Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Something’s Coming
7:07
2 Survival
6:18
3 Every Little Thing
5:42
4 Then (BBC session)
4:19
5 Everydays (BBC session)
4:09
6 Sweet Dreams
3:49
7 No Opportunity Necessary, No Experience Needed
4:49
8 Time and a Word
4:31
9 Starship Trooper: a. Life Seeker / b. Disillusion / c. Würm
9:25
10 Yours Is No Disgrace
4.5 9:41
11 I’ve Seen All Good People: a. Your Move / b. All Good People
4 6:53
12 Long Distance Runaround
4.5 3:30
13 The Fish (Schindleria Præmaturus)
2:37
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Roundabout
4.65 8:31
2 Heart of the Sunrise
10:31
3 America
4:03
4 Close to the Edge: The Solid Time of Change / Total Mass Retain / I Get Up I Get Down / Seasons of Man
18:34
5 Ritual-nous sommes du soleil
5 21:33
6 Sound Chaser
9:23
CD 3
# Title Rating Length
1 Soon (single edit)
4:06
2 Amazing Grace
2:31
3 Vevey, Part One
1:07
4 Wonderous Stories
4.5 3:45
5 Awaken
5 15:34
6 Montreux’s Theme
2:26
7 Vevey, Part Two
0:57
8 Going for the One
4 5:32
9 Money
3:12
10 Abilene
3:55
11 Don’t Kill the Whale
3:55
12 On the Silent Wings of Freedom
7:45
13 Does It Really Happen?
6:34
14 Tempus Fugit
5:14
15 Run With the Fox
4:09
16 I’m Down
2:31
CD 4
# Title Rating Length
1 Make It Easy
6:08
2 It Can Happen
4 6:01
3 Owner of a Lonely Heart
4.25 4:27
4 Hold On
5:15
5 Shoot High Aim Low
7:00
6 Rhythm of Love
4:46
7 Love Will Find a Way
4:49
8 Changes (live)
7:34
9 And You and I (live): Cord of Life / Eclipse / The Preacher the Teacher / Apocalypse
10:49
10 Heart of the Sunrise (live)
10:50
11 Love Conquers All
4:57

Credits

CD 1

bass guitar:
Chris Squire (tracks 2, 8, 12)
drums:
Bill Bruford (tracks 2, 8, 12)
guitar:
Peter Banks (guitarist) (tracks 2, 8)
Steve Howe (track 12)
keyboard:
Tony Kaye (tracks 2, 8)
Rick Wakeman (track 12)
composer:
Jon Anderson (Yes/Jon & Vangelis) (tracks 2, 4, 9, 12)
Leonard Bernstein (track 1)
Steve Howe (track 9)
Chris Squire (tracks 9, 13)
Richie Havens (track 7)
Stephen Stills (track 5)
engineer:
Gerald Chevin (track 2)
Eddy Offord (tracks 8, 10–12)
guest recorder:
Colin Goldring (track 11)
lead vocals:
Jon Anderson (Yes/Jon & Vangelis) (tracks 2, 8, 12)
lyricist:
Jon Anderson (Yes/Jon & Vangelis) (tracks 2, 4, 9)
Chris Squire (track 9)
Richie Havens (track 7)
Stephen Sondheim (track 1)
Stephen Stills (track 5)
orchestrator:
Tony Cox (US producer/keyboardist) (track 8)
producer:
Paul Clay (tracks 1–2)
Tony Colton (track 8)
Yes (British progressive rock band) (tracks 1–2, 10–12)
Eddy Offord (tracks 10–12)
writer:
Jon Anderson (Yes/Jon & Vangelis) (tracks 6, 8, 10–11)
Bill Bruford (track 10)
David Foster (bassist, played in Badger) (tracks 6, 8)
Steve Howe (track 10)
Tony Kaye (track 10)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 3)
Paul McCartney (track 3)
Chris Squire (tracks 10–11)
publisher:
Chappell Music (track 1)
Cotillion Music Inc. (tracks 2, 8–9, 11–12)
Yessongs Ltd. (tracks 2, 8–9, 11–12)
Topographic Music, Ltd. (1970) (track 8)
recorded at:
Advision Studios in London, England, United Kingdom (1969 – 1970) (track 8)
Advision Studios in London, England, United Kingdom (1971-08 – 1971-09) (track 12)
mash-ups:
Goodbye by Neil Cicierega (track 11)
Piss by Neil Cicierega (track 11)
cover recording of:
Every Little Thing (track 3)
West Side Story: Something’s Coming (Tony) (1970) (track 1)
part of:
West Side Story (track 1)
parts:
Life Seeker (track 9)
Disillusion (track 9)
Würm (track 9)
recording of:
Everydays (track 5)
Starship Trooper (track 9)
Survival (track 2)
Sweet Dreams (track 6)
Time and a Word (track 8)
Yours Is No Disgrace (1970) (track 10)
Then (1970-01-19) (track 4)
referred to in medleys:
Beatles Medley (Stars on 45) (track 3)
West Side Story (Peter Riese arrangement) (track 1)

