Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Prologue: a) The Time Telepathy Experiment - b) Overture - c) Ayreon's Quest
2 3:17
2 Act I "The Dawning": The Awareness: a) Premonition - b) Dreamtime (Words Become a Song) - c) The Awakening
3.5 6:36
3 Act I "The Dawning": Eyes of Time: a) Eyes of Time - b) Brainwaves
3 5:06
4 Act I "The Dawning": The Banishment: a) A New Dawn - b) The Gathering - c) The Accusation - d) The Banishment - e) Oblivion
3 11:08
5 Act II "King Arthur's Court": Ye Courtyard Minstrel Boy
3 2:46
6 Act II "King Arthur's Court": Sail Away to Avalon
3 4:02
7 Act II "King Arthur's Court": Nature's Dance
3 2:27
8 Act III "Visual Echoes": Computer-Reign (Game Over)
3 3:24
9 Act III "Visual Echoes": Waracle
3 6:44
10 Act III "Visual Echoes": Listen to the Waves
3 4:59
11 Act III "Visual Echoes": Magic Ride
3 3:36
12 Act IV "Merlin's Will and Ayreons Fate": Merlin's Will
4 3:21
13 Act IV "Merlin's Will and Ayreons Fate": The Charm of the Seer
4 4:11
14 Act IV "Merlin's Will and Ayreons Fate": Swan Song
3 2:44
15 Act IV "Merlin's Will and Ayreons Fate": Ayreon's Fate: a) Ayreon's Fate - b) Merlin's Prophecy - c) Epilogue
3 6:55

Credits

CD 1

bass guitar [bass]:
Arjen Lucassen (1994 – 1995) (tracks 2, 9–10, 12–13)
guitar [guitars]:
Arjen Lucassen (1994 – 1995) (tracks 1–15)
keyboard [keyboards]:
Arjen Lucassen (1994 – 1995) (tracks 1–15)
additional arranger:
Cleem Determeijer (track 4)
background vocals [backing vocals]:
Arjen Lucassen (1994 – 1995) (tracks 3–4, 6–7, 10–13)
composer:
Arjen Anthony Lucassen (tracks 1–15)
engineer:
Oscar Holleman (tracks 1–15)
guest Hammond organ [Hammond]:
Cleem Determeijer (1994 – 1995) (tracks 1–15)
guest drumset [drums]:
Ernst van Ee (1994 – 1995) (tracks 1–15)
guest bass guitar [bass]:
Jan Bijlsma (1994 – 1995) (track 11)
Jolanda Verduijn (1994 – 1995) (tracks 4, 6, 15)
Peter Vink (1994 – 1995) (tracks 3–4, 8)
guest vocoder:
Cleem Determeijer (1994 – 1995) (tracks 1–15)
guest mellotron:
Cleem Determeijer (1994 – 1995) (tracks 1–15)
guest Minimoog:
Cleem Determeijer (1994 – 1995) (tracks 1–15)
guest synthesizer [Oberheim]:
Cleem Determeijer (1994 – 1995) (tracks 1–15)
guest keyboard [keyboards]:
Cleem Determeijer (1994 – 1995) (tracks 1–15)
guest piano:
Cleem Determeijer (1994 – 1995) (tracks 1–15)
guest analog synthesizer [Juno]:
Cleem Determeijer (1994 – 1995) (tracks 1–15)
guest harpsichord:
Cleem Determeijer (1994 – 1995) (tracks 1–15)
guest alto flute:
Barry Hay (1994 – 1995) (track 6)
guest background vocals [backing vocals]:
Jolanda Verduijn (1994 – 1995) (track 13)
Mirjam van Doorn (1994 – 1995) (tracks 2–4, 6, 8–9, 11–12, 15)
René Merkelbach (1994 – 1995) (tracks 3–4, 6–7, 11–12)
Debby Schreuder (1994 – 1995) (tracks 2–4, 6, 8–9, 11–12, 15)
guest background vocals [backing vocals] and lead vocals:
Lucie Hillen (1994 – 1995) (track 13)
Ruud Houweling (1994 – 1995) (track 13)
guest lead vocals:
Mirjam van Doorn (1994 – 1995) (track 15)
Jay van Feggelen (1994 – 1995) (tracks 9, 15)
Leon Goewie (1994 – 1995) (tracks 12, 15)
Barry Hay (1994 – 1995) (track 6)
Jan-Chris de Koeijer (1994 – 1995) (track 4)
Ian Parry (1994 – 1995) (tracks 5, 8, 15)
Edward Reekers (1994 – 1995) (tracks 1–2, 15)
Debby Schreuder (1994 – 1995) (track 15)
Robert Soeterboek (1994 – 1995) (tracks 4, 15)
Lenny Wolf (1994 – 1995) (track 3)
lead vocals:
Arjen Lucassen (1994 – 1995) (tracks 7, 10–11)
lyricist:
Arjen Anthony Lucassen (tracks 1–4, 6–13, 15)
Ian Parry (track 5)
mixer:
Arjen Lucassen (1994 – 1995) (tracks 1–15)
Oscar Holleman (1994 – 1995) (tracks 1–15)
producer:
Oscar Holleman (tracks 1–15)
Arjen Anthony Lucassen (tracks 1–15)
mixed at:
RS 29 in Waalwijk, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands (1994 – 1995) (tracks 1–15)
recorded at:
RS 29 in Waalwijk, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands (1994 – 1995) (tracks 1–15)
edits:
parts:
The Accusation (track 4)
recording of:
Act III "Visual Echoes": Magic Ride (1994 – 1995) (track 11)
Act III "Visual Echoes": Waracle (1994 – 1995) (track 9)
Eyes of Time (1994 – 1995) (track 3)
Listen to the Waves (1994 – 1995) (track 10)
Prologue (1994 – 1995) (track 1)