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Yasuharu Takanashi

Yasuharu Takanashi

Composer

Heavily influenced by rock music, he takes his work to another level by blending hard rock and orchestral sounds to create profound and elegant soundscapes. He is the organizer of the music production team “Team-MAX” and also the leader of “Yaiba”, a rock and roll group featuring Japanese musical instruments. Received JASRAC International Award in 2013, 2014, and 2017.

Known for the theme for “PRIDE FC (2000)”, “Naruto Shippuden (2007-2017)”, “Pretty Cure Series (2009-2012)”, “Fairy Tail (2009-)”, “Sailor Moon Crystal (2014-2016)”, “Tiger Mask W (2016)”, “Zombieland Saga (2018)”, and “Gegege no Kitaro (2018)”.