... starting with the OP and the ending.
The series rarely presents the softer, prettier side of Utena, and this is a simple reminder of her desire to be the prince's princess. The light twist comes at the end when Anthy is added to the milieu. Of course you play with the obvious parallelism, while addressing the sister/lover aspect of Anthy and Akio. It also calls into question Utena's comfort with being Anthy's "Prince." All from like.... 2 seconds on loop.
First things first, the soundtrack was composed by Shinkichi Mitsumune, a name that most notably brought us FLCL . Secondly, without sitting you down and forcing you to just plain listen to the entire soundtrack, there's no good way to show it off. With that in mind, a few favorites include...
Additional samples can be found here.
Schedule of Content:
Sunday: The Music of Utena
Monday: Digging Deeper: Repetition in Utena
Tuesday: Hot, Steamy Pictures
Wednesday: Profile Through Pictures: Akio Ohtori