David Sylvian ‎– Secrets Of The Beehive

Virgin Records Canada Inc. ‎– CDV 2471
CD, Album

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1 September
Arranged By [String Arrangement] – R. Sakamoto*Piano, Vocals – D. Sylvian*
2 The Boy With The Gun
Acoustic Guitar, Organ, Synth, Vocals – D. Sylvian*Arranged By [String Arrangement] – R. Sakamoto*Double Bass – D. Thompson*Electric Guitar – D. Torn*Organ, Synth – R. Sakamoto*Percussion – D. Cummings*
3 Maria
Arranged By [String Arrangement] – R. Sakamoto*Loops [Guitar Loop] – D. Torn*Piano [Treated Piano], Synth – R. Sakamoto*Synth, Tape, Vocals – D. Sylvian*
4 Orpheus
Acoustic Guitar, Synth, Vocals – D. Sylvian*Arranged By [Orchestral Arrangement] – B. Gascoigne*Double Bass – D. Thompson*Drums – S. Jansen*Flugelhorn – M. Isham*Piano, Synth – R. Sakamoto*Slide Guitar – P. Palmer*
5 The Devil's Own
Piano [Treated Piano], Synth, Tape, Vocals – D. Sylvian*Piano, Organ, Arranged By [Woodwind Arrangement] – R. Sakamoto*
6 When Poets Dreamed Of Angels
Acoustic Guitar – P. Palmer*Acoustic Guitar, Vocals – D. Sylvian*Arranged By [String Arrangement] – R. Sakamoto*Percussion – D. Cummings*Trumpet – M. Isham*
7 Mother And Child
Acoustic Guitar – D. Torn*Percussion – D. Cummings*Piano, Organ – R. Sakamoto*Vocals – D. Sylvian*
8 Let The Happiness In
Arranged By [Brass Arrangement] – R. Sakamoto*Arranged By [String Arrangement] – B. Gascoigne*Percussion – D. Cummings*, S. Jansen*Synth, Organ – R. Sakamoto*Synth, Organ, Vocals – D. Sylvian*Trumpet, Flugelhorn – M. Isham*
9 Waterfront
Piano, Arranged By [String Arrangement] – R. Sakamoto*Vocals – D. Sylvian*
10 Forbidden Colours
Arranged By – Ann O'Dell*Drums – S. Jansen*Piano, Arranged By – R. Sakamoto*Vocals, Synth – D. Sylvian*

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Recorded: London and Bath, England · Chateau Miraval, Le Val, France.
Wisseloord Studios, Hilversum, Holland.
Thanks to Patrice Quef (Miraval), Peter Dolan (The Wool Hall), Nigel Walker.
Recording co-ordinated on behalf of Opium (Arts) Ltd.
Mark Isham appears courtesy of Virgin America Inc.

℗ 1987 Virgin Records Limited .
© 1987 Virgin Records Limited.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (As printed): 0 6674-62471-2 3
  • Matrix / Runout: #910417h
  • Matrix / Runout: CDV-2471
  • Matrix / Runout: MFG BY CINRAM

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
V 2471 David Sylvian Secrets Of The Beehive(LP, Album) Virgin V 2471 UK 1987 Sell This Version
VJL-28005 David Sylvian Secrets Of The Beehive(LP, Album) Virgin VJL-28005 Japan 1987 Sell This Version
2-90677 David Sylvian Secrets Of The Beehive(CD, Album) Virgin 2-90677 UK & US 1987 Sell This Version
124714 David Sylvian Secrets Of The Beehive(Cass, Album) Virgin 124714 France 1987 Sell This Version
VJCP-68879, V2471 David Sylvian Secrets Of The Beehive(CD, Album, Ltd, RE, RM, Pap) Virgin, Virgin VJCP-68879, V2471 Japan 2008 Sell This Version