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Takemitsu, Tōrulocked

  • Yoko Narazaki
  •  and Masakata Kanazawa


(b Tokyo, 8 Oct 1930; d Tokyo, 20 Feb 1996). Japanese composer. A month after his birth he was taken to China, where his father was working. In 1938 he returned to Japan to attend elementary school, but his formal education was interrupted by conscription in ...

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