Kentaro Haneda

Kentaro Haneda

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Death 2 Jun 2007 (aged 58)
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Musician. A native of Tokyo, Haneda was a popular Japanese composer, pianist, and music arranger. He is best known for his recordings of works by classical composers such as Mozart and Beethoven, and providing the music for several popular anime, movie soundtracks, television programs, and video games. A graduate of the Toho Gakuen School of Music, he later taught as a professor at the Tokyo Music Collge. His work includes "Genso Suikoden Ongaku-shu", "Symphony Sorcerian", "Ys Symphony", "Barefoot Gen", "The Super Fortess Macross", and "Wizardry." The latter was a popular series of role-playing games developed by the company Sir-Tech. His career spanned some 30 years, and a very impressive discography. In 1981 Haneda was nominated for the Best Music Score Award for the film "Fukkatsu no hi" (1980), by the Japanese Academy. He died in Tokyo from hepatocellular carcinoma.

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  • Created by: Peterborough K
  • Added: 4 Jun 2007
  • Find a Grave Memorial 19715836
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Kentaro Haneda (12 Jan 1949–2 Jun 2007), Find a Grave Memorial no. 19715836, ; Maintained by Peterborough K (contributor 46537737) Unknown.