Synthesizer Greatest Arcade Release Matrix

This matrix shows the label codes used by Arcade for various releases of the Synthesizer Greatest series in different countries and different media formats.
For the entire table below, please keep in mind that…

  • The Synthesizer Greatest series has been released in Italy as “Synthesizer Greatest Space Music”.
  • The Synthesizer Greatest series has been released in France as “Synthétiseur – Les Plus Grands Thèmes“.
  • Label codes in France and Italy are prefixed with “ARC”.
  • The French “Synthétiseur” series differs from the “Synthesizer Greatest” series in track lists and number of releases.
VolNetherlandsSpainGermanyFinlandFranceItalyUK
1LP01 3810 2102 3810 2104 3810 2105 3810 2114561-1469046 19 3810 1
MC01 3810 4102 3810 4104 3810 4105 3810 4114561-4
CD01 3810 6102 3810 6104 3810 6105 3810 6114561-2469046 29 3810 2
2LP01 4020 2102 4020 2104 4020 2105 4020 2114574-1
MC01 4020 4102 4020 4104 4020 4105 4020 4114574-4
CD01 4020 6102 4020 6104 4020 6105 4020 6114574-2471051 2
3LP01 4240 2102 4240 2104 4240 2105 4240 2114578-1
MC01 4240 4102 4240 4104 4240 4105 4240 4114578-4
CD01 4240 6102 4240 6104 4240 6105 4240 6114578-2472630 2
4LP01 4370 2102 4370 2114583-1
MC01 4370 4102 4370 4114583-4
CD01 4370 6102 4370 6104 4370 6114583-2472899 2
5LP01 5150 2102 5150 2114585-1
MC01 5150 4102 5150 4114585-4
CD01 5150 6102 5150 6114585-2473804 2
6LP02 6740 2114589-1
MC14589-4
CD01 6740 6114589-2
7LP14606-1
MC32 0000814606-4
CD32 0000714606-2
8LP14616-1
MC14616-4
CD14616-2
9LP
MC
CD302068
10LP
MC
CD302096
11LP
MC
CD302265
12LP
MC
CDARC 384
Classical Masterpieces 1, 2 and double CD version
CM1LP04 5260 21
MC
CD01 5260 61
CM2LP04 6000 21
MC
CD01 6000 61
2CDLP
MC
CD02 4850 62

 

Other/Special Releases
01 10024 Benelux Re-release of volume 1 in 1995 as the “Arcade Music Collection” series
DIN 135 D Australia Release by Dino in Australia
8800020 Germany 2CD release “Synthesizer Greatest Gold” in 1992
8800021 Germany 2MC release “Synthesizer Greatest Gold” in 1992
22 204302 Netherlands “Digitally Remastered” version of volume 1 (2001)
22 204342 Germany CD Release volume 5
Takt Music 1142 Poland Synthesizer Greatest Classical Masterpieces MC
8800291 Germany Synthesizer Greatest - the Movie Themes (1995)
DICD 3770 Netherlands Synthesizer Greatest - the Original Tapes (1992)
3006942 France Mega Synthétiseur - Les 100 Plus Grand Thèmes
ARC 480-2 France Synthétiseur - Les Plus Grands Thèmes Du Cinéma
302 122 France Synthétiseur Gold
302 598 France Best Of Synthétiseur (Les Plus Grands Thèmes)
02 4850 62FranceSynthesizer Greatest - the Classical Masterpieces - 2 CD version