Hisaishi, Joe

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Family name: 久石
Alternate names: Mamoru Fujisawa
Birthday: Dec 6, 1950
Website: http://www.joehisaishi....
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Joe Hisaishi is a composer and director responsible for over 100 soundtracks and conventional albums dating back to 1981.

He is best-known for his work with animator Hayao Miyazaki, including the soundtracks to Spirited Away (2001), Howl's Moving Castle (2004), Princess Mononoke (1997), My Neighbour Totoro (1988), and Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind (1983). He's also known for the soundtracks he has provided for filmmaker "Beat" Takeshi Kitano, including Dolls (2002), Kikujiro (1999), Hana-Bi (1997), Kids Return (1996), and Sonatine (1993).

Lesser known are the other musical roles he plays; he is also a typesetter, author, arranger, and head of an orchestra.

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Aishite Knight
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Arion
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Birth
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Futari Daka
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Gake no Ue no Ponyo
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Gake no Ue no Ponyo
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Gake no Ue no Ponyo
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Genesis Climber Mospeada: Love, Live, Alive
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Honoo no Alpenrose: Judy & Randy
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Howl no Ugoku Shiro
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Howl no Ugoku Shiro
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Kaguya-hime no Monogatari
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Ni no Kuni
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Oz no Mahoutsukai
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Oz no Mahoutsukai (1986)
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Pandane to Tamago-hime
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Robot Carnival
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Sasuga no Sarutobi
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Sen to Chihiro no Kamikakushi
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Techno Police 21C
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Tenkuu no Shiro Laputa
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Tonari no Totoro
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Two Down Full Base
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Venus Senki
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shizaman | May 6, 4:48 AM
His soundtracks for Kitano >>>>>>>>>>> his sountracks for Ghibli


Tobii- | Apr 29, 7:56 PM
my beloved


Koopa_Ay1x | Apr 11, 10:12 AM
God tier music


Danredere | Apr 4, 4:46 AM
Peerless composer with lovely music.
I can not express how much I admire this old man.
His music makes me delighted and harmonic....................


Dydychy | Mar 29, 2:41 PM
If god was a composer


roopehillomies | Feb 27, 2:51 PM
Fucking Legend


Marmer | Nov 30, 2020 9:48 PM
Japanese John Williams
GOAT!


sidomarah | Nov 15, 2020 12:11 AM
genius


Theo1899 | Nov 6, 2020 10:36 PM
It's amazing how different the miyazaki hisaishi is from the YAS hisaishi.


SHSZ1989 | Oct 27, 2020 8:46 PM
(壮大な音楽)


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