Produced by Bradford Swanson. Copyright Clara Berry 2013. All songs written by Clara Berry - phonoberry publishing - ASCAP except "Hard Times Killing Floor blues" composed by Nehemiah Skip James - Wynwood Music Co. (BMI) - all rights reserved; used by permission.
Thank you to everyone who made this album possible, especially to Brad Swanson who put in countless hours perfecting this project and teaching us an immeasurable amount. Many folks donated their time to make this happen and we could not be more grateful. On this album you’ll hear Joe O’Neill on drums & percussion, Elisabeth Hodge on bass, Liz Lawrence on pedal steel & baritone guitars, Jonathan Bousquet on saxophone, Jessica Davis on violin & viola, Jeremy Van Cleave, Eric Weiss & Chelsea White on violin, Allyn McCourt on viola, Alycia Barcelou & Sean McKenna on cello, Erin Morrill & Maria Price on trumpet, Kevin Green on french horn, and Liam Sheehy on tuba.
Mastered by Jonathan Wyner at M-Works in Cambridge. this album was recorded in the studios at The University of Massachusetts Lowell; special thanks to William Carman, Alex Case, Jeremy Houle, William Moylan, Alex Ruthmann, John Shirley, Dave Stipe, Justin Wall, Alan Williams, Amy Dinsmore and Mike Testa. Thanks to Assistant Engineers Nick Foudi, Kevin Green, AJ Johnson, Zach Robichaud, and Jamie Tagg.
We would be remiss if we did not thank our teachers: Thomas Stumpf, Tom K, Fred Buda, Jeff Fischer, John Kerr, & Joe Micarelli. Thanks to our families for their support and putting up with…a lot: Tom Berry, Gail Lynde, Lydia Berry, Phil & Gail O'Neill, Catherine O'Neill & Daniel Lundquist.
And last but not least our amazing supporters: Katey Anderson, John Arnos, Justin Baker, Melissa Baker, Zoë Baker, Marco Barber Grossi, Kenneth L. Barcelou, Steph Barrak, Colleen Berry Becker, Brian Berry & Beth Pavlicberry, Patrick Berry, Steve & Beverly Berry, Robert Blais, Deanna Champagne, Caroline Cotter, Cindy Crowley, Mike Effenberger, Jon Ericson, Christopher Forgione, Charlie Gaylord, Russ, Katie, Max & Jake Grazier, James Giddings, Jenny Hall, Steve & Sally Hoffman, Ianna Hondros-McCarthy, Matt Iannotti, Eleanor "Mimi" Languirand, Joe & Wendy Languirand, Julie & John Languirand, Stéphane Lasfargues, Kathy Lebrun, Josh, Melissa & Jack Lynde, Stan & Laura Lynde, Patrick Mean, Joe & Angel Micarelli, Kay Moss, Jack Nork, Anna Pearson, Sofia Poonawala, Kori & Kyle Rathbun, Deb & Mark Robinson, Kristy Robinson, Cathy Sanders, Tony G. Scida, Matt Smith, Dave & Debbie Steuerwald, Thomas Stumpf, Peter & Ann Swanson, Kathleen & Scott Taggersell, Eva Walsh, Ruby Sarah Wilkinson, and Mardie Womeldorf.
released October 15, 2013
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