Yoshihiro Ike: Anime Soundtrack World

Sun. Jul 7, 2019 at 12:30pm PDT
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Witness the international debut performance of one of Japan’s most prolific music composers in the industry, Yoshihiro Ike, only at Anime Expo 2019! 

Yoshihiro Ike: Anime Soundtrack World event features a 50-piece orchestra that will bring to life the greatest collection of anime soundtracks from Tiger & Bunny, Saint Seiya, B: The Beginning, Dororo and Rage of Bahamut:Genesis. Also, the greatest collection of game soundtracks from Shadowverse. Immerse yourself in memorable moments from these titles as Ike takes the audience on a live symphonic journey performed with over 50 of the best musicians from Nashville and Los Angeles, along with a special performance by a koto harpist, Mana Yoshinaga, and a shakuhachi flutist, So Tanomura, from Japan. This performance truly reflects the international scope of Yoshihiro Ike’s work.  For more information on Yoshihiro Ike, please visit www.ike-yoshihiro.com.

Koto performer, Mana Yoshinaga   Shakuhachi performer, So Tanomura

Yoshihiro Ike is one of the most recognized music composers in Japan, having worked on more than 100 titles in the last 20 years, with Blood: The Last Vampire, as his debut anime title, which was nominated for the 2000 UK Music Awards, and subsequently awarded the top prize at the Japan Media Arts Festival in 2000. Ike-san started his music career in 1987 as a member of AIKE BAND and later worked in Los Angeles as a bassist for David T. Walker, after which he returned to Japan and started composing music for not only anime but live-action and game titles, such as Aibou, Sonic X, SD Gundam Force, Ergo Proxy, Tiger & Bunny, Saint Seiya, Shadowverse, which in 2018 became the highest-ranking on iTunes, surpassing Shallow by Lady Gaga.

Check out this video for a preview of Ike-san's music:


REMEMBER, you MUST have both an Anime Expo badge, valid for the day of the event, as well as your ticket for access.  If you do not currently have an attendee badge, please proceed to purchase now at:  Anime Expo Badge Registration

If you have questions, need further assistance, or have ADA requests, please send an email to:  events@anime-expo.org.

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Main Events @ LACC Hall B 1201 S. Figueroa Street
Los Angeles, CA 90015
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