The Alan Parsons Project ‎– Tales Of Mystery And Imagination

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Mercury ‎– 832 820-2
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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 The Raven
Arranged By [Orchestra], Conductor – Andrew PowellBass – Joe PuertaChoir – Bob Howes*, The English ChoraleDrums – Burleigh DrummondDrums [Additional] – Stuart ToshEngineer [Assistant At Mama Jo's Studio] – Tom TrefethenGuitar – David PackKeyboards – Christopher NorthKeyboards, Backing Vocals – Eric WoolfsonLead Vocals, Vocoder [Emi] – Alan Parsons, Leonard WhitingSoloist [New Guitar Solo] – Ian Bairnson
3:57
3 The Tell-Tale Heart
Arranged By [Orchestra], Conductor – Andrew PowellBass – David PatonChoir – Bob Howes*, The English ChoraleDrums, Timpani, Cymbal [Backwards] – Stuart ToshGuitar – Ian BairnsonKeyboards – Billy Lyall, Eric WoolfsonLead Vocals – Arthur BrownSynthesizer [Projectron, New Synths] – Alan ParsonsVocals [Additional] – Jack Harris
4:38
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 [New Synths] – Alan ParsonsVocals [Additional] – Terry Sylvester
4:33
5 (The System Of) Doctor Tarr And Professor Fether
Bass – David PatonDrums – Stuart ToshGuitar – Ian BairnsonKeyboards [Additional] – Eric WoolfsonLead Vocals, Guitar – John MilesOther [Crowd Noises] – Abbey Road Effects LibraryPiano – Billy LyallRecorder, Organ [New Cathedral] – Alan ParsonsVocals [Additional] – Jack Harris
4:20
The Fall Of The House Of Usher (Instrumental)
6 I Prelude
Arranged By [Orchestra], Conductor – Andrew PowellBass – Les HurdleNarrator – Orson Welles
7:02
7 II Arrival
Bass – David PatonDrums, Percussion – Stuart ToshGuitar – Ian BairnsonLoops [Keyboard] – Andrew PowellLoops [Keyboard], Organ – Eric WoolfsonOrgan – Francis MonkmanSynthesizer [Projectron] – Alan Parsons
2:39
8 III Intermezzo
Arranged By [Orchestra], Conductor – Andrew Powell
1:00
9 IV Pavane
Acoustic Guitar – Kevin Peek, Laurence JuberBass [String] – Darryl Runswick*Cimbalom, Kantele – John LeachDrums – Stuart ToshHarp – David Snell (2)Harpsichord – Francis MonkmanMandolin – Hugo D'AltonOrgan – Andrew PowellSynthesizer [New Synth] – Eric Woolfson
4:36
10 V Fall
Arranged By [Orchestra], Conductor – Andrew PowellSynthesizer [Projectron] – Alan Parsons
0:51
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
4:46

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(P) & © 1976 Polygram Records Inc.

The original multitrack masters were transferred from a Soundcraft "Saturn" analog machine to a Sony 3324 DASH format 24 track recorder.
The album was partially re-recorded and remixed at "The Grange" via an Amek Angela console to a Sony 1630 system digital stereo master - May and June 1987.

24 page colour booklet

A very similar release exists which has some variation in the CD, back, and spine artwork.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 422-832820-2 5
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 1): 832 820-2 02@ CW Made In USA
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 2): 832820-2 #930113I
  • SPARS Code: ADD
  • Other (Mercury Code): 0704

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May 2, 2017

My versions runout is 832 820-2 02@ MADE IN USA BY PDO