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Fri, Apr 28, 2017 7:30pm –


Japan Society
333 East 47th Street
New York  New York  10017
United States
Japan Society

Godzilla Legend | Music of Akira Ifukube

Photo © Masaaki Ikeda

Calling all monster movie enthusiasts for an evening filled with your favorite marches, melodies, vibes and reverbs from the Japanese cult classic Godzilla! Performed by Japan’s forever-young techno-pop band Hikashu and special guest musicians including the spunky sister duo Charan-Po-Rantan, this concert showcases the remarkable range of music composed by Akira Ifukube (1914—2006), who was known for creating some of the most memorable aural moments in cinematic history. A not-to-be-missed event that brings these menacing monsters to life through music! ​

Click here to see a full list of titles and a video sneak peak. 

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