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Aspera Hiems Symfonia


Release date:
June 3rd, 1996
Catalog ID:
ALC 002
Version desc.:
Misprint, Digipak
Ancient Lore Creations
9 reviews (avg. 85%)
1. To Thou Who Dwellest in the Night 06:46   Show lyrics
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2. Wintry Grey 04:34   Show lyrics
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3. Whence & Whither Goest the Wind 05:15   Show lyrics
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4. Raudt og svart 05:50   Show lyrics
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5. The Bodkin & the Quietus ( Reach the Stars) 04:36   Show lyrics
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6. Du nordavind 04:00   Show lyrics
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7. Fall of Man 06:06   Show lyrics
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8. Naar kulda tar (Frostnettenes prolog) 04:21   Show lyrics
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Band members
Garm Vocals
August Guitars
Sverd Keyboards
Hellhammer Drums
Skoll Bass
Miscellaneous staff
Craig Morris Mastering
Kristian Romsøe Mixing
Christophe Szpajdel Logo
Garm Vocals
August Guitars
Sverd Keyboards
Hellhammer Drums
Skoll Bass
Read Aspera Hiems Symfonia 94% Lars_Stian September 16th, 2017
Read Their Single Dose of... 75% doomknocker November 30th, 2014
Read Harsh, cold, majestic. 97% greywanderer7 July 21st, 2012
Read To aspire for infinity or... 75% TowardsMorthond June 28th, 2012
Read 37 minutes feel like days. 47% Andromeda_Unchained December 5th, 2011
Read Majestic! 100% Jiri777 August 26th, 2008
Read The Seduction Of Art: Part I. 90% Perplexed_Sjel April 3rd, 2008
Read Brilliant 95% PerArdua August 29th, 2004
Read ARCTURUS - Aspera Hiems... 95% Equimanthorne June 24th, 2004

The album title is Latin for "Harsh Winter Symphony".

Songs 2, 4, 6, & 8 are re-recorded versions of songs originally found on the Constellation 1994 EP.

The first pressing of the digipak omits track 8 on the back cover and has unexplained asterisks behind the song titles of tracks 4 & 5.

Recording information:

Recorded and mixed during the 7th & 8th months Anno 1995 at Panser Studios.
Were in subsequent month mixed at Endless.
Mastered at Strype Audio, Oslo, Norway.


Matrix / Runout (Variant 1): [DADC AUSTRIA logotype] IFPI L551 A0100179123-0101 11 A0
Mastering SID Code (Variant 1, Extracted from Matrix): IFPI L551
Mould SID Code (Variant 1): IFPI 94F4
Matrix / Runout (Variant 2): [DADC AUSTRIA logotype] A0100179123-0101 11 A1
Mastering SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI L551
Mould SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI 94E5

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