Sanctuary: 20 Years of Windham Hill

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All Music Guide - Rodney Batdorf
Sanctuary: 20 Years of Windham Hill is an excellent sampler of the new age label's history, featuring all of their most famous artists, as well as most of their best-known music. It's an excellent way to become acquainted with the label's history, and it also encapsulates everything Windham Hill was about.
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Rodney Batdorf
Sanctuary: 20 Years of Windham Hill is an excellent sampler of the new age label's history, featuring all of their most famous artists, as well as most of their best-known music. It's an excellent way to become acquainted with the label's history, and it also encapsulates everything Windham Hill was about.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/18/2009
  • Label: Valley
  • UPC: 618322101024
  • Catalog Number: 21010
  • Sales rank: 153,073


Disc 1
  1. 1 Rocket to the Moon - Jim Brickman (2:33)
  2. 2 Night Slip - Will Ackerman (2:19)
  3. 3 Bizet: Intermezzo from Carmen - Thea Suits-Silverman (3:06)
  4. 4 Aerial Boundaries - Michael Hedges (4:42)
  5. 5 Wide Asleep - Michael Manring (5:51)
  6. 6 Wedding Rain - Liz Story (5:40)
  7. 7 Children's Dance - Alex de Grassi (2:41)
  8. 8 Hand Picked Rose of a Fading Dream - Billy Childs (5:12)
  9. 9 House Made of Dawn Light - Douglas Spotted Eagle (4:26)
  10. 10 Siri's Arrival - Metamora (3:30)
  11. 11 Night in That Land - Nightnoise (3:14)
  12. 12 Hummingbird - George Winston (5:01)
  13. 13 Redonda - The Modern Mandolin Quartet (4:40)
  14. 14 Turning Twice - Turtle Island String Quartet (4:33)
  15. 15 Ivory - Ray Lynch (5:34)
  16. 16 Asleep the Snow Came Flying - Tim Story (4:36)
  17. 17 Fionnghuala (Mouth Music) - Nightnoise (1:56)
Disc 2
  1. 1 Manhattan Underground - Scott Cossu (3:55)
  2. 2 Daydreams - Schönerz & Scott (5:22)
  3. 3 A Very Special Place - Torcuato Mariano (6:06)
  4. 4 Transit - Russel Walder (4:25)
  5. 5 We Kinda Music - Andy Narell (5:07)
  6. 6 A Thousand Teardrops - Shadowfax (4:19)
  7. 7 Every Deep Dream - Philip Aaberg (4:15)
  8. 8 There's a Monk in My Garden! - Øystein Sevåg (4:33)
  9. 9 Blue Kiss - Ray Obiedo (6:41)
  10. 10 To Be - Montreux (3:37)
  11. 11 Rameau's Nephew - Philippe Saisse (4:19)
  12. 12 Pittsburgh 1901 (Theme From Mrs. Soffel) - Mark Isham (3:24)
  13. 13 Dolphins - Mike Marshall (4:18)
  14. 14 A View of You - Fred Simon (3:40)
  15. 15 Tears of Joy - Tuck & Patti (9:28)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Maighread Ní Dhomnaill Synthesizer, Vocals
Darol Anger Synthesizer, Mandolin, Violin, Cello, Viola, Track Performer
Scott Cossu Synthesizer, Piano, Track Performer
Malcolm Dalglish Dulcimer, Vocals
Chuck Greenberg Soprano Saxophone, Lyricon
Michael Hedges Guitar, Track Performer
Barbara Higbie Synthesizer, Piano
Mark Isham Synthesizer, Piano, Penny Whistle, Track Performer
Brian Keane Synthesizer, Acoustic Guitar, Drums
Ray Lynch Track Performer
Michael Manring Synthesizer, Bass, Fretless Bass Guitar, Track Performer
Peter Maunu Violin
Metamora Track Performer
The Modern Mandolin Quartet Track Performer
Nightnoise Track Performer
Schönerz & Scott Track Performer
Øystein Sevåg Flute, Keyboards, Track Performer
Shadowfax Track Performer
Liz Story Piano, Track Performer
Tim Story Synthesizer, Piano, Multi Instruments, Track Performer
Tuck Andress Guitar
Jeff Beal Trumpet, Flugelhorn
Billy Childs Piano, Track Performer
Steve Erquiaga Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar
Andy Narell Piano, Keyboards, Steel Pan, Track Performer
Bob Sheppard Soprano Saxophone
Fred Simon Track Performer
Tuck & Patti Track Performer
Turtle Island String Quartet Track Performer
Kit Walker Synthesizer
Mary Fettig Flute
Glen Velez Percussion
Todd Phillips Bass
Ray Obiedo Electric Guitar, Track Performer
Pete Sutherland Fiddle, Guitar, Piano
Ira Stein Synthesizer, Piano, Track Performer
Don Alias Percussion, Conga
Grey Larsen Fiddle, Flute, Concertina, Vocals, Whistle (Instrument)
Montreux Track Performer
Philip Aaberg Piano, Track Performer
