Odyssey: The Definitive Collection

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Odyssey: The Definitive Collection
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[edit]

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[edit]

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