Joe Hisaishi’s first album, which has announced a contract with Deutsche Grammophon, a prestigious classical music company, is an orchestral recording of all his own compositions provided for director Hayao Miyazaki’s works in a new arrangement.
Recorded in London with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, this work has a universal sound that can be applied to any genre of classical / J-pop animation.
It is the crystallization of the collaboration between Joe Hisaishi and Ghibli films, which have a special presence in the animation film world and continue to be loved.
recording year June 2022
recording location London
Conductor Joe Hisaishi
orchestra Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
01. NAUSICAÄ OF THE VALLEY OF THE WIND (From “Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind”)
02. KIKI’S DELIVERY SERVICE (From “Kiki’s Delivery Service”)
01. PRINCESS MONONOKE (From “Princess Mononoke”)
02. THE WIND RISES (from “The Wind Rises”)
03. PONYO ON THE CLIFF BY THE SEA (From “Ponyo on the Cliff by the Sea”)