Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 A Day a Gorilla Gives a Banana
1:43
2 Rain
3:41
3 Bibo no Aozora
6:40
4 The Last Emperor
5:56
5 1919
6:24
6 Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence
4:49
7 M.A.Y. in the Backyard
4:26
8 The Sheltering Sky
4:35
9 A Tribute to N.J.P.
3:20
10 High Heels (Main Theme)
3:21
11 Aoneko no Torso
2:35
12 The Wuthering Heights
5:22
13 Parolibre
3:25
14 Acceptance (End Credit) - Little Buddha
7:32
15 Before Long
3:06
16 Bring them home
4:42

Credits

CD 1

violin:
Barry Finclair (tracks 13, 15)
David Nadien (tracks 2, 8)
Everton Nelson (violinist) (tracks 1, 3–7, 9–12, 14, 16)
cello:
Jaques Morelenbaum (tracks 1–16)
piano:
坂本龍一 (tracks 1–16)
composer:
坂本龍一 (tracks 1–12, 16)
lyricist:
売野雅勇 (track 3)
mixer:
坂本龍一 (tracks 1–16)
Fernando Aponte (tracks 1–16)
producer:
坂本龍一 (tracks 1–16)
recording engineer:
Fernando Aponte (tracks 1–16)
publisher:
EMI Virgin Music (track 6)
Sony/ATV Harmony (track 12)
キャブ (tracks 3, 10)
mixed at:
recorded at:
arrangements:
Forbidden Colours (track 6)
has revision:
Heart of Asia (track 6)
merry christmas mr. lawrence (FACT version) (track 6)
is the basis for:
later versions:
part of:
The Last Emperor (track 2)
The Sheltering Sky (track 8)
recording of:
1919 (track 5)
Bring Them Home (track 16)
High Heels (Main Theme) (track 10)
Merry Christmas, Mr. Lawrence (Merry Christmas, Mr. Lawrence, Main Theme) (track 6)
Rain (track 2)
Sheltering Sky (Main Theme) (track 8)
The Last Emperor (Main Title) (track 4)
Wuthering Heights (Main Theme) (track 12)
美貌の青空 (track 3)
青猫のトルソ (track 11)

Release

design:Hideki Nakajima
mastering:Ted Jensen (American mastering engineer)
art direction:Hideki Nakajima
photography:Kazunali Tajimax-Tajima
mastered at:Sterling Sound (split/relocated to Nashville and Edgewater studios in 2018, but NY studio planned to reopen in 2019) in New York, New York, United States

Release Group

creative direction:Norika Sky-Sora (producer)
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/master/135235 [info]
Wikidata:Q2813241 [info]