Taro Iwashiro

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Taro Iwashiro (岩代 太郎 Iwashiro Tarō?, born May 1, 1965 in Tokyo) is a Japanese composer.

Career[edit]

He has worked on music for many Japanese Television Series but is most well known for his musical scores for film. He has composed for both Red Cliff films, Shinobi: Heart Under Blade, Azumi, The Prince of Tennis, Rurouni Kenshin: The Motion Picture and Korean film Memories of Murder. He was also lead composer for the Capcom video game Onimusha 2: Samurai's Destiny.

In recent years, Iwashiro has often led the Tokyo Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra for his soundtracks such as the 2005 taiga drama Yoshitsune and a 2008 film Red Cliff. In 2006, he became a director of the secretariat of the orchestra.

Discography[edit]

  • 鋼の錬金術師 嘆きの丘(ミロス)の聖なる星 (Hagane no Renkinjutsushi: Nageki no Oka (Mirosu) no Seinaru Hoshi)

'FULLMETAL ALCHEMIST: Hill of Sighs (Milos) The Holy Star'

  • Suisei no Gargantia (2013)

Filmography[edit]

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