Mike Oldfield ‎– Boxed

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Virgin ‎– VBOX1
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Box Set, Compilation
Vinyl, LP, Album, Quadraphonic
Vinyl, LP, Album, Quadraphonic
Vinyl, LP, Album, Quadraphonic
Vinyl, LP, Album, Quadraphonic
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Tubular Bells
A Tubular Bells Part One
Bass [String Basses] – Lindsay Cooper (2)Drums – Steve BroughtonFlute [Flutes] – Jon FieldMC [Master Of Ceremonies] – Vivian StanshallProducer [Assistance], Engineer [Assistance] – Simon Heyworth, Tom Newman (2)Remix – Phil NewellRemix [Assistance] – Alan PerkinsVoice [Other Voices] – Manor Choir, Nasal ChoirVoice [Voices] – Mundy Ellis, Sally Oldfield
25:55
B1 Tubular Bells Part Two
Bass [String Basses] – Lindsay Cooper (2)Drums – Steve BroughtonFlute [Flutes] – Jon FieldMC [Master Of Ceremonies] – Vivian StanshallProducer [Assistance], Engineer [Assistance] – Simon Heyworth, Tom Newman (2)Remix – Phil NewellRemix [Assistance] – Alan PerkinsVoice [Other Voices] – Manor Choir, Nasal ChoirVoice [Voices] – Mundy Ellis, Sally Oldfield
25:47
B2 The Sailor's Hornpipe
Acoustic Guitar, Producer [Assistance], Engineer [Assistance] – Tom Newman (2)Arranged By – Oldfield*Producer [Assistance], Engineer [Assistance] – Simon HeyworthRemix – Phil NewellRemix [Assistance] – Alan PerkinsWritten-By – Trad.*
Hergest Ridge
C Hergest Ridge Part One
Arranged By [Choir, Strings], Conductor [Choir, Strings] – David BedfordCymbal – William MurrayFlute – Terry OldfieldOboe – June Whiting, Lindsay Cooper (2)Producer [Assistance], Engineer [Assistance] – Tom Newman (2)Remix – Mike OldfieldTrumpet – Ted HobartVoice – Clodagh Simonds, Sally Oldfield
21:33
D Hergest Ridge Part Two
Arranged By [Choir, Strings], Conductor [Choir, Strings] – David BedfordCymbal – William MurrayFlute – Terry OldfieldOboe – June Whiting, Lindsay Cooper (2)Producer [Assistance], Engineer [Assistance] – Tom Newman (2)Remix – Mike OldfieldTrumpet – Ted HobartVoice – Clodagh Simonds, Sally Oldfield
18:40
Ommadawn
E Ommadawn Part One
Bagpipes [Northumbrian] – Herbie*Bagpipes [Uillean] – Paddy MoloneyBand – The Hereford City BandCello – David StrangeDrums [African] – Eddie Tatane, Ernest Mothle, Julian Bahula, Lucky RankuPanpipes – Terry OldfieldPercussion – William MurrayRecorder, Conductor [The Hereford City Band] – Leslie PenningRemix – Mike Oldfield, Phil NewellTimpani – Pierre MoerlenTrumpet – Don BlakesonVocals – Bridget St. John, Clodagh Simonds, Sally Oldfield, The Penrhos Kids
20:06
F1 Ommadawn Part Two
Bagpipes [Northumbrian] – Herbie*Bagpipes [Uillean] – Paddy MoloneyBand – The Hereford City BandCello – David StrangeDrums [African] – Eddie Tatane, Ernest Mothle, Julian Bahula, Lucky RankuPanpipes – Terry OldfieldPercussion – William MurrayRecorder, Conductor [The Hereford City Band] – Leslie PenningRemix – Mike Oldfield, Phil NewellTimpani – Pierre MoerlenTrumpet – Don BlakesonVocals – Bridget St. John, Clodagh Simonds, Sally Oldfield, The Penrhos Kids
17:17
F2 On Horseback
Lyrics By – Mike Oldfield, William MurrayMusic By – Mike OldfieldRemix – Mike Oldfield, Phil Newell
Collaborations
G1 The Phaeacian Games
Engineer [TW] – Martin AdamGuitar – Mike OldfieldProducer – Peter JennerRemix – Phil NewellSynthesizer [ARP, String], Grand Piano, Electric Piano, Engineer [Througham] – David BedfordWritten-By – Bedford*
3:58
G2 Extract From Star's End
Conductor – Vernon HandleyGuitar, Bass Guitar – Mike OldfieldOrchestra – The Royal Philharmonic OrchestraPercussion – Chris CutlerProducer – David Bedford, Mike OldfieldRemix – Phil NewellWritten-By – Bedford*
7:33
G3 The Rio Grande
Arranged By – Bedford*Grand Piano, Organ – David BedfordGuitar – Mike OldfieldProducer – David Bedford, Mike OldfieldRemix – Phil NewellVocals – Classes 2 And 3, Queen's College, London*Written-By – Trad.*
6:37
H1 First Excursion
Engineer – Phil NewellGrand Piano, Synthesizer [String], Written-By – David BedfordRemix, Guitar, Written-By – Mike Oldfield
5:56
H2 Argiers
Acoustic Guitar, Synthesizer [String], Arranged By – Mike OldfieldEngineer – Paul LindsayRecorder – Leslie PenningRemix – Phil NewellWritten-By – Trad.*
3:59
H3 Portsmouth
Acoustic Guitar, Accordion, Mandolin, Synthesizer [String], Timpani [Kettle Drum], Bodhrán, Performer [Feet], Arranged By – Mike OldfieldEngineer – Paul LindsayRecorder, Performer [Feet] – Leslie PenningRemix – Phil NewellWritten-By – Trad.*
2:02
H4 In Dulci Jubilo
Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Synthesizer [String], Arranged By – Mike OldfieldRecorder, Woodwind [Kortholt] – Leslie PenningRemix, Engineer – Phil NewellSnare [Snare Drum] – William MurrayWritten-By – R.L. Pearsall*
2:49
H5 Speak (Tho You Only Say Farewell)
Grand Piano, Vocals – David BedfordRemix – Phil NewellVocals – Mike OldfieldWritten-By – Horatio Nicholls, Ray Morello
2:54

