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Boxset/Compilation, released in 2006

Songs / Tracks Listing

Disc 1 - Open Your Eyes

Disc 2 - The Ladder (includes Homeworld preview)

Disc 3 - Magnification

Disc 4 - Talk (includes 2002 bonus track)

Disc 5 - single CD version of Live at Montreux 2003


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Line-up / Musicians

Jon Anderson: Vocals on all discs.
Chris Squire: Bass on all discs.
Steve Howe: Guitar on discs 1, 2, 3, and 5.
Trevor Rabin: Guitar, backing vocals, keyboards, and string arrangements on disc 4.
Tony Kaye: Hammond organ on disc 4.
Rick Wakeman: Keyboards on disc 5.
Igor Khoroshev: Keyboards on disc 2.
Billy Sherwood: Guitar and keyboards on discs 1 and 2.
Alan White: Drums on all discs.


Steve Porcaro: Keyboards on disc 1 track 2.
Larry Groupé: Orchestra conductor on disc 3.

Releases information

Audio CD (6 Nov 2006)
Number of Discs: 5
Format: Box set
Label: Eagle

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