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Musicians: Wendy Beckerman: guitar, voice / Don Porterfield: bass, voice / Joe Ebel: 5-string electric and acoustic violins / Karen Almquist: bottleneck and acoustic guitar, voice / Larry John McNally: dobro / Steve Feldman: bongos
Recorded at The Loft Recording Studios, Bronxville, NY by Roy Matthews. Violin sessions recorded at Hollow Reed Studio, Asheville, NC by Chris Rosser, and produced by Chris Rosser and Don Porterfield
Mixed at Man Made Music, NYC by Mike Cacoso, except “Driving Blind,” “Canyon Heart,” and “Oh My Heart” mixed by Michael Golub
Mastered by Rick Essig at Master Cutting Room, NYC
All songs arranged by Wendy Beckerman with the musicians, plus “Driving Blind” co-arranged with Michael Golub and “In Your Dream” harmony vocals arranged with Annie Gallup and Louise Taylor
Graphics: Henry Yuson and Jason Huapaya
Photography: Nancy Beckerman
Antelope Canyon photos: Linda Sharar and Karen Kennedy
All songs written by Wendy Beckerman except “The Water is Wide” (traditional)
Wendy Beckerman plays Froggy Bottom Guitars
Produced by Wendy Beckerman
C&P 2001 Wendy Beckerman Music (BMI)
Thank you for showing enough generosity to overflow a canyon heart: Al Hemberger, Roy Matthews, Joel Beckerman, Karen Almquist, Ron Vanscoyk, Don Porterfield, Steve Feldman, Larry John McNally, Richard Julian, Henry Yuson, and my parents Nancy and Steve Beckerman A very special thanks to Joe Ferry.
Many thanks to Lila Porterfield, Eric and Carol Taber, organ Inman, Melissa Iredell, Annie Gallup, Dennis Carletta and Susan Ledbetter.
I am most grateful to Louise Taylor for song editing and lighting the initial spark for this project, and to Karen Almquist for fanning the flame with deep breaths of encouragement and creative insight. Also, to Don Porterfield and Mom and Dad for their vital, heartfelt support.