Release Date: 01 July 2012
Format: Boxed Set with CDs and DVD
Kitaro?s first career-spanning box set includes the Grammy?-winning Thinking of You and an entire disc of high-definition live concert footage!
The Ultimate Kitaro Collection features albums that reflect music inspired by nature and cultures, throughout history, from around the world. Take an excursion through the ancient civilizations of Egypt, Mesopotamia, the Indus Valley, and China with Ancient; journey through the chronicle that recounts the birth of Japan and its people with Kojiki; or travel through recent history with the 442 storyscape, which conveys a powerful and riveting chapter of Japanese- American history. In 1988, Kitaro received his first Grammy? nomination for his work on the track ?The Field.? He claimed his first Golden Globe? in 1993 for the soundtrack to the film Heaven & Earth. After multiple nominations, he won his first Grammy? in 1999 for his magnum opus Thinking of You. He has spent the last decade promoting world peace through performances and through the Sacred Journey of Ku-Kai albums. This collection also contains a DVD featuring a full-length concert from 2002 in Nara, Japan at the Yakushiji temple. It also, of course, features music from the Silk Road soundtrack, which became a phenomenon. This masterpiece, which introduced Kitaro?s music to millions worldwide, is revered for its serene and seductive arrangements, gentle melodies, and combination of lush, majestic textures.
DVD Specs: NTSC, Region 0, 16:9 (Widescreen), Color, English (Surround), Not Rated, Run Time: 132 min.
Box Set Includes
Best Of Silk Road
442: Extreme Patriots Of WWII
Impressions Of The West Lake
Peace on Earth
Sacred Journey of Ku-Kai
Sacred Journey of Ku-Kai, Volume 2
Sacred Journey of Ku-Kai, Volume 3
Sacred Journey Of Ku-Kai, Volume 4
Thinking of You
Daylight Moonlight: Live At Yakushiji DVD
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