Progarchives, the progressive rock ultimate discography


Anthony Phillips

Symphonic Prog

From, the ultimate progressive rock music website

Anthony Phillips Soundscapes - An Anthology album cover
3.88 | 7 ratings | 1 reviews | 0% 5 stars

Write a review
from partners
Boxset/Compilation, released in 2003

Songs / Tracks Listing

Disc 1:
1. Bleak House (from Sides)
2. Tregenna Afternoons (from Private Parts & Pieces)
3. Lucy: An Illusion (from Back To The Pavilion)
4. Old Wives Tale (from Antiques)
5. The Women Were Watching (from Invisible Men)
6. Dawn Over The Lake (from A Catch At The Tables) (als "Heart Of Darkness" gelistet)
7. Bubble And Squeak (from Slow Waves, Soft Stars)
8. 8. The Anthem From Tarka (from Tarka)
9. Slow Dance (single demo) (from Archive Collection Vol. 1)

Disc 2:
1. Land of Dragons Suite Pt. 1 (from Finger Painting)
2. Boulevard of Fallen Leaves (from Finger Painting) (als "Sail The World" gelistet)
3. Cathedral Woods (from New England)
4. Reaper (from Living Room Concert)
5. Exile (from The Sky Road)
6. Chinese Walls (from Dragonfly Dreams)
7. She'll Be Waiting (from Dragonfly Dreams)
8. Turtle Race (from Time & Tide)
9. Fiesta del Charangos (from Time & Tide)
10. Passepied (from Soirée)


Search ANTHONY PHILLIPS Soundscapes - An Anthology lyrics

Music tabs (tablatures)

Search ANTHONY PHILLIPS Soundscapes - An Anthology tabs

Line-up / Musicians

- Anthony Phillips / guitars, keyboards, vocals
- various guest musicians

Releases information

2xCD Snapper Music SMDCD458 (2003)

Thanks to Matti for the addition
and to ProgLucky for the last updates
Edit this entry

ANTHONY PHILLIPS MP3, Free Download (music stream)

Open extended player in a new pop-up window | Random Playlist (50) | How to submit new MP3s

Buy ANTHONY PHILLIPS Soundscapes - An Anthology Music

No release results - showing artist results instead
Private Parts & Pieces V-VIIIPrivate Parts & Pieces V-VIII
Box set · Import
Cherry Red 2016
Audio CD$23.08
$23.07 (used)
Sides: 3cd/1dvd Deluxe Boxset EditionSides: 3cd/1dvd Deluxe Boxset Edition
Cherry Red 2016
Audio CD$19.98
$19.97 (used)
Slow DanceSlow Dance
Blueprint UK 2003
Audio CD$10.02
$7.91 (used)
Private Parts & Pieces I-IV: 5cd Deluxe ClamshellPrivate Parts & Pieces I-IV: 5cd Deluxe Clamshell
Imports 2015
Audio CD$23.54
$35.03 (used)
Import · Remastered
Cherry Red 2016
Audio CD$15.88
$15.88 (used)
Private Parts & Pieces 9: Dragonfly DrPrivate Parts & Pieces 9: Dragonfly Dr
Blueprint UK 2005
Audio CD$33.27
$4.79 (used)
The Geese & The GhostThe Geese & The Ghost
Esoteric Antenna 2015
Audio CD$17.77
$26.58 (used)
Blueprint UK 2005
Audio CD$13.75
$4.95 (used)
Wise After the Event: Deluxe EditionWise After the Event: Deluxe Edition
Cherry Red 2016
Audio CD$20.71
$20.70 (used)
Harvest of the Heart: DeluxeHarvest of the Heart: Deluxe
Imports 2014
Audio CD$35.49
$219.99 (used)

More places to buy ANTHONY PHILLIPS music online Buy ANTHONY PHILLIPS & Prog Rock Digital Music online:

ANTHONY PHILLIPS Soundscapes - An Anthology ratings distribution

(7 ratings)
Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music(0%)
Excellent addition to any prog rock music collection(57%)
Good, but non-essential (43%)
Collectors/fans only (0%)
Poor. Only for completionists (0%)

ANTHONY PHILLIPS Soundscapes - An Anthology reviews

Showing all collaborators reviews and last reviews preview | Show all reviews/ratings

Collaborators/Experts Reviews

Review by Matti
4 stars Anthony Phillips' CD's - especially his later works - tend to be hard to find in Finland. I managed to get this 2CD compilation, which has been released cheaply through Snapper Music. For the outlooks this is rather poor thing, I admit, but it's all very well compensated by the musical contents. The title Soundcapes hints that it's almost completely instrumental music and a good deal of it is originally composed for TV series or films. As most proggers more likely know his early albums such as Geese & the Ghost or Wise After the Event from the seventies, this set is a wonderful introduction to his later music. It demonstrates his respectable abilities as slightly classically orientated composer for various instruments and combos. His music is often very beautiful and emotional - without being too sentimental.

It starts with 'Bleak House', an ethearal Dickens-inspired ballad from Sides, his third album if I remember right. The other sung song (Ant sings himself on both) is 'The Women Were Watching', which comes nearest the regular 80's pop music, but is still pretty good song. These songs fit nicely among the various soundscapes, often with an atmosphere related to nature (wasn't Tarka a soundtrack for a film about an otter?). There are no bad tracks really. The same can't be said about e.g. Harvest of the Heart compilation from Private Parts & Pieces series. Naturally one would like to have more information of Phillips' discography, and perhaps less cheap-looking oufit alltogether, but it's the music that comes first anyway.

Latest members reviews

No review or rating for the moment | Submit a review

Post a review of ANTHONY PHILLIPS "Soundscapes - An Anthology"

You must be a forum member to post a review, please register here if you are not.


As a registered member (register here if not), you can post rating/reviews (& edit later), comments reviews and submit new albums.

You are not logged, please complete authentication before continuing (use forum credentials).

Forum user
Forum password

Copyright Prog Archives, All rights reserved. | Legal Notice | Privacy Policy | Advertise | RSS + syndications

Other sites in the MAC network: — jazz music reviews and archives | — metal music reviews and archives