Jul 19, 2011
Hisaishi meets Miyazaki films
All the scores for Miyazaki Hayao's (宮崎駿) films from Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind (風の谷のナウシカ, 1984) to Ponyo (崖の上のポニョ, 2008) were composed by the great composer Hisaishi Joe (久石譲).
"The Legend of the Wind" (風の伝説) for Nausicaä.
"Carrying You" (君をのせて) for Laputa (天空の城ラピュタ, 1986). The singer is Inoue Azumi (井上あずみ).
"The Path of Wind" (風のとおり道) for My Neighbor Totoro (となりのトトロ, 1988).
"Umi no Mieru Machi" (海の見える街 trans. Seaside Town) for Kiki's Delivery Service (魔女の宅急便, 1989)
"The Legend of Ashitaka" for Princess Mononoke (もののけ姫, 1997).