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Loreena McKennitt - An Ancient Muse

Loreena McKennitt - An Ancient Muse

Performer: Loreena McKennitt
Title: An Ancient Muse
Style: Folk
Released: Nov 2006
Cat#: B0007920-02
Country: US
Label: Quinlan Road, Verve Records
Size MP3 version: 1839 mb
Size FLAC version: 2505 mb
Rating: 4.6
Votes: 911
Genre: Country

Loreena McKennitt - An Ancient Muse


Tracklist

1Sacred Shabbat3:59
2Incantation
Arranged By [String Arrangement] – John WelsmanCello – Carina Reeves, Roman BorysDrone [Vocal Drone] – Brian Hughes, Donald Quan, Marco Migliari, Steáfán Hannigan, Stuart BruceViola – Christopher Redfield, Daniel BlackmanViolin – Annalee Patipatanakoon, Bridget Hunt, Carol Lynn Fujino, Wendy Rose
2:35
3Beneath A Phrygian Sky
Arranged By [String Arrangement] – John WelsmanCello – Carina Reeves, Roman BorysDrone [Vocal Drone] – Brian Hughes, Donald Quan, Marco Migliari, Steáfán Hannigan, Stuart BruceDrums – Clive DeamerPercussion – Jason HannPiano – Loreena McKennittUilleann Pipes – Steáfán HanniganViola – Christopher Redfield, Daniel BlackmanViolin – Annalee Patipatanakoon, Bridget Hunt, Carol Lynn Fujino, Wendy Rose
9:32
4Never-Ending Road (Amhrán Duit)
Acoustic Bass – Andy PaskArranged By [String Arrangement] – Brian GascoigneCello – Natasha KraemerUilleann Pipes – Steáfán HanniganViola – Louise Hogan, Malgorzata ZiemkiewiczViolin – George Crawford
5:54
5Caravanserai
Accordion – Loreena McKennittBouzouki [Greek] – Georgios KontogiannisCrotales [Krotala] – Andreas Papas, Evangelos Karipis, Petros KourtisEnsemble – KrotalaHurdy Gurdy – Nigel Eaton
7:36
6The English Ladye And The Knight
Arranged By [Choral And Viol Da Gamba Arrangements] – Brian GascoigneChoir – Ensemble Plus Ultra, Choristers Of Westminster AbbeyEnsemble – FretworkHarp – Loreena McKennittViola da Gamba [Bass Viol Da Gamba, Fretwork] – Richard Boothby, William HuntViola da Gamba [Tenor Viol Da Gamba, Fretwork] – Asako Morikawa, Susanna PellViola da Gamba [Treble Viol Da Gamba, Fretwork] – Richard CampbellVocals [Choristers Of Westminster Abbey] – Alexander Pott, Elliot Thompson , Nicholas Morris Vocals [Ensemble Plus Ultra] – Charles Pott, David Martin , Julian Empett, Lawrence Wallington, Thomas Hobbs, Warren Trevelyan-Jones
6:49
7Kecharitomene
Acoustic Bass – Charlie JonesDrums – Manu KatchéHurdy Gurdy – Ben Grossman, Nigel EatonPercussion – Hossam Ramzay, Loreena McKennitt, Stuart BruceTabla, Udu – Ed Hanley
6:34
8Penelope's Song
Acoustic Bass – Charlie JonesNyckelharpa – Annbjørg Lien
4:21
9The Gates Of Istanbul
Bouzouki [Greek] – Georgios KontogiannisCrotales [Krotala] – Andreas Papas, Evangelos Karipis, Petros KourtisEnsemble – KrotalaPercussion – Hossam Ramzay
6:59

Versions

CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
B0007920-02Loreena McKennitt An Ancient Muse ‎(CD, Album, Enh)Quinlan RoadB0007920-02ArgentinaUnknown
B0007920-02Loreena McKennitt An Ancient Muse ‎(CD, Album, Enh, EDC)Quinlan Road, Verve RecordsB0007920-02US2006
QRLP109Loreena McKennitt An Ancient Muse ‎(LP, Album, Ltd, Num, RE, 180)Quinlan RoadQRLP109Canada2016
noneLoreena McKennitt An Ancient Muse ‎(CD, Advance, Album, Promo, TP)Quinlan RoadnoneCanada2006
0774213521095Loreena McKennitt An Ancient Muse ‎(CD, Album, Enh, Dig)Quinlan Road0774213521095Europe2006

