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Rick Wakeman - The Six Wives Of Henry VIII Album

Rick Wakeman - The Six Wives Of Henry VIII Album
Performer:
Rick Wakeman
Album:
The Six Wives Of Henry VIII
Style:
Art Rock, Prog Rock, Classic Rock
Country:
US
Label:
A&M Records
Catalog:
75021 3229 2, CD 3229
FLAC size:
2253 mb
MP3 size:
2123 mb
WMA size:
2407 mb


Tracklist


1Catherine Howard
Banjo [Electric] – Dave CousinsBass – Chas CronkDrums – Barry De SouzaGuitar – Dave Lambert Percussion – Frank Riccotti
6:35
2Anne Boleyn 'The Day Thou Gavest Lord Hath Ended'
Bass – Les HurdleDrums – Bill BrufordEngineer – Ken ScottGuitar – Mike EganMixed By – Dave HenshallPercussion – Ray CooperVocals – Laura Lee, Liza Strike, Sylvia McNeillWritten-By [Hymn] – E.J. Hopkins
6:32
3Catherine 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
3:44
4Catherine Parr
Bass – Dave WinterDrums – Alan WhiteGuitar – Mike EganPercussion – Frank Riccotti
7:06
5Anne Of Cleves
Bass – Dave WinterDrums – Alan WhiteGuitar – Mike EganPercussion – Frank Riccotti
7:53
6Jane Seymour
Drums – Alan White
4:46


Versions


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
AMLH 64361Rick Wakeman The Six Wives Of Henry VIII ‎(LP, Album, Gat)A&M RecordsAMLH 64361UK1973
AMLH 64361Rick Wakeman The Six Wives Of Henry VIII ‎(LP, Album, RE)A&M RecordsAMLH 64361IsraelUnknown
UICY-25550 Rick Wakeman The Six Wives Of Henry VIII ‎(CD, Album, RE, RM, SHM)A&M RecordsUICY-25550 Japan2016
AML-173Rick Wakeman The Six Wives Of Henry VIII ‎(LP, Album, RP, Gat)A&M RecordsAML-173Japan1973
AMLH 64361Rick Wakeman The Six Wives Of Henry VIII ‎(LP, Album, Gat)A&M RecordsAMLH 64361South Africa1973


Credits


  • ProducerRick Wakeman
  • Art DirectionMichael Doud
  • DesignKen Carroll
  • Engineer [Assistant]Pete Flanagan (tracks: 2 to 4, 6)
  • Engineer, Mixed ByPaul Tregurtha (tracks: 2 to 4, 6)
  • Keyboards, Piano, Organ, Electric Piano, Harpsichord, Synthesizer, Vibraphone, MellotronRick Wakeman
  • Liner NotesRick
  • Music By, Arranged ByRick Wakeman
  • Photography By [Front Cover (At Madame Tussauds)]Bruce Rae
  • Photography By [Inside]Ruan O'Lochlainn
  • ProducerRick Wakeman
  • Technician [Set Up]Claude Johnson Taylor, John Cleary, Michael Tait , Philip Hepple
  • Engineer [Assistant]Pete Flanagan (tracks: A2 to B1, B3)
  • Engineer, Mixed ByPaul Tregurtha (tracks: A2 to B1, B3)
  • Producer, Written-By, Arranged ByRick Wakeman
  • Technician [Keyboards & Amplification Set Up By]Claude Johnson Taylor, John Cleary, Michael Tait , Philip Hepple


Notes


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 Steoreo Leslies, Fender Duel Showman Amp & two JBL Cabinets. Also used a custom built Oscillator, Fuzz & Wahwah Pedal and Binson Echo Unit. The organ on ‘Jane Seymour’ was recorded at St. Giles, Cripplegate.

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

Hymn at the end of ‘Anne Boylen’ which is 'The Day Thou Gavest Lord Hath Ended'.

Recorded between February and October, 1972. All songs published by Rondor Music.

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.

(P) 1973. Made in England.

Gatefold coverOriginally released in 1973. © 1973 A&M Records, Inc. ℗ 1973 A&M Records, Inc.

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.

All songs published by Almo Music Corp. (ASCAP)

"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."

The second catalog # CD 3229 only appears on the back cover and on the booklet.

CD face: Made in U.S.A.
Rear inlay card: Printed in the U.S.A.(P) 1973

Manufactured and Distributed by Precision Tapes Ltd. A.T.V. House, Great Cumberland Place London W1

8-Track
Discreet Quadraphonic


Barcodes


  • Matrix / Runout (Side A): SMAS 1 95013 R2
  • Matrix / Runout: SMAS 2 25025 R2
  • Barcode: 075021322929
  • Matrix / Runout ("J" is etched): 750 213 229-2 39% J
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI L007
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 0394
  • Other (Inner mould ring): MADE IN USA BY UML
  • Rights Society: ASCAP


Companies


  • Manufactured By – Precision Tapes Ltd.
  • Distributed By – Precision Tapes Ltd.
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – A&M Records, Inc.
  • Copyright (c) – A&M Records, Inc.
  • Published By – Almo Music Corp.
  • Recorded At – St Giles' Cripplegate
  • Engineered At – Trident Studios
  • Engineered At – Morgan Studios
  • Mixed At – Trident Studios
  • Mixed At – Morgan Studios
  • Made By – UML


Album


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