Various ‎– A Week In The Real World - Part 1

Real World Records ‎– CDRW25, Real World Records ‎– CD RW 25
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1 The Grid On The Wing
Arranged By – The GridBass – Jah WobbleDrum Programming – Richard NorrisEngineer – Alex GiffordGuitar – Juan Cañizares*, Justin AdamsKeyboards, Organ [Hammond B3], Melodeon [Melodian] – Alex GiffordPercussion – Joji HirotaPiano – Bazil Anderson*Producer – The GridSynthesizer, Sampler – Dave BallWritten-By – Alex Gifford, Jah Wobble, Juan Cañizares*, Justin Adams, The Grid
2 Ayub Ogada Tang Uru
Acoustic Guitar, Keyboards – Pól BrennanArranged By – Ayub Ogada, Pól BrennanBacking Vocals – Christine Wyss, Kevin Mooney, Popsy Dixon, Sherman Holmes, Wendell Holmes (2)Bass Guitar – Sherman HolmesElectric Guitar – Wendell Holmes (2)Engineer – Chris Lawson (2)Lead Vocals, Lyre [Nyatiti], Shaker, Sequenced By [Drum Sample Sequence] – Ayub OgadaPedal Steel Guitar – Gib WhartonProducer – Pól BrennanWritten-By – Ayub Ogada
3 The Holmes Brothers I Want Jesus To Talk With Me
Arranged By – The Holmes BrothersBass Guitar, Lead Vocals [First] – Sherman HolmesDrums, Lead Vocals [Third] – Popsy DixonEngineer – Richard Evans (3)Guitar, Lead Vocals [Second] – Wendell Holmes (2)Organ [Hammond B3] – Alex GiffordPedal Steel Guitar – Gib WhartonProducer – Andy Breslau, Scott BillingtonWritten-By – Traditional
4 Mari Boine And Band* It Sat Duolmma Mu
Arranged By – Mari Boine BandBass – Gjermund Silseth*Drums – Helge NorbakkenGuitar – Roger LudvigsenMixed By – Chris Lawson (2)Percussion – Carlos Zamata Quispe*Recorded By – Peter WalshVocals, Drum – Mari BoineWritten-By – Mari Boine
5 Rossy Omanarzy
Kabosy [Kabossy], Vocals – RossyRecorded By [Assistant], Mixed By [Assistant] – Carlton BlakeRecorded By, Mixed By – Richard ChappellWritten-By, Arranged By – Rossy
6 La Bottine Souriante Picoro
Acoustic Bass, Vocals – Régent ArchambaultArranged By – La Bottine SourianteOther [Feet], Mandolin, Violin, Vocals – Michel BordeleauPiano, Vocals – Denis FréchetteRecorded By, Mixed By – Adrian Chivers (2)Violin, Vocals – Martin RacineVocals, Harmonica – Yves LambertWritten-By – Traditional
7 Juan Cañizares* Híbrido
Engineer – Richard ChappellGuitar, Bass Guitar, Handclaps – Juan Cañizares*Mixed By – Chris Lawson (2)Producer – Juan Cañizares*Written-By, Arranged By – Juan Cañizares*
8 Geoffrey Oryema Lubanga
Guitar, Backing Vocals – Pájaro CanzaniMixed By – Chris Lawson (2)Recorded By – Peter WalshVocals, Kalimba [Lukeme] – Geoffrey OryemaWritten-By, Arranged By – Geoffrey Oryema
9 Remmy Ongala & Orchestre Super Matimila Dodoma
Bass Guitar – Mussa Hamisi MagombaDrums – Yusuph Iddi SubwaGuitar, Backing Vocals – Batii Osenga Ipopolipo*, Ramazani Mtoro Ongala Aka Remmy*Lead Vocals – Cosmas Thobias ChidumuleMixed By – Stephen W. TaylerMixed By [Assistant] – Richard ChappellProducer – Rupert HineRecorded By – Chris Lawson (2), Richard Blair, Stuart BruceRecorded By [Assistant] – Carlton BlakeRhythm Guitar – Ayas Ayas Hassani*Rhythm Guitar, Backing Vocals – Shemboza Shekungu-MkivaWritten-By, Arranged By – Cosmas Chidumule*, Remmy Ongala
10 The Grid Slow Down
Choir [Breathing] – The Real World Breathing ChoirDrum Programming, Effects [Guitar Treatment] – Richard NorrisEngineer – Alex GiffordPedal Steel Guitar – Gib WhartonPercussion – Celso PacoPiano – Alex GiffordProducer – The GridSynthesizer, Sampler – Dave BallVoice – Wendell HolmesWritten-By, Arranged By – Alex Gifford, The Grid
11 Totó La Momposina Y Sus Tambores Soledad
Arranged By – Totó La MomposinaClaves, Chorus – Angélica Oyaga, Eurídice OyagaDrum [Tambor Hembra], Chorus – Marco Oyaga*Drum [Tambor Hembra], Marimbula, Chorus – Paulino Salgado*Drum [Tambor Macho], Chorus – Dario CastroMixed By – Chris Lawson (2)Percussion [Guache], Maracas, Chorus – German VargasRecorded By – Pete Walsh*Tambora, Guitar, Chorus – Rafael Ramos (8)Vocals – Totó La MomposinaWritten-By – Walberto Zillamil Oduber
12 Pól Brennan, Joji Hirota & Guo Yue* Mother And Son
Flute – Guo YueKeyboards – Pól BrennanMixed By – Chris Lawson (2)Percussion – Joji HirotaRecorded By – Pete Walsh*Written-By, Arranged By – Guo Yue, Joji Hirota, Pól Brennan
13 Samulnori Variations On Tong Sal Puri (Eastern Exorcism)
Arranged By – Kim Duk Soo*Buk [Barrel Drum] – Kang Min SeokChing [Large Gong] – Park Byung JunDrum [Changgo - Hour-glass Drum] – Kim Duk Soo*Engineer – Chris Lawson (2)Gong [K'kwaengwari] – Lee Kwang SooProducer – Pól BrennanWritten-By – Traditional
14 Sola* Wuming Wuyi (No Name No Meaning)
Drum [Drumming] – SamulnoriEngineer – Chris Lawson (2)Engineer [Assistant] – Russell KearneyGuitar – Justin AdamsKeyboards – Pól BrennanPercussion – Joji HirotaPipa – Cheng YuProducer – Pól BrennanVocals – Liu SolaWritten-By, Arranged By – Liu Sola, Pól Brennan
15 The Terem Quartet* The Legend Of The Old Mountain Man
Arranged By – Igor Ponomarenko*Balalaika [Bass] – Mikhail Dziudze*Bayan [Accordion] – Andrei Smirnov*Domra [Alto] – Igor Ponomarenko*Domra [Soprano] – Andrei Konstantinov*Engineer – Richard Evans (3)Engineer [Assistant] – Lianne Giles, Matt BoothProducer – Tony BergWritten-By – A. Golsky*

