Renaissance music, videos, stats, and photos | Last.fmRenaissance are an English progressive rock band, best known for their 1978 UK top 10 hit “Northern Lights” and progressive rock classics like “Carpet of the Sun”, “Mother Russia”, and “Ashes Are Burning”. They developed a unique sound, combining a female lead vocal with a fusion of classical, folk, rock, and jazz influences. Characteristic elements of the Renaissance sound are Annie Haslam’s wide vocal range, prominent piano accompaniment, orchestral arrangements, vocal harmonies, acoustic guitar, bass guitar, synthesiser, and versatile drum work. The band created a significant following in the northeast United States in the 1970s, and that region remains their strongest fan base. See for more.

Ashes Are Burning

Opening Out

Carpet of the Sun

Mother Russia

Ocean Gypsy


At the Harbour

Let It Grow

Can You Understand

Northern Lights

Renaissance 1969 Full Album

Ashes are burning 1973 full album

Scheherazade and Other Stories 1975 Full Album

Renaissance – Past Orbits of Dust 2012 Full Album

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