Kitaro The Light of the Spirit

The Light of the Spirit
16 ratings
CYBER SALE: $15.59 Limited Time Only
List Price: $16.98
You Save: $1.39 (8% Off)
Available: Usually ships in 1-3 business days
sku:  F538
Brand New
Holiday Ordering Guidelines: Delivery in the US by December 24th
for Economy Shipping
for Premium Shipping

Related products:

CD Details

  • Released:
  • Originally Released: 1997
  • Label: Domo Records

Tracks:

  • Buy for $0.991.Mysterious Encounter
  • Buy for $0.992.Sundance
  • Buy for $0.993.The Field
  • Buy for $0.994.The Light of the Spirit
  • Buy for $0.995.In the Beginning
  • Buy for $0.996.Moondance
  • Buy for $0.997.Howling Thunder
  • Buy for $0.998.Journey To a Fantasy

Product Description:

Personnel: Kitaro; Lynn Ray, Jeannie Tracy (vocals); David Jenkins, Hiroshi Araki (guitar); Bobby Black (pedal steel guitar); David Grisman (mandolin); Norihiro Tsuru (violin); John Meyer (flute); Tomoyuki Hayashi (keyboards); Bobby Vega (bass); Mickey Hart (percussion, sound effects); Zakir Hussain, Jose Lorenzo (percussion).
Digitally remastered by Doug Sax (The Mastering Lab).
The Light of the Spirit is one of Kitaro's best CDs. Perhaps it is because Mickey Hart co-produced, or perhaps Kitaro asked Hart to co-produce because it is so good. It doesn't really matter if either of those is the reason; this is just an awesome CD. Kitaro's specialty has always been the symphonic synth and this is no exception. He augments that synth with several guest musicians on a variety of ambient instruments. This is truly ambient music, albeit on the new age side of that style. The vocal accompaniment by Lynn Ray and Jeannie Tracy counts as instrumental as well. The sound design treats the wordless vocals as an extra sound to incorporate. David Jenkins contributes a smoking electric guitar that gives this rock & roll textures as well. This disc stands proudly with work by Constance Demby, Vangelis, Suzanne Ciani, and Dean Evenson as some of the best adult contemporary instrumental new age music. ~ Jim Brenholts

Music Lovers' Ratings & Reviews:

Customer Rating: Rating 4.2
Based on 16 ratings.
Be the first Music Lover to write an online review of this product!

Similar Products

Genre:
Get Email Alerts for Kitaro

Product Info

  • UPC: 794017106120
  • Shipping Weight: 0.25/lbs (approx)
  • International Shipping: 1 item

To place an order or for customer service, call toll-free 1-800-336-4627 or outside the United States, call 1-610-649-7565
Extended Holiday Hours: Open Monday-Friday: 8am-11pm, Weekends: 10am-10pm (Eastern Time)
Se habla Español! Spanish-speaking representatives available, Monday-Friday: 9am-4pm (Eastern Time)