Children of Forever

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Children of Forever
Studio album by
Released1973 (1973)
RecordedDecember 26–27, 1972
StudioA&R Studios, New York City
GenreJazz fusion
ProducerChick Corea
Stanley Clarke chronology
Children of Forever
Stanley Clarke
Professional ratings
Review scores
Allmusic4.5/5 stars[1]
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide4/5 stars[2]

Children of Forever is the debut album by jazz fusion bassist Stanley Clarke.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks composed by Stanley Clarke and lyrics written by Neville Potter; except where indicated

Side One

  1. "Children of Forever" – 10:42
  2. "Unexpected Days" – 5:53
  3. "Bass Folk Song" (Clarke) – 7:59

Side Two

  1. "Butterfly Dreams" – 6:52
  2. "Sea Journey" (Chick Corea, Neville Potter)– 16:26



  • Chick Corea - Producer
  • Leslie Wynn - Assistant Producer
  • Dixon Van Winkle – Engineer
  • Brad Davis - Assistant Engineer


  1. ^ Jurek, Thom. "Children of Forever". AllMusic. Retrieved 20 July 2011.
  2. ^ Swenson, John, ed. (1985). The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide (1 ed.). New York: Rolling Stone. p. 42. ISBN 0-394-72643-X.