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Symphonic Suite Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King

交響組曲 「ドラゴンクエストVIII」 空と海と大地と呪われし姫君
Koukyou Kumikyoku "Dragon Quest VIII" Sorato Umito Daichito Norowareshi Himegimi
Catalog Number KICC-6308~9 (reprint of SVWC-7261~2)
Release Date Aug 05, 2009
Publish Format Commercial
Release Price 3900 JPY
Media Format 2 CD
Classification Arrangement
Published by SUGI Label / / / King Records / /
Composed by Koichi Sugiyama /
Arranged by Koichi Sugiyama /
Performed by Tokyo Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra / (Tatsuya Yabe / , Tomoshige Yamamoto / , Masayo Okuda / , Tetsuro Taniguchi / , Hiromu Ikeda / , Nobuko Kaiwa / , Kenji Koike / , Kumi Kobayashi / , Mari Sugimoto / , Harumi Takada / , Masako Tanaka / , Masao Nakane / , Masayuki Numata / , Junko Noguchi / , Hiroko Nozawa / , Akiko Mihara / , Kanako Endo / , Junko Okamoto / , Toshio Kamei / , Tamae Gohya / , Misato Taguchi / , Midori Nakane / , Yasuo Mizuyama / , Yuko Yasui / , Naomi Yamaguchi / , Makiko Yoshioka / , Manabu Suzuki / , Hiroshi Nakayama / , Yoichi Kurokawa / , Ayako Kojima / , Akiko Kobayashi / , Yasuko Taura / , Yoshio Nakayama / , Yasuo Hayashi / , Kazuo Horie / , Kaori Minamiyama / , Shinichiro Watanabe / , Makoto Watanabe / , Masahiro Tanaka / , Nobuo Furukawa / , Shinichi Eguchi / , Kazuo Okamoto / , Junko Takahashi / , Shohei Hirata / , Yohei Matsuoka / , Junpei Yanase / , Osamu Yamamoto / , Takehisa Aiba / , Nakako Sano / , Otoo Shibata / , Toshimichi Nakanishi / , Haruki Murai / , Akinari Watanabe / , Yoshiaki Teramoto / , Yusuke Yanagihara / , Ikue Koike / , Hiroshi Noguchi / , Masashi Honma / , Michiyo Sato / , Hidemi Mikai / , Kei Ito / , Masayuki Okamoto / , Kiyotaka Dosaka / , Jiyuro Baba / , Sumiharu Arima / , Nagahisa Kasamatsu / , Takato Saijo / , Hirofumi Wada / , Osamu Takahashi / , Tomohiro Naito / , Takashi Nakayama / , Hiroyuki Odagiri / , Yuri Iguchi / , Shinji Koga / , Junpei Inoue / , Kiyoshi Sato / , Yoshihiro Ando / , Naoaki Kobayashi / , Keiko Nishikawa / , Hideki Yamazaki / ), Miwako Kanazaki, Ayako Shinozaki /

Tracklist

Disc 1

01 Overture 1:58
02 Traveling with Wagon 1:58
03 Peaceful Town ~ Quiet Village ~ Alchemy Pot 5:38
04 Strange World ~ Marching through the Fields 4:24
05 Chatting 2:46
06 Cold and Gloomy ~ In the Dungeon Depths 3:23
07 Healing Power of the Psalms ~ Friar's Determination 4:08
08 Over the Sorrow ~ Hurry! We are in Danger 5:17
09 Mysterious Tower 4:30
10 Reminiscence ~ Go Topo Go!! 3:06
11 War Cry ~ Defeat the Enemy 3:45
Disc length 40:53
Disc 2

01 Remembrances... 5:54
02 Majestic Castle ~ Gavotte de Chateau ~ Majestic Castle 3:13
03 Poet's World 2:02
04 Memories of an Ancient Ocean 4:17
05 Stalked by Fear 1:28
06 Ruins of Darkness 1:56
07 Sanctuary 3:05
08 Heavenly Flight 2:52
09 Nearing our Destiny 3:41
10 Dormaguez ~ Great Battle in the Vast Sky 7:11
11 Sky, Ocean and Earth 6:18
Disc length 41:57

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Platforms represented
Sony PlayStation 2

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Notes

Recorded on April 1, 2, and 3, 2005
Except for Track 8, Disc 2 which was recorded on October 10, 2004 (From Dragon Quest III Symphonic Suite)

The arranged music on this album was used as the soundtrack for the North American localized version of the game, replacing the original sequenced music from the Japanese version (Dragon Quest VIII Sora to Umi to Daichi to Norowareshi Himegimi Original Soundtrack [SVWC-7228~9]).

Composed, arranged and conducted by: Koichi Sugiyama

Tokyo Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra

Solo Concertmaster
Tatsuya Yabe

Concertmaster
Tomoshige Yamamoto

1st Violin
Masayo Okuda
Tetsuro Taniguchi
Hiromu Ikeda
Nobuko Kaiwa
Kenji Koike
Kumi Kobayashi
Mari Sugimoto
Harumi Takada
Masako Tanaka
Masao Nakane
Masayuki Numata
Junko Noguchi
Hiroko Nozawa
Akiko Mihara

2nd Violin
Kanako Endo
Junko Okamoto
Toshio Kamei
Tamae Gohya
Misato Taguchi
Midori Nakane
Yasuo Mizuyama
Yuko Yasui
Naomi Yamaguchi
Makiko Yoshioka

Viola
Manabu Suzuki
Hiroshi Nakayama
Yoichi Kurokawa
Ayako Kojima
Akiko Kobayashi
Yasuko Taura
Yoshio Nakayama
Yasuo Hayashi
Kazuo Horie
Kaori Minamiyama
Shinichiro Watanabe
Makoto Watanabe

Violoncello
Masahiro Tanaka
Nobuo Furukawa
Shinichi Eguchi
Kazuo Okamoto
Junko Takahashi
Shohei Hirata
Yohei Matsuoka
Junpei Yanase

Contrabass
Osamu Yamamoto
Takehisa Aiba
Nakako Sano
Otoo Shibata
Toshimichi Nakanishi
Haruki Murai
Akinari Watanabe

Flute
Yoshiaki Teramoto
Yusuke Yanagihara
Ikue Koike
Hiroshi Noguchi

Oboe
Masashi Honma

Clarinet
Michiyo Sato
Hidemi Mikai
Kei Ito

Bassoon
Masayuki Okamoto
Kiyotaka Dosaka
Jiyuro Baba

Horn
Sumiharu Arima
Nagahisa Kasamatsu
Takato Saijo
Hirofumi Wada

Trumpet
Osamu Takahashi
Tomohiro Naito
Takashi Nakayama

Trombone
Hiroyuki Odagiri
Yuri Iguchi
Shinji Koga

Bass Trombone
Junpei Inoue

Tuba
Kiyoshi Sato

Timpani & Percussion
Yoshihiro Ando
Naoaki Kobayashi
Keiko Nishikawa
Hideki Yamazaki

Celesta
Miwako Kanazaki [金崎 美和子] (guest)

Harp
Ayako Shinozaki (guest)