January 30, 2014

Kanon Wakeshima Plays Cello in Dubai for “signal” Music Video

Kanon Wakeshima has released the music video for her new single, “signal,” which will be released on February 19. The song will also be the ending theme for the television anime “STRIKE THE BLOOD” (original work by Gakuto Mikumo, dengekibunko/ASCII MEDIA WORKS Inc.). The music video for this song was shot in Dubai, the location chosen to match with the magnificent scale of the song. The whole video is emotional as Wakeshima holds her trademark cello, which... Read More

January 1, 2011

Kanon Wakeshima

Kanon Wakeshima “Cello vocalist” Kanon Wakeshima took up the cello at age 3. She started performing in concerts while still in school, playing the baroque cello in classical ensembles. She also started composing music herself and provided vocals for a pop/rock group. A few years later, she entered an audition held by Sony Music Japan, was judged a finalist, and won a deal with the Sony label DefSTAR Records Inc. Summer in 2001 she redoubled her international efforts... Read More