Live performance of Japanese New Age musician Kitaro. Recorded as part of his 1995 world tour, Kitaro plays tracks from his album 'Mandala', including the title track, as well as music he composed for the film 'Heaven and Earth' (1993). Spend a magical night of easy listening with renowned Japanese composer Kitaro, whose long career has yielded dozens of albums and legions of fans. Traditional Japanese instruments blend seamlessly with the tones of flutes, guitars and drums to produce a progressive sound that's at once Eastern and Western -- and unmistakably timeless. This compilation of some of Kitaro's best work earned the artist a Grammy Award nomination.