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Jethro Tull - Minstrel In The Gallery, The 40th Anniversary Edition download album

  • Performer: Jethro Tull
  • Album: Minstrel In The Gallery, The 40th Anniversary Edition
  • FLAC: 1774 mb | MP3: 1808 mb
  • Released: 2015
  • Country: UK
  • Style: Folk Rock, Prog Rock
  • Rating: 4.2/5
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Jethro Tull - Minstrel In The Gallery, The 40th Anniversary Edition download album

Minstrel In The Gallery Lyrics Performed by Jethro Tull. The minstrel in the gallery looked down upon the smiling faces. He met the gazes -- observed the spaces between the old men's cackle.

Minstrel In The Gallery (A New Steven Wilson Stereo Remix): CD1-1. Minstrel In The Gallery. 80 Page Digibook includes: - An extensive article by Martin Webb on the preparation and recording of the album, with contributions from Ian Anderson, Martin Barre, Jeffrey Hammond-Hammond and Barriemore Barlow. A track by track annotation by Ian Anderson. Memories of 29 years behind the scenes with Jethro Tull by crew stalwart Kenny Wylie. The Maison Rouge Mobile Studio engineer Pete Smith describes it's construction and use on the album recordings. The all-girl string quartet in the studio and on the road recalled by violinist Liz Edwards.

Minstrel in the Gallery is the eighth studio album by British band Jethro Tull, recorded in April and released in September 1975. The album goes in a different direction from their previous work War Child (1974), with the orchestration being replaced by a string quartet conducted by David Palmer.

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The 40th anniversary of Tull’s eighth studio album is marked by the issue of this 2cd/2dvd set. The original album has been remixed by Steven Wilson, and is supplemented by the Summerday Sands B side together with three tracks recorded for BBC sessions (previously unreleased) and three early takes of tracks on the album, these also being released for the first time. The second cd is a Paris concert from July 1975, also unreleased until now.

Original album and seven bonus tracks - flat transfers of the original LP mix at 96/24 (plus Summerday Sands ) and flat transfer of the original quad mix of the LP (plus Summerday Sands ). Includes an eight-minute film of the band performing Minstrel In The Gallery in Paris from July 1975 and is presented in a case-bound DVD book that includes an 80-page booklet featuring an extensive history of the album, track-by-track annotations by Ian Anderson, recollections by roadie Kenny Wylie, Maison Rouge maintenance engineer Pete Smith, and string section member Liz.

Minstrel in the Gallery,' Jethro Tull's eighth LP, is being remastered and expanded for its 40th birthday. The band's fifth consecutive .

The second disc is a live recording of a show at the Olympia in Paris on July 5, 1975, which included an early performance on Minstrel in the Gallery songs. The entire set is also packaged with an 80-page booklet about the album, which served as Hammond’s swan song.

Artist: Jethro Tull Title Of Album: Minstrel in the Gallery Year Of Release: Label (Catalog Chrysalis 0825646157204 Country: England Genre: Rock, Folk Rock, Prog Rock Quality . The album has been expanded to include the b-side Summerday Sands, several studio outtakes, and alternate session material recorded for a BBC broadcast. The second disc features a live recording of Jethro Tull performing at the Olympia in Paris on July 5, 1975, a few months prior to the release of Minstrel In The Gallery. During the show, the band played songs from several of its albums, including War Child and Aqualung, as well as an early performance of "Minstrel In the Gallery. It was mixed to stereo by by King Crimson guitarist Jakko Jakszyk.

Minstrel In The Gallery is a music studio album recording by JETHRO TULL (Prog Folk/Progressive Rock) released in 1975 on cd, lp, vinyl and/or cassette. Although still a good album, one realizes that the TAABrick and Aqualung days are over and things will never be the same. The sound is much colder and is definitely squarer (as opposed to the roundness of Brick or Stand Up) here than in the previous album. Part of this feeling comes from the very dry electric guitar sound.


