The Book of Iona

Iona 17 Disc Box Set featuring hours of unreleased material

$160.00

*Iona 17 Disc Box Set featuring hours of unreleased material *

This amazing 17 disc set, captures not only all the studio albums from Iona plus cd4 'Snowdonia' from Iona's original 'River Flows' box set, but also features almost the same amount of music again on a Companion Disk for each album. These companion discs, which Dave Bainbridge has personally overseen the assembly of rare and unreleased studio recordings, different mixes and original demo recordings from when the songs were first written. In addition, cd17, titled 'The Sound of Iona', consists of new recordings of many Iona songs, featuring contributions from all Iona band members from each era of the bands history plus a few special guests. Below is the provisional track listing to the "companion disks" and 'The Sound of Iona'. Additional tracks still being added at the time of writing., original demo recordings from when the songs were first written, plus new (mainly instrumental) recordings of many Iona songs featuring all Iona band members from each era of the bands history. Below is the provisional track listing to the "companion disks". Additional tracks still being added at the time of writing.

In addition to the extra audio content of the box, also included is:

24 page A4 Booklet (full of previously unseen photos of the band and recently written sleeve notes to accompany each disc) Signed and Numbered certificate Reproduction memorabilia, Reproduction publicity photos, Poster

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IONA COMPANION AUDIO DISK

1.Turning Tide Remastered from the original 2 track digital master tape 2.Flight of the Wild Goose Original demo 3.Flight of the Wild Goose Remastered from the original 2 track digital master tape 4.The Island Original demo 5.The Island Remastered from original 2 track digital master tape 6.White Sands Original demo 7.Dancing on the Wall Original demo 8.Dancing on the Wall Remastered from the original 2 track digital master tape 9.A Machair Remastered from the original 2 track digital master tape 10. Vision of Naran Original demo 11. Vision of Naran Remastered from the original 2 track digital master tape 12. Beijing Original demo 13. Beijing (2003 widescreen remix) Remix 14. Iona Original demo 15. Iona Remastered from original 2 track digital master tape 16. Trilogy Original studio demo 17. Here I Stand Alternate mix 18. Columcille Alternate mix 19. Looking from Mull Unreleased track demo

THE BOOK OF KELLS COMPANION AUDIO DISK

1.Kells Opening Theme Original demo 2.Revelation Original demo 3.Revelation Early version 4. Revelation Studio monitor mix 5.Man Vocal section 1 Original demo 6. Man Ac Gtr & Vocal section 1 Work in progress mix 7. Man Vocal section 2 Original demo 8. Man Vocal section 2 Work in progress mix 9. Chi-Rho 2 Work in progress mix 10. Mark the Lion Studio demo 11. Tree of Life Unreleased track/alternative version of 'Mark the Lion' 12. The River Flows Original demo 13.Virgin & Child Celtic Harp only studio mix 14. John the Eagle (originally titled ‘Hill of the Angels’) Original demo 15. Kells Theme Original demo 16. Kells Theme Jig! Original demo / unreleased version 17. Eternity - End Section New version 18. Warrior of the Wasteland Unreleased song, studio version 19.Lost Tribe Unreleased instrumental, demo 20. Dun I Unreleased instrumental, demo 21. Watching You Unreleased song, demo 22. Place of Kings Unreleased instrumental, demo 23. My Town Unreleased song, studio version 24. Hard Way to Learn Unreleased song, demo 25. Rèilig Odhrain Unreleased instrumental, demo

BEYOND THESE SHORES COMPANION AUDIO DISK Complete running order to be confirmed, but including:

  1. Prayer on the Mountain Original demo
  2. Treasure Early demo
  3. Treasure Rehearsal/writing session recording
  4. Prayer on the Mountain/Brendan’s Voyage Demo /4. Brendan’s Voyage Original demo
  5. Edge 5/4 outro Rehearsal run through
  6. Today Early demo
  7. View of the Islands 1 Original demo
  8. View of the Islands 2 Newer demo
  9. Bird of Heaven Intro Original demo
  10. Bird of Heaven Alternative vocal section
  11. Bird of Heaven Nick’s 11/8 Stick Riff - original demo
  12. Bird of Heaven Dave’s original demo
  13. Bird of Heaven 2007 remix (remastered)
  14. Machrie Moor Solo Celtic harp studio mix.
  15. Healing End section 1 Early studio version
  16. Healing End section 2 Rehearsal version
  17. Burning Like Fire Rehearsal version
  18. Adrift Original demo
  19. Beachy Head Rehearsal version
  20. Murlough Bay Original demo
  21. Brendan’s Return Dave's original demo
  22. Dave & Mike keys/sax Unreleased instrumental - demo

