Neon Genesis Evangelion OST 1
Released by King Records on December 6, 1995
Retail Price 3000 Yen
Total Time 58:33.
(Japanese-import only)

The first Evangelion music album released. It contains all the greatest music from Evangelion Episodes 1 to 6. As it was the first Evangelion CD to be released in Japan and as Neon Genesis Evangelion was huge even at that early stage, the album was a big hit. The CD features the most commonly heard orchestral tracks (BGM) by Shiro Sagisu as well as the opening theme "Zankoku na Tenshi no Thesis (Cruel Angel's Thesis)" and two different vocal versions and one instrumental version of the ending theme "Fly Me to the Moon". The track listing is as follows:

  1. Zankoku na Tenchi no THESE (Cruel Angel's Thesis) (Director's Edit. Version) (Vocalist Yoko Takahashi) (Length 04:05.07)
  2. Fly Me to the Moon (Vocalist CLAIRE) (Length 04:33.05)
  3. Angel Attack
  4. Rei I (Rei Ayanami)
  5. Hedgehog's Dilemma
  6. Barefoot in the Park
  7. Ritsuko (Ritsuko Akagi)
  8. Misato (Misato Katsuragi)
  9. Asuka Strikes! (Asuka Langley Sohryu)
  10. NERV
  11. Tokyo-3
  12. I.Shinji (Shinji Ikari)
  13. Eva-01
  14. A Step Forward Into Terror
  15. Eva-02
  16. Decisive Battle
  17. Eva-00
  18. The Beast
  19. Marking Time, Waiting for Death
  20. Rei II
  21. Fly Me to the Moon (Instrumental) (Length 02:58.73)
  22. Jikai Yokoku
  23. Fly Me to the Moon (Acid Bossa Version) (Vocalist Yoko Takahashi) (Length 03:50.37)

Note: Neon Genesis Evangelion OST 1 is the official full title of the CD. See Evangelion Music for further information about namespacing issues.