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The word yes in languages ​​around the world has many sounds. If you want to say “yes” in Sesotho, a South African language, Nelson resident Puleng Pratt would tell you to say “ay-a.” Others you may hear: kul-laeh, eh-vet, poe or han-ji. (These are the sounds of yes in Finnish, Turkish, Albanian and Hindi.) Surprisingly …

Shin Kim of South Korea won first prize in the composition division at an international competition for young musicians in Switzerland on Wednesday, followed by Japan’s Yuki Nakahashi, the competition organizer said. The 27-year-old South Korean is awarded 15,000 Swiss francs ($15,000) for winning first prize at the Geneva International Music Competition in Geneva. Armin …

Beginning of October 2022, sound borders composer Tomoya Ohtani has revealed that the 150-song soundtrack will be available, along with a physical release of six CDs come to Japan. Now Ohtani has offered a little clarification as to why the soundtrack is so great. It turns out there’s a slew of unique music in the …

The green berets actor John Wayne also passed behind the camera for the famous war film. Some of his fans praise the film, but others criticize it for its depictions of war. Composer Miklós Rózs recalled work with Wayne on The green berets. However, he explained the situation surrounding a time when the actor-turned-filmmaker made …

A freebie card case that was to accompany Ringo Sheena’s new limited CD can be seen in this photo taken from the Universal Music LLC website. The design has been criticized as closely resembling Japan’s medical “aid mark”. TOKYO – The release of famous Japanese musician Ringo Sheena’s …

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The UK has been a major market for him. No fewer than four of the top 10 classic chart albums are by him. He acknowledges that Classic FM has played a crucial role in this story: the station has broadcast Einaudi regularly since its beginnings in 1992. Einaudi has often described his music as “playable” …

Toshi Ichiyanagi, a Japanese composer who explored non-traditional musical forms in the New York art scene of the 1950s while married to an avant-garde artist Yoko Ono, who became an influential innovator whose work blended Japanese and Western instruments and let musicians control notes and rhythm, died Oct. 7 in Tokyo. He was 89 years …

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TOKYO — Pioneering pianist and composer Toshi Ichiyanagi, who studied with John Cage and led Japan’s advances in modern experimental music, has died. He was 89 years old. Ichiyanagi, who was married to Yoko Ono before marrying John Lennon, died on Friday, according to the Kanagawa Arts Foundation, where Ichiyanagi had served as chief artistic …

Pioneering pianist and composer Toshi Ichiyanagi, who studied with John Cage and led Japan’s advances in experimental modern music, has died. He was 89 years old. Ichiyanagi, who was married to Yoko Ono before marrying John Lennon, died Friday, October 7, according to the Kanagawa Arts Foundation, where Ichiyanagi had served as chief artistic director. …

An array of footballing stars will gather in Qatar for the FIFA World Cup, the first in the Middle East, in November and while it promises to be a memorable centerpiece, providing the soundtrack to this stellar cast would be icons of the Arab music industry. After releasing Hayya Hayya (Better Together), Arhbo and The …

At each successive exit, thundercat further solidifies itself as one of the most innovative and talented musicians out there. This time, he’s releasing a cover of revered Japanese composer Ryuichi Sakamoto’s song “thousand knives.” Thundercat injects a good dose of jazz and funk influences into its cover while preserving the whimsical spirit of the original. …

Image: Nintendo Life The Legend of Zelda franchise is well known for their amazing music. Featuring iconic tracks including ‘Lost woods‘ and ‘Gerudo Valley‘ from Ocarina of Time alongside the nice background music of Breath of the Wild, we imagine many composers would no doubt feel a bit overwhelmed about adding to the franchise’s stunning …

MIYAVI is officially the perfect dad of all time! MIYAVI | The Fashionista MIYAVI (also called Takamasa Ishihara) is a Japanese guitarist, singer-songwriter, file producer and actor. He is well known for his iconic way of playing the guitar. Your browser does not support video. He is also a proud and loving father of three! …