Colosseum ‎– Morituri Te Salutant

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Sanctuary Records ‎– 2709352, Universal ‎– 2709352
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Disc One, In The Studio : 1968-1969
1-1 Walking In The Park
Trumpet – Henry LowtherWritten-By – Bond*
3:52
1-2 Mandarin
Written-By – Greenslade*, Reeves*
4:21
1-3 Beware The Ides Of March
Written-By – Greenslade*, Heckstall-Smith*, Hiseman*, Reeves*
5:34
1-4 Debut
Written-By – Greenslade*, Heckstall-Smith*, Hiseman*, Reeves*
6:16
1-5 The Road She Walked Before
Written-By – Heckstall-Smith*
2:40
1-6 Backwater Blues
Guitar – Jim Roche (2)Written-By – Ledbetter*
7:35
1-7 I Can't Live Without You
Written-By – Litherland*
4:11
1-8 In The Heat Of The Night
Written-By – Jones*
4:45
1-9 Those About To Die
Written-By – Greenslade*, Heckstall-Smith*, Hiseman*, Reeves*
4:07
1-10 Tell Me Now
Engineer – Adrian KerridgeWritten-By – Hazzard*
3:38
1-11 The Kettle
Written-By – Heckstall-Smith*, Hiseman*
4:24
1-12 Elegy
Arranged By [String Quartet] – Neil ArdleyWritten-By – Litherland*
3:10
1-13 The Machine Demands A Sacrifice
Written-By – Heckstall-Smith*, Litherland*, Hiseman*, Brown*
3:53
The Valentyne Suite (16:52)
1-14.1 January's Search
Written-By – Greenslade*, Hiseman*
1-14.2 February's Valentyne
Written-By – Greenslade*, Hiseman*
1-14.3 The Grass Is Always Greener
Written-By – Heckstall-Smith*, Hiseman*
Disc Two, In The Studio : 1970-1971
2-1 Jumping Off The Sun
Written-By – Tomlin*, Taylor*
3:32
2-2 Rope Ladder To The Moon
Written-By – Bruce*, Brown*
3:41
2-3 Bolero
Composed By – Ravel*
5:26
2-4 The Grass Is Always Greener
Written-By – Heckstall-Smith*, Hiseman*
7:34
2-5 Three Score And Ten, Amen
Voice [Spoken Word] – Dick Heckstall-SmithWritten-By – Clempson*, Greenslade*, Hiseman*
5:36
2-6 Time Lament
Arranged By, Conductor – Neil ArdleyCello [1st] – Charles TunnellCello [2nd] – Fred AlexanderFlugelhorn, Trumpet – Harold Beckett*Trombone – Derek WadsworthViola – Nicholas Kraemer (2)Violin [1st] – Jack RothsteinViolin [2nd] – Trevor Williams (4)Written-By – Greenslade*, Hiseman*
6:11
2-7 Take Me Back To Doomsday
Written-By – Clempson*, Greenslade*, Hiseman*
4:24
2-8 The Daughter Of Time
Arranged By, Conductor – Neil ArdleyCello [1st] – Charles TunnellCello [2nd] – Fred AlexanderFlugelhorn, Trumpet – Harold Beckett*Trombone – Derek WadsworthViola – Nicholas Kraemer (2)Violin [1st] – Jack RothsteinViolin [2nd] – Trevor Williams (4)Written-By – Denman*, Greenslade*, Heckstall-Smith*
3:30
2-9 Theme For An Imaginary Western
Written-By – Bruce*, Brown*
4:05
2-10 Bring Out Your Dead
Written-By – Clempson*, Greenslade*
4:41
2-11 Downhill And Shadows
Written-By – Clempson*, Hiseman*, Reeves*
6:11
2-12 Jumping Off The Sun
Featuring – Chris FarloweWritten-By – Tomlin*, Taylor*
3:34
2-13 The Pirate's Dream
Written-By – Clempson*, Heckstall-Smith*, Hiseman*
12:01
Disc Three, Rope Ladder To The Moon
3-1 Rope Ladder To The Moon
Written-By – Bruce*, Brown*
10:54
3-2 Skellington
Written-By – Clempson*, Hiseman*
14:41
3-3 I Can't Live Without You / The Time Machine / The Machine Demands A Sacrifice
Written By – (Litherland) / (Hiseman) / (Heckstall-Smith / Litherland / Hiseman / Brown)Written-By – Heckstall-Smith*, Litherland*, Hiseman*, Brown*
21:39
3-4 Stormy Monday Blues
Written-By – A. T. Walker*
5:12
The Valentyne Suite (21:18)
3-5.1 January's Search
Written-By – Greenslade*, Hiseman*
3-5.2 February's Valentyne
Written-By – Greenslade*, Hiseman*
3-5.3 The Grass Is Always Greener
Written-By – Heckstall-Smith*, Hiseman*
Disc Four, Walking In The Park
4-1 Butty's Blues
Written-By – Litherland*
12:11
4-2 The Machine Demands A Sacrifice
Written-By – Heckstall-Smith*, Litherland*, Hiseman*, Brown*
2:13
4-3 Beware The Ides Of March
Written-By – Greenslade*, Heckstall-Smith*, Hiseman*, Reeves*
4:05
4-4 Walking In The Park
Written-By – Bond*
3:22
4-5 Plenty Hard Luck
Written-By – Greenslade*, Heckstall-Smith*, Litherland*, Hiseman*, Reeves*
2:37
4-6 Arthur's Moustache
Written-By – Reeves*
6:27
4-7 Lost Angeles
Written-By – Farlowe*, Greenslade*, Heckstall-Smith*
10:27
4-8 Same Old Thing
Drums – Rob TaitEngineer – Tom Newman (2)Vocals – Paul Williams (10)Written-By – Heckstall-Smith*
6:32
4-9 Dark Side Of The Moog
Bass Guitar – Neil MurrayGuitar – Gary MooreKeyboards – Don AireyWritten-By – Airey*, Moore*
6:19
4-10 Tomorrow's Blues
Backing Vocals – Dave 'Clem' Clempson*, Mark Clarke (2)Baritone Saxophone – Dick Heckstall-SmithDrums [Pearl], Cymbal [Paiste] – Jon HisemanElectric Piano [Fender Rhodes] – Dave 'Clem' Clempson*Organ [Hammond A-100], Grand Piano – Dave GreensladeProducer – Dave 'Clem' Clempson*, Dave GreensladeWritten-By – Clempson*, Bell*
6:37
4-11 Those About To Die
Drums [Pearl], Cymbal [Paiste], Gong – Jon HisemanElectric Guitar, Acoustic Guitar – Dave 'Clem' Clempson*Keyboards – Dave GreensladeWritten-By – Greenslade*, Heckstall-Smith*, Hiseman*, Reeves*
5:07

