Passing Down the Gathered Feelings 117. Lord of Calamity ~Unused Version~ 141. It amuses me now that I write about it, because it reminds me of those dream sequences that begin with vibraphone tremolo. Beginning the track, we have a stringed instrument guitar or mandolin I believe and percussion establishing the rhythmic underlayer that is heard through a majority the track. Yo Everyone, happy new year 2017. Personally, I actually like hearing Sakuraba's familiar sound.Next
A Journey Coloured by Memories 116. Testing the Passionate Bonds 72. When Disaster Turns Into Hope 95. Rising up ~Alternate Version 3~ 131. The other battle track is filled with tantalizing bass pedaling that really gives you a blood-pumping experience, while strings build and release tension, and brass carrying the melody. So the album versions of his songs are also in a separate folder. Curiosity Coloured by the Ways of Old 66.Next
Symbol of the Shapeless Disaster 90. Even added in the White Light single by Firefly. Camlann ~The Village of Origin~ 106. For the sake of mutual proof 103. A New Power Awakens Intro 128.Next
Uphold Your Will with Sword in Hand 12. Mountain Ruins Brimming with Ageless Charm 7. Rising up ~Alternate Version 2~ 130. I began this project roughly 4 months ago at least I stated that. The Sanctuary Where Gods Gather 69.Next
And to top things off I added the 4 tracks from the 20th Anniversary Tales of Orchestra Concert Album which is one of the reasons I delayed the thread. Confusion Caused by the Calamity 54. Of course, while Sakuraba is skilled in writing music with grand elements, there are other types of music he does a fine job writing. Sacred Mountain of the Roaring Dragon 47. Gerdes, on the other hand, caresses your mind with a peaceful, lulling singing that is sure to calm the nerves especially around 2:28. Floating Labyrinth Wavering in the Hollowness 120.Next
To my knowledge none of Motoi's songs changed from their game versions. Competing with the Honor of the Land 75. That gives us a grand total of 188 tracks. A War Torn Battlefield ~Rising Up Alternate~ 100. Bet Everything on the Lion's Roar 113. The Essence of Adventure Lies in Exploration 83.
I listened with one ear to make sure I wasn't hearing things, and as it turns out, Sakuraba wanted that vibraphone to ring in your head. A Tale Passed Down through Generations 14. Knott's fierce control of her voice really grabs you by the ears, rallying your heart to rise up and take up the challenge you are presented in the game. One last thing I greatly enjoy from Shiina is his vocal tracks. His musical style acts as an aural safety blanket for me, knowing I can always turn to his music and pull a track out to examine and explain how it's Sakuraba's music and why I like it. Sections like these really bring out a beauty and sweet flavor I find greatly enjoyable in music — especially in Sakuraba's writing! A Mystery Passed Down by the Seraphim 8.
Zaveid, the Wanderer ~Battle Theme~ 48. To have two of my favorite composers working together on the newest entry to the Tales series couldn't have made me any more happier! Which is why I took the liberty of personally playing through the game and taking note of the exact moment each track played for a more coherent listening experience. If you're curious as to whether Sakuraba has deviated from his usual harps, bells, horns, strings and grandiose music: the answer is no. Ceremony of the Purifying Flame's Light 31. The God Clad in Chaos and Calamity -Awakened- 126.Next
The Lively Spirits of Craftsmen 65. The Nesting Epidemic at the Base of the Big Tree 50. Review length has to be at least 100 words. The Civilization that Couldn't Enjoy Prosperity 62. A Sense of Archaism in the Majestic Metropolis 74.Next