Now what's this ? The year is 1977, the location
is London, United Kingdom. Vangelis' brother Niko brings another Italian group
to Nemo Studios and have them record this curious little single
"Notturno" / "Dimenticare". The group Panda is not very well known outside of Italy,
probably not even inside Italy. Both songs are slow ballads, and as for
"Notturno" the composition is credited to a "Ciaikowski", or better known to
most people as Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky, as it is based on a theme from
Tracklist and Credits
|Notturno (C. Vistarini / Ciaikowski) 3'43|
|Dimenticare (C. Vistarini / V. Papathanassiou) 2'24|
Arranged by Vangelis Papathanassiou.
Produced by Niko Papathanassiou.
Sound Engineer Keith Spencer Allen.
/ Dimenticare Polydor 2060153 Italy/Brazil
1978 Various Artists "Sotto Il Segno Del Sole" Polydor
2448 073 Italy (contains "Notturno")
The songs Notturno and Dimenticare were recorded in
Nemo Studios in London in 1977. The groups visit to the studio is even proven by
the record sleeve, where all five members are set against the outside wall of
For all the lyrics of Panda, go to
and Panda lyrics: Notturno and Dimenticare