December 24, 2013

Ryuichi Sakamoto Releases DSD5.6 MHz Remaster Of “Senjou no Merry Christmas”

A DSD5.6 remaster of Ruyuichi Sakamoto’s representative works “Senjou no Merry Christmas” and “CODA” will be released exclusively on the high-resolution music distribution website “e-onkyo music”. 2013 marks the 30th year since the release of the film “Senjou no Merry Christmas”, directed by Nagisa Ooshima. A digitally remastered version of the film was premiered within the Classic category at The 70th Venice International Film Festival. With that, all of Sakamoto’s... Read More

August 7, 2013

Ryuichi Sakamoto Chosen as the Judge of the “70th Venice Film Festival” Competition

It was announced that Ryuichi Sakamoto will be part of the judging for the “70th Venice Film Festival” Competition. This film festival will be held from August 28th to September 7th. Judges who are currently announced are the judge leader Bernardo Bertolucci, film director / scriptwriter Andrea Arnold, cinematographer Renato Berta, actress Martina Gedeck, film director / scriptwriter Pablo Larrain, actress Virginie Ledoyen, and actor / film director Jiang Wen. In the past... Read More

November 13, 2012

Ryuichi Sakamoto / Award by APSA & FIAPF

Asia Pacific Screen Awards (APSA) and International Federation of Film Producers Associations (FIAPF) made an announcement that Ryuichi Sakamoto, a world-renowned composer, actor and musician, will be awarded the FIAPF Award for 2012. In addition to various awards including Academy, Grammy and Golden Globe Awards given to Ruichi Sakamoto in the past, he will now be awarded for his great work for filming industry in the Asia Pacific region. He will be participating in the 6th... Read More

November 3, 2011

Ryuichi Sakamoto / Europe Trio Tour on Ustream Live

The live scenes of “Ryuichi Sakamoto Trio Tour” from 10/29 to 11/21 in Europe are being broadcasted on Ustream. Covering cities in France, UK, Germany, Belgium, Italy, Spain and Portugal, Ryuichi Sakamoto has been on a trio tour of piano, cello and violin. Please check www.ustream.tv/channel/skmts for a full tour schedule. Some of the lives scenes are being prepared for archive. Official Website: http://www.sitesakamoto.com/ Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/ryuichisakamoto/ Myspace:... Read More

August 9, 2011

Ryuichi Sakamoto Trio à la Cité de la musique

Ryuichi Sakamoto, as well known as a multi-talented performer, famous musician, composer, and producer, will perform at Cité de la musique, France. You will enjoy his music which cannot possibly be categorized under one genre. 10/29 Start 20:00 Paris – France, Cité de la musique http://www.cite-musique.fr/francais/evenement.aspx?id=11450 Official site http://www.sitesakamoto.com Related posts:Ryuichi SakamotoRyuichi Sakamoto / Europe Trio Tour on Ustream LiveRyuichi Sakamoto... Read More

January 1, 2011

Ryuichi Sakamoto

Ryūichi Sakamoto was born January 17, 1952, Nakano, Tokyo, Japan. He is an Academy Award-winning, Grammy-winning, Golden Globe-winning Japanese musician, composer, producer and actor, based in New York and Tokyo. He was ranked at number 59 in a list of the top 100 most influential musicians compiled by HMV. Sakamoto attended the Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music, where he earned a B.A. in music composition and an M.A. with special emphasis on both electronic and... Read More