We are proudly introducing Puspa Dewi's second album "Secret Wish", a World pop album with tracks ranging from charming Indonesian pop ballads and heartfelt renditions of traditional ethnic materials to cool funky World fusion songs and catchy international dance tracks - all written, arranged and produced by Kevin Bird of Bird Productions.
The musician's credit list - participating on this album, reads like a "Who's Who" of the most sought after South East Asian musicians with the addition of very talented US based arrangers and instrumentalists.
released 01 July 2010
Executive producers: Katherine Marsh and Kevin Bird
Vocals: Puspa Dewi
Main Background vocals: Racquel
Add. Background vocals: Ocha, Tude and Kadek Dewi Aryani
Lyrics: Kadek Dewi Aryani, Kevin Bird, Gus Mantra, Jun Bintang and Chiquinho
Add. music arrangements: Peter Heckmann and Eko Wicaksono
Vocal arrangements: Racquel, Deni Surya and Kevin Bird
String arrangements: Molly Maguire, Rio Sidik, Sally Jo and Henry Adam Curtis
Horn arrangements: Rio Sidik
Sound design and computer programming: Peter Heckmann
Sound libraries courtesy of Ueberschall GmbH.
Engineer (Tracking and Mixing*): Deni Surya
*Except “Hit & Run” and “If” - mixed by Marcus Williams
Mastering: Peter Heckmann
Graphics: Peter Heckmann and Kevin Bird
Photography: Kevin Bird
Musicians: Eko Wicaksono (keys), Kevin Bird (keys), Peter Heckmann (keys, synth programming), Deni Surya (drums, perc), Sam Naffati (electr. drums), Marcus Williams (electr. drums/bass), Dodi (bass), Balawan (guitar, synth efx), Dewa Budjana (guitar), Tude (guitar), Chris Brown (guitar), Michael Papenburg (guitar), Buddy Craig (guitar) and Afan (perc)
Additional musicians from StudioPros: Davy (keys), Adam (guitar), Guy (bass) and Erez (drums).
Strings: Molly Maguire (conductor/arranger), Sally Jo (arranger/solo violin), Margurite Ostro (violin), Carla Kihlstedt (violin), Nancy Kuo (violin, viola) and Joe Herbert (cello)
Horns: Rio Sidik
Racquel and StudioPro musicians appear courtesy of Katie O’Toole @ StudioPros, LA - Dewa Budjana appears courtesy of Sony/BMG Music and Balawan appears courtesy of EMI Music.
Special Thanks to Awan and Megumi for their never ending patience and support.