Once In A Blue Universe
Craig Chaquico, whose first three solo albums earned him numerous awards including a Grammy nomination, Best Pop Instrumental Guitarist (Guitar Player Magazine) and Billboard's #1 Independent Adult Alternative Album of the Year, returns with the romantic and soulful "Once In A Blue Universe". Combining jazz and rock influences, the former Jefferson Starship guitarist is joined by some of today's top instrumental performers: Richard Elliot, John Klemmer, Dave Koz, Douglas Spotted Eagle, 3rd Force and Peter White.
|04:06||Holding Back The Years||Instrumental|
|05:12||Blue Universe (Kimberly's Eyes)||Instrumental|
|03:27||Lights Out San Francisco||Instrumental|
|Craig Chaquico||Guitars, Stereo Guitar Sound Effects, Addtional Percussion, Production, Engineering, Mixing|
|Ozzie Ahlers||Keyboards, Bass, Additional Percussion, Production, Engineering, Mixing, Digital Mastering, Editing|
|William Aura||Vox Percussion, Additional Keyboards on "Blue Universe", Production, Mixing, Associate Production, Mix Engineering|
|Lenny Castro||Percussion on "Lights Out San Francisco" & "Holding Back The Years"|
|Richard Elliot||Sax on "Dreamcatcher"|
|Alain Eskinasi||Grooves, Percussion, Drums, Additional Keyboards on "Blue Universe"|
|G.G. Gonoway||Drums on "Dreamcatcher"|
|Gregg Karukas||Piano & Synthesizers on "Lights Out San Francisco" and "Holding Back The Years"|
|Larry Kimpel||Bass on "Lights Out San Francisco"|
|John Klemmer||Sax on "Blue Universe"|
|Dave Koz||Sax on "Midnight Swim"|
|Wade Olson||Drums on "Dipsea Trail"|
|Kevin Paladini||Sax on "Feelin' Alright"|
|Jim Reirzel||Bass on "Trade Winds", "Dreamcatcher" & "Dipsea Trail"|
|Douglas Spotted Eagle||Plains Flutes, Percussion (Wing-Bone Whistle, Moth Cocoons, Cactus Rattles, Elk Skin Drums) on "Indian Spring"|
|Carlos Vega||Drums on "Lights Out San Francisco"|
|Peter White||Spanish Guitar on "Lights Out San Francisco"|
|Paul Brown||Production, Engineering, Mixing|
|Matt Marshall||Executive Production|
|Dan Selene||Executive Production|
|Benjamin Cziller||Art Direction|
|Murry Whiteman||Computer Imaging|
|Maria Ehrenreich||Production Direction|
|Jo Ann Klass||Product Management|
|Recorded at Alpha Studios, Burbank, CA. Guitars recorded at Lunatunes, Mill Valley, CA.
Mixed at Auravision Studios, Ojai, CA.
Mastered at Quad Tech Digital, Los Angeles, using SuperBit Plus (a 20 bit CD in the 16 bit format).