Studio Ghibli Records
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Joe Hisaishi — The Tale of the Princess Kaguya soundtrack LP
Limited edition 2LP on clear "salmon pink" vinyl
Remastered Edition with etched D Side
With obi strip and insert included
With new mastering and new gatefold jacket artwork
Studio Ghibli's The Tale Of The Princess Kaguya gets its first vinyl release, as part of the best-selling vinyl series featuring legendary composer Joe Hisaishi. Including the beautiful theme "When I Remember This Life" sung by Kazumi Nikaido, this is the complete soundtrack to Studio Ghibli's 2013 anime The Tale Of The Princess Kaguya, composed by the studio's long-time musical collaborator Joe Hisaishi.
This is the first and the last collaborative work by director Isao Takahata and composer Joe Hisaishi. Presented on double vinyl, with laser etchings on Side D. 87th Academy Award-nominee for Best Animated Feature, 42nd Annie Awards nominee Best Animated Feature, 67th Cannes Film Festival Nominee Director's Fortnight. From Studio Ghibli, the studio that brought you the Academy Award-winning Spirited Away, comes a powerful and soaring epic that redefines animated storytelling and marks a triumphant highpoint within an extraordinary filmmaking career for director and studio co-founder Isao Takahata.
Found inside a shining stalk of bamboo by an old bamboo cutter and his wife, a tiny girl grows rapidly into an exquisite young lady. The mysterious young princess enthralls all who encounter her — but ultimately, she must confront her fate, the punishment for her crime. Director Isao Takahata's final film was nominated for an Academy Award and hailed as a masterpiece by critics. Remastered and released in a deluxe edition with new gatefold jacket artwork and liner notes. First time released on vinyl.
|Side A||Overture||Light||The Little Princess||The Joy of Living||The Sprout||Li'l Bamboo||Life||Mountain Hamlet||Robe||Setting Out||Autumn Harvest||Supple Bamboo||Writing Practice||The Garden of Life||The Banquet||Despair||The Coming of Spring||Melody of the Beautiful Koto||Side B||Spring Waltz||Memories of the Village||The Nobles' Wild Ride||Devotion||Cicada Night||Mystery of the Moon||Sorrow||Fate||The City of the Moon||Going Home||Flying||Side C||The Procession of Celestial Beings I||The Parting||The Procession of Celestial Beings II||Moon||When I Remember This Life||Koto Melody||Nursery Rhyme||Song of the Heavenly Maiden||Side D||Laser Etching|