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Friends (Soundtrack)


Elton John

Paramount Records
PAS 6004


From the original 1971 vinyl LP

Side One:

1. Michelle’s Song

2. I Meant To Do My Work Today (A Day In The Country)** (1:33)

3. Four Moods (10:56)
(Paul Buckmaster) Copyright © 1970 by Essex Music

4. Seasons Reprise (1:33)

Side Two:

1. Friends

2. Honey Roll (3:00)

3. Variations On Friends* (1:45)

4. Theme (The First Kiss) Seasons (3:52)

5. Variations On Michelle’s Song (A Day In The Country) (2:44)

6. Can I Put You On

All songs composed by Elton John & Bernie Taupin
Copyright © 1970 by Dick James Music Ltd., London / All rights for the U.S.A., Canada, Mexico and Philippines controlled by Dick James Music, Inc. 1780 Broadway, New York, N.Y. 10019

* Introduction and Coda Composed by Paul Buckmaster
** Introduction Composed by Paul Buckmaster

Produced by Gus Dudgeon
Tuesday Productions Ltd.
Executive Producer: John Gilbert
Engineer: Geoffrey Cable
Backing Vocals: Liza Strike, Lesley Duncan, Madeline Bell.

Musicians on “Can I Put You On” and “Honey Roll”:
Nigel Olsson: Drums
Dee Murray: Bass
Caleb Quaye: Guitars
Rex Morris: Tenor Sax (on “Honey Roll”)

Album Recorded at Trident Studios, London

Vocal and Keyboard performances by Elton John
Courtesy of Dick James Organisation

Arrangements and Additional Music by Paul Buckmaster
Permission to include the poem – “I Meant To Do Work Today” – by Richard Le Gallienne granted by The Society of Authors on behalf of the Estate of Richard Le Gallienne

Paramount Pictures Presents
A Film By Lewis Gilbert


Produced and Directed by Lewis Gilbert

Screenplay by Jack Russell – Vernon Harris

Original Story by Lewis Gilbert

Music Composed by Elton John and Bernie Taupin

Associate Producer: Geoffry Helman


A Paramount Picture

Copyright © 1971 by Paramount Pictures Corporation/All Rights Reserved
A Product of Paramount Records, a division of Famous Music Corporation, a G+W Company, New York, New York 10023

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