Hikaru Tanimoto

First audio CD of SOLO GUITAR RECORDS

「While Solo Guitar Beatly Weeps」

10 well-known Japanese fingerstyle guitarists play the covers of The Beatles songs.
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“While Solo Guitar Beatly Weeps” Participation song

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【Hikaru Tanimoto】

He is a Japanese unique acoustic guitarist.

He started playing the guitar at age 16, and started his professional career at age 17.

By using only one acoustic guitar without multiplex recordings, he can express various ethnic sounds such as Sitar, Percussion, Steel pan, Japanese traditional instruments, etc.

He has provided music for Nissan automobile ads and SEGA video game “Sonic and the Black Knight(Sonic the Hedgehog series)”.

In 2010, he was ranked top 20 as most popular Japanese guitarist in Swing Journal, a popular magazine for jazz music.

In 2013, he participated in hide(X JAPAN) tribute album.

He has appeared a lot of times on TV in Philippines, China, Korea, and has been featured in newspaper in Germany.

《International festivals that he has performed before》
“Japan Festival in Munich(in 2010)”, “Shanghai EXPO”, “Frankfurt Musik Messe (in 2010)”, “Music Korea(in 2010)” “Palm Expo(in Beijing 2012~2014) “, “International Finger-style Guitar Festival (in Shanghai, China, 2011)”.

“Music China (in Shanghai 2009~2014)”, “Guitar China 13th anniversary event(in Shanghai, 2013) “, “Malaysia International Guitar Festival(in Kuala Lumpur, 2014)”

Musical instruments, recording equipment

pickup SKYSONIC902
Strings Elixir 011 to 0.52
Guitar Cole Clark Angel
Microphone AKG C3000B
Audio interface EDIROL UA-5
Editing software Logic pro 9

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Webpages

Webpage http://hikaru9646.wix.com/tanimoto-hikaru
twitter https://twitter.com/hikarutanimoto
blog http://blogs.yahoo.co.jp/tanimotohikaru

 

First audio CD of SOLO GUITAR RECORDS

「While Solo Guitar Beatly Weeps」

10 well-known Japanese fingerstyle guitarists play the covers of The Beatles songs.
mp3_download_en buy_amazon_en buy_itunes_en