Loreena McKennitt ‎– The Book Of Secrets

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1 Prologue
Drone [Assembled Drone] – Stuart BruceDrums – Manu KatchéDrums [Timba], Esraj – Donald QuanGuitar – Brian HughesPercussion – Rick Lazar
4:22
2 The Mummers' Dance
Bass – Danny ThompsonCello – Caroline LavelleDrums – Manu KatchéGuitar – David RhodesHurdy Gurdy – Nigel EatonOud – Brian HughesPercussion – Hossam Ramzy, Rick LazarTabla, Viola – Donald QuanViolin – Hugh Marsh
6:07
3 Skellig
Arranged By [Strings] – Caroline DaleBass – Danny ThompsonCello – Chris Van Kampen*Guitar – Aidan BrennanKeyboards – Donald Quan, Steve PigottMandocello – Martin Jenkins (4)Tin Whistle – Bob White*Viol – Joanna LevineViola – Andy Brown (4)Violin – Hugh Marsh, Iain King, Jonathan Rees
6:07
4 Marco Polo
Bass – Danny ThompsonDrums – Manu KatchéHurdy Gurdy – Nigel EatonMandocello – Martin Jenkins (4)Mandolin – Aidan BrennanOud, Guitar, Bouzouki, Guitar Synthesizer, Vocals [Drone] – Brian HughesPercussion – Hossam Ramzy, Rick LazarShawm – Bob White*Tabla, Viola, Keyboards, Vocals [Drone] – Donald QuanViolin – Hugh Marsh, OsamaVocals [Drone] – Stuart Bruce
5:15
5 The Highwayman
Bass – Danny ThompsonBodhrán – Steáfán HanniganCello – Caroline LavelleGuitar, Bouzouki – Brian HughesGuitar, Mandolin, Mandola – Martin Brown (2)Lyrics By – Alfred NoyesMandocello – Martin Jenkins (4)Percussion – Hossam Ramzy, Rick LazarSnare – Paul ClarvisViola – Donald QuanViolin – Hugh Marsh
10:19
6 La Serenissima
Arranged By [Strings] – Caroline DaleCello – Anne BourneClassical Guitar – Brian HughesGuitar [Victorian] – Robin Jeffery*Viol – Joanna LevineViola – Donald QuanViolin – Hugh Marsh
5:09
7 Night Ride Across The Caucasus
Arranged By [Strings] – Caroline DaleBass – Danny ThompsonCello – Chris Van Kampen*Drums – Manu KatchéMandocello – Martin Jenkins (4)Mandolin – Aidan BrennanOud, Guitar, Bouzouki – Brian HughesPercussion – Hossam Ramzy, Rick LazarSarangi, Rebec, Violin [Lira Da Braccio] – Nick HayleyTabla – Donald QuanViola – Andy Brown (4)Violin – Hugh Marsh, Iain King, Jonathan Rees
8:30
8 Dante's Prayer
Bass – Danny ThompsonCello – Caroline LavelleChoir – St. Petersburg Chamber Choir*Conductor [Choir] – Nikolai KornievKeyboards – Steve PigottViola – Donald QuanViolin – Hugh Marsh
7:11

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Japanese first pressing.

Recorded at Real World Studios, Wiltshire. Additional mixing at Air Studios, London. Mastered at Gateway Mastering Studios, Inc., Portland, ME.

All songs © 1997 Quinlan Road Music Ltd. (SOCAN/BMI) for the world excluding Europe, South America and Southeast Asia where all songs © Quinlan Road Music Lyd./BMG Music Publishing International. Lyrics reprinted by permission.

"Dante's Prayer" includes an excerpt of "Alleluia, Behold The Bridegroom" from the album Russian Easter courtesy of Philips Classics Productions. Martin Jenkins appears courtesy of Osmosys Records. "The Highwayman" used courtesy of John Murray (Publishers) Ltd.

℗ © 1997 Quinlan Road Limited. Made in Japan. Issued/pressed by Warner Japan.

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Other Versions (5 of 34) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
CD 19404 Loreena McKennitt The Book Of Secrets(CD, Album) Quinlan Road, WEA CD 19404 Canada 1997 Sell This Version
QRCD107R Loreena McKennitt The Book Of Secrets(CD, Album, Enh, RE, RM) Quinlan Road QRCD107R Europe 2007 Sell This Version
B0007953-02 Loreena McKennitt The Book Of Secrets(CD, Album, Enh) Quinlan Road B0007953-02 US 2006 Sell This Version
WICD 5250 Loreena McKennitt The Book Of Secrets(CD, Album) Quinlan Road, WEA WICD 5250 South Africa 1997 Sell This Version
QRLP107BS Loreena McKennitt The Book Of Secrets - 20th Anniversary Collector's Set(LP, Num, RE + 3xLP, Num, RE + 12", Num, RE + Box, ) Quinlan Road QRLP107BS Canada 2017 Sell This Version

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