Odyssey: The Definitive Collection

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Odyssey: The Definitive Collection
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Compilation album by Vangelis
Released 2003
Recorded 1973-2003
Genre New-age, Electronic, Classical
Label Universal
Producer Vangelis
Vangelis chronology
Mythodea
(2001)
Odyssey - The Definitive Collection
(2003)
Alexander
(2004)

Odyssey: The Definitive Collection is a 2003 compilation album of works by Greek electronic composer and artist Vangelis. It includes two unreleased tracks, being the opening theme from Cavafy, and a new composition called "Celtic Dawn". All tracks were remastered.

Track listing

Track Title Time From album Year Notes
1 "Pulstar" 5:24 Albedo 0.39 1976
2 "Hymn" 2:43 Opéra Sauvage 1979 originally titled "Hymne"
3 "Titles from 'Chariots of Fire'" 3:31 Chariots of Fire 1981
4 "Main Theme from 'Missing'" 3:57 Themes 1989
5 "Love Theme from 'Blade Runner'" 4:54 Themes 1989
6 "End Titles from 'Blade Runner'" 4:10 Themes 1989
7 "The Tao of Love" 2:19 China 1979
8 "Theme from 'Antarctica'" 3:52 Antarctica 1983
9 "Main Theme from 'Cavafy'" 2:49 previously unreleased
10 "Opening Titles from 'Mutiny on the Bounty'" 3:52 Themes 1989
11 "Conquest of Paradise" 6:08 1492: Conquest of Paradise 1992
12 "La Petite Fille De La Mer" 5:54 L'Apocalypse des Animaux 1973
13 "L'Enfant" 4:57 Opéra Sauvage 1979
14 "Alpha" 5:13 Albedo 0.39 1976 on the US/UK version
"Anthem - FIFA World Cup 2002" 2:58 2002 not on the US/UK version, previously only released as a single
15 "Celtic Dawn" 4:06 previously unreleased
16 "Movement 1 from 'Mythodea'" 5:23 Mythodea: Music for the NASA Mission: 2001 Mars Odyssey 2001
17 "I'll Find My Way Home" 4:30 The Friends of Mr Cairo 1981 bonus track, performed by Jon & Vangelis
18 "State of Independence" 4:59 The Friends of Mr Cairo 1981 bonus track, performed by Jon & Vangelis

Tracklisting note: on some editions, "L'Enfant" is misprinted as being from "L'apocalypse Des Animaux".

Chart Performance

Chart (2003) Peak
position
Belgian Albums Chart 23
Dutch Albums Chart 68
Finnish Albums Chart 37
Norwegian Albums Chart 14
Portuguese Albums Chart 8
Swedish Albums Chart 29
Swiss Albums Chart 89
UK Albums Chart 20