Carole King – Welcome Home Label: Avatar Records (8) – 2S 068-85495 Format: Vinyl, LP, Album Country: US Released: Jan 1978 Genre: Folk, World, & Country, Pop, Rock Style: Soft Rock, Folk Tracklist Hide Credits: A1 Main Street Saturday Night Written-By – Carole King 5:42 A2 Sunbird Dulcimer [Hammer] – Bob Harrington (3) Written-By – C. King*, R. Evers* 4:02 A3 Venusian Diamond Written-By – C. King*, Navarro (7), R. Evers* 4:28 A4 Changes Written-By – Carole King 2:27 A5 Morning Sun Written-By – Carole King 4:33 B1 Disco Tech Soloist, Saxophone – Ernie Watts Written-By – C. King*, Navarro (7) 5:12 B2 Wings Of Love Written-By – C. King*, R. Evers* 3:24 B3 Ride The Music Written-By – Carole King 3:12 B4 Everybody's Got The Spirit Written-By – Carole King 3:47 B5 Welcome Home Choir – Alexandra Brown*, Ann White, Carole King, Mark Hallman, Richard Hardy, Robert McEntee, Stephanie Sprull Written-By – Carole King 3:15
Credits: Arranged By [Horns] – George Bohanon Arranged By [Strings] – Carole King Artwork By [Direction] – Roy Kohara, Roy Renolds Bass, Written-By – Rob Galloway (tracks: A3, B1) Cello – Dennis Karmazin*, Ronald Cooper Congas, Percussion, Written-By – Miguel Rivera (6) (tracks: A3, B1) Cowbell – Rick Evers (tracks: A3) Drums, Written-By – Michael Wooten (2) (tracks: A3, B1) Engineer – Linda Tyler, Norm Kinney, Steve Katz (2) Flute, Saxophone, Clarinet, Vocals, Written-By – Richard Hardy (tracks: A3, B1) Guitar, Vocals, Written-By – Mark Hallman (tracks: A3, B1), Robert McEntee (tracks: A3, B1) Harp – Georgia Kelly (tracks: A3, B5) Photography – Roy Reynolds Producer – Carole King, Norm Kinney Tambura – Anne Golia (tracks: A3) Trumpet, Flugelhorn [Fluegelhorn] – Nolan Andrew Smith Jr.* Viola – Denyse Buffum, Rollice Dale Violin – Dorothy Wade, Frank Foster (2), Israel Baker, John Wittenberg, Kenneth Yerke, Marcia Van Dyke, William H. Henderson* Violin, Concertmaster – Charles Veal Jr. Vocals [High] – Rob Galloway (tracks: B1) Notes:
Navarro: Robert McEntee Mark Hallman Rob Galloway (aka Poonah) Michael Wooten Miguel Rivera Richard Hardy
Choir on "Welcome Home" consists of Mark Hallman, Robert McEntee, Richard Hardy, Carole King, and three ladies kidnapped from the studio across the hall - Stephanie Sprull, Alexandra Brown, and Ann White.
The trio on "Changes" was played by the first member of each section.
Recorded at Sound Labs, Inc., Hollywood, California, January, 1978.
Avatar Records, Manufactured & Distributed By Capitol Records, Inc. ℗1978 Capitol Records Inc.