Tracklist

Enhanced CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Prologue
3.65 4:25
2 The Mummers’ Dance
4.35 6:11
3 Skellig
3 6:11
4 Marco Polo
3 5:19
5 The Highwayman
4.35 10:21
6 La Serenissima
3 5:10
7 Night Ride Across the Caucasus
3 8:33
8 Dante’s Prayer
3.5 7:11

Credits

Enhanced CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Aidan Brennan (track 3)
acoustic guitar, bouzouki and oud:
Brian Hughes (guitarist) (track 7)
acoustic guitar, bouzouki and electric guitar:
Brian Hughes (guitarist) (track 5)
acoustic guitar, bouzouki, oud and synthesizer:
Brian Hughes (guitarist) (track 4)
acoustic guitar, mandola and mandolin:
Martin Brown (Guitar, mandolin, mandola) (track 5)
violin:
Iain King (tracks 3, 7)
Hugh Marsh (tracks 2–8)
Osama (Osama Taiym) (track 4)
Jonathan Rees (tracks 3, 7)
cello:
Anne Bourne (track 6)
Christopher van Kampen (tracks 3, 7)
Caroline Lavelle (tracks 2, 5, 8)
drums (drum set):
Manu Katché (tracks 1–2, 4, 7)
bodhrán:
Steáfán Hannigan (track 5)
tabla:
Donald Quan (track 7)
tabla and viola:
Donald Quan (track 2)
hurdy gurdy:
Nigel Eaton (tracks 2, 4)
strings:
Donald Quan (track 1)
strings arranger:
Caroline Dale (tracks 3, 6–7)
viola:
Andy Brown (Violist/violinist, leader, strings arranger and conductor) (tracks 3, 7)
Donald Quan (tracks 5–6, 8)
mandolin:
Martin Jenkins (Mandocello player) (tracks 3–5, 7)
lute, rebec and vielle:
Nick Hayley (track 7)
classical guitar:
Brian Hughes (guitarist) (track 6)
guitar:
Robin Jeffrey (track 6)
mandola:
Aidan Brennan (tracks 4, 7)
oud:
Brian Hughes (guitarist) (track 2)
double bass:
Danny Thompson (English double bass player) (tracks 2–5, 7–8)
electric guitar:
Brian Hughes (guitarist) (track 1)
David Rhodes (guitarist, singer, and songwriter) (track 2)
percussion:
Rick Lazar (tracks 1–2, 4–5, 7)
Hossam Ramzy (tracks 2, 4–5, 7)
snare drum:
Paul Clarvis (track 5)
keyboard:
Loreena McKennitt (tracks 2–3, 7)
keyboard and piano:
Loreena McKennitt (track 8)
keyboard and zither:
Loreena McKennitt (track 1)
keyboard, tabla and viola:
Donald Quan (track 4)
shawm:
Bob White (Wind instrument player) (track 4)
accordion and keyboard:
Loreena McKennitt (tracks 4–5)
viola da gamba:
Joanna Levine (tracks 3, 6)
tin whistle:
Bob White (Wind instrument player) (track 3)
harp and keyboard:
Loreena McKennitt (track 6)
additional keyboard:
Steve Pigott (tracks 3, 8)
Donald Quan (track 3)
assistant producer:
Brian Hughes (guitarist) (tracks 4, 8)
Donald Quan (tracks 4, 8)
background vocals:
Brian Hughes (guitarist) (track 4)
Donald Quan (track 4)
Stuart Bruce (track 4)
choir vocals:
composer:
Loreena McKennitt (tracks 1–8)
conductor:
Nikolai Korniev (track 8)
engineer:
Kevin Killen (tracks 4, 8)
Stuart Bruce (tracks 4, 8)
lyricist:
Loreena McKennitt (tracks 2–4, 7–8)
Alfred Noyes (track 5)
mixer:
Kevin Killen (tracks 1–2, 4–5, 7–8)
Stuart Bruce (tracks 3–4, 6, 8)
producer:
Loreena McKennitt (tracks 2, 8)
recording engineer:
Kevin Killen (track 1)
Stuart Bruce (tracks 2–8)
vocals:
Loreena McKennitt (tracks 1–5, 7–8)
mixed at:
AIR Studios (located at Oxford Street 1970–1991, Lyndhurst Hall 1991–present) in Hampstead, Camden, London, England, United Kingdom (tracks 4, 8)
recorded at:
is based on:
The Highwayman (track 5)
recording of:
Dante's Prayer (track 8)
La Serenissima (track 6)
Marco Polo (track 4)
Prologue (track 1)
Skellig (track 3)
The Highwayman (track 5)