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Jump! (album)

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Released  February 1984
Producer  Steve Goldman
Artist  Van Dyke Parks
Label  Warner Bros. Records
Length  35:50
Jump! (1984)  Tokyo Rose (1989)
Release date  February 1984
Genre  Baroque pop
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Recorded  December 1982 to February 1983 Cherokee Studios, Hollywood, CA
Similar  Van Dyke Parks albums, Baroque pop albums, Other albums

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Jump! is a studio album by Van Dyke Parks. It was released in 1984 on Warner Bros.. The album (and its accompanying children's book) is a retelling of Joel Chandler Harris's Uncle Remus tales. Parks mixes numerous musical styles. On Jump! these include bluegrass, Tin Pan Alley, 1930s jazz, and Broadway musical.

Contents

Track listing

All lyrics written by Martin Fyodr Kibbee and Van Dyke Parks, except where noted; all music composed by Van Dyke Parks.

  1. "Jump!" (instrumental) – 2:02
  2. "Opportunity for Two" – 3:16
  3. "Come Along" – 3:26
  4. "I Ain't Goin' Home" – 3:45
  5. "Many a Mile to Go" – 3:42
  6. "Taps" (instrumental) – 2:16
  7. "An Invitation to Sin" – 3:20
  8. "Home" (Lyrics: Terry Gilkyson and Parks) – 2:55
  9. "After the Ball" – 3:52
  10. "Look Away" (Lyrics: Parks) – 4:03
  11. "Hominy Grove" – 3:26

Personnel

  • Van Dyke Parks - vocals, piano
  • Jennifer Warnes - background vocals
  • Lennie Niehaus - arranger, conductor
  • Kathy Dalton - vocals
  • Jim Keltner - drums
  • Stanley Behrens - harmonica, alto horn
  • Robert Greenidge - snare drums
  • Jim Hughart - bass
  • Danny Hutton - vocals
  • Tommy Morgan - harmonica
  • Emil Richards - percussion
  • Fred Tackett - guitar, banjo, mandolin
  • Ken Watson - cymbals, cymbalom
  • Gayle Levant - harp
  • Ian Freebairn-Smith - vocal arrangement
  • Songs

    1Jump!2:03
    2Opportunity for Two3:17
    3Come Along3:26

    References

    Jump! (album) Wikipedia


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