Loreena McKennitt - The Visit - The Definitive Edition - CD4+BluRay (RELEASED 24/09/21)
The Visit: The Definitive Edition package contains five discs (4 Compact Discs and 1 Blu-Ray) including five hours of previously unreleased content. In addition, The Visit is the first ever Loreena McKennitt recording to be mixed in Surround Sound inc Dolby Atmos. Available in a deluxe, limited edition, DVD-sized and book-shaped box set containing a 32-page booklet including previously unseen photographs and a four part essay, written by Loreena, discussing the recording of The Visit and other aspects of its 30-year legacy. Features 19 previously-unreleased live performances including a 1992 solo radio session, 2016 trio tour recordings and a 1992 CBC Radio in-concert broadcast.
CD #1 is the original recording, remastered in 2004.
CD #2 includes two archival performances: an August 1992 CBC recording of an Ontario Place concert with McKennitt's full band, as well as a 1992 edition of World Café, recorded live for NPR at WXPN in Philadelphia featuring live solo performances and interview clips.
CD #3 includes a 1991 interview with Tim Wilson and a previously unreleased 2020 round-table discussion between McKennitt and several of her colleagues and collaborators in the making and the release of this recording.
CD #4 offers a binaural headphone mix for those who prefer to listen on their mobile devices, as well as a soundboard recording of six trio performances of songs from The Visit captured on her 2016 US tour.
Disc #5 is a Blu-ray version of The Visit containing three different formats: Dolby Atmos, DTS 5.1 and High Resolution stereo