Keys to Ascension (video)

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Keys to Ascension
Video by Yes
Released 1996
Recorded 1995
Genre Progressive rock
Label CMC International
Yes video chronology
House of Yes: Live from House of Blues
(2000)
Keys to Ascension
(1996)
Yesspeak
(2003)

Keys to Ascension is the video release of a concert by the progressive rock group Yes recorded live at the Freemont Theater in San Luis Obispo, California in March 1996. It marked the first set of Yes concerts to feature keyboardist Rick Wakeman and guitarist Steve Howe since 1991, and the first to feature this exact five-piece lineup since 1979. The three concerts with the newly reunited lineup were followed by two double albums entitled Keys to Ascension featuring all new material alongside live tracks from the San Luis Obispo shows.

A world tour was abruptly cancelled when Rick Wakeman quit the band in mid-1996. He would not rejoin the band until 2002.

Track listing[edit]

  1. Siberian Khatru
  2. Close to the Edge
    I. "The Solid TIme of Change"
    II. "Total Mass Retain"
    III. "I Get Up, I Get Down"
    IV. "Seasons of Man"
  3. I've Seen All Good People
    a. "Your Move"
    b. "All Good People"
  4. Time and a Word
  5. And You and I
    I. "Cord of Life"
    II. "Eclipse"
    III. "The Preacher, The Teacher"
    IV. "Apocalypse"
  6. The Revealing Science of God (Dance of the Dawn)
  7. Going for the One
  8. Turn of the Century
  9. America
  10. Onward
  11. Awaken
  12. Roundabout
  13. Starship Trooper
    a. "Life Seeker"
    b. "Disillusion"
    c. "Würm"

Personnel[edit]