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A musician, actor and Academy Award® winning composer, Ryuichi Sakamoto works comfortably in the worlds of classical and pop, acoustic and electric, stage and film, all while exploring the role of new technology in art and culture.
 
Ryuichi Sakamoto
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BTTB
SK/SM 89079
Available on CD, Minidisc

B T T B
Ryuichi Sakamoto performs new compositions on solo piano in a special version of B T T B (Back to the Basic) which was released in Japan in 1999. Included is the piece "Energy Flow" which topped the Japanese singles charts last year, and a new track "Reversing" which has never been released in Japan.


Cinemage
SK/SM 60780
Available on CD, Minidisc

Cinemage
New recordings of Sakamoto's best-known music for film and television, including "Forbidden Colours" from Merry Christmas, Mr. Lawrence with vocal by David Sylvian, the Oscar® winning theme from The Last Emperor, and "El Mar Mediterrani" composed for the 1992 Olympic Games in Barcelona. Sakamoto on piano is accompanied by a large orchestra in these new arrangements of well-known themes.

 
 
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