Hiromi* ‎– Spiral

Telarc ‎– CD-83631
CD, Album
DVD, DVD-Video

Tracklist Hide Credits

1 Spiral 10:04
Music For Three-Piece-Orchestra
2 Open Door - Tuning - Prologue 10:15
3 Déjà Vu 7:45
4 Reverse 5:09
5 Edge 5:19
6 Old Castle, By The River, In The Middle Of A Forest 8:20
7 Love And Laughter 9:02
Bonus Track
8 Return Of Kung-Fu World Champion 9:39
Bonus DVD
DVD1 Kung-Fu World Champion (Recorded Live At Yokohoma Blitz, Japan, November 26, 2004)
Engineer [Audio Recording] – Kengo KatoEngineer [Mix] – Michael BishopOther [Video Director] – Akira Maejima
DVD2 Play Audio In DTS 5.1 Surround 1:05:36

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Recorded live in the studio direct to DSD (Direct Stream Digital) at Blackbird Studios, Studio D, Nashville, Tennessee, May 28 - 31, 2005.
Mixed at Blackbird Studios, Studio A, June 15 - 17, 2005.

This release contains a bonus track (track 8), as well as a bonus DVD including a live video, the option to play the entire album in DTS 5.1 Surround Sound (96k, 24-bit), a Discography, and Credits for the live video.

Piano - Royer SF-24 & SF-12
Bass - Millennia Media TD-1
Drums - RCA 44DX, AEA R-84, Royer R-121, DPA 4023, Sennheiser 441, Neumann KU-100

In-Studio Microphone Preamplifiers:
UpState Audio Sonic Lens 20/20; Millennia Media HV3D and M2B; GML 8304 Mixing Console: Neve 8078

Interconnecting Cables:
Music Interface Technologies Proline with Balanced Terminators; Monster Cable Pro-1000

Digital Recording System:
Sonoma 24-Track DSD with EMM Labs DSD converters custom - engineered by Ed Meitner.

Monitored through EMM Labs Switchman Monitor Controller with ATC SCM-300, SCM-150 and SCM-50 Professional Monitors.

Direct Stream Digital! This Compact Disc was produced from Direct Stream Digital™ masters made during the recording sessions.

℗© 2005 Telarc All Rights Reserved

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 89408 36312 2
  • Matrix / Runout (CD): Sony DADC A0100626659-0101 24 A1
  • Mastering SID Code (CD): IFPI L554
  • Mould SID Code (CD): IFPI 94Z1
  • Matrix / Runout (DVD): Sony DADC A0100666037-A511 16 A1
  • Mastering SID Code (DVD): IFPI L556
  • Mould SID Code (DVD): IFPI 94B1

Other Versions (4 of 4) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
none Hiromi* Spiral(CD, Album, Ltd, Unofficial) Limited Edition (6) none Russia Unknown Sell This Version
CD-83631 Hiromi* Spiral(CD, Album, Promo) Telarc CD-83631 US 2005 Sell This Version
SACD-63631 Hiromi* Spiral(SACD, Album, 5.1) Telarc SACD-63631 US 2006 Sell This Version
CD-83631 Hiromi* Spiral(CD, Album) Telarc CD-83631 US 2005 Sell This Version