The Alan Parsons Project ‎– Tales Of Mystery And Imagination • Edgar Allan Poe

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1976 Album
1-1 A Dream Within A Dream (Instrumental)
Acoustic Guitar, Backing Vocals – David PatonBass – Joe PuertaDrums – Stuart ToshElectric Guitar, Acoustic Guitar – Ian BairnsonKeyboards – Eric WoolfsonKeyboards, Recorder – Billy Lyall
3:41
1-2 The Raven
Arranged By [Orchestra], Conductor – Andrew PowellBass – Joe PuertaChoir – Bob Howes*, The English ChoraleDrums – Burleigh DrummondDrums [Additional] – Stuart ToshEngineer [Assistant] – Tom TrefethenGuitar – David PackKeyboards – Christopher NorthKeyboards, Backing Vocals – Eric WoolfsonLead Vocals – Leonard WhitingLead Vocals [Emi Vocoder] – Alan Parsons
3:58
1-3 The Tell-Tale Heart
Arranged By [Orchestra], Conductor – Andrew PowellBass – David PatonChoir – Bob Howes*, The English ChoraleDrums, Timpani, Cymbal [Backwards] – Stuart ToshGuitar – Ian BairnsonLead Vocals – Arthur BrownSampler [Projectron] – Alan ParsonsVocals [Additional] – Jack Harris
4:42
1-4 The Cask Of Amontillado
Bass – David PatonChoir – Bob Howes*, The English ChoraleDrums – Stuart ToshGuitar – Ian BairnsonHarpsichord, Backing Vocals – Eric WoolfsonLead Vocals – John MilesPiano – Billy LyallVocals [Additional] – Terry Sylvester
4:28
1-5 (The System Of) Doctor Tarr And Professor Fether
Bass – David PatonGuitar – Ian BairnsonKeyboards [Additional] – Eric WoolfsonLead Vocals – John MilesRecorder – Alan ParsonsVocals [Additional] – Jack Harris
4:12
The Fall Of The House Of Usher (Instrumental)
1-6 I Prelude
Arranged By [Orchestra], Conductor – Andrew PowellBass – Les HurdleEngineer [Consultant] – Gordon ParryLeader [Orchestra] – David Katz, Jack Rothstein
5:52
1-7 II Arrival
Bass – David PatonDrums, Percussion – Stuart ToshGuitar – Ian BairnsonKeyboards [Loop] – Andrew Powell, Eric WoolfsonOrgan – Eric Woolfson, Francis MonkmanSampler [Projectron] – Alan Parsons
2:41
1-8 III Intermezzo
Arranged By [Orchestra], Conductor – Andrew PowellEngineer [Consultant] – Gordon ParryLeader [Orchestra] – David Katz, Jack Rothstein
1:03
1-9 IV Pavane
Acoustic Guitar – Kevin Peek, Laurence JuberCimbalom, Kantele – John LeachDouble Bass [String Bass] – Darryl Runswick*Drums – Stuart ToshHarp – David Snell (2)Harpsichord – Francis MonkmanMandolin – Hugo D'AltonOrgan – Andrew Powell
4:34
1-10 V Fall
Arranged By [Orchestra], Conductor – Andrew PowellEngineer [Consultant] – Gordon ParryLeader [Orchestra] – David Katz, Jack RothsteinSampler [Projectron] – Alan Parsons
0:52
1-11 To One In Paradise
Backing Vocals – Jane PowellBass, Electric Guitar, Acoustic Guitar – David PatonChoir – Westminster City School Boys Choir*Drums – Stuart ToshElectric Guitar, Acoustic Guitar – Ian BairnsonElectric Piano [Fender Rhodes], Glockenspiel – Billy LyallLead Vocals – Terry SylvesterNarrator – Leonard WhitingVocals [Additional] – Alan Parsons, Eric Woolfson
4:29
Bonus Material
1-12 The Raven (Original Demo)
Bass – David PatonDrums, Percussion – Stuart ToshGuitar – Ian Bairnson
3:26
1-13 Edgar (Demo Of An Unreleased Track) 3:03
1-14 Orson Welles Radio Spot 1:01
1-15 Interview With Alan Parsons And Eric Woolfson (1976) 8:33
1987 Remix
2-1 A Dream Within A Dream (Instrumental)
Acoustic Guitar, Backing Vocals – David PatonBass – Joe PuertaDrums – Stuart ToshElectric Guitar, Acoustic Guitar – Ian BairnsonKeyboards – Eric WoolfsonKeyboards, Recorder – Billy LyallNarrator – Orson Welles
4:13
2-2 The Raven
Arranged By [Orchestra], Conductor – Andrew PowellBass – Joe PuertaChoir – Bob Howes*, The English ChoraleDrums – Burleigh DrummondDrums [Additional] – Stuart ToshEngineer [Assistant] – Tom TrefethenGuitar – David PackGuitar [Solo] – Ian BairnsonKeyboards – Christopher NorthKeyboards, Backing Vocals – Eric WoolfsonLead Vocals – Leonard WhitingLead Vocals [Emi Vocoder] – Alan Parsons
