Complete your Ryuichi Sakamoto collection. Avec Piano - Merry Christmas Mr Lawrence (Cass, Album, Ltd + Boo). Shisakusha Publishing Company.
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Ryuichi Sakamoto: Coda takes a thoughtful look at the composer's life and legacy that should prove affecting and illuminating for novices as well as longtime fans. Stephen Nomura Schible's documentary, Ryuichi Sakamoto: CODA is not only a portrait of a great artist, but a sensitive and engrossing depiction of the act of creation and its process.
Ryuichi Sakamoto (坂本 龍一 Sakamoto Ryūichi, born January 17, 1952) (Japanese pronunciation: ) is a Japanese composer, singer, songwriter, record producer, activist, and actor who has pursued a diverse range of styles as a solo artist and as a member of Yellow Magic Orchestra (YMO). With his bandmates Haruomi Hosono and Yukihiro Takahashi, Sakamoto influenced and pioneered a number of electronic music genres.
RYUICHI SAKAMOTO: CODA is an intimate portrait of both the artist and the man. Ryuichi is for me a poet and a painter. Alejandro González Iñárritu in The New York Times. A portrait of an artist that’s nearly as powerful and necessary as the artist himself. An uncommonly engaging artist portrait. The fact that the man is a living freakin’ legend is undeniable.
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One of the most important artists of our era, Ryuichi Sakamoto has had a prolific career spanning over four decades. From techno-pop stardom to Oscar-winning film composer, the evolution of his music has coincided with his life journeys. Following Fukushima, Sakamoto became an iconic figure in Japan’s social movement against nuclear power.
Taglines: Portrait of Ryuichi Sakamoto, from pop icon of Japan's technological aspirations to leading activist post-Fukushima, returning to music after cancer for major opus that may be his last. Genres: Documentary Music.