Various ‎– The Color Purple / Original Motion Picture Sound Track

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Qwest Records ‎– B 0005153-02
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2 × CD, Album, Reissue, Remastered
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1-1 Overture
Conductor – Tom BahlerOrchestrated By, Adapted By – Chris Boardman, Fred Steiner, Jack Hayes, Jerry Hey, Randy Kerber
7:54
1-1.a Miss Celie's Blues
Written-By – L. Richie*, Q. Jones*, R. Temperton*
1-1.b Celie Leaves With Mr.
Written-By – J. Hayes*, Q. Jones*
1-1.c Celie Cooks Shug Breakfast
Written-By – F. Steiner*, Q. Jones*
1-1.d Nettie Teaches Celie
Written-By – J. Hayes*, J. Lubbock*, Q. Jones*, R. Temperton*
1-1.e Sophia's Walk
Written-By – J. Hey*, Q. Jones*, R. Kerber*
1-1.f Makidada
Written-By – M. Meyjes*, Q. Jones*, R. Temperton*
1-1.g Champagne Train
Written-By – C. Boardman*, J. Lubbock*, Q; Jones*, R. Temperton*
1-1.h Mailbox / Proud Theme
Written-By – J. Lubbock*, Q. Jones*, R. Temperton*
1-1.i Champagne Train
Written-By – C. Boardman*, J. Lubbock*, Q. Jones*, R. Temperton*
1-1.j Proud / Mailbox Theme
Written-By – J. Lubbock*, Q. Jones*, R. Temperton*
1-1.k Mailbox
Written-By – Q. Jones*
1-2 Main Title
Orchestrated By, Conductor – Joel RosenbaumWritten-By – J. Lubbock*, J. Rosenbaum*, Q. Jones*, R. Temperton*
2:00
1-3 Celie Leaves With Mr.
Orchestrated By, Conductor – Jack HayesWritten-By – J. Hayes*, Q. Jones*
3:20
1-4 Corrine And Olivia
Orchestrated By, Conductor – Joel RosenbaumWritten-By – J. Rosenbaum*, Q. Jones*
3:04
1-5 Nettie Teaches Celie
Orchestrated By, Conductor – Jack HayesWritten-By – J. Hayes*, J. Lubbock*, Q. Jones*, R. Temperton*
4:20
1-6 The Separation
Conductor – Dick Hazard*Orchestrated By – J. Calandrelli*Written-By – J. Lubbock*, J. Calandrelli*, Q. Jones*, R. Temperton*
2:48
1-7 Celie And Harpo Grow Up / Mr. Dresses To See Shug
Orchestrated By, Conductor – Jack HayesWritten-By – J. Hayes*, J. Lubbock*, Q. Jones*, R. Temperton*
2:43
1-8 Careless Love (Mr. Rides Into Sunset)
Arranged By – Sammy NesticoCornet – Snooky Young*Harmonium – Greg PhillinganesSoprano Saxophone – Jerome RichardsonVocals – Tata VegaWritten-By – Traditional
0:56
1-9 Sophia Leaves Harpo
Orchestrated By, Conductor – Nathan Scott (2)Whistling [Whistler] – Steven SpielbergWritten-By – J. Lubbock*, Q. Jones*, R. Temperton*
2:38
1-10 Celie Cooks Shug Breakfast
Orchestrated By, Conductor – Fred SteinerWritten-By – F. Steiner*, Q. Jones*
1:24
1-11 Junk Bucket Blues (Shug Bathing)
Alto Saxophone – Bob FullerClarinet, Soprano Saxophone – Sidney BechetPerformer – Get Happy BandPiano – Porter GraingerTrombone – Joe NatonTrumpet – Johnny DunnWritten-By – Porter Grainger
1:47
1-12 The Dirty Dozens
Arranged By – Quincy JonesGuitar – Paul Jackson, Jr.*Guitar, Other [Footstomps] – Roy GainesHarmonica, Other [Holler] – Saunders Sonny Terry*Upright Piano [Upright Tack] – Greg PhillinganesVocals – Tata VegaWritten-By – J. Mayo Williams, Rufus Perryman
3:12
1-13 Miss Celie's Blues (Sister) (1922 Jook Joint)
Arranged By – Quincy JonesGuitar – Roy GainesHarmonica, Other [Holler] – Saunders Sonny Terry*Mandolin – Ryland Cooder*Piano – Bobby ScottVocals – Tata VegaWritten-By – L. Richie*, Q. Jones*, R. Temperton*
2:29
1-14 Don't Make Me No Never Mind (Slow Drag)
Arranged By – Quincy JonesGuitar – Paul Jackson, Jr.*, Roy GainesHarmonica – Saunders Sonny Terry*Piano – Bobby ScottVocals – John Lee HookerWritten-By – J. Ingram*, Q. Jones*, Roy Gaines
3:05
1-15 My Heart (Will Always Lead Me Back To You) (Celie Dresses Up)
Banjo – Johnny St. CyrClarinet – Johnny DoddsCornet – Louis ArmstrongPerformer – Louis Armstrong And His Hot Five*Piano – Lil Armstrong*Trombone – Kid OryWritten-By – Lillian Hardin*
1:37
1-16 Three On The Road (Celie's Blues)
