Truth of Touch

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Truth of Touch
Studio album by Yanni
Released February 8, 2011
Genre Crossover, easy listening, new-age
Length 61:59
Label Yanni/Wake
Producer Yanni
Yanni chronology
Truth of Touch
Live at El Morro, Puerto Rico
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 3.5/5 stars[1]

Truth of Touch is the sixteenth studio album by Keyboardist Yanni, released on Yanni/Wake label in 2011.

Track Listing[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "Truth of Touch" 4:13
2. "Echo of a Dream" 3:58
3. "Seasons" 3:57
4. "Voyage" 3:36
5. "Flash of Color" 3:17
6. "Vertigo" 3:28
7. "Nine" 5:33
8. "Can't Wait" 4:09
9. "Guilty Pleasure" 3:48
10. "O Luce Che Brilla Nell'oscurità" 4:04
11. "I'm So" 4:37
12. "Long Way Home" 3:26
13. "Yanni & Arturo" 5:56
14. "Mist of a Kiss" 4:29
15. "Secret" 4:03


  • Arranged by Yanni
  • Engineered by Yanni, Silvio Richetto & Travis Meck
  • Additional Arrangements by Miklos Malek on "Truth of Touch", "Seasons", "Voyage", "Flash of Color" and "Vertigo"
  • Additional Production by Marc Russell & David Scheuer on "Secret"
  • Mastered by Chris Bellman at Bernie Grundman Mastering, Los Angeles
  • Art Direction: & Design: Norman Moore,
  • Photography: Silvio Richetto

(Production as described in CD liner notes.)[2]

AllMusic Review[edit]

Truth of Touch was Yanni's first album of new studio material since 2003’s Ethnicity, with Yanni said to be "returning to his instrumental roots". In contrast to the vocal-centric of Yanni Voices (2009), Truth of Touch is a largely instrumental album, and was said to constitute a "return to form" for Yanni, referring to his mid-1990s musical style. The album was said to include cinematic elements, with smooth jazz and tribal rhythms.


  • Peaked as #1 Billboard New Age album for 2011 and 2012[3]
  • Peaked as #11 Billboard Independent Album for 2011[3]
  • Was the #1 top-selling New Age album of 2011[4][5] and #10 in 2012[6]


External links[edit]