ShopMy NTS
Live now

Live on 1

Live on 2

Joji Yuasa

NTS default image

Joji Yuasa

Joji Yuasa was first played on NTS on 10 April 2017. Songs played include Aoi No Ue.

Born in 1929 in Koriyama, Japan, Joji Yuasa is a self-taught composer. He first became interested in music in his boyhood. Yuasa made the acquaintance of Toru Takemitsu (composer), Kuniharu Akiyama (musicologist) and others while a pre-medical student at Keio University in Tokyo. He joined them in forming the "Jikken-kobo" (Experimental Workshop) in 1952, and turned to devote himself to music. Since then, Yuasa has been actively engaged in a wide range of musical composition, including orchestral, choral and chamber music, music for…

Aoi No Ue
Joji Yuasa
Edition Omega Point2004
Aoi No Ue
Joji YuasaEdition Omega Point2004