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Genres You Will Love
Moods: Instrumental Electronic: Latin Freestyle Pop: Ambient Pop

By Location
JAPAN

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Hiroyuki Matsumoto

Hiroyuki Matsumoto Profile   Born in Kagoshima, Japan, January 1, 1973. From childhood , begun to listen to The Beatles enthusiastically , and also loved unconsciously the music of Bacharach and Legrand . (In classical music , Mendelssohn's "Violin Concerto" was favorite.) In high school, I spent listening to hard rock and progressive rock. 1992 , Admission to the French literature department of the university, went to Tokyo , but along with a various curiousity and extreme "dislike school", became a dropout. After return home, while helping the family business and continue my own learning. Meanwhile, I participated Mari Natsuki's workshops twice ('00, '04) , Matsuura Yatarou's ('02). Then , I was addicted to the classics of Jobim and Joao Gilberto album, and want to do my own music. Encountering with Brazilian music , has reached a turning point in my life. I have learned in jazz school , guitar and piano and music theory. and finally entered a period of free learning and ceation. 1st album "Spaculations" will release in March 16th '11.