This is Joe Hisaishi : The Genius Music Composer behind the soundtrack of Ghibli Studio

Updated: Apr 16, 2020

VONMAGZ, Jakarta - Joe Hisaishi was born on December 6,1950. He is a genius music composer from Japan also musical director for over 100 film scores including Ghibli Studio or movies.

As a result of his work throughout the years, Joe Hisaishi has won the Japanese Academi Award. He has collaborated on the music production of more 100 films. In 2016, he was inaugurated as art director of Nagano City Art Museum. In 2017 he performed three concerts in Paris based on his setup for the 25-year Ghibli collaboration anniversary concert, performed in Paris. In May 2018, Hisaishi performed five sold-out concerts in his North American debut in California, USA at the San Jose Center for Performing Arts with Symphony Sillicon Valey. On February 21, 2020,Dream Songs: The Essential Joe Hisaishi was released through Decca Gold.

Now he is being recognized as an influental figure in Japanesse film industry and has won the Japanese Academy Award for Best Music seven time in 1992,1993,1994,1999,2000,2009,and 2011.