Tag: Toru Mitsui

October 17, 2020 · 0 comments

Books: Popular Music in Japan

Books: Popular Music in Japan

By Jonathan Clements. In his new book Popular Music in Japan: Transformation Inspired by the West, Toru Mitsui repeatedly returns to the idea that multiple evolutions in Japanese tunes and songs have spurred directly from foreign influences. The examples he cites are from an impressively broad range of categories, spanning everything from leitmotifs, to subject […]


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