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The Voyager Golden Record: 40th Anniversary Edition

1977年に打ち上げられた惑星探査機ボイジャーには

地球のさまざまな音源を記録したゴールデン・レコードを搭載しました。

打ち上げから40周年を記念して

掲題のタイトルのようなレコードがリリースされます。

興味のある方はどうぞ。


The Voyager Golden Record: 40th Anniversary Edition



曲目は以下の通り

1. Greeting from Kurt Waldheim, Secretary-General of the United Nations

2. Greetings in 55 Languages

3. United Nations Greetings/Whale Songs

4. The Sounds of Earth

5. Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 in F Major, BWV 1047: I. Allegro (Johann Sebastian Bach) - Munich Bach Orchestra/Karl Richter

6. Ketawang: Puspåwårnå (Kinds of Flowers) - Pura Paku Alaman Palace Orchestra/K.R.T. Wasitodipuro

7. Cengunmé - Mahi musicians of Benin

8. Alima Song - Mbuti of the Ituri Rainforest

9. Barnumbirr (Morning Star) and Moikoi Song - Tom Djawa, Mudpo, and Waliparu

10. El Cascabel (Lorenzo Barcelata) - Antonio Maciel and Los Aguilillas with Mariachi México de Pepe Villa/Rafael Carrión

11. Johnny B. Goode - Chuck Berry

12. Mariuamangɨ - Pranis Pandang and Kumbui of the Nyaura Clan

13. Sokaku-Reibo (Depicting the Cranes in Their Nest) - Goro Yamaguchi

14. Partita for Violin Solo No. 3 in E Major, BWV 1006: III. Gavotte en Rondeau (Johann Sebastian Bach) - Arthur Grumiaux

15. The Magic Flute (Die Zauberflöte), K. 620, Act II: Hell’s Vengeance Boils in My Heart (Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart) - Bavarian State Opera Orchestra and Chorus/Wolfgang Sawallisch

16. Chakrulo - Georgian State Merited Ensemble of Folk Song and Dance/Anzor Kavsadze

17. Roncadoras and Drums - Musicians from Ancash

18. Melancholy Blues (Marty Bloom/Walter Melrose) - Louis Armstrong and His Hot Seven

19. Muğam - Kamil Jalilov

20. The Rite of Spring (Le Sacre du Printemps), Part II—The Sacrifice: VI. Sacrificial Dance (The Chosen One) (Igor Stravinsky) - Columbia Symphony Orchestra/Igor Stravinsky

21. The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book II: Prelude & Fugue No. 1 in C Major, BWV 870 (Johann Sebastian Bach) - Glenn Gould

22. Symphony No. 5 in C Minor, Opus 67: I. Allegro Con Brio (Ludwig Van Beethoven) - Philharmonia Orchestra/Otto Klemperer

23. Izlel e Delyu Haydutin - Valya Balkanska

24. Navajo Night Chant, Yeibichai Dance - Ambrose Roan Horse, Chester Roan, and Tom Roan

25. The Fairie Round (Anthony Holborne) - Early Music Consort of London/David Munrow

26. Naranaratana Kookokoo (The Cry of the Megapode Bird) - Maniasinimae and Taumaetarau Chieftain Tribe of Oloha and Palasu’u Village Community in Small Malaita

27. Wedding Song - Young girl of Huancavelica

28. Liu Shui (Flowing Streams) - Guan Pinghu

29. Bhairavi: Jaat Kahan Ho - Kesarbai Kerkar

30. Dark Was the Night, Cold Was the Ground - Blind Willie Johnson

31. String Quartet No. 13 in B-flat Major, Opus 130: V. Cavatina (Ludwig Van Beethoven) - Budapest String Quartet



2の世界中の「こんにちは!」には、当然のことながら日本語でも。

「こんにちは、お元気ですか?」という音声を聞くことができます。



また、このレコードをボイジャーに搭載するまでのエピソードは

カール・セイガン著の『Murmurs of Earth: The Voyager Interstellar Record』に詳細あり。