Kanno, Yoko

Kanno, Yoko
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Given name: よう子
Family name: 菅野
Alternate names: Gabriela Robin
Birthday: Mar 18, 1964
Website: http://www.kannoyoko.net/
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Birth place: Sendai, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan
Birth name: Yoko Kanno (菅野 洋子)

Yoko Kanno is a composer, arranger and musician best known for her work on the soundtracks for many games, seminal anime films, TV series, live-action movies, and advertisements.

Some of Yoko Kanno's most famous soundtrack themes include "Kiseki no umi" (Lodoss War), "Voices" (Macross Plus), "Tank!" (Cowboy Bebop), "Yakusoku wa Iranai" (Escaflowne), "Gravity" (Wolf's Rain), "Inner Universe" (Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex) and Stand Alone Complex O.S.T.

She speaks very little English and some French.
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Aquarion Evol
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Aquarion Evol
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Aquarion Evol
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Aquarion Logos
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Boku no Chikyuu wo Mamotte
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Brain Powerd
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Cardcaptor Sakura
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Chikyuu Bouei Kigyou Dai-Guard
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Chikyuu Shoujo Arjuna
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Chikyuu Shoujo Arjuna
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Chikyuu Shoujo Arjuna
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Code Geass: Boukoku no Akito 1 - Yokuryuu wa Maiorita
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Code Geass: Boukoku no Akito 2 - Hikisakareshi Yokuryuu
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Code Geass: Boukoku no Akito 3 - Kagayaku Mono Ten yori Otsu
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Code Geass: Boukoku no Akito 3 - Kagayaku Mono Ten yori Otsu
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Code Geass: Boukoku no Akito 4 - Nikushimi no Kioku Kara
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Code Geass: Boukoku no Akito 4 - Nikushimi no Kioku Kara
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Cowboy Bebop
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Cowboy Bebop
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Cowboy Bebop
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Cowboy Bebop: Ein no Natsuyasumi
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Cowboy Bebop: Tengoku no Tobira
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Cowboy Bebop: Yose Atsume Blues
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Darker than Black: Kuro no Keiyakusha
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Darker than Black: Kuro no Keiyakusha Special
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Escaflowne
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Genius Party
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Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex
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Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex - Solid State Society
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Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex - Solid State Society - Uchikoma no Hibi
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Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex - Tachikoma na Hibi
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Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex 2nd GIG
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Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex 2nd GIG - Individual Eleven
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Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex 2nd GIG - Tachikoma na Hibi
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Hana wa Saku
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Hana wa Saku: Touhoku ni Saku
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Hana wa Saku: Touhoku ni Saku
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Jin-Rou
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Lodoss-tou Senki: Eiyuu Kishi Den
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Macross 7
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Macross Dynamite 7
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Macross F
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Macross F Movie 1: Itsuwari no Utahime
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Macross F Movie 2: Sayonara no Tsubasa
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Macross F: Close Encounter - Deculture Edition
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Macross F: Close Encounter - Deculture Edition
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Macross Plus
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Macross Plus Movie Edition
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Memories
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Oban Star-Racers
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Onkyo Seimeitai Noiseman
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RahXephon
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RahXephon: Pluralitas Concentio
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Ring of Gundam
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Sakamichi no Apollon
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Sakamichi no Apollon
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Sousei no Aquarion
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Sousei no Aquarion
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Sousei no Aquarion
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Space☆Dandy
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Space☆Dandy
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Space☆Dandy
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Tenkuu no Escaflowne
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Turn A Gundam
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Turn A Gundam I Movie: Earth Light
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Turn A Gundam II Movie: Moonlight Butterfly
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Uchuu Hikoushi no Uta
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Wolf's Rain
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Wolf's Rain OVA
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Zankyou no Terror
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Zankyou no Terror
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Zankyou no Terror
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RX-782 | May 3, 5:08 PM
Her music in Turn A Gundam is so godlike and it fits so well with the show!


_Ophiuchus_ | Apr 24, 3:38 AM
A God of Music, Composing, Arranging.
Really appreciate her work on the Macross Frontier Songs!


Xynic | Mar 3, 10:45 PM
Tank! is such a classic. I will never forget Cowboy Bebop because of that piece.


Gluzin | Feb 21, 11:11 AM
Thanks for the Bebop soundtrack!


Seikonno | Feb 4, 7:25 AM
Her music is a part of my everyday life.


Mirorin | Jan 30, 2:10 PM
No, Kanno-san composed the OP/EDs for GitS, it's noted as one of her most well-known works. It's one of the works that defined her style and career.


TheRefractingOne | Jan 25, 3:54 PM
Actually it was Origa that did Inner Universe and Rise, but Kanno did compose the actual soundtracks present in the episodes, she just didn't have any hand in the opening and ending themes.


Alexmakina | Jan 21, 10:55 AM
Why no one has said cowboy bebop? I mena ZnT soundtrack is amazing but bebop is just insane


Deitsuck | Jan 2, 5:15 PM
A GODDESS.


mochakawaiibear | Jan 1, 11:24 PM
Beautiful voice and face


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