Eric Darken Pacific Shores (1996)

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Release Level Info

Producer Eric Darken
Executive Producer Don Boyer
Assistant Executive Producer Gary Oldenbroek
Catalog Number V81192
UPC 089841811921
0-89841-81192-1
Release Date 1996
Distributing Label Unison Music

Track Level Info

No. Artist and Track Title
1 Eric Darken Destination Paradise YouTube
2 Eric Darken Half Moon Bay YouTube
3 Eric Darken Pacific Shores (song) YouTube
4 Eric Darken Catch A Wave YouTube
5 Eric Darken Point of No Return YouTube
6 Eric Darken The Wind In Our Sails YouTube
7 Eric Darken Blue Water Ballet YouTube
8 Eric Darken The Nightlong Sea YouTube
9 Eric Darken Tidepools YouTube
10 Eric Darken Neither Here Nor There YouTube


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Eric Darken Natural Encounters Pacific Shores Spotify
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Eric Darken Natural Encounters Pacific Shores Apple Music
WordHarmonic Natural Encounters Pacific Shores Apple Music
Eric Darken Natural Encounters Pacific Shores YouTube
WordHarmonic Natural Encounters Pacific Shores YouTube
Eric Darken Natural Encounters Pacific Shores Google Play Music
WordHarmonic Natural Encounters Pacific Shores Google Play Music



Live sound effects recorded on location by Gary Oldenbroek and Don Boyer

Don Boyer would like to express special thanks to Eric Darken, Kristie Shaneyfelt, Debbie Winkler, Gary Oldenbroek, Kevin Majeski, Ron Eddy, and Rick Pritikin and his team at Unison Music Distribution.

Art Direction and Design: Ron Eddy
Cover Photo by Tom Campbell for FPG International.
All songs written and arranged by Eric Darken except where notated.
Recorded by Matt Huesmann, Ronnie Brookshire, Bret Teegarden, and Bryan Lenox.
Recorded at The Matinee, Classic Recorders, and Dark Horse Studios in Franklin, TN.
Mixed by Bryan Lenox at Omni Studios in Nashville, TN.
Mastered by Hank Williams at MasterMix in Nashville, TN.
Digital Editing by Steve Pinkston at Third Floor Digital.
Strings arranged and conducted by Chris McDonald and performed by Nashville String Machine with Carl Gorodetzky as the contractor.

Track Level Info (detailed)

Destination Paradise
Drums: Steve Brewster
Bass: Craig Nelson
Keyboards: Pat Coil
Guitars: Mark Baldwin
Soprano Sax: Mark Douthit
Percussion: Eric Darken

Half Moon Bay
Piano and additional arranging: David Huntsinger
Acoustic Bass: Craig Nelson
Percussion: Eric Darken

Pacific Shores
Written by Eric Darken and Pat Coil
Drums: Steve Brewster
Bass: Craig Nelson
Keyboards: Pat Coil
Guitars: Mark Baldwin
Soprano Sax: Mark Douthit
Flutes and Recorders: Sam Levine
Cello: John Catchings
Percussion: Eric Darken

Catch A Wave
Drums: Steve Brewster
Bass: Craig Nelson
Keyboards: Pat Coil
Electric Guitars: Mark Baldwin
Acoustic Guitars: Chris Rodriguez
Trumpet: George Tidwell
Percussion: Eric Darken

Point of No Return
Drums: Steve Brewster
Bass: Craig Nelson
Keyboards: Pat Coil
Trumpet: George Tidwell
Percussion: Eric Darken

The Wind In Our Sails
Keyboards and Percussion: Eric Darken
Drums: Steve Brewster
Bass: Gary Lunn
Guitars: Jerry McPherson
Violin: David Davidson
B-3: Phil Madeira

Blue Water Ballet
Keyboards and Percussion: Eric Darken
Bass: Matt Pierson
Guitars: Chris Rodriguez
Flute: Sam Levine
B-3: Phil Madeira

The Nightlong Sea
Keyboards and Percussion: Eric Darken
Drums: Steve Brewster
Bass: Gary Lunn
Guitars: Jerry McPherson

TidePools
Acoustic Guitars: Tom Hemby
Improvised Cello: John Catchings
Percussion: Eric Darken

Neither Here Nor There
Piano and additional arranging: David Huntsinger
Acoustic Bass: Craig Nelson
Percussion: Eric Darken