Toshiyuki Watanabe (渡辺 俊幸 Watanabe Toshiyuki) (born February 3, 1955, in Nagoya, Japan) is a Japanese musician and composer who has scored multiple films and anime. His most notable works are the Mothra trilogy in the 1990s and the award-winning anime series "Uchū Kyōdai" (2012). He is the son of legendary tokusatsu and anime composer, Michiaki Watanabe.
Notable film scores
- Declaration of a Domineering Husband (1979)
- Fine Snow (1983)
- Bosco Adventure (1986-1987)
- Jiro's Story (1987)
- Golf Yoakemae (1987)
- Rebirth of Mothra (1996)
- Rebirth of Mothra II (1997)
- Rebirth of Mothra III (1998)
- Kyuukyuu Sentai GoGoFive (1999-2000)
- Milk White (2003)
- Gege (2004)
- Space Brothers (2012-2014)
He also wrote the game score for the Sega "Shenmue" series.
- Galbraith, Stuart (2008). The Toho Studios Story: A History and Complete Filmography. Scarecrow Press. ISBN 0-8108-6004-X.
- Kamiwatari, Ryohei (2009). 風の環武藤順九の宇宙: 特別付録CD「風の環の歌」付き [Circle Wind: The World of Junkyu Muto] (in Japanese). PHP (研究所). ISBN 4-569-77360-5.
- "Discography". Toshiyuki Watanabe Official Site. Archived from the original on March 10, 2012.
- Profile Toshiyuki Watanabe Officialsite