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lyricist:Keith Reid
composer:Gary Brooker
Matthew Fisher (UK organist for Procol Harum/Prairie Madness, engineer)
publisher:Belsize Music Ltd.
Essex Music International Ltd.
Onward Music Ltd.
The Richmond Organization Éditions Essex (TRO)
Westminster Music Ltd.
ティー・アール・オー・エセックス・ジャパン A事業部
SecondHandSongs:https://secondhandsongs.com/work/2110 [info]
Songfacts:https://www.songfacts.com/facts/procol-harum/a-whiter-shade-of-pale [info]
Wikidata:Q300620 [info]
later translated versions:Esse amor que eu não queria
Fahler als nur fahl
Senza luce (Italian version)
later versions:Mijn gedachten
is based on:Kantate, BWV 156 “Ich steh mit einem Fuß im Grabe”: I. Sinfonia
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (Air on the G string)
arrangements:A Whiter Shade of Pale

Recordings

DateTitleAttributesArtistLength
recordings
1967A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum3:59
1967Les Orgues d'antancoverNicoletta4:09
1968-06-24 – 1968-06-25A Whiter Shade of PalecoverLouis Van Dyke3:57
1971-03-05A Whiter Shade of Pale (live, 1971-03-05: Fillmore West, San Francisco, CA, USA)cover and liveKing Curtis4:42
1971-03-06A Whiter Shade of Pale (live, 1971-03-06: Fillmore West, San Francisco, CA, USA)cover and liveKing Curtis4:56
1971-03-07A Whiter Shade of Pale (live, 1971-03-07: Fillmore West, San Francisco, CA, USA)cover and liveKing Curtis5:19
1978-08-25A Whiter Shade of Pale (live, 1978‐08‐25: University Great Hall, Lancaster, UK)cover and livePeter Gabriel?:??
1981-05-02A Whiter Shade of Pale (live, 1981-05-02: Rainbow Music Hall, Denver, US)cover and liveJoe Cocker6:01
1983-12-09A Whiter Shade of Pale (live, 1983-12-09: CIHE, Chelmsford, UK)cover and liveNitzer Ebb2:09
1984Whiter Shade of Pale / Like a Rolling Stone (live in 1984)liveThin Lizzy, Phil Lynott & Grand Slam5:34
1988-09-22A Whiter Shade of Palecover and liveThe Gadd Gang5:37
1998A Whiter Shade of Pale (live, 1998: California)liveKeith Emerson, Glenn Hughes & Marc Bonilla5:40
2001-12-14A Whiter Shade of Pale (live, 2001-12-14: Warsaw, Poland)liveProcol Harum?:??
2003-12-13A Whiter Shade of Pale (live, 2003-12-13: Philipshalle, Düsseldorf, Germany)liveDoro?:??
2006-06-17A Whiter Shade of Pale (live, 2006-06-17: The Basement, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia)cover and liveGlenn Hughes4:15
2006-10-21A Whiter Shade of Pale (live, 2006-10-21: Eddie’s Attic, Atlanta, GA, USA)cover and liveBrian Vander Ark4:52
2007-11-29A Whiter Shade of Pale (live, 2007-11-29: Pala Ruffini, Turin, Italy)liveProcol Harum6:31
2008A Whiter Shade of Pale (live, 2008: Southpaw, Brooklyn, NY, USA)cover and liveVic Ruggiero3:37
2008White Shade of Pale (青い影)coverVic Ruggiero3:24
2009-09-20A Whiter Shade of Pale (live, 2009-09-20: Ledreborg Castle, Zealand Island, Denmark)liveProcol Harum6:54
2012-01-02A Whiter Shade of Pale (live, 2012-01-02: Hafenklang, Hamburg, Germany)cover and liveVic Ruggiero3:45
2012A Whiter Shade of Pale (live, 2012)liveProcol Harum5:52
2014-04-28A Whiter Shade of Palecover and liveBilly Joel3:58
2016A Whiter Shade of Palecover and liveThe Best of Britain4:21
A White Shade Of PaleProcol Harum4:03
A Whiter Shade of Pale (uncredited instrumentals, from Lover’s Romance, Vol. 9)instrumental[unknown]4:16
A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum?:??
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverThe Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Mike Batt, John Farnham5:00
A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum?:??
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverPuhdys4:27
A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum5:16
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverImaginary Sound Project4:33
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverJames Last3:30
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverJustin Hayward with Mike Batt & the London Philharmonic Orchestra4:28
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverSarah Brightman3:39
A Whiter Shade of Pale (backing track, released in 1997)partialProcol Harum5:48
A Whiter Shade of Pale (live: The Union Chapel)liveProcol Harum7:14
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverFausto Papetti2:58
A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum?:??
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverDave Edmunds4:07
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverHerbie Mann4:46
A Whiter Shade of Palecover and instrumentalKing Curtis5:29
A Whiter Shade of Palecover and instrumentalLondon Symphony Orchestra3:53
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverWillie Nelson4:02
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverPercy Sledge3:42
A Whiter Shade of Palecover and instrumentalMunich Symphonic Sound Orchestra4:29
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverAnnie Lennox4:52
A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum?:??
A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum?:??
A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum4:30
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverSarah Brightman3:55
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverSarah Brightman3:16
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverThe Dells5:28
A Whiter Shade of PaleinstrumentalPatrick Gläser3:25
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverThe Allen Toussaint Orchestra3:50
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverGregorian4:03
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverBonnie Tyler4:29
A Whiter Shade of Palecover and instrumentalCanadian Brass3:15
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverRiot4:59
A Whiter Shade of Palecover and instrumentalSungha Jung3:24
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverKaare Norge4:43
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverAnnie Lennox5:19
A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum5:53
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverPentti Hietanen4:52
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverR. Stevie Moore5:30
A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum4:41
A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum5:28
A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum3:07
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverNoel Harrison2:58
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverLana Lane5:01
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverJoe Cocker5:25
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverGiovanni Marradi4:17
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverHelmut Lotti4:19
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverLefevre2:40
A Whiter Shade of Palecover and instrumentalLondon Symphony Orchestra10:24
A Whiter Shade of Palecover and instrumentalMantovani2:42
A Whiter Shade of Palecover and instrumentalJason McQ3:33
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverGregorian4:58
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverLoona3:33
A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum4:04
A Whiter Shade of Palecover[unknown]?:??
A Whiter Shade of Palecover and instrumentalWout Steenhuis & Peter Schilperoort?:??
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverJames Last Orchestra3:17
A Whiter Shade of Palecover and liveSarah Brightman3:54
A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum6:03
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverThe Everly Brothers4:55
A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum3:52
A Whiter Shade of Palecover and instrumentalRoyal Philharmonic Orchestra, Matthew Freeman4:29
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverWendroff4:45
A Whiter Shade of PaleProcol Harum4:03
A Whiter Shade of Palecover and instrumentalAcker Bilk3:46
A Whiter Shade of PaleinstrumentalPierre Belmonde2:40
A Whiter Shade of Palecover and liveFlintlock3:32
A Whiter Shade of PaleGeorg "Schorsch" Mayr4:38
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverJames Last Orchestra3:24
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverBarbra Zinger4:50
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverThe BB Band4:32
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverThe Keith Mansfield Orchestra3:58
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverArlen Roth5:24
A Whiter Shade of PalecoverMunich Machine6:34
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