Second studio recording of the world tour concert series Distant Worlds.
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all music composed by: Nobuo Uematsu
conductor and executive producer: Arnie Roth
performed by: Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra, Elmhurst College Concert Choir, Nobuo Uematsu's band Earthbound Papas
vocal soloist (tracks 4,8): Susan Calloway
guitar soloist (track 12): Per Skareng
pipe organ soloist (track 6): Oskar Ekburg, Stockholm Concert Hall Organ, Grönlund 1982
harp soloist (track 1): Laura Stephenson
orchestra arrangements by: Kenichiro Fukui, Shiro Hamaguchi, Adam Klemens, Sachiko Miyano, Arnie Roth, Eric Roth, Nobuo Uematsu
recorded on location at: Stockholm Konserthus, Elmhurst College Hammerschmidt Chapel
orchestra recording by: Michael Dahlvid, Lars Nilsson of Nilento studios
additional recording at: AWR Music Studio, Ping Pong Pit Studio
additional recording by: Mathew Prock, Katsumi Sanbongi
editing & mixing by: Arnie Roth and Mathew Prock
High resolution recording at: 88.2khz / 24bit
mixed at: AWR Music Studio
mastering by: Dan Stout of Colossal Mastering
awr music production team: Leanne Araya, Fritz Hocking, Eric Roth, Marcy Roth, Chris Szuberla
art director: Bill Dolan
photographers: Jan-Olav Wedin, Stefan Ellerich, Shinjiro Yamada
production consultant: Thomas Böcker
published worldwide by: Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.
original publisher: SQUARE ENIX CO., LTD.
special thanks to: Stefan Forsberg and all of our friends at the RSPO and SQUARE ENIX CO., LTD.