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Concert in Central Park by Simon and Garfunkel

On 19 September 1981 the folk-rock duo Simon and Garfunkel gave a concert in New York's Central Park attended by more than 500,000 people. They released a live album from the concert the following March (Warner Brothers LP 2BSK 3654; CD 3654). It was arranged by Paul Simon, Dave Matthews, and Dave Grusin[?], and produced by Paul Simon, Art Garfunkel, Phil Ramone[?], and Roy Halee[?].


  • Paul Simon: lead vocals, guitar
  • Art Garfunkel: lead vocals
  • Steve Gadd and Grady Tate: drums
  • David Brown and Pete Carr: guitars
  • Anthony Jackson - bass
  • Richard Tee: keyboards
  • Rob Mounsey: synthesizer
  • John Gatchell and John Eckert: trumpets
  • Dave Tofani and Gerry Niewood: saxophones

All songs by Paul Simon except * Felice & Boudleaux Bryant, ** Benny Gallagher & Graham Lyle, *** Chuck Berry, Russ Fratto & Alan Freed

  1. Mrs. Robinson (3:52)
  2. Homeward Bound (4:22)
  3. America (4:47)
  4. Me And Julio Down By The Schoolyard (3:22)
  5. Scarborough Fair (3:52)
  6. April Come She Will (2:37)
  7. Wake Up Little Susie * (2:19)
  8. Still Crazy After All These Years (4:04)
  9. American Tune (4:33)
  10. Late In The Evening (4:09)
  11. Slip Slidin' Away (4:54)
  12. A Heart In New York ** (2:49)
  13. Kodachrome / Maybelline *** (5:51)
  14. Bridge Over Troubled Water (4:48)
  15. Fifty Ways To Leave Your Lover (4:23)
  16. The Boxer (6:02)
  17. Old Friends / Bookends (2:57)
  18. The 59th Street Bridge Song (Feelin' Groovy) (2:01)
  19. The Sound Of Silence (4:13)

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