Discover New Music

Last.fm is a music discovery service that gives you personalised recommendations based on the music you play.

Start your Last.fm profile Close window

Hiroaki Minami

Pictures

Minami
  • 347
    scrobbles
  • 66
    listeners

Tags

Everyone’s tags

More tags

Biography

Yamaguchi Prefecture, Japan (1934 – present)

南弘明 (Hiroaki Minami, June 21, 1934) is a Japanese composer. Professor Emeritus of the Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music, he established the Japan Electronic Music Association in 1992 and is considered a pioneer of music.

Born in Yamaguchi Prefecture, Japan. He graduated from the Fukuoka Prefectural Yahata High School, and then graduated from the Tokyo College of Music. Later entered to a College School of Music in Germany.
After returning home, started teaching at the Tokyo College of Music and at the Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music. He also continued his composition activities.

In 1976 Hiroaki Minami built a private studio for self-made synthesizers in his home. “Electronic Symphony No. 1” is his earliest composition, a five-movement of spacy and noisy sounds of analog synthesizer.

Top Albums

Listening Trend

66listeners all time
347scrobbles all time
Recent listeners trend:

Start scrobbling and track your listening history

Last.fm users scrobble the music they play in iTunes, Spotify, Rdio and over 200 other music players.

Create a Last.fm profile