Mamoru Fujisawa (藤澤 守, born December 6, 1950), known professionally as Joe Hisaishi (久石 譲 Hisaishi Jō), is a Japanese composer and musical director known for over 100 film scores and solo albums dating back to 1981.
== Quotes ==
It still starts the same way - with a piano.I use technology but don't really rely upon it.I think it should be part of the process,not the entire process.
Joe Hisaishi, who wrote music for Hayao Miyazaki's films,South China Morning PostI actually don't like playing the piano or conducting the orchestra.There is always an exchange of energies,which is not even.It's one against 80.
Joe Hisaishi, who wrote music for Hayao Miyazaki's films,South China Morning Post
== External links ==
Official website (Japanese)
Joe Hisaishi on IMDb
Joe Hisaishi anime at Media Arts Database (Japanese)