The original music heard every night at EPCOT’s Illuminations: Reflections of Earth was recorded at Abbey Road Studios in London, known worldwide as the home of most of the Beatles recording sessions between 1963 and 1967.
The three photos linked to this topic are stills from a home video shot at Abbey Road during the recording sessions March 29-31, 1999.
The first is Abbey Road recording studios. The studio is situated behind iron gates and boasts the largest recording studio in the world.
The second photo is a close up of the title page of the musical score for Reflections of Earth by Gavin Greenaway in the control room at Abbey Road.
The third photo shows Composer Gavin Greenaway as he conducts members of both the London Symphony and London Philharmonic during the recording of the “Reflections of Earth” soundtrack.
View a narrated version of Reflections of Earth from Disney staff.