CD 2

bass guitar:
Chris Squire (track 1)
drums:
Bill Bruford (track 1)
guitar:
Steve Howe (track 1)
keyboard:
Rick Wakeman (track 1)
composer:
Rick Wakeman (track 5)
Jon Anderson (Yes/Jon & Vangelis) (tracks 5–6)
Steve Howe (tracks 5–6)
Patrick Moraz (track 6)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (track 3)
Chris Squire (tracks 5–6)
Alan White (Yes drummer) (tracks 5–6)
engineer:
Eddy Offord (track 1)
lead vocals:
Jon Anderson (Yes/Jon & Vangelis) (track 1)
lyricist:
Jon Anderson (Yes/Jon & Vangelis) (tracks 5–6)
Steve Howe (tracks 5–6)
Patrick Moraz (track 6)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (track 3)
Chris Squire (track 6)
Alan White (Yes drummer) (track 6)
producer:
Eddy Offord (tracks 1–2, 5)
Yes (British progressive rock band) (tracks 1–2, 5)
writer:
Bill Bruford (track 2)
Jon Anderson (Yes/Jon & Vangelis) (tracks 1–2, 4)
Steve Howe (tracks 1, 4)
Chris Squire (track 2)
phonographic copyright by:
Atlantic Recording Corporation (not for release label use! copyrights holder, distributor within the US) (1973) (track 5)
publisher:
Paul Simon Music (track 3)
Yessongs Ltd. (track 1)
Topographic Music, Ltd. (1973) (track 5)
Topographic Music, Ltd. (1974) (track 6)
recorded at:
Advision Studios in London, England, United Kingdom (1971-09) (track 1)
Morgan Studios (Morgan Sound Studios) in London, England, United Kingdom (1973) (track 5)
edits:
Roundabout (single edit) by Yes (track 1)
cover recording of:
America (track 3)
parts:
recording of:
Close to the Edge (track 4)
Sound Chaser (track 6)
Roundabout (1971-09) (track 1)

CD 3

acoustic guitar:
Steve Howe (1976 – 1977) (track 5)
bass guitar:
Chris Squire (tracks 1, 14)
Chris Squire (1976 – 1977) (tracks 4–5, 8)
drums:
Alan White (Yes drummer) (tracks 1, 14)
Alan White (Yes drummer) (1976 – 1977) (track 8)
drums and percussion:
Alan White (Yes drummer) (1976 – 1977) (track 4)
drums and tuned percussion:
Alan White (Yes drummer) (1976 – 1977) (track 5)
pedal steel guitar:
Steve Howe (1976 – 1977) (track 5)
organ [church organ]:
Rick Wakeman (1976 – 1977) (track 5)
guitar:
Steve Howe (track 1)
electric guitar:
Steve Howe (1976 – 1977) (track 5)
electric guitar [Fender Stratocaster]:
Steve Howe (track 14)
electric guitar and Portuguese guitar [Vachalia]:
Steve Howe (1976 – 1977) (track 4)
percussion:
Alan White (Yes drummer) (track 14)
steel guitar:
Steve Howe (1976 – 1977) (track 8)
keyboard:
Geoff Downes (track 14)
Patrick Moraz (track 1)
Rick Wakeman (1976 – 1977) (track 5)
keyboard [electric keyboards] and piano:
Rick Wakeman (1976 – 1977) (track 8)
Moog [Polymoog]:
Rick Wakeman (1976 – 1977) (track 4)
harp:
Jon Anderson (Yes/Jon & Vangelis) (1976 – 1977) (track 5)
additional engineer:
George Chambers (Engineer & musician, The Chamber Brothers) (track 14)
arranger:
Yes (British progressive rock band) (track 14)
assistant engineer:
David Richards (Swiss-based producer and engineer) (tracks 4–5, 8)
background vocals:
Geoff Downes (track 14)
Steve Howe (track 14)
Chris Squire (track 14)
Alan White (Yes drummer) (track 14)
Steve Howe (1976 – 1977) (tracks 4–5, 8)
Chris Squire (1976 – 1977) (tracks 4–5, 8)
composer:
Jon Anderson (Yes/Jon & Vangelis) (tracks 1, 3–8)
Steve Howe (tracks 1, 5–6)
Patrick Moraz (track 1)
Chris Squire (tracks 1, 6)
Rick Wakeman (tracks 3, 7)
Alan White (Yes drummer) (tracks 1, 6)
engineer:
Eddie Offord (track 1)
Hugh Padgham (track 14)
John Timperley (tracks 4–5, 8)
executive producer:
Brian Lane (producer) (tracks 4–5, 8)
lead vocals:
Jon Anderson (Yes/Jon & Vangelis) (track 1)
Trevor Horn (track 14)
Jon Anderson (Yes/Jon & Vangelis) (1976 – 1977) (tracks 4–5, 8)
lyricist:
Jon Anderson (Yes/Jon & Vangelis) (tracks 1, 4–5, 8)
Steve Howe (tracks 1, 5)
Patrick Moraz (track 1)
Chris Squire (track 1)
Alan White (Yes drummer) (track 1)
producer:
Eddie Offord (tracks 1, 14)
Yes (British progressive rock band) (tracks 4–5, 8, 14)
writer:
Jon Anderson (Yes/Jon & Vangelis) (tracks 1, 9, 11–12)
Geoff Downes (tracks 13–14)
Trevor Horn (tracks 13–14)
Steve Howe (tracks 1, 10, 13–14)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 16)
Paul McCartney (track 16)
Patrick Moraz (track 1)
Chris Squire (tracks 1, 9, 11–14)
Rick Wakeman (track 9)
Alan White (Yes drummer) (tracks 1, 9, 13–14)
publisher:
Affirmative Music (track 1)
Topographic Music, Ltd. (1977) (tracks 4–5, 8)
Topographic Music, Ltd. (1978) (track 11)
Topographic Music, Ltd. (1980) (tracks 13–14)
mixed at:
recorded at:
Mountain Recording Studios in Montreux, Vaud, Switzerland (1976 – 1977) (tracks 4–5, 8)
St. Martins Church (Switzerland) in Vevey, Vaud, Switzerland (1976 – 1977) (track 5)
Roosevelt Stadium in Jersey City, New Jersey, United States (1976-06-17) (track 16)
live cover recording of:
I’m Down (1976-06-17) (track 16)
part of:
recording of:
Abilene (track 10)
Money (track 9)
Montreux’s Theme (track 6)
Soon (track 1)
Tempus Fugit (track 14)
Vevey (tracks 3, 7)
Awaken (1976 – 1977) (track 5)
Going for the One (1976 – 1977) (track 8)
Wonderous Stories (1976 – 1977) (track 4)
Don't Kill the Whale (1978) (track 11)

