The Falcon and the Snowman (album)
|The Falcon and the Snowman|
|Soundtrack album by Pat Metheny Group|
|Producer||Pat Metheny, Lyle Mays|
|Pat Metheny Group chronology|
The music is performed by the Pat Metheny Group with occasional orchestrations for strings. The exceptions are a male chorus featuring a young alto which bookends the album and "This Is Not America," a collaboration with David Bowie, credited as producer and co-composer, who performs lyrics for an arrangement of the theme heard in the track "Chris."
All songs written by Pat Metheny & Lyle Mays except "This Is Not America", lyrics by David Bowie.
- Psalm 121/Flight of the Falcon – 4:09
- Daulton Lee – 5:59
- Chris – 3:21
- "The Falcon" – 5:02 (Note: The title of this track is enclosed in quotation marks as it appears in the recording's track listing. Presumably this is not a typographical oversight.)
- This Is Not America – 3:55
- Extent of the Lie – 4:18
- The Level of Deception – 5:49
- Capture - 4:03
- Epilogue (Psalm 121) - 2:16
Pat Metheny Group:
- Pat Metheny - guitar synthesizer, acoustic & electric guitars
- Lyle Mays - synthesizers, piano
- Steve Rodby - acoustic bass & electric basses
- Paul Wertico - drums, percussion
- Pedro Aznar - voice on "Daulton Lee" and "The Falcon"
National Philharmonic Orchestra (conducted by Steve Rodby) on "Flight of the Falcon", "Extent of the Lie", "The Level of Deception" and "Capture"
Ambrosian Choir (conducted by John McCarthy) on "Psalm 121" and "Epilogue (Psalm 121)"
- Bultman, Scott (2011). "The Falcon and the Snowman - Pat Metheny | AllMusic". allmusic.com. Retrieved 19 July 2011.