Ryuichi Sakamoto, David Byrne And Cong Su ‎– The Last Emperor (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)

Virgin ‎– CDV 2485
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1 Ryuichi Sakamoto First Coronation
2 Ryuichi Sakamoto Open The Door
3 Ryuichi Sakamoto Where Is Armo?
4 Ryuichi Sakamoto Picking Up Brides
5 Ryuichi Sakamoto The Last Emperor — Theme Variation 1
6 Ryuichi Sakamoto Rain (I Want A Divorce)
7 Ryuichi Sakamoto The Baby (Was Born Dead)
8 Ryuichi Sakamoto The Last Emperor — Theme Variation 2
9 Ryuichi Sakamoto The Last Emperor — Theme
10 David Byrne Main Title Theme (The Last Emperor)
11 David Byrne Picking A Bride
12 David Byrne Bed
13 David Byrne Wind, Rain And Water
14 David Byrne Paper Emperor
Arranged By – David Byrne, Dick BrightMixed By – Clive Martin, David ByrneWritten-By – Trad*
15 Cong Su Lunch
Written-By, Performer – Cong Su
16 The Red Guard Accordion Band Red Guard
Arranged By – The Red Guard*Performer – The Red Guard Accordion BandWritten-By – Trad*
17 The Ball Orchestra Of Vienna The Emperor's Waltz
Conductor – Leopold SchnellPerformer – The Ball Orchestra Of ViennaWritten-By – Johann Strauss Jnr.*
18 The Girls Red Guard Dancers The Red Guard Dance
Performer, Arranged By – The Girls Red Guard DancersWritten-By – Trad*

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℗ 1987 Virgin Records Ltd
© 1987 Virgin Records Ltd
Manufactured in the UK

Ryuichi Sakamoto's sessions (tracks 1 to 9):
Recorded and mixed at Onkio Haus, Kato Studio, Aoyama Studio, CBS Sony Roppongi Studios, Abbey Road Studios, Lillie Yard Studio, CTS Studios and Electric Lady.

David Byrne's sessions:
Recorded at Odyssey Studios and Lillie Yard Studio (tracks 10 to 13).
Mixed at Sigma Sound, New York (tracks 10 to 14)
Mastered at Sterling Sound, New York (tracks 10 to 14)

Tracks 1 to 9: Copyright Control
Tracks 10 to 14: Publisher: Index Music/ASCAP
Tracks 15, 16, 18: Publisher: Halemount Ltd/Recorded Picture Company (Productions) Ltd and Screenframe Ltd
Track 17: Publisher Coombe Music International Limited.

16 pages booklet with photos, production notes, story, cast, technical credits & titles

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Printed): 5 012981 248529
  • Matrix / Runout (Mirrored): CDV 2485 MASTERED BY NIMBUS
  • Other (SPARS Code): AAD

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