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Credits

  • Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Guitar [Spanish], Grand Piano, Organ [Farfisa, Lowrey, Gemini], Mandolin, Glockenspiel, Bells [Sleigh], Timpani, Gong, Performer [Nutcracker]Mike Oldfield (tracks: C, D)
  • Composed ByMike Oldfield (tracks: A, B1, C to F1)
  • Cover, DesignCooke Key
  • EngineerMike Oldfield (tracks: A to F2, H4, H5)
  • Grand Piano, Organ [Hammond, Lowrey, Farfisa], Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Guitar [Spanish], Bass Guitar, Glockenspiel, Percussion, Flageolet, Timpani [Concert], Bells [Tubular], Chorus [Moribund], Mandolin, Other [Piltdown Man]Mike Oldfield (tracks: A, B1)
  • Harp, Electric Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Guitar [Classical, 12-string], Acoustic Bass, Electric Bass, Mandolin, Bodhrán, Bouzouki [Bazouki], Banjo, Spinet, Grand Piano, Organ [Electric], Synthesizer, Glockenspiel, Percussion [Assorted]Mike Oldfield (tracks: E, F1)
  • Liner Notes [Booklet Compiled And Written By]Al Clark
  • Mastered ByAllen*
  • ProducerMike Oldfield (tracks: A to F2, H1 to H5)

Notes

LP1: Tubular Bells - released 25.05.1973
Recorded at The Manor at various times between Autumn 1972 and Spring 1973.
© 1973 Virgin Music (Publishers) Ltd.
℗ 1973 Virgin Record Ltd.
Made in England

LP2: Hergest Ridge - released 31.08.1974
Recorded at The Manor in Spring 1974.
© 1974 Virgin Music (Publishers) Ltd.
℗ 1974 Virgin Record Ltd.
Made in England

LP3: Ommadawn - released 21.10.1975
Recorded at The Beacon, Herefordshire, January to September 1975.
© 1975 Virgin Music (Publishers) Ltd.
℗ 1975 Virgin Records Ltd.
Made in England

LP4: Collaborations - no original release
G1: Recorded at TW Studios, London in June 1976 and at Througham in July 1976.
G2: Recorded at The Manor and by The Manor Mobile at Barking Town Hall in August 1974.
G3: Recorded at The Manor, The Beacon and with The Manor Mobile at Queen's College Hall in June 1975.
H1: Recorded at Througham in August 1976.
H2, H3: Recorded at Througham in January 1976.
H4: Recorded at The Beacon in November 1974 and The Manor in October 1975.
H5: Recorded at The Beacon in November 1974.
Publishers:
G1 to H1: Universal Edition (London) Ltd.
H1 to H4: Virgin Music (Publishers) Ltd.
H5: Lawrence Wright Music
℗ 1976 Virgin Records Ltd.
Made in England

Remixed in quad.

Issued in a boxset with a 12-page 12"-square booklet and four Virgin Records inner sleeves (Green, Blue, Purple and Yellow).

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side A): V.BOX.1.A7 A ALLEN
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side B): V.BOX.1.B4 3C A
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side C): V-BOX-1-C6 D
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side D): V-BOX-1-D8 B AL 2
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side E): V.BOX.1.E4 D
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side F): V.BOX.1.F4 E
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side G): V-BOX-1-G7 3 G
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side H): V BOX 1 H 6 5 D

Other Versions (5 of 14) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
CDBOX1, 353 684-238 Mike Oldfield Boxed(3xCD, Comp, RE) Virgin, Virgin CDBOX1, 353 684-238 Europe Unknown Sell This Version
L 80505/8 Mike Oldfield Boxed(Box, Comp + LP, Album, Quad + LP, Album, Quad + LP) Virgin L 80505/8 Australia 1976 Sell This Version
28 009 XE Mike Oldfield Boxed(Box, Comp + LP, Album, Quad + LP, Album, Quad + LP) Virgin 28 009 XE Germany 1976 Sell This Version
CDBOX1 Mike Oldfield Boxed(3xCD, Comp, RE, RP) Virgin CDBOX1 UK 1989 Sell This Version
AORL 48509 Mike Oldfield Boxed(Box, Comp, RE + LP, Album, Quad + LP, Album, Quad ) Virgin AORL 48509 Italy Unknown Sell This Version

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