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Vangelis

key, *1943 GR
Musician / Composer of Electronic
A.k.a. Ευάγγελος Οδυσσέας Παπαθανασίου (Evangelos Odysseas Papathanassiou) Alpha Beta (4) Evangelos Papathanassiou Mama 'O Odyssey (17) Richard Broadbaker

NOTE: If credited as Evangelos Papathanassiou or any other name with Papathanassiou, please use that entry! Born on March 29, 1943 in Volos, Greece, Vangelis started writing music when he was 4 and performed his first live concert at age 6. In the sixties, he was a founding member of Aphrodite's Child ('Rain and Tears', 'End of the World', etc.), along with Demis Roussos and Lucas Sideras. A talented composer and musician, Vangelis is famous for composing soundtracks to films such as 'Blade Runner', 'Chariots Of Fire' and '1492: Conquest Of Paradise'. To date, Vangelis has made over 30 albums, many of them collaborations.

        
Instruments
  • Keyboards
  • Synthesizer
  • Drums
  • Bass
  • Percussion
Genres
  • Electronic
  • Soundtrack
  • Classical
  • Rock
  • Jazz
Popular Tracks   
Conquest of Paradise on 1492: Conquest of Paradise by Vangelis
Love Theme on Blade Runner by Vangelis
Fields of Coral on Oceanic by Vangelis
Titles on Chariots Of Fire by Vangelis
Blade Runner Blues on Blade Runner by Vangelis
Rachel's Song on Blade Runner by Vangelis
La petite fille de la mer - Remastered on L'apocalypse des animaux by Vangelis
Tears in Rain on Blade Runner by Vangelis
Chariots Of Fire on 20 #1's: One Hit Wonders by Various Artists
Main Titles on Blade Runner by Vangelis