Credits

  • BassTim Landers (tracks: 2, 3, 8)
  • Bouzouki [Celtic]Brian Hughes (tracks: 2, 3, 5, 8)
  • CelloCaroline Lavelle (tracks: 2, 3, 5 to 9)
  • Clarinet [Turkish]Steáfán Hannigan (tracks: 1, 5, 8)
  • Classical Guitar [Nylon String Guitar]Brian Hughes (tracks: 5, 8, 9)
  • Design [Creative Feats Inc.]Heidi Holdsworth
  • DrumsTal Bergman (tracks: 2, 3)
  • Electric Guitar, Guitar SynthesizerBrian Hughes (tracks: 1 to 3, 5, 8, 9)
  • Engineer [Additional Assistant Engineering And Protools Operators]Casey Lewis, Claire Lewis, Dominic Monks, Ed Wooley, Gordon Davidson, Jeremy Murphy, Joel Walsh , Lewis Jones, Paul Grady
  • Engineer [Assistant Engineer And Protools Operator]Marco Migliari
  • Engineer [Recording]Ben Findlay, Gabe Moffatt, Stuart Bruce
  • Engineer, Edited By [Additional Recording Engineering And Editing]Brian Hughes, Brian Nebin, Frank Wolf, Jeff Wolpert, Kevin Killen, Marco Migliari, Paul Klingberg, Steve Pelluet, Steve Price , Kostas Kousoulos, Kostas Mouroulis
  • IllustrationAnge Zhang
  • KeyboardsLoreena McKennitt
  • Liner NotesLM
  • Liner Notes [Translations]Ann Reynolds, Claude Fortin, Dafni Viorre, Omnicom , Selina Stewart
  • Lyre [Lyra]Sokratis Sinopoulos (tracks: 2, 3, 7, 8)
  • Lyrics ByLoreena McKennitt (tracks: 2, 3, 6, 8, 9), Sir Walter Scott (tracks: 4)
  • Mastered ByBob Ludwig
  • Mixed By [Mixing Engineer]Stuart Bruce
  • Music ByLoreena McKennitt
  • OudBrian Hughes (tracks: 2, 3, 5), Haig Yazdjian (tracks: 2, 3, 5 to 7)
  • PercussionRick Lazar (tracks: 1, 5, 8), Tal Bergman (tracks: 5, 8)
  • Photography ByAnn Cutting, Demetris Koilalous
  • ProducerLoreena McKennitt
  • Producer [Assistant Producer]Brian Hughes
  • Producer [Production Assistance By]Donald Quan
  • ViolaDonald Quan (tracks: 1 to 3, 5, 6, 8, 9)
  • ViolinHugh Marsh (tracks: 2, 5, 6)
  • VocalsLoreena McKennitt (tracks: 1 to 4, 6, 8, 9)
  • Zither [Kanoun]Panos Dimitrakopoulos (tracks: 2, 3, 5, 7, 9)
  • BassTim Landers (tracks: 2, 3, 8)
  • Bouzouki [Celtic]Brian Hughes (tracks: 2, 3, 5, 8)
  • CelloCaroline Lavelle (tracks: 2, 3, 5 to 9)
  • Clarinet [Turkish]Steáfán Hannigan (tracks: 1, 5, 8)
  • Classical Guitar [Nylon String Guitar]Brian Hughes (tracks: 5, 8, 9)
  • Design [Creative Feats Inc.]Heidi Holdsworth
  • DrumsTal Bergman (tracks: 2, 3)
  • Electric Guitar, Guitar SynthesizerBrian Hughes (tracks: 1 to 3, 5, 8, 9)
  • Engineer [Additional Assistant Engineering And Protools Operators]Casey Lewis, Claire Lewis, Dominic Monks, Ed Wooley, Gordon Davidson, Jeremy Murphy, Joel Walsh , Lewis Jones, Paul Grady
  • Engineer [Assistant Engineer And Protools Operator]Marco Migliari
  • Engineer [Recording]Ben Findlay, Gabe Moffatt, Stuart Bruce
  • Engineer, Edited By [Additional Recording Engineering And Editing]Brian Hughes, Brian Nebin, Frank Wolf, Jeff Wolpert, Kevin Killen, Marco Migliari, Paul Klingberg, Steve Pelluet, Steve Price , Kostas Kousoulos, Kostas Mouroulis
  • IllustrationAnge Zhang
  • KeyboardsLoreena McKennitt
  • Liner NotesLM
  • Liner Notes [Translations]Ann Reynolds, Claude Fortin, Dafni Viorre, Omnicom , Selina Stewart
  • Lyre [Lyra]Sokratis Sinopoulos (tracks: 2, 3, 7, 8)
  • Lyrics ByLoreena McKennitt (tracks: 2, 3, 6, 8, 9), Sir Walter Scott (tracks: 4)
  • Mastered ByBob Ludwig
  • Mixed By [Mixing Engineer]Stuart Bruce
  • Music ByLoreena McKennitt
  • OudBrian Hughes (tracks: 2, 3, 5), Haig Yazdjian (tracks: 2, 3, 5 to 7)
  • PercussionRick Lazar (tracks: 1, 5, 8), Tal Bergman (tracks: 5, 8)
  • Photography ByAnn Cutting, Demetris Koilalous
  • ProducerLoreena McKennitt
  • Producer [Assistant Producer]Brian Hughes
  • Producer [Production Assistance By]Donald Quan
  • ViolaDonald Quan (tracks: 1 to 3, 5, 6, 8, 9)
  • ViolinHugh Marsh (tracks: 2, 5, 6)
  • VocalsLoreena McKennitt (tracks: 1 to 4, 6, 8, 9)
  • Zither [Kanoun]Panos Dimitrakopoulos (tracks: 2, 3, 5, 7, 9)

