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Tomita's Greatest Hits


Release Date: 10/25/1990 
Label:  Rca Victor Red Seal Catalog #: 5660   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Richard StraussJohann PachelbelLeroy AndersonMaurice Ravel,   ... 
Performer:  Isao Tomita
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 10 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Also sprach Zarathustra, Op. 30: Introduction by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Isao Tomita (Synthesizer)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1895-1896; Germany 
2.
Canon and Gigue for 3 Violins and Basso Continuo in D major: Canon by Johann Pachelbel
Performer:  Isao Tomita (Synthesizer)
Period: Baroque 
Written: Germany 
3.
Syncopated Clock by Leroy Anderson
Performer:  Isao Tomita (Synthesizer)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1945; USA 
4.
Boléro by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Isao Tomita (Synthesizer)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; France 
5.
The Planets, Op. 32/H 125: Mars by Gustav Holst
Performer:  Isao Tomita (Synthesizer)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914-1916; England 
6.
Grand Canyon Suite: On the trail by Ferde Grofé
Performer:  Isao Tomita (Synthesizer)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1931; USA 
7.
Star Wars, Episode 4 - A New Hope: Main Theme by John T. Williams
Performer:  Isao Tomita (Synthesizer)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1977; USA 
8.
Suite bergamasque: 3rd movement, Clair de Lune by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Isao Tomita (Synthesizer)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1890/1905; France 
9.
Close Encounters of the Third Kind: Theme by John T. Williams
Performer:  Isao Tomita (Synthesizer)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1977; USA 
10.
Symphony no 5 in B flat major, Op. 100: 2nd movement, Allegro marcato by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  Isao Tomita (Synthesizer)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944; USSR 
11.
Children's Corner: no 6, Golliwogg's Cake-walk by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Isao Tomita (Synthesizer)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1906-1908; France 
12.
Firebird Suite: Danse infernale by Igor Stravinsky
Performer:  Isao Tomita (Synthesizer)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1909-1910; Russia 
13.
Hora staccato by Grigoras Dinicu
Performer:  Isao Tomita (Synthesizer)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1906; Romania 
14.
Pictures at an exhibition: no 16, The Great Gate of Kiev by Modest Mussorgsky
Performer:  Isao Tomita (Synthesizer)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Russia 

Sound Samples

Also sprach Zarathustra: Fanfare
On the Trail
Canon in D
Syncopated Clock
Boléro
Star Wars: Main Title
Clair de Lune, No. 3
Close Encounters of the Third Kind
Allegro marcato
Golliwogg's Cakewalk, No. 6
Infernal Dance of King Kastchei
Hora Staccato
Mars, The Bringer of War
The Great Gate of Kiev

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