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Discography



Title Artist Year Type
Nocturne (The Piano Album)Vangelis2019Album
Chariots Of FireVangelis2019Single
The Stephen Hawking TributeVangelis2018Album
Nocturnal PromenadeVangelis2018Single
The InterviewsVangelis2017Single
Delectus (The Polydor & Vertigo Recordings • 1973-1985)Vangelis2017Album
Greatest HitsVangelis2016Compil.
Mission Accomplie (Rosetta's Waltz)Vangelis2016Single
Live At Pavillon De Paris, France 1978Vangelis2016Album
RosettaVangelis2016Single
RosettaVangelis2016Album
Light & Shadow: The Best Of VangelisVangelis2013Compil.
L'Arbre De Vie - Original Soundtrack Of The Frédéric Rossif DocumentaryVangelis2013Album
Journey to IthakaVangelis2013Single
Star CollectionVangelis2013Compil.
Chariots Of Fire (Soundtrack Sampler)Vangelis2012Album
Carl Sagan: CosmosVangelis2012Compil.
The CollectionVangelis2012Compil.
Missing. (Complete Motion Picture Score)Vangelis2012Album
QatarVangelis2012Album
Chariots Of Fire (The Play) (Music From The Stage Show)Vangelis2012Album
Alexander (Complete Motion Picture Score)Vangelis2012Album
Music From The TV Series "Cosmos"Vangelis2011Album
Blade Runner™ - Esper Edition - The Definitive Collectors EditionVangelis2011Album
Blade Runner (29th Anniversary Limited Edition)Vangelis2011Album
« La Stupenda »Vangelis With Montserrat Caballé2011Album
Memories 2019Vangelis2011Album
Blade Runner Blues (Zev's Rework)Vangelis2010Single
Blade Runner™ - The Final CutVangelis2010Album
Blade Runner™ - Deleted And Alternate ScenesVangelis2010Album
Who Killed The Dragon? (The BYG Sessions)Vangelis2009Album
Świadectwo - Muzyka FilmowaVangelis / Robert Janson2008Album
The City / VoicesVangelis2008Album
Multi-Track Suggestion / 64k RamVangelis / Claude Larson2007Album
MP3 Collection Part 2Vangelis2007Album
MP3 Part 2Vangelis2007Album
MP3 Collection Part 1Vangelis2007Album
El Greco (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)Vangelis2007Album
Let It Happen / MekanoVangelis / Turelli2007Album
Лучшие Саундтреки ГолливудаVangelis2007Compil.
MP3 - Part 4Vangelis2006Compil.
Sex Power / Poem SymphoniqueVangelis2006Compil.
Let It Happen / Take A ChanceVangelis / Queen Samantha2006Album
Excerpts From The CatalogueVangelis2005Compil.
Alexander (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)Vangelis2004Album
Socrates Drank The Conium / PhosSocrates Drank The Conium With Vangelis2004Compil.
IthacaΚωνσταντίνος Καβάφης2004Album
OdysseyVangelis2004Compil.
The Best OfVangelis2003Compil.
Los Angeles, November 2019Vangelis2003Album
1492: Conquest Of Paradise / Blade Runner / The CityVangelis2003Album
1492 – Conquest Of Paradise: The Complete Score (Music From The Original Soundtrack)Vangelis2002Album
The Official Album Of The 2002 FIFA World CupAnastacia / Vangelis / Love United / Mónica Naranjo2002Album
Anthem (The 2002 FIFA World Cup Official Anthem)Vangelis2002Single
La Fete Sauvage Complete ScoreVangelis2002Album
FrancescoVangelis2002Album
Odyssey (The Definitive Collection)Vangelis2001Compil.
Mask / L'Apocalypse Des AnimauxVangelis2001Compil.
Heaven And Hell / Albedo 0.39 / SpiralVangelis2001Album
Mythodea (Music For The NASA Mission: 2001 Mars Odyssey)Vangelis2001Album
Mythodea (Music For The NASA Mission: 2001 Mars Odyssey)Vangelis2001Album
Mythodea (Music For The NASA Mission: 2001 Mars Odyssey)Vangelis2001Single
Cousteau (Indonésie - Sumatra - Hommage) (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)Vangelis2000Album
Cavafy - Original Motion Picture SoundtrackVangelis2000Album
Earth / Entends - Tu Les Chiens AboyerVangelis2000Compil.
Antarctica (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)Vangelis2000Album
Chariots Of Fire (Extended)Vangelis2000Album
VangelisVangelis2000Compil.
Reprise 1990-1999Vangelis1999Compil.
Bitter MoonVangelis1999Album
Sauvage Et BeauVangelis1999Album
Sensitivity Plus "Alpha"Vangelis1999Album
Antarctica / ChinaVangelis1999Album
Коллеция Студийных Альбомов 1973-1998Vangelis1999Compil.
Μικρονευροχειρουργική με βίντεοταινίες / Microneurosurgery With Video TapesVangelis, Stergios Tegos1998Album
Unknown TitleVangelis1998Album
March With MeMontserrat Caballé, Vangelis1997Single
PlatinumVangelis1997Compil.
The CollectionVangelis1997Album
Themes 2Vangelis1997Compil.
Gift...Vangelis1996Compil.
Sauvage Et BeauVangelis1996Single
Song Of The SeasVangelis1996Single
A Separate AffairNeuronium & Vangelis1996Album
