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Spyro Gyra - City Kids Album
Spyro Gyra - City Kids Album
Performer: Spyro Gyra
Title: City Kids
Label: MCA Records
Country: US
Released: 1983
Style: Fusion
Cat: MCAC 5431
Rating: 4.1/5
Format: MP3, FLAC, WMA
FLAC size: 1652 mb | MP3 size: 1952 mb | WMA size: 1146 mb
Genre: Jazz

Written-By – Tom Schuman
2A Ballad
Written-By – Jay Beckenstein
3Serpent In Paradise
Guitar [Solo] – Steve LoveWritten-By – Jay Beckenstein
4Haverstraw Road
Written-By – Jay Beckenstein
5Islands In The Sky
Written-By – Jeremy Wall
6Silver Linings
Written-By – Jay Beckenstein
Guitar [Solo] – Steve LoveWritten-By – Jeremy Wall
8City Kids
Vocals – Lani GrovesWritten-By – Tom Schuman


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
MCA-5431Spyro Gyra City Kids ‎(LP, Album)MCA RecordsMCA-5431US1983
MCA-5431Spyro Gyra City Kids ‎(LP, Album)MCA RecordsMCA-5431Spain1983
250 456-1Spyro Gyra City Kids ‎(LP, Album, RP)MCA Records250 456-1Europe1984
MCA-5431(MCA-3553)Spyro Gyra City Kids ‎(LP, Album, Eur)MCA RecordsMCA-5431(MCA-3553)US1983
74321 20266 2Spyro Gyra City Kids ‎(CD, Album)RCA, BMG74321 20266 2Germany1994


  • Acoustic Guitar, Electric GuitarSteve Love (tracks: A2, A4, B1, B3, B4)
  • Alto Saxophone, Soprano Saxophone, LyriconJay Beckenstein
  • Art DirectionGeorge Osaki
  • BassEddie Gomez (tracks: A3, B2), Kim Stone (tracks: A1), Marcus Miller (tracks: B1, B3, B4), Will Lee (tracks: A2, A4)
  • Congas, PercussionManolo Badrena (tracks: A1 to A3,B1, B2)
  • DrumsEli Konikoff (tracks: A1), Steve Jordan (tracks: A2, A4, B3)
  • Drums, PercussionSteve Gadd (tracks: A3, A4, B1, B2, B4)
  • Electric Piano, SynthesizerTom Schuman (tracks: A1, A2, B1 to B3)
  • EngineerMichael Barry
  • Engineer [Assistant Engineer]Bob Troeller, John Penzotti
  • GuitarChet Catallo (tracks: A1 to A3, B1, B3), Hiram Bullock (tracks: A2, A4, B3)
  • Illustration [Cover Illustration]Michael G. Cobb, Radiomayonnaise Productions
  • Marimba, VibraphoneDave Samuels (tracks: A4, B1)
  • Mastered ByBob Ludwig
  • PercussionGerardo Velez (tracks: A1, B1, B3)
  • Piano, Electric PianoRichard Tee (tracks: A4, B4)
  • Piano, SynthesizerJeremy Wall (tracks: A4, B1)
  • ProducerJay Beckenstein, Richard Calandra
  • Producer [Assistant]Jeremy Wall, Tom Schuman (tracks: A1, B2)
  • Programmed By [Lyricon Programming]Rob Zantay
  • Tenor SaxophoneLou Marini
  • TromboneDave Bergeron
  • Trumpet, FlugelhornAlan Rubin, Lew Soloff


  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Transcontinent Record Sales, Inc.
  • Copyright (c) – MCA Records, Inc.
  • Manufactured By – MCA Records, Inc.
  • Recorded At – BearTracks Recording Studio
  • Mastered At – Masterdisk
  • Published By – Harlem Music
  • Published By – Crosseyed Bear Music


City Kids is the seventh album by Spyro Gyra, released in 1983. At Billboard magazine, it reached No. 66 on the Top 200 Albums chart, and No. 2 on that magazine's Jazz Albums chart. All tracks are written by Jay Beckenstein except where noted. Jay Beckenstein alto sax, soprano sax, saxophone, Lyricon, percussion. Tom Schuman keyboards. Jeremy Wall keyboards, percussion. Dave Samuels marimba, vibraphone. Chet Catallo guitar. Eli Konikoff drums. City Kids - 1983. City Kids 5:10 Tom Schuman. Serpent in Paradise 4:45 Jay Beckenstein. City Kids Jay Beckenstein Alto Saxophone Tom Schuman Electric Piano, Synthesizers Chet Catallo Guitars Kim Stone Bass Eli Konikoff Drums Gerardo Velez Percussion. Serpent in Paradise Jay Beckenstein Soprano Saxophone, Lyricon Jorge Dalto Piano Dave Samuels Vibraphone Eddie Gomez Bass Steve Gadd Drums Chet Catallo Guitar Steve Love Guitar, Guitar Solo Hiram Bullock Guitar Will Lee Bass Steve Jordan Drums Gerardo Velez Percussion Manolo Badrena Percussion. City Kids. Spyro Gyra. Tommy Boy Music LLC. City Kids is the seventh album by Spyro Gyra, released in 1983 see 1983 in music. City Kids Tom Schuman - 5:11. Serpent In Paradise Jay Beckenstein - 4:45. A Ballad Jay Beckenstein - 5:42. Nightlife Jeremy Wall - 4:32. Islands in the Sky Jeremy Wall - 6:44. Conversations Tom Schuman - 5:34. Silver Linings Jay Beckenstein - 4:36. Haverstraw Road Jay Beckenstein - 5:00. Jay Beckenstein alto and soprano saxophones. Tom Schuman electric piano, synthesizers. Listen free to Spyro Gyra City Kids City Kids, Serpent in Paradise and more. 8 tracks 42:03. A new version of is available, to keep everything running smoothly, please reload the site. Play album. Get album. City Kids, 2. Serpent In Paradise, 3. A Ballad, 4. Nightlife, 5. Islands In The Sky, 6. Conversations, 7. Silver Linings, 8. Haverstraw Road. 8 tracks. Released in 1983. Покупка Spyro Gyra - City Kids - MCA Records - LP, Album - MCA-5431, включает City Kids, Serpent In Paradise, A Ballad, Nightlife, Islands In The Sky, Conversations, Silver Linings, Haverstraw Kids, 1983. City Kids, 05:11. A Ballad, 05:43. Nightlife, 04:42. Track listing