Joe Hisaishi

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Prolific Japanese composer of classical, electronic, and film music, best known for his affecting film scores for Studio Ghibli director Hayao Miyazaki.
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Discography

Year Album Label AllMusic Rating User Ratings
Mkwaju
1981 Mkwaju Columbia
 
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A Scene at the Sea
1991 A Scene at the Sea Milan
 
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Melody Boulevard
1995 Melody Boulevard Pioneer
 
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Sonatine
1995 Sonatine Milan
 
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Nausicaa
1997 Nausicaa Studi
 
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Human Brain & Mind, Vol. 1-2
1999 Human Brain & Mind, Vol. 1-2 Pony Canyon Records
 
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Princess Mononoke
1999 Princess Mononoke Milan
 
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Kikujiros Sommer
1999 Kikujiros Sommer
 
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Hatsukoi
2000 Hatsukoi Universal / Polygram
 
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Image Album
2000 Image Album Tokum
 
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Kisyo Ten-Nyo
2000 Kisyo Ten-Nyo Tokum
 
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Honou No Alpenrose
2000 Honou No Alpenrose Tokum
 
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Violist O Ute
2000 Violist O Ute Universal / Polygram
 
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Kikujiro [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
2000 Kikujiro [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] Milan
 
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Princess Mononoke: Symphonic Suite
2001 Princess Mononoke: Symphonic Suite Milan
 
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Joe Hisaishi Meets Kitano Films
2001 Joe Hisaishi Meets Kitano Films Milan
 
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Brother [Original Soundtrack]
2001 Brother [Original Soundtrack] Silva America
 
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Encore
2002 Encore Universal / Polygram
 
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Super Orchestra Night
2002 Super Orchestra Night WEA
 
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Miyazaki's Spirited Away (Film Score)
2002 Miyazaki's Spirited Away (Film Score) Milan
 
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Dolls
2002 Dolls Universal / Polygram
 
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Porco Rosso
2003 Porco Rosso Tokuma Records
 
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Kiki's Delivery Service: Image Album
2003 Kiki's Delivery Service: Image Album Tokuma Records
 
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Hana-Bi
2003 Hana-Bi Milan
 
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I Am
2003 I Am EMI Music Distribution
 
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My Lost City
2003 My Lost City EMI Music Distribution
 
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Piano Stories
2003 Piano Stories
 
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Howl's Moving Castle
2003 Howl's Moving Castle Tokuma Records
 
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The Tokyo Concert
2003 The Tokyo Concert Milan
 
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Miyazaki: Princess Mononoke / Spirited Away (Original Soundtracks)
2004 Miyazaki: Princess Mononoke / Spirited Away (Original Soundtracks) Milan
 
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World Dreams
2004 World Dreams Universal Distribution
 
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My Neighbor Totoro Orchestra
2004 My Neighbor Totoro Orchestra Tokuma Records
 
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Curved Music II
2005 Curved Music II
 
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Premium Best Presented by Wonderland
2006 Premium Best Presented by Wonderland Universal Distribution
 
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Freedom Piano Stories 4
2006 Freedom Piano Stories 4 Classics & Jazz / Universal
 
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Kuusou Bijutsukan
2006 Kuusou Bijutsukan Universal
 
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American in Paris
2006 American in Paris Universal Distribution
 
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Etude: A Wish to the Moon
2006 Etude: A Wish to the Moon Universal Distribution
 
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Ponyo on the Cliff by the Sea
2008 Ponyo on the Cliff by the Sea Colosseum
 
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Departures
2009 Departures Universal Distribution
 
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Castle in the Sky [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
2011 Castle in the Sky [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] Urp Music Distribution
 
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My Neighbour Totoro [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
2011 My Neighbour Totoro [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] Urp Music Distribution
 
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Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
2011 Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] Urp Music Distribution
 
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Minimal Rythm, Vol. 2
2015 Minimal Rythm, Vol. 2 Universal
 
