Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Walking in the Air
4 5:29
2 Angels Fall First
3.6 5:34
3 Sleepwalker
3:08
4 Sleeping Sun
4.35 4:04
5 Dead Boy's Poem
4 6:50
6 Deep Silent Complete
3.5 3:59
7 Feel for You
3 3:57
8 The Phantom of the Opera
3.4 4:11
9 Ocean Soul
3.5 4:16
10 Lagoon
3.35 3:47
11 Swanheart
3 4:47
12 Two for Tragedy
3 3:53
13 A Return to the Sea
5:48
14 Away
4.5 4:33
15 Forever Yours
3.5 3:51

Credits

CD 1

electric bass guitar:
Sami Vänskä (tracks 5–6, 12)
drums (drum set):
Jukka Nevalainen (tracks 5–6, 12)
synthesizer:
Tuomas Holopainen (tracks 5–6, 12)
guitar:
Emppu Vuorinen (tracks 5, 12)
percussion:
Jukka Nevalainen (tracks 5–6, 12)
additional flute:
Esa Lehtinen (tracks 5–6, 12)
additional engineer:
Terhi Kallio (tracks 7, 15)
additional guest percussion:
Mongo Aaltonen (tracks 7, 15)
additional lyricist:
Mike Batt (track 8)
arranger:
Tero Kinnunen (tracks 2, 4–6, 11–12)
Veijo Laine (tracks 7, 15)
Riku Niemi (tracks 7, 15)
Nightwish (Finnish symphonic metal) (tracks 2, 4–6, 11–12)
choir vocals [baritone]:
Kimmo Kallio (tracks 5–6, 12)
choir vocals [bass]:
Anssi Honkanen (tracks 5–6, 12)
Riku Salminen (tracks 5–6, 12)
choir vocals [tenor]:
Matias Kaila (tracks 5–6, 12)
Ville Laaksonen (Finnish tenor choir singer and choir arranger) (tracks 5–6, 12)
choir vocals arranger:
Ville Laaksonen (Finnish tenor choir singer and choir arranger) (tracks 5–6, 12)
composer:
Howard Blake (track 1)
Andrew Lloyd Webber (English composer and impresario of musical theatre) (track 8)
Tuomas Holopainen (tracks 3–7, 9–12, 15)
Nightwish (Finnish symphonic metal) (track 2)
conductor:
Riku Niemi (tracks 7, 15)
engineer:
Mikko Karmila (2000-01 – 2000-03) (tracks 5–6, 12)
Tero Kinnunen (2000-01 – 2000-03) (tracks 5–6, 12)
guest tin whistle:
Kristiina Ilmonen (track 15)
guest spoken vocals:
Sam Hardwick (track 5)
guest vocals:
Sam Hardwick (track 5)
lead vocals:
Tarja (Finnish singer Tarja Turunen) (tracks 5–6, 12)
lyricist:
Howard Blake (track 1)
Charles Hart (British lyricist) (track 8)
Tuomas Holopainen (tracks 2–7, 9–12, 14–15)
Richard Stilgoe (track 8)
mixer:
Mikko Karmila (2000-04) (tracks 5–6, 12)
orchestra:
orchestrator:
Veijo Laine (tracks 7, 15)
Riku Niemi (tracks 7, 15)
producer:
Tero Kinnunen (tracks 5–6, 12)
Tuomas Holopainen (track 2)
Veijo Laine (tracks 7, 15)
Riku Niemi (tracks 7, 15)
Nightwish (Finnish symphonic metal) (tracks 1–2, 4–6, 11–12)
recording engineer:
Mikko Karmila (2000-01 – 2000-03) (tracks 5–6, 12)
Tero Kinnunen (2000-01 – 2000-03) (tracks 5–6, 12)
phonographic copyright by:
Spinefarm Records (1997) (track 2)
Spin‐farm Records OY (2007) (tracks 7–10, 15)
publisher:
Faber Music Ltd. (track 1)
Howard David Blake (track 1)
The Really Useful Group Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 8)
engineered at:
Finnvox Studios in Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland (2000-01 – 2000-03) (tracks 5–6, 12)
Tempputupa Studios (formerly Caverock Studios) in Kitee, Pohjois-Karjala, Finland (2000-01 – 2000-03) (tracks 5–6, 12)
mixed at:
Finnvox Studios in Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland (2000-04) (tracks 5–6, 12)
recorded at:
Finnvox Studios in Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland (2000-01 – 2000-03) (tracks 5–6, 12)
Tempputupa Studios (formerly Caverock Studios) in Kitee, Pohjois-Karjala, Finland (2000-01 – 2000-03) (tracks 5–6, 12)
has remixes:
cover recording of:
The Phantom of the Opera (Christine, The Phantom) (track 8)
Walking in the Air (1998) (track 1)
later translated versions:
Avaruus (track 1)
Uinuva aurinko (track 4)
在等一個晚上 (track 1)
later versions:
Spoka dziesma (track 8)
Walking on Glass (track 1)
part of:
The Phantom of the Opera (Andrew Lloyd Webber musical) (track 8)
The Snowman (film soundtrack) (track 1)
recording of:
A Return to the Sea (track 13)
Away (track 14)
Feel for You (track 7)
Forever Yours (track 15)
Lagoon (track 10)
Ocean Soul (track 9)
Sleepwalker (track 3)
Angels Fall First (1997-04 – 1997-05) (track 2)
Sleeping Sun (1998) (track 4)
Swanheart (1998) (track 11)
Dead Boy’s Poem (2000-01 – 2000-03) (track 5)
Deep Silent Complete (2000-01 – 2000-03) (track 6)
Two for Tragedy (2000-01 – 2000-03) (track 12)
referred to in medleys:
The Phantom of the Opera (arr. Sweeney for wind band) (track 8)