The Simon Park Orchestra is a group which is most notable for producing the instrumental "Eye Level", the theme tune for the television series Van der Valk composed by Jan Stoeckart which spent four weeks at the number one position in the UK Singles Chart in September 1973. Simon Park was born in March 1946 in Market Harborough, England. He studied at Worcester College, Oxford where he gained a Bachelor of Arts in music.
Eye Level is the original tune to 'Van Der Valk', a British/Dutch TV series. Eye Level was produced originally for the De Wolfe Music Library but it was given a proper release by popular demand. Track A6, Up To Date was used as the theme to popular 70s British TV comedy Man About The House. Rights Society: MCPS. Matrix, Runout (Stamped Runout, Side A): YAX 4699-2 GR 1. Matrix, Runout (Stamped Runout, Side B): YAX 4670-1 T 1. Other Versions (5 of 5) View All.
The Simon Park Orchestra Dawn To Dusk (With Noise Re. 03:07. The Simon Park Orchestra Up To Date. The International Studio Orchestra Seasons Of Mist (Composed By Simon Park). The International Studio Orchestra English Rose (Composed By Simon Park).
Eye Level is a 1972 single by the Simon Park Orchestra. It was produced originally for the De Wolfe Music Library and selected by Thames Television to be the theme tune for their Netherlands based detective series, Van der Valk. YouTube Encyclopedic. Eye Level" was issued as a single stateside on Vanguard Records (catalog Though it failed to chart in the Hot 100, it did make No. 29 on the Billboard Easy Listening chart in January 1974. In South Africa, the tune was used as the theme music for the 1974 feature film Boland! with added Afrikaans lyrics and is generally known there as "Die Lied Van Die Boland" (The Highland Song). Eye Level (Theme from the TV series Van Der Valk)" (Trombey) 2:20. Distant Hills (Theme from the TV series Crown Court)" (Reno, Haseley) 3:02
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|DB 8946||The Simon Park Orchestra||Eye Level (7", Single)||Columbia||DB 8946||UK||1972|
|DB 8946||The Simon Park Orchestra||Eye Level (7", Single, Sol)||Columbia||DB 8946||UK||1972|
|DO-10340||The Simon Park Orchestra||Eye Level (7", Single)||Columbia||DO-10340||Australia||1972|
|3C 006-94841||The Simon Park Orchestra||Eye Level (7")||Columbia||3C 006-94841||Italy||1972|
|DB 8946||The Simon Park Orchestra||Eye Level (7", Single, Promo)||Columbia||DB 8946||UK||1973|