Joe Hisaishi

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Joe Hisaishi
Mamoru Fujisawa - 1.jpg
Local 久石譲
Born December 6, 1950 (Age 63)
Birth Place Nagano-shi, Nagano, Japan
Nationality Japanese   Japan.svg

Mamoru Fujisawa (藤沢守), better known by his stage name Joe Hisaishi, was born on December 6, 1950 in Nagano-shi, Nagano, Japan. His compositions can be heard in all kinds of media including television, video games, and especially film. His music ranges from the early 80's to this day. Hisaishi started with violin lessons at age 5. He attended the Kunitachi College of Music in 1969. Hisaishi started making solo albums which got popular, and even composed the music to a great deal of Hayao Miyazaki's films including Ponyo and Spirited Away.


Released Title Sample
1987-??-?? Zoids: Chuuou Tairiku no Tatakai (MSX) (ゾイド 中央大陸の戦い)
1987-09-05 Zoids: Chuuou Tairiku no Tatakai (FC) (ゾイド 中央大陸の戦い)
1989-01-27 Zoids 2: Zenebasu no Gyakushuu (FC) (ゾイド2 ゼネバスの逆襲)
2010-12-09 Ni no Kuni: Dominion of the Dark Djinn (DS) (二ノ国 漆黒の魔導士)
2011-11-17 Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch (PS3) (二ノ国 白き聖灰の女王)