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The Film Music of Toru Takemitsu

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Track Listing

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1Music from Rikyu15:07
2Three Film Scores for String Orchestra: Music of Training and Rest4:41
3Three Film Scores for String Orchestra: Funeral Music4:09
4Three Film Scores for String Orchestra: Waltz2:06
5Music from Harakiri2:27
6Music from Banished Orin7:46
7Music from Kaseki3:45
8Music from Empire of Passion3:56
9Music from Dodes'kaden3:51
10Music from Woman in the dunes6:43

About this Album

The ten film scores, selected from the vast output of the Japanese film composer Toru Takemitsu, for the Nonesuch film series, "show both his uncanny ability to heighten the emotional context of a celluloid moment," said the New York Times, "and an extraordinary command of styles and resources that make the music fascinating even without the screen images."

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