REB 553 In search of the Trojan war by Various

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Release details

Catalogue numberREB 553
TitleIn search of the Trojan war
Cover conditionVery Good Plus
Record conditionNear mint
BBC records label codeE
Item deleted?Yes
Distributed / printed byPRT RECORDS (Sales) LTD
Country of originUK UK flag
Media typePrimary
Media genreDocumentaries
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Run-off codes / Shop bar codesREB 553 A1 PAG
REB 553 B1 I PAG
Lacquer cut at and byP.R. Records Limited or Adrenalin - Peter Lawrence. Information provided by Discogs website.
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What type of seller was used?Physical shop
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Below is a list of tracks for this release.
Side & trackTrack and ArtistLength
A1The trojan theme
A3The journey to war
A5The trojan theme
B1Great railway journeys - Helen's song
B2Sea people
B3Nesas waspas
B4The hittites
B5Boy on a bicycle
B6Maji mengi (Deep water everywhere)
B7Leaving kinshasa
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Extra notes on cover, middle (gatefold sleeve) and any inserts


Guitar David Pash (tracks: A2, A3)
Panpipes, Tabla, Flute [Bamboo] Terry Oldfield (tracks: B4)
Alison Barlow (tracks: A1, A3, B1, B4)
BBC Northern Singers (tracks: A5, A6)
Gordon Pullin (tracks: A1, A3)
Terry Oldfield (tracks: B3)

Engineered by

David Fleming Williams
John Dickinson
Ken Wheeler

Mixed by

Ted De Bono

Written by

Terry Oldfield

Sleeve designed by

Mario Moscardini

Sleeve notes by

Michael Wood

Produced by

Terry Oldfield

Recorded at Movement Audio Visual Studio, Taunton and BBC Manchester.
Gatefold sleeve

Other versions

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ZCF 553In search of the Trojan war

Further information

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