Released June 1997
Format CD
Type Studio Album
Genre Medieval Folk Rock
Length 1:05:24
Edition date June 1997
Country UK
Label Minstrel Hall Music
Catalog Number LIGHTCD001


Shadow of the Moon is the debut studio album by the group Blackmore's Night, released June 2, 1997. It stayed on the German charts for 17 weeks. It received a gold certification in Japan for 100,000 albums shipped to stores.

Ritchie Blackmore – electric guitars, acoustic guitars, bass, mandolin, drum, tambourine
Candice Night – lead vocals, backing vocals
Pat Regan – keyboards
Gerald Flashman – recorders, trumpet, French horns
Tom Brown – cello
Lady Green – viola, violins

Guest appearances:
Ian Anderson – flute on "Play, Minstrel, Play"
Scott Hazell – backing vocals on "Play, Minstrel, Play"

Produced by: Pat Regan and Ritchie Blackmore

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