Nobuyoshi Sano

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Nobuyoshi Sano
Native name
佐野 信義
Also known assanodg
Born (1969-01-19) January 19, 1969 (age 50)
Mishima, Shizuoka, Japan
  • Composer
  • musician
  • producer
  • Piano
  • synthesizer
Years active1992–present
Associated actsShinji Hosoe
Keiichi Okabe

Nobuyoshi Sano (佐野 信義, Sano Nobuyoshi, born January 19, 1969), better known as sanodg, is a Japanese video game composer, musician and record producer most famous for scoring some songs for the Ridge Racer and Tekken series, most notably Tekken 3, where he composed most of the soundtrack. He worked for Namco and Cavia. He currently works for the company Detune, where he designed and produced the music software KORG DS-10 for Nintendo DS.[1] The band Trio the DS-10 was formed consisting of himself, Yasunori Mitsuda and Michio Okamiya for the promotion of the video game.[2] He also composed the theme of Tokyo Café for the French TV channel Nolife. He cited Underworld and Yellow Magic Orchestra as his favorite musical bands.[citation needed]


  1. ^ "The Nintendo DS is your instrument: the Korg DS-10". Ars Technica. November 9, 2008. Retrieved August 4, 2010.
  2. ^ "Game Music Superstars Plan Tokyo Concert". September 8, 2008. Retrieved August 4, 2010.

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