Weekly Audio Spotlight: Symphonic Fantasies Tokyo

Symphonic Fantasies Tokyo is offspring of a collaboration from both the Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra and the Tokyo Philharmonic Chorus that took place on Janurary 7th & 8th 2012. The concert, led by Eckehard Stier, was held at the Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Main Hall and showcased music from many fan favorites from the Square-Enix gaming catalog  including; Kingdom Hearts, Secret of Mana (Seiken Densetsu 2), Final Fantasy and Chrono Trigger / Chrono Cross.
 
Several months later, Square-Enix released the concret as a 2-CD set title, Symphonic Fantasies Tokyo with the following tracks;
Disc 01 (37:54)

1 Jonne Valtonen – Fanfare Overture 3:08
2 Yoko Shimomura – Fantasy I: Kingdom Hearts 15:52
3 Hiroki Kikuta – Fantasy II: Secret Of Mana 18:54

Disc 02 (42:54)
1 Yasunori Mitsuda – Fantasy III: Chrono Trigger / Chrono Cross 16:35
2 Nobuo Uematsu – Fantasy IV: Final Fantasy 18:37
3 Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra – Encore: Final Boss Suite 7:42

This 2-CD set can be purchased at any online gaming store or at your local import gaming store.
 
 
 

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