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lyricist:Keith Reid
composer:Gary Brooker
Matthew Fisher (UK organist for Procol Harum/Prairie Madness, engineer)
publisher:Belsize Music Ltd.
Essex Music International Ltd.
Onward Music Ltd.
The Richmond Organization Éditions Essex (TRO)
Westminster Music Ltd.
sub-publisher:ティー・アール・オー・エセックス・ジャパン A事業部
SecondHandSongs:https://secondhandsongs.com/work/2110 [info]
Songfacts:https://www.songfacts.com/facts/procol-harum/a-whiter-shade-of-pale [info]
Wikidata:Q300620 [info]
later translated versions:Esse amor que eu não queria
Fahler als nur fahl
Merisairaat kasvot
Senza luce (Italian version)
later versions:Mijn gedachten
is based on:Kantate, BWV 156 “Ich steh mit einem Fuß im Grabe”: I. Sinfonia
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (Air on the G string)
arrangements:A Whiter Shade of Pale

Recordings

DateTitleAttributesArtistLength
recordings
1967A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum3:59
1967Les Orgues d'antancoverNicoletta4:09
1968-06-24 – 1968-06-25A Whiter Shade of PalecoverLouis Van Dyke3:57
1971-03-05A Whiter Shade of Pale (live, 1971-03-05: Fillmore West, San Francisco, CA, USA)cover and liveKing Curtis4:42
1971-03-06A Whiter Shade of Pale (live, 1971-03-06: Fillmore West, San Francisco, CA, USA)cover and liveKing Curtis4:56
1971-03-07A Whiter Shade of Pale (live, 1971-03-07: Fillmore West, San Francisco, CA, USA)cover and liveKing Curtis5:19
1976-10-15 – 1976-10-16A Whiter Shade of Palecover and instrumentalLondon Symphony Orchestra3:53
1978-08-25A Whiter Shade of Pale (live, 1978‐08‐25: University Great Hall, Lancaster, UK)cover and livePeter Gabriel?:??
1978-10-31A Whiter Shade of Punk (live, 1978‐10‐31: Paradise Rock Club, Boston, MA, USA)cover and livePeter Gabriel5:09
1981-05-02A Whiter Shade of Pale (live, 1981-05-02: Rainbow Music Hall, Denver, US)cover and liveJoe Cocker6:01
1983-12-09A Whiter Shade of Pale (live, 1983-12-09: CIHE, Chelmsford, UK)cover and liveNitzer Ebb2:09
1984Whiter Shade of Pale / Like a Rolling Stone (live in 1984)liveThin Lizzy, Phil Lynott & Grand Slam5:34
1988-09-22A Whiter Shade of Palecover and liveThe Gadd Gang5:37
1989A Whiter Shade of PalecoverJustin Hayward with Mike Batt & the London Philharmonic Orchestra4:28
1990-08-18Whiter Shade of Pale (live, 1990-08-18: Home Farm, Cropredy, UK)liveFairport Convention feat. Gary Brooker7:21
1998A Whiter Shade of Pale (live, 1998: California)liveKeith Emerson, Glenn Hughes & Marc Bonilla5:40
2001-12-14A Whiter Shade of Pale (live, 2001‐12‐14: Sala Kongresowa, Warsaw, Poland)liveProcol Harum?:??
2003-12-13A Whiter Shade of Pale (live, 2003-12-13: Philipshalle, Düsseldorf, Germany)liveDoro?:??
2006-06-17A Whiter Shade of Pale (live, 2006-06-17: The Basement, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia)cover and liveGlenn Hughes4:15
2006-10-21A Whiter Shade of Pale (live, 2006-10-21: Eddie’s Attic, Atlanta, GA, USA)cover and liveBrian Vander Ark4:52
2007-11-29A Whiter Shade of Pale (live, 2007‐11‐29: Pala Ruffini, Turin, Italy)liveProcol Harum6:31
2008A Whiter Shade of Pale (live, 2008: Southpaw, Brooklyn, NY, USA)cover and liveVic Ruggiero3:37
2008White Shade of Pale (青い影)coverVic Ruggiero3:24
2009-09-20A Whiter Shade of Pale (live, 2009-09-20: Ledreborg Castle, Zealand Island, Denmark)liveProcol Harum6:54
2012-01-02A Whiter Shade of Pale (live, 2012-01-02: Hafenklang, Hamburg, Germany)cover and liveVic Ruggiero3:45
2012A Whiter Shade of Pale (live, 2012)liveProcol Harum5:52
2014-04-28A Whiter Shade of Palecover and liveBilly Joel3:58
2014-05-30A Whiter Shade of Palecover and liveDave Matthews Band5:28
2016-07-15A Whiter Shade of Palecover and liveRockklassiker Freising?:??
2016A Whiter Shade of Palecover and liveThe Best of Britain4:21
2024-01-12 – 2024-01-14A Whiter Shade Of Palecover and instrumentalSven-Ingvart Mikkelsen2:58
A White Shade of PaleProcol Harum4:03
A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum3:51
A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum4:03
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverMajor Dundee Band?:??
A Whiter Shade of Palecover and instrumental101 Strings2:26
A Whiter Shade of Palecover and instrumental101 Strings Orchestra2:41
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverThe Gentlemen of St John’s3:36
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverPholhas4:19
A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum4:00
A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum?:??
A Whiter Shade of Palecover, instrumental and partial[unknown]1:11
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverDoro3:49
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverHalie Loren4:43
A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum?:??
A Whiter Shade of Palecover and livePholhas4:02
A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum?:??
A Whiter Shade of Pale (mono)Procol Harum4:02
A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum4:06
A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum?:??
A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum4:00
A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum4:06
A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum4:09
A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum4:05
A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum?:??
A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum?:??
A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum4:09
A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum3:54
A Whiter Shade of Palecover綾戸智恵6:03
A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum?:??
A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum?:??
A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum4:03
A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum4:09
A Whiter Shade of Palecover綾戸智恵6:04
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverSarah Brightman3:58
A Whiter Shade of PaleRobert Bonfiglio3:01
A Whiter Shade of Palecover and instrumentalRoyal Philharmonic Orchestra4:35
A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum?:??
A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum4:02
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverRoy Drusky3:45
A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum4:05
A Whiter Shade of PaleThe Prog Collective4:33
A Whiter Shade of Palecover and instrumentalGabriella Quevedo3:36
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverJimmy Cliff?:??
A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum4:05
A Whiter Shade of PaleMariano Moreno2:52
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverPercy Sledge4:53
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverPercy Sledge3:42
A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum4:03
A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum4:06
A Whiter Shade of Pale (single)Procol Harum4:08
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverRhye3:28
A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum?:??
A Whiter Shade of Palecover and instrumental[unknown]3:21
A Whiter Shade of PaleliveProcol Harum7:17
A Whiter Shade of PaleliveProcol Harum7:35
A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum?:??
A Whiter Shade of Pale (video)coverAnnie Lennox5:20
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverAnnie Lennox4:56
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverAnnie Lennox?:??
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverAnnie Lennox5:17
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverAnnie Lennox4:26
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverK‐Bird3:14
A Whiter Shade of Palecover and instrumental[unknown]?:??
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverJohnny Rivers5:30
A Whiter Shade of Palecover and instrumentalJason McQ3:33
A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum4:02
A Whiter Shade of Palecover and instrumental[unknown]2:53
A Whiter Shade of PaleliveGary Brooker4:58
A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum4:03
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