Mike Oldfield remixed Hergest Ridge for the 1976 Boxed-Release and ordered that all Future 'Hergest Ridge'-Release should contain the remix. This release is the Remix Version. The Original Mix is at

All instruments played by Mike Oldfield: electric guitars, glockenspiel, sleigh bells, mandolin, nutcracker, timpani (sic), gong, acoustic guitar, spanish guitar, farfisa, lowrey & gemini organs, except oboes by June Whiting & Lindsey Cooper.
Trumpet - Ted Hobart
Snare Drums - Chili Charles
Voices - Clodagh Simmonds & Sally Oldfield
Choir & Strings were conducted by David Bedford

Recorded at The Manor - Spring 1974
Produced & Engineered by Mike Oldfield
Assisted by Tom Newman

(CD liner notes)

Annotation last modified on 2009-08-16 22:13 UTC.


12" Vinyl 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Hergest Ridge, Part One
4 21:29
2 Hergest Ridge, Part Two
3 18:44


12" Vinyl 1

Mike Oldfield (tracks 1–2)
later versions:
recording of:


acoustic guitar, bells, electric guitar, glockenspiel, mandolin, organ, Spanish acoustic guitar and timpani: Mike Oldfield
additional engineer: Tom Newman (producer, guitarist)
additional producer: Tom Newman (producer, guitarist)
conductor: David Bedford
design/illustration: Trevor Key
engineer: Mike Oldfield
guest oboe: Lindsay Cooper (English female bassoon, oboe, piano, flute player, political activist)
June Whiting
guest trumpet: Ted Hobart
guest snare drum: Chilli Charles
guest vocals: Sally Oldfield
Clodagh Simonds
producer: Mike Oldfield
ASIN: US: B00004T9AG [info]