Kenji Kawai

Kenji Kawai

Real Name:
川井憲次 (Kenji Kawai)
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Japanese music composer, for motion pictures, anime movies, video games and televised programs.

Was born April 23, 1957 in Shinagawa, Tokyo, Japan.

He has contributed to the musical scores for numerous films from Japan and other countries in Asia, working in film genres as diverse as anime, horror, sci-fi and historical epic. Among his credits are Tsui Hark's The Seven Swords; Mamoru Oshii's films The Red Spectacles, StrayDog: Kerberos Panzer Cops, Ghost in the Shell and Avalon; the anime adaptations of Rumiko Takahashi's Ranma ½ and Maison Ikkoku; and Hideo Nakata's films Ring, Ring 2, Chaos, Dark Water and Kaidan.
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Kenji Kawai Discography

Albums

C28G0473 川井憲次* めぞん一刻 - Music Blend 2 (Album) Canyon Records C28G0473 Japan 1987 Sell This Version
H30K 20135 Kenji Kawai めぞん一刻 Music Sour 未発表TV BGM集(CD, Album) Kitty Records H30K 20135 Japan 1988 Sell This Version
WPCL-614 Kenji Kawai Mobile Police Patlabor Image Sound-track Album Vol. 2 Intercept(CD, Album) Warner Music Japan WPCL-614 Japan 1988 Sell This Version
WPCL-613 Kenji Kawai Mobile Police Patlabor Image Sound-track Album Vol. 1 Interface(CD, Album) Warner Music Japan WPCL-613 Japan 1988 Sell This Version
29L2-94 Kenji Kawai Original Soundtrack Album Patlabor Vol.5 "Inquest" (Album) Warner-Pioneer Corporation 29L2-94 Japan 1989 Sell This Version
WPCL-616 Kenji Kawai Patlabor Image Soundtrack Album Vol.4 "Infinity ∞"(CD, Album) Warner Bros. Records WPCL-616 Japan 1989 Sell This Version
H00K 20162 Kenji Kawai めぞん一刻 Music Shake 未発表TV BGM集 Vol.2(CD, Album) Kitty Records H00K 20162 Japan 1989 Sell This Version
VPCG-80392 Kenji Kawai Original Soundtrack Patlabor Phase II (Asura From Schaft)(CD, Album) Vap VPCG-80392 Japan 1990 Sell This Version
PCCG-00100 Kenji Kawai [らんま1/2] 歌暦 (平成3年度版)(CD, Album) Pony Canyon PCCG-00100 Japan 1990 Sell This Version
PCCG-00013 Kenji Kawai [らんま½] 熱闘音楽編(CD, Album) Pony Canyon PCCG-00013 Japan 1990 Sell This Version
VPCG-80399 Kenji Kawai Original Soundtrack Patlabor Phase III(CD, Album) Vap VPCG-80399 Japan 1990 Sell This Version
VPCG-83217 Kenji Kawai Original Soundtrack Patlabor Phase IV(CD) Vap VPCG-83217 Japan 1991 Sell This Version
VPCG-83206 Kenji Kawai Patlabor Theme Collection Special(CD, MiniAlbum) Vap VPCG-83206 Japan 1991 Sell This Version
VPCG-83241 Kenji Kawai Patlabor Concert Tour `92 Project Tokyo(CD, Album) Vap VPCG-83241 Japan 1992 Sell This Version
VPCG-84206 Kenji Kawai Patlabor 2 The Movie (Original Soundtrack "P2") (Album) Vap VPCG-84206 Japan 1993 Sell This Version
VPCG-84218 Kenji Kawai Patlabor Complete Vocal Collection(CD, Album) Vap VPCG-84218 Japan 1993 Sell This Version
VPCG-84202 Kenji Kawai Noa Izumi Photographs Live Image Album(CD, MiniAlbum) Vap VPCG-84202 Japan 1993 Sell This Version
KICA 226 Kenji Kawai Blue Seed 音楽編 Vol. 1(CD, Album) Starchild KICA 226 Japan 1994 Sell This Version
BVCR-729 Kenji Kawai Ghost In The Shell (Original Soundtrack) (Album) RCA BVCR-729 Japan 1995 Sell This Version
VPCG-84204 Kenji Kawai Patlabor 2 The Movie Pre Soundtrack(CD, MiniAlbum) Vap VPCG-84204 Japan 1995 Sell This Version
FSCA-10087 Kenji Kawai D4プリンセス オリジナルサウンドトラック(CD, Album) First Smile Entertainment FSCA-10087 Japan 1999 Sell This Version
WPCV-10006 Kenji Kawai The Ring 2 Original Soundtrack(CD, Album) Warner Music Japan WPCV-10006 Japan 1999 Sell This Version
ZMCZ-1171 Kenji Kawai Avalon (From Original Soundtrack Recordings) (Album) Media Factory ZMCZ-1171 Japan 2001 Sell This Version
CD 932 Kenji Kawai WXIII Patlabor The Movie 3 O.S.T. (Album) Victor CD 932 France 2002 Sell This Version
0927-47896-2 Kenji Kawai Bande Originale Des Films Bloody Mallory Et Samouraïs(CD, Album) EastWest, Fidélité Productions 0927-47896-2 France 2002 Sell This Version