Music of the Spheres

Label: Universal
Released: 2008
Written by Mike Oldfield
  1.  Harbinger (4.08)
  2.  Animus (3.09)
  3.  Silhouette (3.19)
  4.  Shabda (3.56)
  5.  The Tempest (05.48)
  6.  Harbinger Reprise (1.30)
  7.  On My Heart (2.26)
  8.  Aurora (3.42)
  9.  Prophecy (2.54)
  10.  On My Heart Reprise (1.16)
  11.  Harmonia Mundi (3.46)
  12.  The Other Side (1.28)
  13.  Empyrean (1.37)
  14.  Musica Universalis (6.22)
Sleeve Notes

The Sinfonia Sfera Orchestra are:

Flute: Gareth Davies, Juliette Bausar
Oboe: Roy Carter, Nick Ellis
Clarinet: Chris Richards, Nick Ellis
Bassoon: Steven Reay, Louise Chapman
Horn: Peter Francomb, Dave Tollington, Joe Walters, Evgeny Chebykin
Trumpet: Gareth Small, Edward Pascal, Tom Watson
Trombone: Simon Wills, James Adams
Cor Anglais: Rosie Jenkins
Bass Trombone: Rob Collinson
Tuba: Alex Kidston
Timpani: Steve Henderson
Percussion: Gary Kettel, Paul Clarvis, Sam Walton, Neil Percy
1st Violins: Dick Stutt [leader], Judith Tempplemann, Tom Piggott-Smith, Harriot McKenzie, Tristan Gurney, Jemma McCrisken, Amy Cardigan, Joanna McWeeney, Gillan Cameron, Louisa Aldridge, Kotono Sato, Jeremy Morris, Miriam Teppich, Vladimir Naumov
2nd Violins: Peter Camble-Kelly, Emma Parker, Sophie Appleton, Jenny Chang, Holly Maleham, David Lyon, Nicholas Levy, Joanna Watts, Lucy Hartley, Jo West, Sarah Cartner, Elizabeth Neil
Violas: John Thorn, Rachel Robson, Edward Vanderspar, Emma Owens, Vincent Green, Olly Burton, Rachel Dyker, Sarah Chapman, Fay Sweet, Holly Butler
Cellos: Sally Pendelbury, Jonny Byers, Chris Worsey, Verity Harding, Chris Fish, Lucy Payne, Morwenna Del Mar, Ben Trigg
Basses: Sian Hicks, Hugh Sparrow, Jeremy Watt, Kylie Davis, Frances Casey, Ben Griffis
Piano: Lang Lang
Lead Vocals: Hayley Westenra
Backing Vocals: Mary Carewe, Jacqueline Barron, Nicole Tibbels, Mae McKenna, Heather Cairncross, Sarah Eyden
Classical Guitar: Mike Oldfield

Mastering Engineer: Miles Showell
Engineer: Simon Rhodes
Produced by Mike Oldfield and Karl Jenkins
Assistant Producer: Rupert Christie
Mixed by Mike Oldfield
Music of the Spheres Orchestrated and Conducted by Karl Jenkins
Orchestral Leader: Richard Stutt
Orchestral Contractor: Rosie Jenkins
Copyist: Vic Fraser
A&R: Marc Fox
A&R Co-Ordinator: Tony Dunne
Product Manager: Bekkie Sunley

Lang Lang was recorded at Legacy Recording Studios, New York
Engineer: Richard King
Piano supplied by Steinway Pianos
Thanks to David Novik, Paul Altomari, Evelyn Morgan and Sunny Elle Lee, Steve Abbott, Jean Jacques Cesbron, Andrew Xu, Lisa Willis and Matt Carter for organising the New York session.

Recorded at Abbey Road Studios London and Legacy Recording Studios, New York.
Mastered by Miles Showell at Metropolis Mastering London

All tracks published by BMG Music Publishing Ltd.

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