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When 75 musicians came together in an inspirational week of recording - a selection of the best.

This album was made during the 1991 Recording Week at Real World Studios. Recorded and mixed at Real World Studios, August 1991.

Track 1: more music from The Grid can be heard on 'A Week In The Real World - Part 2'.
Track 3: more music from this recording session can be heard on 'Jubilation' (CDRW21/RWMC21).
Track 4: more music by Mari Boine And Band can be heard on 'Gula Gula' (CDRW13/RWMC13).
Track 5: more music by Rossy can be heard on 'Island Of Ghosts' (CDRW19/RWMC19).
Track 8: more music by Geoffrey Oryema can be heard on 'Exile' (CDRW14/RWMC14).
Track 9: more music from this recording session can be heard on 'Mambo' (CDRW22/RWMC22). More music by Remmy Ongala & Orchestre Super Matimila on 'Songs For The Poor Man' (CDRW6/RWMC6).
Track 11: a future release from Totò La Momposina Y Sus Tambores at the Real World Recording Week will be available later in 1992.
Track 12: a future release from Pól Brennan, Joji Hirota & Guo Yue will be available later in 1992.
Track 15: more from this recording session can be heard on 'Terem' (CDRW23/RWMC23).

℗ 1991 Real World Records Ltd.
© 1992 Real World Records Ltd/Virgin Records Ltd.
Manufactured in Germany
Cat# CDRW25 displayed on CD and sticker as CD RW 25.

Oval Music is listed as Oval Music Ltd on the release itself.

Jewel case with 12-page booklet.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (scanned): 5012981992521
  • Barcode (text): 5 012981 992521
  • Matrix / Runout: SONOPRESS G-1267 / CDRW25 D 2
  • Label Code: LC 3098
  • Other (distribution code): 263 111
  • Other (distribution code): PM 527