Notes

Digipak. Features a 24 page booklet with lyrics in English and French.

The CD is enhanced with a Macromedia Projector application that links to Loreena McKennitt's website.

℗ & © 2006 Quinlan Road Limited. Manufactured and marketed by The Verve Music Group, A Division of UMG Recordings, Inc., 1755 Broadway, New York, New York 10019. Distributed by Universal Music Distribution.

Recorded and mixed at: Real World Studios, Box, England

Mastered at Gateway Mastering Studios, Inc., Portland, ME

Additional recording and editing at:
Angel Studios, London, England
Cantini Music, Athens, Greece
Firehouse Studios, Pasadena, California
Kick Studio, Toronto, Ontario
Lansdowne Studios, London, England
NRG Recording, North Hollywood, California
Q Music, Toronto, Ontario
XM Studios, Jazz at Lincoln Center, New York, New YorkDigipak. Features a 24 page booklet with lyrics in English and French.

The CD is enhanced with a Macromedia Projector application that links to Loreena McKennitt's website.

℗ & © 2006 Quinlan Road Limited. Manufactured and marketed by The Verve Music Group, A Division of UMG Recordings, Inc., 1755 Broadway, New York, New York 10019. Distributed by Universal Music Distribution.

Recorded and mixed at: Real World Studios, Box, England

Mastered at Gateway Mastering Studios, Inc., Portland, ME

Additional recording and editing at:
Angel Studios, London, England
Cantini Music, Athens, Greece
Firehouse Studios, Pasadena, California
Kick Studio, Toronto, Ontario
Lansdowne Studios, London, England
NRG Recording, North Hollywood, California
Q Music, Toronto, Ontario
XM Studios, Jazz at Lincoln Center, New York, New York

Barcodes

  • Barcode: 7 74213 12109 7
  • Matrix / Runout: B00 079 2002 [email protected]
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI L006
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 0340
  • Matrix / Runout (mould etchings): MADE IN USA BY UML

Companies

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Quinlan Road Limited
  • Copyright (c) – Quinlan Road Limited
  • Manufactured By – The Verve Music Group
  • Marketed By – The Verve Music Group
  • Distributed By – Universal Music Distribution
  • Recorded At – Real World Studios
  • Recorded At – Angel Studios
  • Recorded At – Cantini Music
  • Recorded At – Firehouse Studios
  • Recorded At – Kick Studio
  • Recorded At – Lansdowne Studios
  • Recorded At – NRG Studios
  • Recorded At – Q Music, Toronto
  • Recorded At – XM Studios
  • Mixed At – Real World Studios
  • Mastered At – Gateway Mastering