Will Ackerman Guitar, Track Performer
Robby Ameen Drums
Marc Baum Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone
Jim Brickman Piano, Track Performer
Kimberly Bryden Oboe
Patti Cathcart Vocals
Vinnie Colaiuta Drums
Luis Conte Percussion
Joe Craven Percussion
Johnny Cunningham Fiddle
Timothy Day Flute, Alto Flute
Mícheál Ó Domhnaill Guitar, Vocals, Whistle (Instrument)
George Doering Electric Guitar
Douglas Spotted Eagle Synthesizer, Flute, Track Performer
Tony Dumas Acoustic Bass
Brian Dunning Flute, Drones
Don Falzone Upright Bass
Lincoln Goines Bass
David Goldblatt Keyboards
Bendik Hofseth Tenor Saxophone
Frank Holder Percussion
John Imholz Mandocello
Keith Jones Bass
William Kennedy Drums
Dave Lebolt Piano
Roar Lindberg Acoustic Guitar
Phil Maggini Bass
Van Manakas Electric Guitar
Torcuato Mariano Acoustic Guitar, Keyboards, Track Performer
Mike Marshall Synthesizer, Guitar, Mandolin, Chimes, Steel Guitar, Track Performer, Mandocello
Lyle Mays Piano
Paul McCandless Horn, Woodwind
Peter Michael Percussion
Tom Miller Percussion, Steel Pan
Jeff Narell Conga
Stuart Nevitt Percussion, Drums
Inge Norum Cymbals
Sapphron Obois Saxophone
David Onderdonk Acoustic Guitar
Bill Ortiz Trumpet, Flugelhorn
Dean Parks Acoustic Guitar
Joe Pusateri Tambourine
Dana Rath Mandolin
Dan Reagan Trombone
Martha Reikow Cello
Steve Rodby Synthesizer, Bass, Upright Bass
Philippe Saisse Synthesizer, Piano, Drums, Track Performer
Jan Erik Salater Fretless Bass Guitar
Richard Schönerz Keyboards, Vocals
Peter Scott Guitar
Danny Seidenberg Viola
Marc Shapiro Piano
Tracy Silverman Violin, Keyboards, Vocals, Electric Violin, Track Performer, 6-string Electric Bass
G.E. Stinson Piano, 12-string Guitar, 6-string Electric Bass
Mark Summer Percussion, Cello
Russel Walder Horn, Oboe, Track Performer
Mark Walker Percussion, Drums
Paul Wertico Cymbals
George Winston Piano, Track Performer
Kurt Wortman Drums
Alex de Grassi Acoustic Guitar
Paul van Wageningen Drums
Mark Adler Conductor
Larry Beers Drums
Mike Baker Drums
Clifford Carter Piano
Marcelo Martins Flute
Frank Simon Synthesizer, Piano, Synclavier
Glauton Campello Piano
Thea Suits-Silverman Flute, Track Performer
Carl Stomer Percussion, Drums
Jeremy Matthews Synthesizer
Nico Rezende Synthesizer
George Marsh Triangle
Paul Binkley Guitar, Mandolin
Technical Credits
Georges Bizet Composer
Scott Cossu Composer, Producer
Chuck Greenberg Composer, Producer
Michael Hedges Composer, Producer
Barbara Higbie Composer
Mark Isham Composer, Producer
Brian Keane Producer
Ray Lynch Composer
Michael Manring Composer, Contributor
Nightnoise Producer
Øystein Sevåg Composer
Liz Story Composer
Tim Story Composer
Tuck Andress Producer
Billy Childs Composer, Producer
Andy Narell Composer, Producer
Fred Simon Composer
Dave Valentin Producer
Kit Walker Programming
Ray Obiedo Composer, Producer
Ira Stein drum programming
Philip Aaberg Composer, Producer
Will Ackerman Composer, Producer, Executive Producer
Dawn Atkinson Producer, Executive Producer
Tom Carr Contributor, Digital Editing, Mastering
Patti Cathcart Producer
John Coltrane Composer
Johnny Cunningham Composer
Oliver di Cicco Producer
Douglas Spotted Eagle Producer
Brian Dunning Contributor
Al Evers Executive Producer
Hakon Skandfer Hansen Contributor
Howard Johnston Producer
Dave Lebolt Producer
Brian MacLeod Contributor
Van Manakas Composer, Producer
Torcuato Mariano Composer, Programming, Producer
Mike Marshall Composer, Producer, Contributor
Tom Miller Composer
Steve Rodby Producer
Philippe Saisse Composer, Programming, Producer
Scott Saxon Producer
Richard Schönerz Producer
Peter Scott Producer
Tracy Silverman Contributor
G.E. Stinson Contributor
Mark Summer Composer
Russel Walder Composer
George Winston Composer, Producer
Alex de Grassi Composer
Mark Adler String Arrangements
Steven Miller Producer
Lowman Pauling Composer
Candace Upman Art Direction
Sandy DelRio Contributor, Graphic Design
Tom Luekens Executive Producer
Todd Boekelheide Producer
Frank Simon Producer
Cathy Econom Producer
Traditional Composer
Carlos de Andrade Producer
Betsy Walter Executive Producer
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