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Pearls: Songs of Goffin and King


Carole King: Vocals, Acoustic Piano
Reese Wynans: Keyboards
Mark Hallman: Guitar, Harmonica, Backing Vocals
Eric Johnson: Rhythm and Lead Guitar
Christopher Cross: Rhythm Guitar
Charles Larkey: Bass
Steve Meador: Drums
Miguel Rivera: Fat Congas and Percussion
Strings and Horns Arranged and Conducted By: Bill Gin
Richard Hardy: Flute, Saxophone, Alto Sax
Ray Crisara: Trumpet, Cornet
Don Knaub: Bass Trombone
Bobby Meyer: Trumpet, Cornet
Tomas Ramirez: Tenor Sax
Michael Munday: Trombone
Strings (Under the direction of Akira Endo, Conductor of the Austin Symphony)
Mark Maniscalco: Banjo
Betty Whitlock: Fiddle
From the Walker-Ford Singers, San Antonio, Texas:
Oscar Ford Jr.: Backing Vocals
Lydia North: Backing Vocals
Deborah North: Backing Vocals
Gloria Himes: Backing Vocals

Produced by: Mark Hallman and Carole King

All songs by: Carole King and Gerry Goffin

Chet Himes: Engineer

James Tuttle: Assistant Engineer

Sherry Goffin and Harry Boyd: Photography
Dick Reeves and John Wilson: Art Direction and Design

Recorded and Mixed: January 1980 at Pecan Street Studios, Austin, Texas

Mastered At: Warner Bros. Recording Studios, North Hollywood

Mastered By: Bobby Hata

Direction: Michael Brovsky and Witt Stewart

Christopher Cross appears courtesy of Free Flow Productions and Warner Bros. Records

© 1980 Capitol Records, Inc.

Manufactured By: Capitol Records, Inc., A Subsidiary of Capitol Industries-EMI, Inc.