Thou Art in Heaven

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"Thou Art in Heaven"
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Single by Mike Oldfield
from the album Tr3s Lunas
Released26 August 2002 (2002-08-26)
FormatCD
Genre Chillout
Length3:44
Label Warner Music Spain
Songwriter(s) Mike Oldfield
Producer(s) Mike Oldfield
Mike Oldfield singles chronology
"To Be Free"
(2002)
"Thou Art in Heaven"
(2002)
"Introduction 2003"
(2003)

"Thou Art in Heaven" is a single by musician Mike Oldfield, released in 2002.

Single (music) type of music release usually containing one or two tracks

In the music industry, a single is a type of release, typically a song recording of fewer tracks than an LP record or an album. This can be released for sale to the public in a variety of different formats. In most cases, a single is a song that is released separately from an album, although it usually also appears on an album. Typically, these are the songs from albums that are released separately for promotional uses such as digital download or commercial radio airplay and are expected to be the most popular. In other cases a recording released as a single may not appear on an album.

Mike Oldfield English musician, multi-instrumentalist

Michael Gordon Oldfield is an English multi-instrumentalist and composer. His work blends progressive rock with world, folk, classical, electronic, ambient, and new-age music. His biggest commercial success is the 1973 album Tubular Bells – which launched Virgin Records and became a hit in America after its opening was used as the theme for the film The Exorcist. He recorded the 1983 hit single "Moonlight Shadow" and a rendition of the Christmas piece "In Dulci Jubilo".

Contents

It is from the album Tr3s Lunas . "Thou Art in Heaven" is a cut-down version of the 13-minute "Art in Heaven", which featured on The Art in Heaven Concert , live in Berlin on Millennium night. Unlike the full "Art in Heaven", "Thou Art in Heaven" does not include "Ode to Joy" from Ludwig van Beethoven's Ninth Symphony. [1]

<i>Tr3s Lunas</i> album

Tr3s Lunas is a record album written and mostly performed by Mike Oldfield. It was released in 2002 by Warner Music with a bonus CD containing a demo program for a PC game, Tres Lunas.

<i>The Art in Heaven Concert</i> 2000 video by Mike Oldfield

The Art in Heaven Concert is a Mike Oldfield concert video taken from 2000 New Year's night concert at the Victory Column in Berlin, Germany, which is currently available on both CD and DVD.

Berlin Capital of Germany

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Some of the additional tracks on the CD include various language versions of Oldfield's previous single, "To Be Free", also from the Tr3s Lunas album.

To Be Free (Mike Oldfield song) Mike Oldfields musical single

"To Be Free" is a single by musician Mike Oldfield, released in 2002. It is from the album Tr3s Lunas released by Warner Music. The main vocalist is the Jazz singer Jude Sim.

Track listing

The Remixes CD

All songs written by Mike Oldfield.
  1. "Thou Art in Heaven" (Radio edit)
  2. "Thou Art in Heaven" (Pumpin' Dolls Vs. Mighty Mike Club Mix) (Radio Edit)
  3. "Thou Art in Heaven" (Soultronik-Stethoscope) (Radio Edit)
  4. "Thou Art in Heaven" (Pumpin' Dolls Vs. Mighty Mike Club Mix)
  5. "Thou Art in Heaven" (Soultronik-Stethoscope)
  6. "To Be Free" (Spanish version) (Radio edit)
  7. "To Be Free" (French version) (Radio edit)
  8. "To Be Free" (German version) (Radio edit)

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References

  1. "Mike Oldfield - Singles page 3". Amadian. Retrieved 2011-01-16.