Produced by Van Morrison for Caledonia Productions Ltd.
String, brass and choir arrangements: Fiachra Trench
String section leader: Gavyn Wright
Keyboards and synth arrangements: Neil Drinkwater
Michael O'Suilleabhain: piano on "So Quiet In Here"
(Courtesy of Virgin / Venture records)
Georgie Fame: organ, electric piano and back up vocals
Alex Gifford: other keyboards
Steve Pearce: bass - except on "She's A Baby" and
"Enlightenment": Brian Odgers
Dave Early: drums - except on "Avalon of the Heart"
and "Memories": Steve Sanger
Bernie Holland: lead guitar on "Youth of 1,000 Summers",
"Enlightenment" and "She's A Baby"
Paul Durcan: spoken word on "In the Days Before Rock'n' Roll"
The Ambrosian Singers: choir on "Avalon Of The Heart"
Choirmaster: John McCarthy
Frank Ricotti: vibraphone on "Start All Over Again"
Henry Lowther (trumpet) and Steve Waterman (flugel horn):
brass on "Youth Of 1,000 Summers", "She's A Baby"
and "Start All Over Again"
Steve Gregory and Dave Bishop: saxes
Malcolm Griffiths: trombone
Recorded mainly at Wool Hall Studios, Beckington
Townhouse, London. Real World, Box and Pavillion Studios, London.
"So Quiet In Here" recorded at the Kirk, Rode, Somerset
Design: Bill Smith Studio
Photography: The Douglas Brothers
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