Harlequin Track Listing & Notes
1. No Need for Introductions
The narration was done by Mick Michaels with the help of vocal effects.
2. Lost in a Dream
Most people think the on going melody throughout the song is a keyboard. Itís actually a
blend of guitar notes smoothed together.
3. Angels Only Dare
Angels Only Dare was the first release from the album. The song actually first released
on the COS Christmas EP December Wind as a way to promote the upcoming
4. Zanni Precession - instrumental
5. Dream Seeker
The music for Dream Seeker was originally composed in 1987. New lyrics and lead
section were added to the up dated arrangement. Dream Seeker originally appeared
on the COS EP Forgotten Hero.
6. Crying Angel - Reneeís song
Crying Angel was originally composed in 1986. for the album it was modified to an
acoustic version and new lyrics were written to follow the story line. however, the
original title remained.
7. Show of Hands
The lyrics to Octahedron were written on a plane trip to Florida three months before the
album released. Even thought the music has been recorded for some time, it was the
last song completed.
9. Peanut Gallery - instrumental
10. Light in the Dark
The music for Light in the Dark was also originally composed in 1987 but never
Hellequin is a classic Metal arrangement - it packs a punch and is in your face.
12. Haunting Performance - instrumental
13. Do or Die
14. Someone Somewhere
Someone Somewhere was originally written in 1986. most of the original
arrangement is the same along with the chorus. the rest of the lyrics were rewritten.
15. Now We Must Live
COS wanted the last song of the album to also include part of the first song - creating a
connection within the album. The end of Now We Must Live is a modified
arrangement of the end of Lost in a Dream.
16. Come to a Close
Mick also did the narration for Come to a Close.