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Notes

℗ 2009 Sanctuary Records Group Ltd.
© 2009 the copyright in this compilation is owned by Sanctuary Records Group Ltd.
The copyright in these sound recordings is owned by Sanctuary Records Group Ltd. with the exception of tracks 4-1 & 4-2 issued under license from Temple Music and tracks 4-3 to 4-7 issued under license from BBC Worldwide Ltd. to Sanctuary Records Group Ltd. a Universal Music Group Company.
A Universal Music Group release. Marketed and distributed in the UK by Sanctuary Records Group Ltd.

Additional track notes on back cover:
Tracks 1-8, 1-10, 2-13: previously unreleased
Tracks 1-9, 2-10: previously unreleased demo
Tracks 3-1, 3-2: previously unreleased. Recorded live in Brighton, 1971
Tracks 3-3, 3-5: previously unreleased. Recorded live in Manchester, 1971
Track 3-4: previously unreleased. Recorded live in Bristol, 1971
Tracks 4-1, 4-2: Recorded live in Boston, 1969
Tracks 4-3 to 4-5: BBC radio broadcast recording from Top Of The Pops, February 1969
Tracks 4-6, 4-7: BBC radio broadcast recording from Top Gear, November 1969
Track 4-8: Dick Heckstall-Smith
Track 4-9: Colosseum II
Track 4-11: Colosseum (Reunion)

Additional track notes in the booklet:
Tracks 1-1 to 1-7 taken from Fontana STL 5510 Those About To Die Salute You recorded November 1968. Released March 1969.
Track 1-8 recorded 4th November 1968 at Pye Studios, London
Track 1-9 recorded 7th November 1968 at Pye Studios, London
Track 1-10 recorded 22nd April 1969 at Lansdowne Studio, London
Tracks 1-11 to 1-14 taken from Vertigo LP VO 1 The Valentyne Suite, recorded 16th-18th June 1969 at IBC Studios. Released November 1969.

