Takatsugu Muramatsu

He was born in 1978 in Hamamatsu City, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan. He graduated from the Composition Course of the Kunitachi College of Music. Since debuting, while still in high school with his original piano solo album "The Window", he has released original 5 piano albums. His talent as a composer of music for movies and dramas has received attention since his early years. He composed the music for the movie "Inugami" in 2001 during his senior year of college and for the movie "The Choice of Hercules (Totsunyuseyo! Asama sanso jiken)" in 2002. In 2004, he composed the music for NHK's serial TV drama "Tenka". He composed more than 50 titles of music including TV dramas, theatre plays and the movies "Climber's High", "Orinon za karano shoutaijou", "Yunagi no machi Sakura no kuni", "Ohoku" "Ohoku Eien'" and "Itai Asu heno Tokakan" etc. One of his works is the movie 'Nobody Watch Over Me' which won the best script awards at Montreal Film Festival in 2008. He joined Studio Ghibli's new film 'When Marnie Was There (2014)' which was released in U.S.A. in May 2015. His composition ranges from classical to popular music and his collaboration works include Japanese and International artists in various genres of music. His most prestigious collaboration work is the song "Far away" with Libera , the British boys choir. It is the theme song of the NHK drama series "Hyouheki", and its simultaneous worldwide release has become a massive hit. In 2012, he composed the song 'Kono saki no michi' lyrics by Goro Matsui, for NHK Saturday Special Drama 'Makete, Katsu - Sengo wo tsukutta otoko Shigeru Yoshida'. This has been sung by Josh Groban, a world famous singer. This music has been released in U.S.A., U.K. and worldwide. Aside from Libera, he has collaborated with many International artists including CelticWoman, Russell Watson, Haley Westenra and Katherine Jenkins etc. He performs at the joint concerts, playing the piano and music arrangements. In 2014, he composed a set piece of music called 'Yuuki' and the lyrics by Rieko Nakagawa for the 81st NHK National School Music Competition /Primary School Division. He also composes some school songs and classical music.

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WOWOW DramaW"COLD CASE" Original Soundtrack Front Cover

WOWOW DramaW"COLD CASE" Original Soundtrack

WOWOW DramaW"COLD CASE" Original Soundtrack

2016/12/13 - 23 Songs

  • 1
    Title back
    Takatsugu Muramatsu
    00:21
  • 2
    Main Theme
    Takatsugu Muramatsu
    06:12
  • 3
    Suspicion
    Takatsugu Muramatsu
    02:14
  • 4
    Modest life
    Takatsugu Muramatsu
    03:25
  • 5
    Case
    Takatsugu Muramatsu
    02:22
  • 6
    Gleam of Hope
    Takatsugu Muramatsu
    02:33
  • 7
    Enigma
    Takatsugu Muramatsu
    02:59
  • 8
    Main Theme (guitar version)
    Takatsugu Muramatsu
    04:57
  • 9
    Theme music for Mr. Akamatsu (another version)
    Takatsugu Muramatsu
    03:01
  • 10
    gap of real
    Takatsugu Muramatsu
    03:23
  • 11
    Interrogation room
    Takatsugu Muramatsu
    03:08
  • 12
    Hymn
    Takatsugu Muramatsu
    03:30
  • 13
    in the hustle and bustle of a city
    Takatsugu Muramatsu
    03:13
  • 14
    The day of the case
    Takatsugu Muramatsu
    03:33
  • 15
    Action
    Takatsugu Muramatsu
    02:48
  • 16
    reminiscence
    Takatsugu Muramatsu
    01:52
  • 17
    old love letters
    Takatsugu Muramatsu
    02:36
  • 18
    madness
    Takatsugu Muramatsu
    02:39
  • 19
    Wish of children
    Takatsugu Muramatsu
    02:49
  • 20
    Theme music for Mr. Akamatsu
    Takatsugu Muramatsu
    02:44
  • 21
    investigation team
    Takatsugu Muramatsu
    02:27
  • 22
    Reggae
    Takatsugu Muramatsu
    02:47
  • 23
    Main Theme (piano version)
    Takatsugu Muramatsu
    04:56
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WOWOW DramaW"COLD CASE" Japan version Original Soundtrack

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KYOTO - Yukyu no Toki wo Koete Front Cover

KYOTO - Yukyu no Toki wo Koete

KYOTO - Yukyu no Toki wo Koete

2016/04/29 - 1 Song

  • 1
    KYOTO - Yukyu no Toki wo Koete
    Takatsugu Muramatsu
    04:24
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KYOTO Burari Rekishi Tanbo Theme Music(BS ASAHI) Oomposed by Takatsugu Muramatsu

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KYOTO - Yukyu no Toki wo Koete TV opening

2016/04/29 - 1 Song

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    KYOTO - Yukyu no Toki wo Koete TV opening
    Takatsugu Muramatsu
    00:30
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LABEL : Story Music Tellers

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KYOTO Burari Rekishi Tanbo Theme Music(BS ASAHI) Composed by Takatsugu Muramatsu