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Spirited Away Suite
Spirited Away Suite Universal
 
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The Sun Also Rises [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
The Sun Also Rises [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] Milan
 
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Nostalgia: Piano Stories III
Nostalgia: Piano Stories III Decca
 
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Piano Stories Best '88-'08
Piano Stories Best '88-'08 Universal / Universal Music
 
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Nausicaa Symphony [9 Tracks] [HQCD]
Nausicaa Symphony [9 Tracks] [HQCD] Forward Music
 
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Ni No Kuni the Movie [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
Ni No Kuni the Movie [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] Universal
 
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Gake No Ue No Ponyo Image Album
Gake No Ue No Ponyo Image Album Tokuma Records
 
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Works, Vol. 2
Works, Vol. 2
 
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Fireworks/Hana-Bi
Fireworks/Hana-Bi Milan
 
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Freedom
Freedom
 
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The End of the World
The End of the World Universal Classics
 
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Cinemabox: Takeshi Kitano - Hana-Bi, Sonatine, A Scene at the Sea
Cinemabox: Takeshi Kitano - Hana-Bi, Sonatine, A Scene at the Sea Milan Music
 
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Castle in the Sky: Symphonic Suite
Castle in the Sky: Symphonic Suite Universal Music
 
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TBS kei Nichiyou Gekijou: Kono Sekai no Katasumi ni [Original Soundtrack]
TBS kei Nichiyou Gekijou: Kono Sekai no Katasumi ni [Original Soundtrack] Universal
 
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Gene
Gene
 
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What a Wonderful Family! 3: My Wife, My Life
What a Wonderful Family! 3: My Wife, My Life Universal
 
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Kaze Tachinu [Original Soundtrack]
Kaze Tachinu [Original Soundtrack]
 
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Castle in the Sky: Image Album [Original Soundtrack]
Castle in the Sky: Image Album [Original Soundtrack] Urp Music Distribution
 
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Kiki
Kiki Ponycanyon Korea
 
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Ni No Kuni II : Revenant Kingdom [Original Videogame Soundtrack]
Ni No Kuni II : Revenant Kingdom [Original Videogame Soundtrack] Wayo Records
 
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KiKi's Delivery Service [Original Soundtrack]
KiKi's Delivery Service [Original Soundtrack] Tokuma Records
 
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Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch [Original Videogame Soundtrack]
Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch [Original Videogame Soundtrack] Wayo Records
 
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Kiseki no Ringo
Kiseki no Ringo UMG
 
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Piano Stories 2: The Wind of Life
Piano Stories 2: The Wind of Life Decca
 
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Kissh? Tennyo
Kissh? Tennyo
 
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Porco Rosso: Image Album
Porco Rosso: Image Album Studio Ghibli
 
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Melodyphony
Melodyphony Universal
 
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Studio Ghibli Hayao Miyazaki & Joe Hisaishi Soundtrack Box
Studio Ghibli Hayao Miyazaki & Joe Hisaishi Soundtrack Box Tokuma Records
 
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Minima Rhythm
Minima Rhythm Universal
 
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Symphonic Suite: Castle in the Sky
Symphonic Suite: Castle in the Sky Universal
 
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Minimalrhythm 3
Minimalrhythm 3 Universal
 
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What a Wonderful Family! 2
What a Wonderful Family! 2
 
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My Neighbor Totoro: Sound Book [Original Soundtrack]
My Neighbor Totoro: Sound Book [Original Soundtrack] Urp Music Distribution
 
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Works, Vol. 1
Works, Vol. 1
 
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Nausicaa of the Valley of Wind: Symphony Version [Original Soundtrack]
Nausicaa of the Valley of Wind: Symphony Version [Original Soundtrack] Urp Music Distribution
 
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Works, Vol. 4
Works, Vol. 4
 
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Another Piano Stories: The End Of The World
Another Piano Stories: The End Of The World Universal
 
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