CD 4

bass guitar:
Chris Squire (track 6)
Chris Squire (1983) (track 3)
drums:
Alan White (Yes drummer) (track 6)
Alan White (Yes drummer) (1983) (track 3)
guitar:
Trevor Rabin (track 6)
Trevor Rabin (1983) (track 3)
harmonica:
James Zavala (US musician) (track 7)
keyboard:
Tony Kaye (track 6)
Tony Kaye (1983) (track 3)
composer:
Jon Anderson (Yes/Jon & Vangelis) (tracks 2, 4–6, 8)
Tony Kaye (tracks 5–6)
Trevor Rabin (tracks 2, 4–8)
Chris Squire (tracks 2, 4–6)
Alan White (Yes drummer) (tracks 5, 8)
engineer:
Trevor Rabin (track 6)
Paul De Villiers (track 6)
David Glover (track 6)
Allan Goldberg (track 6)
John Jacobs (UK producer/engineer) (track 6)
Gary Langan (track 3)
Paul Massey (track 6)
Dave Meegan (track 6)
lead vocals:
Jon Anderson (Yes/Jon & Vangelis) (track 6)
Jon Anderson (Yes/Jon & Vangelis) (1983) (track 3)
lyricist:
Trevor Rabin (track 7)
producer:
Trevor Horn (tracks 3, 6)
Trevor Rabin (track 6)
Yes (British progressive rock band) (tracks 1–2, 6)
Paul De Villiers (track 6)
writer:
Jon Anderson (Yes/Jon & Vangelis) (tracks 3, 9–10)
Bill Bruford (tracks 9–10)
Trevor Horn (track 3)
Steve Howe (track 9)
Trevor Rabin (tracks 1, 3)
Chris Squire (tracks 3, 9–10)
publisher:
Affirmative Music (tracks 3, 6)
recorded at:
AIR Studios (located at Oxford Street 1970–1991, Lyndhurst Hall 1991–present) in Hampstead, Camden, London, United Kingdom (track 6)
Sarm Studios in London, England, United Kingdom (1983) (track 3)
Lakewood Church Central Campus in Houston, Texas, United States (1988-02-19) (tracks 8–10)
mash-ups:
is the basis for:
live recording of:
Changes (1988-02-19) (track 8)
Heart of the Sunrise (1988-02-19) (track 10)
parts:
recording of:
Hold On (track 4)
It Can Happen (track 2)
Make It Easy (track 1)
Rhythm of Love (track 6)
Shoot High Aim Low (track 5)
Owner of a Lonely Heart (1983) (track 3)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Polkas (track 3)

Release Group

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Wikidata: Q835609 [info]
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