3:57
2-3 The Tell-Tale Heart
Arranged By [Orchestra], Conductor – Andrew PowellBass – David PatonChoir – Bob Howes*, The English ChoraleDrums, Timpani, Cymbal [Backwards] – Stuart ToshGuitar, Soloist [Guitar] – Ian BairnsonLead Vocals – Arthur BrownSampler [Projectron], Synthesizer – Alan ParsonsVocals [Additional] – Jack Harris
4:39
2-4 The Cask Of Amontillado
Arranged By [Orchestra], Conductor – Andrew PowellBass – David PatonChoir – Bob Howes*, The English ChoraleDrums – Stuart ToshGuitar – Ian BairnsonHarpsichord, Backing Vocals – Eric WoolfsonLead Vocals – John MilesPiano – Billy LyallSynthesizer – Alan ParsonsVocals [Additional] – Terry Sylvester
4:33
2-5 (The System Of) Doctor Tarr And Professor Fether
Bass – David PatonDrums – Stuart ToshGuitar – Ian BairnsonKeyboards [Additional] – Eric WoolfsonLead Vocals, Guitar – John MilesPiano – Billy LyallRecorder, Organ [Cathedral Organ] – Alan ParsonsVocals [Additional] – Jack Harris
4:21
The Fall Of The House Of Usher
2-6 I Prelude
Arranged By [Orchestra], Conductor – Andrew PowellBass – Les HurdleEngineer [Consultant] – Gordon ParryLeader [Orchestra] – David Katz, Jack RothsteinNarrator – Orson Welles
7:01
2-7 II Arrival
Bass – David PatonDrums, Percussion – Stuart ToshGuitar – Ian BairnsonKeyboards [Loop] – Andrew Powell, Eric WoolfsonOrgan – Eric Woolfson, Francis MonkmanSampler [Projectron], Synthesizer – Alan Parsons
2:34
2-8 III Intermezzo
Arranged By [Orchestra], Conductor – Andrew PowellEngineer [Consultant] – Gordon ParryLeader [Orchestra] – David Katz, Jack Rothstein
0:59
2-9 IV Pavane
Acoustic Guitar – Kevin Peek, Laurence JuberCimbalom, Kantele – John LeachDouble Bass [String Bass] – Darryl Runswick*Drums – Stuart ToshHarp – David Snell (2)Harpsichord – Francis MonkmanMandolin – Hugo D'AltonOrgan – Andrew PowellSynthesizer – Eric Woolfson
4:36
2-10 V Fall
Arranged By [Orchestra], Conductor – Andrew PowellEngineer [Consultant] – Gordon ParryLeader [Orchestra] – David Katz, Jack RothsteinSampler [Projectron], Synthesizer – Alan Parsons
0:51
2-11 To One In Paradise
Backing Vocals – Jane PowellBass, Acoustic Guitar – David PatonChoir – Westminster City School Boys Choir*Drums – Stuart ToshElectric Guitar, Acoustic Guitar – Ian BairnsonElectric Piano [Fender Rhodes], Glockenspiel – Billy LyallLead Vocals – Terry SylvesterNarrator – Leonard WhitingVocals [Additional] – Alan Parsons, Eric Woolfson
4:44
Bonus Material
2-12 Eric's Guide Vocal Medley 9:23
2-13 Orson Welles Dialogue 3:05
2-14 Sea Lions In The Departure Lounge - Sound Effects And Experiments 2:38
2-15 GBH Mix - Unreleased Experiments 5:22

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Original release: 1976

2007 remaster Deluxe edition.
Disc 1: 1976 album + bonus tracks 2-12 to 2-15; cat# 0602498485460.
Disc 2: 1987 remix + bonus tracks 2-12 to 2-15; cat# 0602498485477.
Set: cat# 0602498485453

This compilation
℗ 2007 Mercury Records Limited
© 2007 Mercury Records Limited

Marketed and distributed in the UK by Universal Music Group Company.
Made in the EU (on back sleeve).
Made in Germany by EDC (on CDs).

Published by Woolfsongs Limited

The album was recorded and mixed at Abbey Road Studios, London, between July 1975 and January 1976

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 6 02498 48545 3
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI LQ57
  • Matrix / Runout (CD 1): 06024 984 854-6 01 E 51870555
  • Mould SID Code (CD 1): IFPI 0146
  • Matrix / Runout (CD 2): 06024 984 854-7 01 E 51870557
  • Mould SID Code (CD 2): IFPI 0144
  • Rights Society: BIEM/SABAM
  • Label Code: LC 00268

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