The Spirit of Man

~ Recording by Jeff Wayne

Appears on releases

# Title Length Release Title Release Artist Date Country Label Catalog#
2.2 The Spirit of Man 11:37 Jeff Wayne's Musik-Version von Der Krieg der Welten Jeff Wayne Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) 82876703832


bass guitar: Herbie Flowers
santur: George Fenton
drums: Barry Morgan (English drummer)
synthesizer [synthesizers]: Ken Freeman
guitar [guitars]: Jo Partridge
Chris Spedding
percussion: Ray Cooper (percussionist)
Barry De Souza
Roy Jones (percussionist)
piano: Jeff Wayne (musician)
harpsichord: Jeff Wayne (musician)
tar: George Fenton
autoharp: George Fenton
additional executive producer: Jerry Wayne
lead vocals: Julie Covington
Phil Lynott
orchestrator: Jeff Wayne (musician)
producer: Jeff Wayne (musician)
spoken vocals [Beth (the wife of Parsons Nathaniel)]: Julie Covington
spoken vocals [Parsons Nathaniel]: Phil Lynott
spoken vocals [The Journalist]: Curd Jürgens
recording of: The Spirit of Man

The Spirit of Man

composer: Jeff Wayne (musician)
later translated versions: El párroco Nathaniel / El espíritu del Hombre
part of: Jeff Wayne’s Musical Version of “The War of the Worlds”