Minstrel In The Gallery. A New Steven Wilson Stereo Remix
1 Minstrel In The Gallery 8:16
2 Cold Wind To Valhalla 4:17
3 Black Satin Dancer 6:53
4 Requiem 3:43
5 One White Duck / 0¹⁰ = Nothing At All 4:39
Baker St. Muse (5:09)
6.1 Pig-Me And The Whore 1:30
6.2 Nice Little Tune 1:09
6.3 Crash-Barrier Waltzer 3:09
6.4 Mother England Reverie 5:45
7 Grace 0:36

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Chrysalis Records Ltd.
  • Copyright (c) – Chrysalis Records Ltd.
  • Recorded At – La Maison Rouge
  • Designed At – Waldo's Design & Dream Emporium
  • Manufactured By – Optimal Media GmbH – AF82772


  • Artwork [Front Cover] – J. Garnett*, R. Kriss*
  • Artwork [Reissue] – Phil Smee
  • Bass Guitar, Double Bass [String Bass] – Jeffrey Hammond-Hammond
  • Cello – Katharine Thulborn*
  • Conductor – David Palmer
  • Drums, Percussion – Barriemore Barlow
  • Electric Guitar – Martin Barre
  • Engineer – Robin Black
  • Management [Marketing] – Jo Blair
  • Mixed By [Stereo Remix] – Steven Wilson
  • Orchestrated By [Arrangements For Orchestra] – David Palmer
  • Photography By – Brian Ward
  • Photography By [Main] – Carl Dunn
  • Piano, Organ – John Evan
  • Producer – Ian Anderson
  • Remix [Stereo Remix By] – Steven Wilson
  • Research [Additional, Reissue], Sleeve Notes [Reissue] – Martin Webb
  • Research [Audio Research And Assistance, Reissue] – Don Needham
  • Research [Reissue], Coordinator [Project Co-ordination, Reissue] – Tim Chacksfield
  • Violin – Bridget Procter, Elizabeth Edwards, Rita Eddowes
  • Violin [Leader] – Patrick Halling
  • Vocals [Sang], Acoustic Guitar, Flute – Ian Anderson
  • Written-By [All Compositions] – Ian Anderson


Total playing time: 45'11"

The original Minstrel In The Gallery album remixed to stereo by Steven Wilson.

Recorded and mixed somewhere in Europe by the Maison Rouge mobile studio.
Front cover artwork based on a print by Joseph Nash.

℗ 2015 Chrysalis Records Ltd. © 2015 Chrysalis Records Ltd.
Unofficial replica of Minstrel In The Gallery (40th Anniversary Edition) packaged in a jewel case with clear tray. Includes 8 page booklet.

The serial # '0825646157198' is on the spines.
The serial # '0825646157181' is on the CD surface.

No Mould SID codes on the matrix.
Track durations are not specified on the covers and are given for reference (from EAC database).

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Printed Text): 0 825646 157181
  • Barcode (Compact Text): 0825646157181
  • Matrix / Runout: [ifpi L573] 0825646157181 AF82772-01 manufactured by optimal media GmbH
  • Mastering SID Code: ifpi L573
  • Label Code: LC 30419
  • Rights Society: GEMA/MCPS

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
CHR.1082, CHR 1082 Jethro Tull Minstrel In The Gallery ‎(LP, Album) Chrysalis, Chrysalis CHR.1082, CHR 1082 UK 1975
ZCHR 1082 Jethro Tull Minstrel In The Gallery ‎(Cass, Album) Chrysalis ZCHR 1082 UK 1975
CHR 1082 Jethro Tull Minstrel In The Gallery ‎(LP, Album, Club) Chrysalis CHR 1082 US 1975
89.399-I, 89399 I Jethro Tull Minstrel In The Gallery ‎(LP, Album, RE) Chrysalis, Chrysalis 89.399-I, 89399 I Spain 1980
7243 5 41572 2 6 Jethro Tull Minstrel In The Gallery ‎(CD, Album, RE, RM) EMI Records 7243 5 41572 2 6 Brazil 2002