spring passes
and one remembers one’s innocence
summer passes
and one remembers one’s exuberance
autumn passes
and one remembers one’s reverence
winter passes
and one remembers one’s perseverance
there is a season that never passes
and that is the season of glass

© Yoko Ono ‘81


Track Listing

Goodbye Sadness
Even When You’re Far Away
Nobody Sees Me Like You Do
Turn Of The Wheel
Silver Horse
I Don’t Know Why
No, No, No
Will You Touch Me
She Gets Down On Her Knees
Mother Of The Universe

Extra Tracks on CD:

Walking On Thin Ice
I Don’t Know Why



Yoko Ono: solo & background vocals
Hugh McCracken: guitar, jew’s harp (Dogtown)
Earl Slick: guitar
Anthony Davillo: guitar (No, No, No & Toyboat)
George Small: keyboards
Anthony Davillo: keyboards
Tony Levin: bass
John Siegler (Mindweaver & Mother Of The Universe)
Andrew Newmark: drums
David Friedman: vibraphone & percussion
Arthur Jenkins, Jr.: percussion
George ‘Young’ Opalisky: soprano & alto saxophone
Michael Brecker: tenor saxophone (appears courtesy of Arista Records)
Ronnie Cuber: baritone saxophone
Howard Johnson: tuba
Sean Ono Lennon: a little story

Words and music: Yoko Ono
Producers: Yoko Ono & Phil Spector
Recorded, mixed and mastered at The Hit Factory, N.Y.C
Engineer: Ed Sprigg
Assistant Engineer: Jon Smith
Music scores: Yoko Ono
Conductor: Anthony Davillo
Production assistants: Frederic Seaman, Jerry Caron
Cover photography and original album design by Yoko Ono
Artwork: Christopher Whorf/Art Hotel
Additional photography by Bob Gruen/Starfile.

Bonus Tracks

Walking On Thin Ice 6:56 (Single version)
Yoko Ono: vocal.
John Lennon: guitar, keyboards.
Hugh McCracken: rhythm guitar.
Earl Slick: rhythm guitar.
Tony Levin: bass.
Andrew Newmark: drums.
Jack Douglas: percussion.

I Don’t Know Why 2:11 (Previously unreleased version)
Yoko Ono: vocal.
Recorded at home on cassette, December 9th, 1980.

Original album release date:
  June 08, 1981
Label: Geffen
Length: 51:05