Natural Elements (Shakti album)

Natural Elements is a studio album by the world fusion band Shakti. It was released in 1977 on CBS Records.

Natural Elements
Shakti Natural Elements.jpg
Studio album by
Released1977
RecordedGeneva, Switzerland, July 1977[1]
GenreWorld
Length39:30
LabelCBS
ProducerJohn McLaughlin
Shakti chronology
A Handful of Beauty
(1976)
Natural Elements
(1977)
Remember Shakti
(1999)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4/5 stars[2]
All About Jazz(not rated)[3]
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide4/5 stars[4]

Track listingEdit

No.TitleLength
1."Mind Ecology"5:48
2."Face to Face"5:58
3."Come On Baby Dance with Me"1:59
4."The Daffodil and the Eagle"7:03
5."Happiness Is Being Together"4:29
6."Bridge of Sighs"3:52
7."Get Down and Sruti"7:03
8."Peace of Mind"3:21

PersonnelEdit

Musicians
Production
  • John Alcorn – illustrations
  • Paula Scher – design

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Shakti: Happiness Is Being Together – Jazz.com | Jazz Music – Jazz Artists – Jazz News". jazz.com. Archived from the original on 3 May 2014. Retrieved 3 May 2014. Geneva, Switzerland, July 1977
  2. ^ Taylor, Robert. Natural Elements at AllMusic
  3. ^ Kolosky, Walter (20 November 2002). "John McLaughlin and Shakti: Natural Elements". allaboutjazz.com. Retrieved 14 March 2013.
  4. ^ Swenson, J., ed. (1985). The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide. USA: Random House/Rolling Stone. p. 135. ISBN 0-394-72643-X.