Kanji Ishimaru (Vocal)
Masahiko Enkoji, Conductor
Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra
Recorded at Bunkamura Orchard Hall on June 13, 2021.
Words by Stephen Schwartz
Music by Alan Menken
© by WALT DISNEY MUSIC COMPANY / WONDERLAND MUSIC COMPANY, INC.
All rights reserved. Used by permission.
Words by Tatsuyuki Takano
Music by Teiichi Okano
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Kanji Ishimaru: actor, singer
Kanji Ishimaru made his debut in the musical “Phantom of the Opera” in 1990; since then, he has enjoyed his career as one of the best actors in the musical theater in Japan. His major stage careers include: “Aspects of Love”, “West Side Story”, “Jekyll & Hyde”, “Love Never Dies”, “Parade”, etc. Currently, he expands his activities including theaters, movies, TV dramas, commercials, narrations and reading performances. He has released 4 solo albums, and 2 duo albums; one of which is with Lute player Takashi Tsunoda “Songs of Takemitsu” and the other with Jazz Guitarist Jiro Yoshida “Something’s Coming”. Since 2018, he has hosted the Classical music TV show “Untitled Concert” which was registered as the world longest-running (almost 55 years) Classical Music TV show by the Guinness Book.”