19:00–23:55 (Video on demand available until Jul 15)・Jul 08, 2021–Jul 15, 2021・Online
Revered Japanese composer-conductor Joe Hisaishi has been long celebrated for his beloved and nostalgic film scores for Studio Ghibli. His works with acclaimed filmmaker Hayao Miyazaki on feature films such as Spirited Away and My Neighbor Totoro place him as one of Japan’s prolific composers in the past 40 years. His music can be best described as predominantly wistful He reached his artistic stride when pop music in Japan was at its pinnacle — such can be seen in his predominantly wistful music, oftentimes described as “jazzy” and simply suave. Now, Hisaishi has found a new appeal for classical music and will return to Tokyo Opera City Hall for an orchestra that features his rendition of Brahm’s romantic compositions. The performance will be live-streamed to the global audience on Veeps
from the venue.
Image: Joe Hisaishi © Live Nation Japan
Jul 08, 2021–Jul 15, 2021
19:00–23:55 (Video on demand available until Jul 15)