Production Notes

Production Notes for So Much Depends on the Weather:

All songs by John Phillip Korbel. Copyright 2010, All Rights Reserved.

Melody to Beal na mBlath and  The Stain—traditional and John Phillip Korbel

Melody to The Disappointed Bones of St. Francis—traditional

Chorus melody to We Wore Away the Gold from O Come, O Come, Emmanuel—traditional

Lyrics to Beal na mBlath partially inspired by Tim Pat Coogan, Seamus Heaney, and Tobias Wolfe

Produced by Jack Korbel

Recorded at Planet Paul Studios, The Brick House Studios, and Wichita State University, Wichita, Kansas.

Engineered by Gabriel Bennett and Josh Cary.

Mixed and mastered by Josh Cary

Album cover by Justin Miller, copyright 2010. Bound Staff Press– “Fine Art Printmaking”

Photography by Ze Bernardinello of Ze Photography:

John “Jack” Korbel: vocals, stomping and clapping

Joshua Sturgill: bodhran, harmony vocals

Randy Zellers: guitars

Lisa Enns: piano, organ, vocal on This Irish Winter Sky

Rob Loren: fiddle, viola, mandolin

Susan Mayo: cello

Troy Fischer: upright bass

Wesley Scott: trumpet

Jonah Tausche: bodhran on The Disappointed Bones of St. Francis

Very special thanks to Jay and Martha for their generosity, and to all the musicians and technicians who invested their time and talents in this project.