JOURNEY INTO THE MORN COMPANION AUDIO DISK Complete running order to be confirmed, but including:

  1. Bi-Se Pt1 Dave original demo
  2. Irish Day 1 Rehearsal/writing session version
  3. Irish Day 2 Rehearsal/writing session version
  4. Irish Day 3 Rehearsal/writing session version
  5. Irish Day 4 Rehearsal/writing session version
  6. Everything Changes Original, different, unreleased version, demo
  7. Inside My Heart Writing session version
  8. Encircling Dave's original demo
  9. Encircling 1 Acoustic Guitar idea, demo
  10. Encircling 2 Acoustic Guitar idea with rest of track, demo
  11. Encircling 3 Acoustic Guitars section Original demo
  12. Encircling 4 Acoustic Guitars section Original demo with keyboards
  13. Journey into the Morn Original writing session
  14. Journey into the Morn (2007 recording, featuring Roine Stolt)
  15. Lindisfarne Original writing session
  16. The Search Dave's original demo,
  17. Divine Presence Original demo
  18. Heaven’s Bright Sun End section original demo
  19. Heaven’s Bright Sun Dave's original full demo

OPEN SKY COMPANION AUDIO DISK Complete running order to be confirmed, but including:

  1. Woven Cord Rehearsal version, with unreleased slow section
  2. Wave after Wave Original demo
  3. Hinba Original demo
  4. Songs of Ascent Pt 1 Early demo
  5. Creation (Lament for the World) Unreleased track, studio demo
  6. Jo Hymn Tune idea Unreleased song studio demo
  7. A Dhia Gheigil (Angel of God) Vocal version. studio demo
  8. Jo Song of Hope Vocal loops Studio recording
  9. I Cannot Understand Unreleased song, studio demo
  10. How Delightful it Is Unreleased song, studio demo
  11. The Spacious Firmament Writing session work in progress version
  12. I Take the Road Studio monitor mix
  13. Song of the Waves Studio monitor mix
  14. Wave after Wave (acoustic opening) Studio monitor mix
  15. Song of Hope (Open Sky) Studio monitor mix
  16. Songs of Ascent Part 1 Demo recording

THE CIRCLING HOUR COMPANION AUDIO DISK Complete running order to be confirmed, but including:

  1. How Wonderful 1 Original demo
  2. How Wonderful 2 Original demo
  3. Strength/How Wonderful Vocal/drum remix
  4. Wind off the Lake Jo Siren vox mix
  5. Spirit of God 2006 recording
  6. Almighty Father who dost live 2006 recording

ANOTHER REALM COMPANION AUDIO DISK Complete running order to be confirmed, but including:

  1. All that we Have ever dreamed (recorded in July 2011. Troy plays low whistle on this demo, Jo piano, Dave keys & mixing)
  2. Jo & Dave Improvisation (Spontaneous improvisation, recorded at Open Sky Studio on 11th January 2011)
  3. Don’t Look Back (recorded October 2009 at Joanne’s, this was the original demo of what became White Horse)
  4. Dave & Martin Improvisation 1 (Spontaneous improvisation, recorded 14th December 2010)
  5. Gotta Lift Our Eyes Up (recorded in October 2009 at Joanne’s, another song considered for ‘Another Realm’)
  6. Dave & Martin Improvisation 2
  7. Valley of Decision (recorded in October 2009 at Joanne’s, another song considered for ‘Another Realm’)
  8. Dave & Martin Improvisation Pipes Free
  9. What a Day (recorded in February 2010 at Joanne’s, another track considered for ‘Another Realm’)
  10. Dave & Martin Improvisation Pipes Hymn-like
  11. And the Angels Dance (single mix)
  12. Slow Air ( Martin & Dave - Recorded in February 2010 at Joanne’s)

THE SOUND WORLD OF IONA Complete running order to be confirmed, but including:

Featuring newly recorded, mainly instrumental tracks, with contributions from all past Iona band members

  1. White Sands (Nick Beggs & Dave Bainbridge)
  2. Shell of Speech (Tim Harries with Dave Bainbridge. Based on sound samples from the Journey into the Morn album)
  3. I Will Give My Love and Apple (Dave Bainbridge solo piano version)
  4. Edge of the World (Mike Haughton & Dave Bainbridge)
  5. Luke - the Calf (Dave Bainbridge guitar version)
  6. Today (Dave Bainbridge solo piano version)
  7. Beyond These Shores (with special guest Sally Minnear)
  8. Beijing (widescreen remix)

Plus other new recordings tbc, featuring David Fitzgerald, Terl Bryant, Frank Van Essen, Troy Donockley, Martin Neil, Martin Nolan, Phil Barker