Tracklist

12" Vinyl 1
# Title Rating Length
A1 Tightrope 4 5:05
A2 Telephone Line 4.5 4:41
A3 Rockaria! 4 3:14
A4 Mission (A World Record) 5 4:28
B1 So Fine 3 3:57
B2 Livin’ Thing 4.2 3:33
B3 Above the Clouds 4 2:19
B4 Do Ya 4.15 3:46
B5 Shangri-La 3.5 5:34

Credits

12" Vinyl 1

cello:
Melvyn Gale (track B5)
Hugh McDowell (track B5)
drums (drum set):
Kelly Groucutt (track B5)
electric piano:
Jeff Lynne (track B5)
electric guitar:
Richard Tandy (track B5)
keyboard:
Richard Tandy (track B5)
background vocals:
Kelly Groucutt (track B5)
choir vocals arranger:
Richard Tandy (track B2)
Jeff Lynne (track B2)
Louis Clark (track B2)
composer:
Jeff Lynne (tracks A1–B5)
engineer:
Mack (tracks A1–A4, B2–B5)
Dick Plant (engineer) (tracks A1–A4, B2–B5)
John Richards (engineer) (tracks A1–A4, B2–B5)
Duane Scott (tracks A1–A4, B2–B5)
lead vocals:
Jeff Lynne (track B5)
lyricist:
Jeff Lynne (tracks A1–B5)
orchestrator:
Richard Tandy (track B2)
Jeff Lynne (track B2)
Louis Clark (track B2)
producer:
Jeff Lynne (tracks A1–B5)
soprano vocals [operatic vocals]:
Mary Thomas (British soprano) (track B5)
phonographic copyright by:
Sony Music Entertainment (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America since Oct 1, 2008; operates worldwide except in JP) (1976) (tracks A2, B2, B4)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1976) (tracks A3, B1)
United Artists Music and Records Group, Inc. (UAMARG, Inc.) (1976) (track B2)
Sony Music Entertainment (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America since Oct 1, 2008; operates worldwide except in JP) (2005) (tracks A2–A3, B2)
publisher:
EMI April Music Inc. (tracks A2–A3, B2, B4)
EMI Blackwood Music Inc. (tracks A2–A3, B2, B4)
EMI Songs Ltd. (tracks A2, B2, B4)
EMI U Catalog Inc. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track B4)
Jet Music Inc. (track B4)
Polygon Publishing Ltd. (tracks A2–A3, B2)
ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (track B4)
edited at:
mixed at:
Musicland Studios in Munich, Bayern, Germany (tracks A1–B5)
recorded at:
Musicland Studios in Munich, Bayern, Germany (tracks A1–B3, B5)
Musicland Studios in Munich, Bayern, Germany (1976-07) (track B4)
later translated versions:
Rock aaria (track A3)
recording of:
Above the Clouds (track B3)
Rockaria! (track A3)
Shangri-La (track B5)
So Fine (track B1)
Tightrope (track A1)
Do Ya (1976-07) (track B4)
Livin’ Thing (1976-07) (track B2)
Telephone Line (1976-07) (track A2)

Release

orchestrator and choir vocals arranger:Louis Clark
Jeff Lynne
Richard Tandy
phonographic copyright by:United Artists Music and Records Group, Inc. (UAMARG, Inc.) (in 1976)
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/release/322534 [info]
ASIN:US: B0000025DT [info]