Tracks 2-1 to 2-4 taken from Vertigo LP VO 1 The Valentyne Suite.
Tracks 2-5 to 2-9 taken from Vertigo LP 6360 017 Daughter Of Time, recorded Summer 1970 at Lansdowne Studio, London. Produced for Hit Records Productions Ltd. Released November 1970.
Track 2-10 recorded 3rd May 1970 at Lansdowne Studio, London
Track 2-11 taken from Vertigo LP 6360 017 Daughter Of Time
Track 2-12 taken from Bronze LP ILPS 9173 Collector's Colosseum
Track 2-13 recorded 1st August 1971 at Lansdowne Studio, London

Tracks 3-1 & 3-2 recorded live at the Big Apple, Brighton, 1971
Track 3-3 recorded live at Manchester University, March 1971
Track 3-4 recorded live in Bristol, 1971
Track 3-5 recorded live at Manchester University, 1971

Track 4-1 recorded live in Boston, August 1969
Track 4-2 recorded live in Boston, 1969
Tracks 4-1 & 4-2 taken from the unlicensed bootleg release on Microphone Records LP MPH01 Live In Boston
Track 4-3 BBC radio session recording from Top Of The Pops with Jon Hiseman interviewed by Brian Matthew, first broadcast February 1969
Tracks 4-4 & 4-5 BBC radio session recording from Top Of The Pops with Brian Matthew voiceover, first broadcast February 1969
Track 4-6 BBC radio session recording from Top Gear recorded 18th November 1969, first broadcast 22nd November 1969. First issued on Sanctuary Midline SMEDD097 Valentyne Suite
Track 4-7 BBC radio session recording from Top Gear with intro/outro by John Peel & interview with Dick Heckstall-Smith and Dave Greenslade recorded 18th November 1969, first broadcast 22nd November 1969
Track 4-8 taken from Bronze LP ILPS 9196 A Story Ended recorded March/April 1972 at The Manor, Oxfordshire. Released June 1972.
Track 4-9 taken from Bronze LP ILPS 9356 Strange New Flesh. Released April 1976
Track 4-10 taken from Castle Music CMRCD 1399 Tomorrow's Blues recorded Spring 2003 at the Temple Music Studio, Sutton, Surrey.
Track 4-11 multitrack recording from the first reunion concert, Zelt-Music Festival, Freiburg, 24th June 1994 taken from Intuition CD 3160 Colosseum LiveS

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 602527 093529
  • Barcode: 0602527093529
  • Barcode (Scanned, UPC-A): 602527093529
  • Rights Society: BIEM/SABAM
  • Rights Society: mcps
  • Label Code: LC 06448
  • Matrix / Runout (Outer ring on all media): [Universal logo x4]
  • Matrix / Runout (Mould text on all media): MADE IN GERMANY BY EDC
  • Matrix / Runout (Mould text on CD 1, 3, 4): A
  • Matrix / Runout (Mould text on CD 2): B
  • Matrix / Runout (Inner ring on CD 1): 06025 270 935-5 01 ✴ 52355861
  • Matrix / Runout (Inner ring on CD 2): 06025 270 935-6 01 ✴ 52355863
  • Matrix / Runout (Inner ring on CD 3): 06025 270 935-8 02 ✴ 52355865
  • Matrix / Runout (Inner ring on CD 4): 06025 270 935-9 01 ✴ 52355867
  • Mastering SID Code (All media): IFPI LV26
  • Mould SID Code (CD 1): IFPI 0115
  • Mould SID Code (CD 2): IFPI 0115
  • Mould SID Code (CD 3): IFPI 0139
  • Mould SID Code (CD 4): IFPI 0139
  • Other (Cat# on CD 1): 2709355
  • Other (Cat# on CD 2): 2709356
  • Other (Cat# on CD 3): 2709358
  • Other (Cat# on CD 4): 2709359

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