Sting’s ‘Ten Summoner’s Tales’ is his fourth solo studio album released on March 5, 1993 by A&M.
Track Listing : 1.If I Ever Lose My Faith In You (Sting) – 04:30 . 2.Love Is Stronger Than Justice (The Munificent Seven) (Sting) – 05:11 . 3.Fields Of Gold (Sting) – 03:42 . 4.Heavy Cloud No Rain (Sting) – 03:39 . 5.She’S Too Good For Me (Sting) – 02:30 . 6.Seven Days (Sting) – 04:40 . 7.Saint Augustine In Hell (Sting) – 05:05 . 8.It’S Probably Me (Sting, Eric Clapton, Michael Kamen)- 04:57 . 9.Everybody Laughed But You (Sting) – 03:53. 10.Shape Of My Heart (Sting, Dominic Miller) – 4:38 . 11.Something The Boy Said (Sting) – 05:13 . 12.Epilogue (Nothing ‘Bout Me) (Sting) – 03:39
Musicians : Sting – Vocals, Bass, Harmonica, Saxophone . Dominic Miller – Guitars . Vinnie Colaiuta – Drums . David Sancious – Keyboards . Larry Adler – Chromatic Harmonica . Brendan Power – Chromatic Harmonica . John Barclay – Trumpet . Guy Barker – Trumpet . Sian Bell – Cello . James Boyd – Viola . Richard Edwards – Trombone . Simon Fischer – Violin . David Foxxe – Narration . Paul Franklin – Pedal Steel Guitar . Kathryn Greeley – Violin . Dave Heath – Flute . Kathryn Tickell – Northumbrian Smallpipes, Fiddle . Mark Nightingale – Trombone . David Sanborn – Saxophone . Production[Edit]
Production : Produced By Hugh Padgham, Sting . David Tickle – Mastering, Mixing . Martin Pradler – Engineer . Simon Osborne – Assistant Engineer, Mixing Assistant . Hugh Padgham – Engineer, Mixing . Pete Lewis – Assistant Engineer, Mixing Assistant
Package : Kevin Westenberg – Photography . Norman Moore – Design . Richard Frankel – Design
Recorded June – December 1992 At Lake House, Wiltshire.
Released On March 5, 1993 By A&M.
In typically arresting voice — he remains a consistently riveting singer, easily one of the best on the contemporary scene — and sending his mind and heart places few stars risk, […]
Ah the music. With the aforementioned concoction of jazz, lounge and rock running amuck through the album, many other varied styles keep peeping out from nowhere and surprise you, so that just when you think you’ve got an idea of how the album sounds like, you’re stumbling in the dark again. […]
Sting‘s voice is the same ol’ Sting, good, but at the same time he never really tries anything new. If you like his previous stuff, you’ll love this album, but if not then you might not fair much better. […]