The Best of Both Worlds, Parts I and II: Expanded Collector's Edition

The Best of Both Worlds, Parts I and II

Original Television Soundtrack
Expanded Collector's Edition

Composer Ron Jones
Conductor Ron Jones
Performer Hollywood Studio Orchestra
Catalog # GNPD 8083
Discs / Time 1 / 55:12
Release Date May 24, 2013
Cover Front | Back | Alternates
Label GNP Crescendo Records
Related Release Original (1991)

Track Listing

  1. Star Trek: The Next Generation Main Title*/** 1:49

Part I

Season 3 • 1990 • 27:37 • Ron Jones

  1. New Providence 1:22
  2. Not Ready / Job Grabber / Early Worm / No Doubt 2:08
  3. Preparations / What Do You Want? / Fatigue / Hansen's Message 2:12
  4. Borg Engaged 1:13
  5. First Attack / Looks / Tell It Like It Is 5:28
  6. Contemplations 0:52
  7. Borg Take Picard / Death Is Irrelevant / His Place 4:52
  8. Away Team Ready / On the Borg Ship / Nodes 5:19
  9. Captain Borg* 3:55

Part II

Season 4 • 1990 • 24:31 • Ron Jones

  1. Energy Weapon Fails 3:16
  2. Repairs / Humanity Taken 1:17
  3. Contact Lost 0:39
  4. Repairs Complete / Cemetery of Dead Ships 2:06
  5. Currents 0:56
  6. Intervention 4:26
  7. Sitting Ducks / Borg Reach Saturn 1:08
  8. The Link 2:58
  9. Sleep Command / Destruct Mode / Picard Is Back 6:24
  10. Picard's Nightmare 1:04
  1. Star Trek: The Next Generation End Title (3rd Season, long version)** 1:04
  • *Contains “Theme from Star Trek (TV series)” by Alexander Courage and Gene Roddenberry
  • **Contains “Theme from Star Trek: The Motion Picture” by Jerry Goldsmith

Alternate Covers

  • Star Trek: The Next Generation - The Best of Both Worlds alternate cover
  • Star Trek: The Next Generation - The Best of Both Worlds alternate cover
  • Star Trek: The Next Generation - The Best of Both Worlds alternate cover
  • Star Trek: The Next Generation - The Best of Both Worlds alternate cover

Alternate covers are also available in high resolution on OneDrive.

Technical and Recording Notes

1991 Soundtrack Album

  • Score and 1991 Album Producer: Ron Jones
  • Music Recorded: September 18, 1989 (format music), June 1, 1990 (Part 1), and September 6, 1990 (Part II) at 20th Century Fox Scoring Stage, Los Angeles, CA
  • Recording Engineer: Armin Steiner
  • I wish to thank Paramount Pictures, Gene Roddenberry, Robert H. Justman, Armin Steiner and the Crew at the Fox Sound Stage, Laree Jones, Ezra Kliger, Carl Fortina, Bob Bornstein and crew and Cheryl Schmidt for all their support and inspiration to do my best—Ron Jones

2013 Expanded Collector's Edition

  • Executive Album Producers: Neil Norman, Melanie Clarkson and Lukas Kendall
  • Digital Transfers: John Davis, Precision AudioSonics, Hollywood, CA
  • Digital Mastering: Doug Schwartz, Mulholland Music, Chatsworth, CA
  • Additional Engineering: Mike Matessino
  • CD Art Direction: Mark Banning
  • Production Assistance: Jeff Eldridge and Frank K. DeWald
  • Special Thanks: Leslie Moonves, Nina Tassler, David Stapf, Liz Kalodner, Roni Mueller, Veronica Hart, John van Citters, Marian Cordry, Rob Langston, Robert Linden, Nicole Jaeger, Andie Childs, Keith Zajic, Mike Joffe and Ford A. Thaxton

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