Gino Vannelli ‎– The Gist of the Gemini (1976)

The Gist of the Gemini is the fourth album by Canadian vocalist/musician Gino Vannelli, released in 1976 on A&M.

A1. “Love of My Life” (4:30)
A2. “Ugly Man” (3:54)
A3. “A New Fix for ’76” (3:32)
A4. “Omens of Love” (4:31)
A5. “Fly Into This Night” (3:27)
War Suite
B1. “Prelude to the War (Instrumental)” (4:32)
B2. “The Battle Cry (Instrumental)” (1:52)
B3. “To the War” (4:34)
B4. “Carnal Question” (2:36)
B5. “After the Last Battle (Instrumental)” (2:04)
B6. “To the War (Reflection)” (2:02)
B7. “Summers of My Life” (4:28)

Gino Vannelli – vocals, piano on “Ugly Man”, clavinet on “To The War” and “To The War (Reflection)”
Joe Vannelli – acoustic and electric pianos, clavinet, synthesizer
John J. Mandell – timpani, percussion
Richard Baker – organ, synthesizer, bass synthesizer
Graham Lear – drums
Dido – congas, cuica, timbales
Ross Vannelli – background vocals, guitar
Jay Graydon – electric guitar
The John McCarthy Choir – background vocals on “Prelude To The War”

Producer Gino Vannelli, Joe Vannelli, Geoff Emerick

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