Rick Wakeman ‎– The Six Wives Of Henry VIII

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A&M Records ‎– 5356238
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CD-1 Catherine Of Aragon
Bass – Chris Squire, Les HurdleDrums – Bill BrufordEngineer, Mixed By – Ken ScottGuitar – Mike Egan, Steve HowePercussion – Ray CooperVocals – Barry St. John, Judy Powell*, Liza Strike
CD-2 Anne Of Cleves
Bass – Dave Winter*Drums – Alan WhiteGuitar – Mike EganPercussion – Frank Riccotti*
CD-3 Catherine Howard
Banjo [Electric] – Dave CousinsBass – Chas CronkDrums – Barry De SouzaGuitar – Dave Lambert (4)Percussion – Frank Riccotti*
CD-4 Jane Seymour
Drums – Alan White
CD-5 Anne Boleyn 'The Day Thou Gavest Lord Hath Ended'
Bass – Les HurdleDrums – Bill BrufordEngineer – Ken ScottGuitar – Mike EganMixed By – Dave Henshall*Percussion – Ray CooperVocals – Laura Lee, Liza Strike, Sylvia McNeillWritten-By [Hymn] – E.J. Hopkins
CD-6 Catherine Parr
Bass – Dave Winter*Drums – Alan WhiteGuitar – Mike EganPercussion – Frank Riccotti*
Bonus Material
CD-7 Catherine Of Aragon (First Mix)
CD-8 Anne Boleyn 'The Day Thou Gavest Lord Hath Ended' (Single Edit)
CD-9 Catherine Parr (Single Edit)
LPCM 96/24 Stereo Mix | DTS 96/24 Quad Mix | Dolby Digital Quad Mix (Audio)
DVD-1 Catherine Of Aragon
DVD-2 Anne Of Cleves
DVD-3 Catherine Howard
DVD-4 Jane Seymour
DVD-5 Anne Boleyn 'The Day Thou Gavest Lord Hath Ended'
DVD-6 Catherine Parr
Bonus Material
DVD-7 Catherine Howard (BBC TV 1973)

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Notes

Originally released in 1973.

Instruments:
Custom built Hammond C-3 Organ, RMI Electric Piano & Harpsichord, 2 x Mini-Moog Synthesizer, Mellotron 400-D (Brass/Strings/Flutes), Mellotron 400-D (Vocals/Sound Effects/Vibes), Steinway 9’ Grand Piano, Frequency Counter, Custom Mixer.

In addition to the above instruments a Thomas Goff Harpsichord and ARP Synthesizer were used. All sounds put through two Stereo Leslies, Fender Duel Showman Amp & two JBL Cabinets. Also used a custom built Oscillator, Fuzz & Wahwah Pedal and Binson Echo Unit, Keyboards & Amplification. The organ on ‘Jane Seymour’ was recorded at St. Giles, Cripplegate.

'Catherine Of Aragon’ was engineered and mixed at Trident Studios, London. ‘Anne Boylen’ was engineered at Morgan Studios, London, and mixed at Trident Studios. All the remaining tracks were engineered and mixed at Morgan Studios.

Recorded between February and October, 1972.

"This album is based around my interpretations of the musical characteristics of the wives of Henry VIII. Although the style may not always be in keeping with their individual history, it is my personal conception of their characters in relations to keyboard instruments. - Rick."

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  • Barcode: 600753562383

Other Versions (5 of 96) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
AMLH 64361 Rick Wakeman The Six Wives Of Henry VIII(LP, Album) A&M Records AMLH 64361 UK 1973 Sell This Version
AMLH 64361 Rick Wakeman The Six Wives Of Henry VIII(LP, Album, RE) A&M Records AMLH 64361 Israel Unknown Sell This Version
AML-173 Rick Wakeman The Six Wives Of Henry VIII(LP, Album, Gat) A&M Records AML-173 Japan 1973 Sell This Version
D32Y3115 Rick Wakeman The Six Wives Of Henry VIII(CD, Album) A&M Records D32Y3115 Japan 1986 Sell This Version
LP 55 5557, AMLH 64361 Rick Wakeman The Six Wives Of Henry VIII(LP, Album, RE, RP) PGP RTB, A&M Records LP 55 5557, AMLH 64361 Yugoslavia Unknown Sell This Version

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