Arranged By – Jerry HeyBass – Red Callendar*Clarinet – Marshall RoyalConductor – Quincy JonesGuitar – Dennis Budmir*Soprano Saxophone – Jerome RichardsonTrombone – George BohanonTrumpet – Snooky Young*Written-By – L. Richie*, Q. Jones*, R. Temperton*
0:25
1-17 Bus Pulls Out (Miss Celie's Blues)
Arranged By – Jerry HeyBass – Red Callendar*Clarinet – Marshall RoyalConductor – Quincy JonesDrums – Harvey MasonGuitar – Dennis Budmir*Piano – Greg PhillinganesSoprano Saxophone – Jerome RichardsonTrombone – George BohanonTrumpet – Snooky Young*Written-By – L. Richie*, Q. Jones*, R. Temperton*
0:48
2-1 The First Letter
Conductor – Dick Hazard*Orchestrated By – Jorge CalandrelliWritten-By – J. Lubbock*, J. Calandrelli*, Q. Jones*, R. Temperton*
5:03
2-2 Letter Search
Orchestrated By, Conductor – Joel RosenbaumWritten-By – J. Lubbock*, J. Rosenbaum*, Q. Jones*, R. Temperton*
3:06
2-3 Nettie's Letter (African Montage)
Orchestrated By, Conductor – Joel RosenbaumWritten-By – J. Lubbock*, J. Rosenbaum*, Q. Jones*, R. Temperton*
1:00
2-4 High Life / Proud Theme (Kalimba Hut)
Recorder [Solo] – Ernie WattsWritten-By [High Life] – TraditionalWritten-By [Proud Theme] – J. Lubbock*, Q. Jones*, R. Temperton*
1:12
2-5 J. B. King (Road Gang Chant)
Written-By – Traditional
0:37
2-6 Heaven Belongs To You
Arranged By, Conductor, Piano – Andrae Crouch*Bass Drum – Bill MaxwellDouble Bass [Upright Bass] – David Stone*Vocals [30 Women From] – The Christ Memorial Church Of God In Christ Choir*Written-By – Andrae Crouch*, Sandra Crouch
1:02
2-7 Katukoka Corrine (Corrine's Funeral)
Percussion – Bill SummersProgrammed By [M U 2] – Daniel Ryman*Vocals – Letta MbuluVocals [20 Women From] – The Christ Memorial Church Of God In Christ Choir*Written-By, Arranged By, Conductor – Caiphus Semenya
1:01
2-8 Celie Shaves Mr. / Scarification Ceremony
Arranged By [Choir] – Caiphus SemenyaArranged By [Percussion], Percussion – Bill Summers, Harvey MasonChoir [30 Members From] – The Christ Memorial Church Of God In Christ Choir*Orchestrated By – Joel RosenbaumProgrammed By [M U 2] – Daniel Ryman*Written-By – B. Summers*, C. Semenya*, H. Mason*, J. Rosenbaum*, Q. Jones*
3:11
2-9 I'm Here
Orchestrated By, Conductor – Chris BoardmanWritten-By – C. Boardman*, J. Lubbock*, Q. Jones*, R. Temperton*
1:52
2-10 Champagne Train
Orchestrated By – Chris BoardmanWritten-By – C. Boardman*, J. Lubbock*, Q. Jones*, R. Temperton*
2:36
2-11 Celie's New House / Body And Soul
Alto Saxophone – Eustis Moore, Jackie FieldsBass – Oscar Smith*Conductor [Celie's New House] – Dick Hazard*Drums – Arthur HerbertOrchestrated By [Celie's New House] – Joel Rosenbaum, Dick Hazard*Performer [Body And Soul] – Coleman Hawkins And His OrchestraPiano – Gene RodgersTenor Saxophone – Coleman HawkinsTrombone – Earl HardyTrumpet – Joe Guy, Tommy Lindsey*Written-By [Body And Soul] – E. Heyman*, J. Green*, R. Sour*Written-By [Celie's New House] – J. Lubbock*, J. Rosenbaum*, Q. Jones*, R. Temperton*
2:35
2-12 Maybe God Is Tryin' To Tell You Somethin'
Arranged By – Andrae Crouch*, Quincy JonesConductor [Choir] – Andrae Crouch*, Sandra CrouchDouble Bass [Upright Bass] – David Stone*Drums – Bill MaxwellGuitar – Tony Phillips (2)Percussion – Sandra CrouchPiano, Organ [Hammon B-3] – Andrae Crouch*Tenor Saxophone – Benny GolsonTrombone – Al GreyTrumpet – Snooky Young*Violin – William Howard ArmstrongVocals – Jacquelyn Farris*, Tata VegaVocals [40 Women Members From] – The Christ Memorial Church Of God In Christ Choir*Written-By – A. Crouch*, B. Maxwell*, D. Del Sesto*, Q. Jones*
4:44
2-13 Reunion / Finale
Orchestrated By, Conductor – Jack HayesWritten-By – J. Hayes*, J. Lubbock*, Q. Jones*, R. Temperton*
4:34

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Recording Studios: The Record Plant, Los Angeles
Mixing Studio: Westlake Audio, Los Angeles
Mastering Studio: Bernie Grundman Mastering, Los Angeles.

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