Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Wishmaster
4.1 4:25
2 Sacrament of Wilderness
4.4 4:10
3 End of All Hope
3.65 3:55
4 Bless the Child
4.2 6:13
5 Sleeping Sun
4.35 4:03
6 She Is My Sin
3.8 4:46
7 Walking in the Air
4 5:28
8 Stargazers
3.8 4:27
9 Over the Hills and Far Away
4 5:01
10 The Kinslayer
3.75 3:59
11 Dead Boy's Poem
4 6:49
12 Sleepwalker
3:07
13 Nightquest
3.75 4:16
14 Lagoon
3.35 3:46
15 The Wayfarer
3.25 3:22

Credits

CD 1

electric bass guitar:
Sami Vänskä (tracks 1, 6, 10–11)
drumset:
Jukka Nevalainen (tracks 1, 6, 10–11)
synthesizer:
Tuomas Holopainen (tracks 1, 6, 10–11)
guitar:
Emppu Vuorinen (tracks 1, 6, 10–11)
percussion:
Jukka Nevalainen (tracks 1, 6, 10–11)
additional flute:
Esa Lehtinen (tracks 1, 6, 10–11)
additional background vocals:
Tuomas Holopainen (track 9)
additional engineer:
Terhi Kallio (track 4)
additional guest percussion:
Mongo Aaltonen (track 4)
additional guest background vocals:
Tony Kakko (track 9)
arranger:
Tero Kinnunen (tracks 1–2, 5–6, 8, 10–11)
Veijo Laine (track 4)
Riku Niemi (track 4)
Nightwish (Finnish symphonic metal) (tracks 1–2, 5–6, 8, 10–11)
background vocals:
Tuomas Holopainen (track 9)
Tony Kakko (track 9)
choir vocals [baritone]:
Kimmo Kallio (tracks 1, 6, 10–11)
choir vocals [bass]:
Anssi Honkanen (tracks 1, 6, 10–11)
Riku Salminen (tracks 1, 6, 10–11)
choir vocals [tenor]:
Matias Kaila (tracks 1, 6, 10–11)
Ville Laaksonen (Finnish tenor choir singer and choir arranger) (tracks 1, 6, 10–11)
choir vocals arranger:
Ville Laaksonen (Finnish tenor choir singer and choir arranger) (tracks 1, 6, 10–11)
composer:
Emppu Vuorinen (track 2)
Howard Blake (track 7)
Tuomas Holopainen (tracks 1–6, 8, 10–12, 14–15)
Gary Moore (Thin Lizzy, blues guitar) (track 9)
conductor:
Riku Niemi (track 4)
engineer:
Mikko Karmila (2000-01 – 2000-03) (tracks 1, 6, 10–11)
Tero Kinnunen (2000-01 – 2000-03) (tracks 1, 6, 10–11)
guest spoken vocals:
Sam Hardwick (track 11)
Ike Vil (track 10)
guest vocals:
Sam Hardwick (tracks 4, 11)
Ike Vil (track 10)
lead vocals:
Tarja (Finnish singer Tarja Turunen) (tracks 1, 6, 10–11)
lyricist:
Howard Blake (track 7)
Tuomas Holopainen (tracks 1–6, 8, 10–12, 14–15)
Gary Moore (Thin Lizzy, blues guitar) (track 9)
mixer:
Mikko Karmila (2000-04) (tracks 1, 6, 10–11)
orchestra:
orchestrator:
Veijo Laine (track 4)
Riku Niemi (track 4)
producer:
Tero Kinnunen (tracks 1, 6, 10–11)
Veijo Laine (track 4)
Riku Niemi (track 4)
Nightwish (Finnish symphonic metal) (tracks 1, 5–7, 10–11)
recording engineer:
Mikko Karmila (2000-01 – 2000-03) (tracks 1, 6, 10–11)
Tero Kinnunen (2000-01 – 2000-03) (tracks 1, 6, 10–11)
phonographic copyright by:
Spin‐farm Records OY (2007) (tracks 3–4, 14–15)
publisher:
Faber Music Ltd. (track 7)
Howard David Blake (track 7)
engineered at:
Finnvox Studios in Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland (2000-01 – 2000-03) (tracks 1, 6, 10–11)
Tempputupa Studios (formerly Caverock Studios) in Kitee, Pohjois-Karjala, Finland (2000-01 – 2000-03) (tracks 1, 6, 10–11)
mixed at:
Finnvox Studios in Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland (2000-04) (tracks 1, 6, 10–11)
recorded at:
Finnvox Studios in Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland (2000-01 – 2000-03) (tracks 1, 6, 10–11)
Tempputupa Studios (formerly Caverock Studios) in Kitee, Pohjois-Karjala, Finland (2000-01 – 2000-03) (tracks 1, 6, 10–11)
edits:
music videos:
remixes:
cover recording of:
Walking in the Air (1998) (track 7)
later parody versions:
Fishmaster (Wishmaster, Misheard Lyrics) (track 1)
later translated versions:
Avaruus (track 7)
Uinuva aurinko (track 5)
在等一個晚上 (track 7)
later versions:
Nightwish (track 13)
Walking on Glass (track 7)
part of:
The Snowman (film soundtrack) (track 7)
recording of:
Bless the Child (track 4)
End of All Hope (track 3)
Lagoon (track 14)
Nightquest (track 13)
Sleepwalker (track 12)
The Wayfarer (track 15)
Sacrament of Wilderness (1998) (track 2)
Sleeping Sun (1998) (track 5)
Stargazers (1998) (track 8)
Dead Boy’s Poem (2000-01 – 2000-03) (track 11)
She Is My Sin (2000-01 – 2000-03) (track 6)
The Kinslayer (2000-01 – 2000-03) (track 10)
Wishmaster (2000-01 – 2000-03) (track 1)

Release Group

Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/master/343780 [info]
Wikidata: Q962737 [info]
Wikipedia: en: Tales from the Elvenpath [info]