Encounter At Farpoint

Encounter At Farpoint

Original Television Soundtrack

Composer Dennis McCarthy
Conductor Dennis McCarthy
Catalog # GNPD 8012
Discs / Time 1 / 36:21
Release Date August 22, 1988
Cover Front
Label GNP Crescendo Records
Related Release Expanded Collector's Edition (2014)

Track Listing

  1. Star Trek: The Next Generation Main Title (*/** only) 1:45
  2. Stardate* 1:43
  3. Troi Senses 1:42
  4. Picard’s Plan* / First Chase* / First Chase (part 2)* 2:41
  5. Detaching* / Separation*/*** 2:41
  6. Shaken / Court Time / There Goes Da Judge 2:29
  7. U.S.S. Hood* / On Manual* 3:18
  8. Star Trek: The Next Generation End Credit (** only) 1:03
  9. Personal Log* / Admiral / Old Lovers 2:24
  10. Caverns* 1:27
  11. Splashing*** / The Woods/Memories* 2:45
  12. Scanned / Big Guns / Unknown 3:04
  13. Revealed / Reaching Out 4:39
  14. Departure* 1:07
  15. Main Title #2 (alternate main title)*/*** 1:43
  • Original music composed by Dennis McCarthy, Addax Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP).
  • *Contains “Theme from Star Trek TV Series” - composed by Alexander Courage, Bruin Music Company (BMI).
  • **Contains “Theme from Star Trek: The Motion Picture” - composed by Jerry Goldsmith, Ensign Music Corporation (BMI).
  • ***Written and recorded for, but not contained in, episode.
  • NOTE: The liner notes and CD itself list 'Departure' and 'Main Title #2' as one track, when they are in fact two seperate tracks.

Replica and Alternate Covers

  • Star Trek: The Next Generation - Encounter at Farpoint alternate cover
  • Star Trek: The Next Generation - Encounter at Farpoint alternate cover
  • Star Trek: The Next Generation - Encounter at Farpoint alternate cover
  • Star Trek: The Next Generation - Encounter at Farpoint alternate cover

Alternate covers are also available in high resolution on OneDrive.

Technical and Recording Notes

  • Producer: Dennis McCarthy
  • Executive Album Producer: Neil Norman and Mark Banning
  • Associate Album Producer & Sequencing: Ford A. Thaxton
  • Recording Engineer: Gary Ladinsky
  • Assistant Engineers: Nick "Beamer" Basich, Ethan Chase, Jim Mitchell, Alan Abrahmson, Mark Pontiatowski and William Talbott Film
  • Music Editor: John La Salandra, S.M.E.
  • Album Remix Editor: George Doering
  • Cover Design: Mark Banning & Neil Norman
  • Graphic Production: Mark Banning
  • Dennis McCarthy Photo: David Mitchell
  • Album Notes: Ford A. Thaxton
  • Special thanks to: Patti McCarthy, Carol Baker, Bob Badway, David Mitchell, Robert Earl "Butch" Day, David Hirsch, Alan & Patty Halfill, Sylvia Darko, Rick Berman, Robert Justman, and a very special thanks to the "Great Bird of the Galaxy" Gene Roddenberry, for making it all possible.

Last updated on Saturday, August 27, 2016 7:05

27.08.16

This site is not endorsed, sponsored or affiliated with CBS Studios Inc. or the "Star Trek" franchise.