Song of Restoration

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Carben and Link playing the Song of Restoration

The "Songs of Restoration",[1] also known as Lokomo Songs,[2] are songs in Spirit Tracks. They are duets that Link plays with another member of the Lokomo tribe.

Learning Location and Uses

The Lokomo plays his or her part first using their own sacred instrument, while Link then follows by playing the Spirit Flute. At the end of the duet, both Link and the Lokomo play at the same time, thus generating energy that powers the Spirit Tracks.[3] Throughout his journey, Link must visit the five Lokomos who live in their respective sanctuaries scattered across the five realms in order to play the duets with them and restore the Spirit Tracks that lead to each realm's temple.[4]

Link is first given a chance to practice the melody with said Lokomo before doing their performance. Once the young hero is done practicing, he must put the Spirit Flute down to then try the real performance. As the two are playing, Link must play his notes with the tempo given by the metronome in order to play the song correctly; thus, having a sense of rhythm is essential when playing Lokomo Songs.

Unlike the other songs learned on the Spirit Flute, the Lokomo Songs do not stay in Link's inventory and can only be played once with its respective Lokomo throughout the whole game.

List of Songs

Gage Duet

The first Lokomo Duet that Link learns is in the Forest Sanctuary. Link, along with Gage and his cello, play the duet to restore the tracks leading to the Forest Temple.

Steem Duet

Steem, using his pipa, plays the second duet with Link in the Snow Sanctuary, revealing the Spirit Tracks to the Snow Temple.

Carben Duet

In the Ocean Sanctuary, Link must play a duet with Carben and his flute to open the path to the Ocean Temple.

Embrose Duet

The fourth Lokomo Duet is learned with Embrose, who plays the timpani in the Fire Sanctuary located behind the Goron Village. After Link plays the duet with him, the Fire Rail Map is energized and reveals new tracks on the map that lead to the Fire Temple.

Rael Duet

The last Lokomo Duet is with Rael of the Sand Sanctuary. He plays the oboe along with Link's Spirit Flute to reveal the tracks to the Sand Temple.

Zelda Duet

In the final battle against Malladus, after Princess Zelda sings a duet with Link, all five Lokomos join in with their respective instruments to form a full orchestrated version of the piece. This melody reveals a weak spot in Malladus's back.


  • The Zelda Duet can be heard in the opening theme of the game. It is a variation of the Spirit Flute theme heard during the game's introduction screen.


In the Spanish translations, each Song of Restoration is named for the Realm in which it is played. As such, the terms "Song of Restoration" and "Lokomo Song" are never mentioned in the game.

Names in Other Regions
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
  • Song of Forest's Restoration[10]
  • Song of Snow's Restoration[13]
  • Song of Sand's Restoration[14]
  • Song of Fire's Restoration[12]
  • Song of Restoration[11]
  • Song of Ocean's Restoration[15]
復活の唄 (Fukkatsu no Uta)[18] 
The French Republic
Chant de la renaissance[17]Song of rebirth
Chant Lokomo[20]Lokomo song
The Federal Republic of Germany
Lied der Erneuerung[16]Song of Renewal
The Italian Republic
Melodia della Rinascita[19]Song of Rebirth
Latin America
  • Melodía de los Mares[5]
  • Melodía de las Nieves[8]
  • Melodía del Fuego[7]
  • Melodía de los Bosques[6]
  • Melodía de las Arenas[9]
  • Melody of the Seas
  • Melody of the Snows
  • Melody of Fire
  • Melody of the Forests
  • Melody of the Sands
The Kingdom of Spain
  • Melodía de los Mares
  • Melodía de las Nieves[22]
  • Melodía del Fuego
  • Melodía de los Bosques[21]
  • Melodía de las Arenas
  • Melody of the Seas
  • Melody of the Snows
  • Melody of Fire
  • Melody of the Forests
  • Melody of the Sands
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  1. Encyclopedia, Dark Horse Books, pg. 97
  2. "This Lokomo Song is a duet that requires two sacred instruments." — Gage (Spirit Tracks)
  3. "Indeed. We are called the Lokomos. We are servants of the spirits. They have entrusted us with protecting the temples and the Spirit Tracks. By playing our sacred instruments... We generate energy that powers the Spirit Tracks." — Anjean (Spirit Tracks)
  4. "You must go find the other Lokomos and restore the energy of the rail maps. Once you do, the Spirit Tracks will reappear." — Anjean (Spirit Tracks)
  5. "Doy por supuesto que conocerás la "Melodía de los Mares"..." — Carben (Spirit Tracks)
  6. "La Melodía de los Bosques. Pero es esencial utilizar dos intrumentos sagrados." — Gage (Spirit Tracks)
  7. "¿Conoces la llamada "Melodía del Fuego"?" — Embrose (Spirit Tracks)
  8. "¿Conocen la llamada "Melodía de las Nieves"?" — Steem (Spirit Tracks)
  9. "¿Conoces la llamada "Melodía de las Arenas"?" — Rael (Spirit Tracks)
  10. "You successfully played the Song of Forest's Restoration!" — N/A (Spirit Tracks)
  11. "It is called the Song of Restoration, and each land has its own unique version." — Gage (Spirit Tracks)
  12. "You successfully played the Song of Fire's Restoration!" — N/A (Spirit Tracks)
  13. "You successfully played the Song of Snow's Restoration!" — N/A (Spirit Tracks)
  14. "You successfully played the Song of Sand's Restoration!" — N/A (Spirit Tracks)
  15. "You successfully played the Song of Ocean's Restoration!" — N/A (Spirit Tracks)
  16. "Das Lied der Erneuerung. Zwei heilige Instrumente müssen es im Duett spielen." — Gage (Spirit Tracks)
  17. "Le chant d'la renaissance, que ça s'appelle..." — Gage (Spirit Tracks)
  18. "復活の唄 っつってな…
    聖なる楽器が ふたつそろって
    " — Gage (Spirit Tracks)
  19. "Non una a caso: la Melodia della Rinascita!" — Gage (Spirit Tracks)
  20. "C'est un des chants Lokomos. Tu en as entendu parler?" — Gage (Spirit Tracks)
  21. ""Melodía de los Bosques". Pero es esencial utilizar dos intrumentos sagrados." — Gage (Spirit Tracks)
  22. "¿Conocéis la llamada "Melodía de las Nieves"?" — Steem (Spirit Tracks)