Alchemy of Dreams

 

All songs Composed, Produced, Arranged and Performed by Gerardo Manrique except:

Africa: Written by David Paich/Jeff Porcaro. Produced and Arranged by Toto. Re-arranged, produced and performed by Gerardo Manrique

La Flor de la Canela: Written by Chabuca Granda. Produced, arranged and performed by Gerardo Manrique

Mr. Chow: Composed by Greg Carmichel/Nick Webb. Produced and arranged by Acoustic Alchemy. Re-arranged, produced and performed by Gerardo Manrique.

Magalenha: Composed by Carlinhos Brown. Additional music arrangements and production by Gerardo Manrique

 

Recorded, Mixed and Mastered at “Ombu Studios” by Gerardo Manrique exept:

“Y-No”: Recorded at “Ombu Studios” and “Goin’ Native Records” by Gerardo Manrique.

———Written/composed by GERARDO MANRIQUE// GOIN NATIVE PUBLISHING———

“Secrets”: Drums performed and recorded at “The Tiki Room” by Lee Levin.

“Las Olas”, “Blast!” and “Y-No”: Drums performed and recorded at “Jessie Caraballo Studio” by Jessie Caraballo.

Photos by David J Botelho

CD Layout, Graphics  and design by Gerardo Manrique

Credits:

Alchemy of Dreams:

Lead Guitar, Guitars, Cajon, Keys and Midi programming by GerardoManrique

Synth drums programming by Shaun Fisher

Las Olas:

Lead Guitar, Guitars, Bass, Keys and Midi programming by Gerardo Manrique
Drums: Jessie Caraballo

Africa:

Lead Guitar, Guitars, Bass, Keys and Midi programming by Gerardo Manrique

Blast!:

Lead Guitar, Guitars, Bass, Keys and Midi programming by Gerardo Manrique
Drums: Jessie Caraballo

Memories:

Lead Guitar, Guitars, Bass, Cajon, Keys and Midi programming by Gerardo Manrique

La Flor de la Canela:

Lead Guitar, Guitars, Bass, Cajon, Keys and Midi programming by Gerardo Manrique

Secrets:
Lead Guitar, Guitars, Bass, Keys and Midi programming by Gerardo Manrique
Drums: Lee Levin
Dumbek and Shaker by Steady Joseph
Percussion programming: Gerardo Manrique
Cajon: Steady Joseph, Gerardo Manrique

Mr. Chow:

Lead Guitar, Guitars, Bass, Keys and Midi programming by Gerardo Manrique

Y-No:
Lead Guitar, Guitars, Bass, Keys and Midi programming by Gerardo Manrique
Drums: Jessie Caraballo
Quena and Charango: Enderson Herencia
Vocal Chants: Miguel Molina
Baritone Sax: Charlie de Chant

Magalenha:

Recorded live by Nick Culp at Downtown Disney
Djembe, Quica and Brazilian Whistle by Steady Joseph
Studio Recording:
Lead Guitar, Vocals, Percussion and Midi programming by Gerardo Manrique