is a list of terms commonly appear in our
CD Guide, and their explanations.
- Drama Album
- Drama albums contain the
audio track of the entire film, with all the dialogue, music and sound
effects. Listening to a drama album is like watching the film with your
eyes shut or listening to a radio "drama" version of the
- Hi-tech Series
- The hi-tech albums contain
works that are performed with "hi-tech" synthesizers.
- Image Song/Poem/Album
- Image songs/music/poem of a film
are created based on the themes inspired by "images"
from the film's storyboard.
They were composed before the film was complete. Some
of the pieces are eventually used in the film.
An image album contains a collection of image songs/music.
- Soundtrack Album
- The soundtrack album
contains the actual music used in the
film. If you liked the music in the film, this is the album to buy.
"Original Soundtrack" is sometimes shortened to
- Symphonic Album
- The symphonic albums contain
works from the film performed by a full symphony orchestra.
They are sometimes
arranged differently than the works used in the film.
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