Product Code: INF 9004
Artist: Spyro Gyra
Origin: New Zealand
Label: MCA (1979)
Format: LP
Availability: In Stock
Cover: VG+
Record: VG+
Genre: Funk , Jazz , Jazz Rock U

Morning Dance

Pristine vinyl, nice clean cover. Includes insert sheet.

A2   Jubilee
MarimbaDavid Samuels*
Trumpet [Solo]Randy Brecker
A3   Rasul
French HornJohn Clark (2)
A4   Song For Lorraine
Congas, Bongos, PercussionGerardo Velez
DrumsEli Konikoff
GuitarChet Catallo
SynthesizerSuzanne Ciani
A5   Starburst
Tenor Saxophone [Solo]Michael Brecker
B1   Heliopolis
Electric Piano [Fender Rhodes Solo]Tom Schuman
MarimbaDavid Samuels*
B2   It Doesn't Matter
CongasGerardo Velez
DrumsEli Konikoff
GuitarChet Catallo
SynthesizerJeremy Wall, Suzanne Ciani
B3   Little Linda
VibraphoneDavid Samuels*
B4   End Of Romanticism
French HornJohn Clark (2)
MarimbaDavid Samuels*
Synthesizer [Solos]Tom Schuman


A1   Morning Dance
Marimba, Steel DrumsDavid Samuels*

Morning Dance is the second album by the jazz fusion group Spyro Gyra.[1][2] The album was released in March 9, 1979 and was certified gold by the RIAA on September 19, 1979, and was certified platinum on June 1, 1987.[3]

At Billboard magazine, the album reached No. 27 on the Top 200 albums chart, while the song "Morning Dance" reached No. 24 on the Hot 100 songs chart and No. 1 on the Adult Contemporary songs chart.[4] In Canada, the album reached No. 47 in its 10th week,[5] and returned to No. 49 in its 20th week of 25 in the top 100.