the Mouse Police Never Sleeps
  2. Acres Wild
  3. No Lullaby
  4. Moths
  5. Journeyman
  6. Rover
  7. One Brown Mouse
  8. Heavy Horses
  9. Weathercock