An Evening of Yes Music Plus

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An Evening of Yes Music Plus
Live album by Anderson Bruford Wakeman Howe
Released 12 October 1993
Recorded 9 September 1989
Venue Shoreline Amphitheatre, Mountain View, California, US
Genre Progressive rock
Length 2:10:39
Label Fragile
Producer Anderson Bruford Wakeman Howe, Brian Lane (executive)
Anderson Bruford Wakeman Howe chronology
Anderson Bruford Wakeman Howe
(1989)Anderson Bruford Wakeman Howe1989
An Evening of Yes Music Plus
Live at the NEC – Oct 24th 1989
(2012)Live at the NEC – Oct 24th 19892012
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars[1]

An Evening of Yes Music Plus is a double live album from the English progressive rock band Anderson Bruford Wakeman Howe, released in October 1993 on Fragile Records. It is a recording of the group's concert at the Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountain View, California, US on 9 September 1989 that was originally broadcast on the King Biscuit Flower Hour radio program and as a pay-per-view special in the United States.


The cover features a painting by Roger Dean titled "Floating Islands".

Track listing[edit]

1993 CD edition[edit]

Disc one
No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra" Benjamin Britten 1:41
2. "Jon Anderson Solo" Jon Anderson, David Foster (a. only), Trevor Horn (b. only), Trevor Rabin (b. only), Chris Squire (b. only); Steve Howe (c. only), Rick Wakeman (c. only), Bill Bruford (c. only) 7:32
3. "Steve Howe Solo"
  • a. "Clap"
  • b. "Mood for a Day"
Howe 9:35
4. "Rick Wakeman Solo"
  • a. "Madrigal"
  • b. "Catherine Parr"
  • c. "Merlin the Magician"
Wakeman 5:37
5. "Long Distance Runaround/Bill Bruford Solo" Anderson; Bruford 7:10
6. "Birthright" Anderson, Bruford, Wakeman, Howe, Max Bacon 7:23
7. "And You and I"
  • I. "Cord of Life"
  • II. "Eclipse"
  • III. "The Preacher the Teacher"
  • IV. "Apocalypse"
Anderson, Themes by Howe, Squire, Bruford 9:54
Disc two
No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "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"
Anderson, Howe 19:48
2. "Themes"
  • i. "Sound"
  • ii. "Second Attention"
  • iii. "Soul Warrior"
Anderson, Howe, Wakeman, Bruford 6:37
3. "Brother of Mine"
  • i. "The Big Dream"
  • ii. "Nothing Can Come Between Us"
  • iii. "Long Lost Brother of Mine"
Anderson, Howe, Wakeman, Bruford, Geoff Downes (c. only) 11:00
4. "Heart of the Sunrise" Anderson, Bruford, Squire 11:07
5. "Order of the Universe"
  • i. "Order Theme"
  • iii. "Rock Gives Courage"
  • iii. "It's So Hard To Grow"
  • iv. "The Universe"
Anderson, Howe, Wakeman, Bruford, Rhett Lawrence (b. only) 9:19
6. "Roundabout" Anderson, Howe 9:53

2006 CD edition[edit]



Anderson Bruford Wakeman Howe
Additional musicians


  1. ^ Collins, P. (2011). "An Evening of Yes Music Plus – Anderson Bruford Wakeman Howe | AllMusic". Retrieved 25 July 2011.