Video

Album

An Ancient Muse Loreena McKennitt. The English Ladye and The Knight 5. Incantation, 02:35. Tracklist: 1. Ever-mindful of the weight of history behind us that allows us to draw lessons from its ancient voice, I have not wavered in my conviction that we are a culmination of our collective histories and that there should be more to bind us together than tear us apart. An Ancient Muse is eclectic celtic - singercomposer Loreena McKennitt's highly-anticipated first new studio recording in nine years. Sacred Shabbat, 04:00. Ее долгожданное возвращение разыгрывается в эфемерно красивых, утонченных декорациях альбома An Ancient Muse, наполненного эхом разных культур, исторических эпох и музыкальных традиций. An Ancient Muse may break little new ground for McKennitt, but it won't disappoint longtime fans. Loreena Isabel Irene McKennitt, CM OM born February 17, 1957 in Morden, Manitoba, Canada is a Canadian musician, composer, harpist, accordionist, and pianist who writes, records and performs world music with Celtic and Middle Eastern themes. An Ancient Muse is eclectic celtic - singercomposer Loreena McKennitt's highly-anticipated first new studio recording in nine years. The Gates of İstanbul 3. An Ancient Muse may break little new ground for McKennitt, but it won't disappoint longtime fans. She is self-managed, self-produced and head of her own record label - Quinlan Road. Listen album. It was her first studio album after a 9-year gap. Album 2006 10 Songs. It has sold over a half a million copies worldwide since its release. It's been nearly a decade since Loreena McKennitt's last studio album, The Book of Secrets, but An Ancient Muse picks up the caravan exactly where she left off on her mystical journey through the cultures of the Middle East and northern Sahara. To favorites 5 Download album. Посмотреть сведения об участниках альбома, рецензии, композиции и приобрести альбом 2006 CD от An Ancient Muse на free to Loreena McKennitt An Ancient Muse Incantation, The Gates of Istanbul and more. An Ancient Muse, 2013. Loreena McKennitt - An Ancient Muse 2006. The English Ladye and the Knight, 06:48. Kecharitomene 6. Taking up where her previous work left off, McKennitt fuses the melodic sensibility of Celtic Balladry with musical traditions from Greece, Turkey, Spain, and beyond. Лишь через семь лет певица смогла снова взяться за работу. Loreenas notes on the songs of An Ancient Muse: Introduction. McKennitt's records this is her first set of new material since 1997's Book of Secrets tend to play like independent soundtracks to National Geographic documentaries - kind of like a more ornate, expensive version of Dead Can Dance. The Gates of Istanbul, 06:59. The first stepping stone on this journey of discovery was my exploration of the Celts and their history, and the many roads leading off from theirs, both historically and geographically. Loreena McKennitt. Sacred Ancient Muse is the seventh full-length studio album of the Canadian singer, songwriter, accordionist, harpist, and pianist, Loreena McKennitt. Penelope's Song 7. 9 tracks 52:36. Kecharitomene, 06:34. Caravanserai, 07:35. Caravanserai 4. It's been nearly a decade since Loreena McKennitt's last studio album, The Book of Secrets, but An Ancient Muse picks up the caravan exactly where she left off on her mystical journey through the cultures of the Middle East and northern Sahara. McKennitt's records this is her first set of new material since 1997's Book of Secrets tend to play like independent soundtracks to National Geographic documentaries - kind of like a more ornate, expensive version of Dead Can Dance. İncantation 2. Nor have I ceased to hope that in striving toward harmonious, integrated diversity, we will be guided by collective beliefs that will be life affirming at their core. It was released on November 20, 2006 internationally, and November 21, 2006 in the United States and Canada. В 99-м году МакКеннитт подготовила концертник по материалам последнего тура, после чего практически исчезла из шоу-бизнеса, очень редко появляясь на публике и участвуя только в благотворительных акциях. Penelope's Song 7