ZDF PressekonferenzBonnie Tyler / Vangelis / 4WD1996Album
Ask The MountainsVangelis With Stina Nordenstam1996Single
Portraits (So Long Ago, So Clear)Vangelis1996Compil.
OceanicVangelis1996Album
Space ThemesVangelis1995Compil.
VoicesVangelis1995Single
Themes II (The Very Best Of)Vangelis1995Compil.
VoicesVangelis1995Album
The Bounty - Original Motion Picture SoundtrackVangelis1995Album
Albedo 0.39 / Heaven And HellVangelis1995Album
La Fête Sauvage / Entends - Tu Les Chiens Aboyer?Vangelis1995Compil.
The CollectionVangelis1994Compil.
Best In SpaceVangelis1994Compil.
Best SelectionVangelis1994Compil.
Inner Data : Themes IIIVangelis1994Compil.
Blade RunnerVangelis1994Album
Twenty Eighth Parallel (Music From The Album 1492 – Conquest Of Paradise)Vangelis1993Single
1492 – Conquest Of Paradise (Music From The Original Soundtrack)Vangelis1992Album
End Titles From "Bladerunner"Vangelis1992Single
Conquest Of ParadiseVangelis1992Single
VangelisVangelis1992Compil.
In LondonNeuronium & Vangelis1992Single
The Best Of VangelisVangelis1992Compil.
Vangelis ("The Best Of" Sampler)Vangelis1992Album
Vangelis ‎– De Nuremberg A Nuremberg 1ère Epoque : De 1942 à 1946Vangelis1991Single
HymneVangelis1991Compil.
SpiralVangelis1991Single
Good To See YouVangelis1990Single
The CityVangelis1990Album
ThemesVangelis1989Compil.
ThemesVangelis1989Compil.
UntitledVangelis / Kraftwerk1989Compil.
MissingVangelis1989Single
VangelisVangelis1989Album
Chariots Of FireVangelis1989Single
Ein Musikalisches Erlebnis Sound ImpressionsVangelis, Elton John, Ennio Morricone, Friedemann, Siegfried Schwab, Ralf Illenberger's Circle1988Compil.
The Will Of The WindVangelis1988Single
DirectVangelis1988Album
Diamonds / HymneHerb Alpert / Vangelis1987Album
3+3 (Fragment)Vangelis1986Single
Multi Track SuggestionVangelis1986Single
SpiralVangelis1986Single
SuffocationVangelis1986Single
Dervish DVangelis1986Single
MaskVangelis1985Album
Al Hombre DesconocidoVangelis1985Compil.
Invisible ConnectionsVangelis1985Album
Silent PortraitsVangelis1984Album
Soil FestivitiesVangelis1984Album
「南極物語」メイン・テーマ = Theme From AntarcticaVangelis1983Single
Antarctica (Music From Koreyoshi Kurahara's Film) = 南極物語Vangelis1983Album
VangelisVangelis1983Compil.
VangelisVangelis1982Compil.
Chariots Of Fire • China • Opera SauvageVangelis1982Album
End Title / GloriaVangelis / Laura Branigan1982Single
To The Unknown Man Vol. IVangelis1982Compil.
To The Unknown Man Vol. IIVangelis1982Compil.
AlphaVangelis1981Album
Chariots Of FireVangelis1981Single
Greatest HitsVangelis1981Compil.
Not A Bit-All Of It = Un Poco No, TodoVangelis1981Single
Chariots Of Fire And Other Award Winning Scores From The Cinema Sound Stages And Concert HallsThe London Philharmonic Orchestra, Vangelis1981Compil.
TitlesVangelis1981Single
Theme From The TV-Series CosmosVangelis1981Single
Chariots Of FireVangelis1981Album
My LoveVangelis1980Single
Don't Be FoolishPeter Marsh & Vangelis1980Single
See You LaterVangelis1980Album
Spiral / BacchanaleVangelis1980Single
China = 中國Vangelis1979Album
4 Track E.P.Vangelis1979Album
L'EnfantVangelis1979Single
The Tao Of Love/The DragonVangelis1979Single
Hymne / IrlandeVangelis1979Single
The Long March (Part I & II)Vangelis1979Single
The Best Of VangelisVangelis1978Compil.
The Best Of VangelisVangelis1978Compil.
HypothesisVangelis1978Album
BeaubourgVangelis1978Album
The DragonVangelis1978Album
Ignacio Part.1Vangelis1977Single
To The Unknown ManVangelis1977Single
Pulstar / Year Of The CatVangelis / Al Stewart1977Single
SpiralVangelis1977Album
Dervish DVangelis1977Single
La Fête SauvageVangelis1976Single
PulstarVangelis1976Single
Albedo 0.39Vangelis1976Album
So Long Ago, So Clear / Heaven And Hell ThemeVangelis1975Single
Heaven And HellVangelis1975Album
Heaven and HellVangelis1975Album
Sex Power El Greco And MoreVangelis1967Compil.
Vangelis Часть 1-2 (1965-1972) (1973-1979)VangelisAlbum
The Music Of VangelisVangelisCompil.
Tubular Bells / L'Apocalypse Des AnimauxMike Oldfield, VangelisAlbum
DeLuxe Collection - 1VangelisCompil.
DeLuxe Collection - 2VangelisCompil.
Vangelis часть 5-6 (1988-1993) (1994-1997)VangelisAlbum
L'EnfantVangelisAlbum
The Dragon / HypothesisVangelisCompil.
Vangelis часть 7VangelisAlbum
MP3 Collection: Part ThreeVangelisAlbum
Greatest Hits : Volume TwoVangelisCompil.
PortraitVangelisCompil.
Vangelis часть 3-4 (1979-1983) (1983-1986)VangelisAlbum
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