Masters of Chant Chapter II

Masters of Chant Chapter II is the third album by Gregorian.

Masters of Chant Chapter II
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Studio album by
ReleasedOctober 15, 2001
Recorded2001
Angel Recording Studios (London)
Henry Wood Hall (London)
Nemo Studios (Hamburg)
Vox Klangstudio (Bendestorf)
GenreGregorian chant
LabelEdel America Records
ProducerCarsten Heusmann, Jan-Eric Kohrs & Michael Soltau
Gregorian chronology
Masters of Chant
(1999)
Masters of Chant Chapter II
(2001)
Masters of Chant Chapter III
(2002)

Original track listingEdit

  1. "Moment of Peace" (featuring Sarah Brightman) (original by Gregorian) (4:22)
  2. "The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face" (Ewan MacColl) (original by Peggy Seeger) (6:00)
  3. "In the Air Tonight" (Phil Collins) (original by Phil Collins) (5:45)
  4. "Bonny Portmore" (Celtic traditional) (5:02)
  5. "Hymn" (John Lees) (original by Barclay James Harvest) (6:07)
  6. "Child in Time" (Ritchie Blackmore, Ian Gillan, Roger Glover, Jon Lord, Ian Paice) (original by Deep Purple) (5:20)
  7. "Everybody's Got to Learn Sometime" (James Warren) (original by The Korgis) (5:19)
  8. "Wish You Were Here" (David Gilmour, Roger Waters) (original by Pink Floyd) (5:32)
  9. "Lady D'Arbanville" (Cat Stevens) (original by Cat Stevens) (4:46)
  10. "Heaven Can Wait" (Jim Steinman) (original by Meat Loaf) (5:53)
  11. "Babylon" (text from Psalm 137) (original by Don McLean) (3:05)
  12. "Stairway to Heaven" (featuring Amelia Brightman) (Jimmy Page, Robert Plant) (original by Led Zeppelin) (8:05)

French, Belgian and Portuguese bonus tracksEdit

  1. "Voyage Voyage" (featuring Sarah Brightman) (Dominique Dubois, J. Michael Rivat) (original by Desireless) (3:57)
  2. "Rêver" (Laurent Boutonnat, Mylène Farmer) (original by Mylène Farmer) (5:00)
  3. "Instant de Paix (Moment of Peace)" (featuring Amelia Brightman) (4:00)
  4. "Moment of Peace (Portuguese version)" (featuring Amelia Brightman) (4:00)
  5. "Moment of Peace (Spanish version)" (featuring Amelia Brightman) (4:00)

Japanese bonus tracksEdit

  1. "Breathe" (John Mallory, Leigh Nash, Michelle Tumes) (original by Sixpence None the Richer) (3:53)
  2. "Make Us One" (Cindy Morgan, Michael W. Smith) (original by Cindy Morgan)

(3:15)

Chart performanceEdit

Chart (2001-2002) Peak
position
Austrian Albums (Ö3 Austria)[1] 18
Belgian Albums (Ultratop Flanders)[2] 4
Belgian Albums (Ultratop Wallonia)[3] 15
Dutch Albums (Album Top 100)[4] 47
Finnish Albums (Suomen virallinen lista)[5] 3
French Albums (SNEP)[6] 58
New Zealand Albums (RMNZ)[7] 41
Norwegian Albums (VG-lista)[8] 31
Swedish Albums (Sverigetopplistan)[9] 14
Swiss Albums (Schweizer Hitparade)[10] 20

Certifications and salesEdit

Region Certification Certified units/sales
Belgium (BEA)[11] Gold 25,000*
Finland (Musiikkituottajat)[12] Platinum 43,706[12]
France (SNEP)[14] Gold 105,800[13]
Germany (BVMI)[15] Gold 150,000^
Hungary (MAHASZ)[16] Gold  

*sales figures based on certification alone
^shipments figures based on certification alone

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Austriancharts.at – Gregorian – Masters of Chant - Chapter II" (in German). Hung Medien.
  2. ^ "Ultratop.be – Gregorian – Masters of Chant - Chapter II" (in Dutch). Hung Medien.
  3. ^ "Ultratop.be – Gregorian – Masters of Chant - Chapter II" (in French). Hung Medien.
  4. ^ "Dutchcharts.nl – Gregorian – Masters of Chant - Chapter II" (in Dutch). Hung Medien.
  5. ^ "Gregorian: Masters of Chant - Chapter II" (in Finnish). Musiikkituottajat – IFPI Finland.
  6. ^ "Lescharts.com – Gregorian – Masters of Chant - Chapter II". Hung Medien.
  7. ^ "Charts.nz – Gregorian – Masters of Chant - Chapter II". Hung Medien.
  8. ^ "Norwegiancharts.com – Gregorian – Masters of Chant - Chapter II". Hung Medien.
  9. ^ "Swedishcharts.com – Gregorian – Masters of Chant - Chapter II". Hung Medien.
  10. ^ "Swisscharts.com – Gregorian – Masters of Chant - Chapter II". Hung Medien.
  11. ^ "Ultratop − Goud en Platina – albums 2001". Ultratop. Hung Medien.
  12. ^ a b "Gregorian" (in Finnish). Musiikkituottajat – IFPI Finland.
  13. ^ "Les Albums Or". infodisc.fr. SNEP. Archived from the original on October 18, 2011. Retrieved August 31, 2011.
  14. ^ "French album certifications – Gregorian – Masters of Chant Chapter II" (in French). Syndicat National de l'Édition Phonographique.
  15. ^ "Gold-/Platin-Datenbank (gregorian; 'Masters Of Chant Vol. 2')" (in German). Bundesverband Musikindustrie.
  16. ^ "Adatbázis – Arany- és platinalemezek – 2002" (in Hungarian). MAHASZ. Retrieved June 27, 2020.