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
Photography by Ze Bernardinello of Ze Photography: http://zephotography.com/
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.