Hirokazu Tanaka

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Hirokazu Tanaka
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A Japanese composer that works heavily with Nintendo of Japan.

Hirokazu Tanaka started out by doing the musical works from the arcade games Donkey Kong, Donkey Kong Jr and Donkey Kong 3. Then for the NES / Famicom era he did the music for the games Wrecking Crew, Urban Champion, Wild Gunman, Duck Hunt, Balloon Fight, Metroid, Kid Icarus, Mother and Dr Mario. He also did the music for the first Gameboy games Tetris and Super Mario Land.

More recently he has been composing music for the Pokemon animated cartoon and a few other NHK kids shows.
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Albums

Hirokazu Tanaka - MOTHER album art Keiichi Suzuki, Hirokazu Tanaka Keiichi Suzuki, Hirokazu Tanaka - MOTHER (Album) CBS/Sony Japan 1989 Sell This Version
Hirokazu Tanaka - Mother 2 (ギーグの逆襲) album art Keiichi Suzuki, Hirokazu Tanaka, Hiroshi Kanazu Keiichi Suzuki, Hirokazu Tanaka, Hiroshi Kanazu - Mother 2 (ギーグの逆襲) (Album) Sony Records Japan 1994 Sell This Version
SCDC-00320 Hirokazu Tanaka - Famicom 20th Anniversary Arrange Sound Tracks album art Koji Kondo, Hirokazu Tanaka, Kenji Yamamoto Koji Kondo, Hirokazu Tanaka, Kenji Yamamoto - Famicom 20th Anniversary Arrange Sound Tracks(CD, Album) Scitron Digital Content SCDC-00320 Japan 2004 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

Hirokazu Tanaka - Kid Icarus / Metroid Original Soundtrack Orchestra Version album art Hirokazu Tanaka Kid Icarus / Metroid Original Soundtrack Orchestra Version (Single) Fun House Japan 1987 Sell This Version
SDEX-0026 Hirokazu Tanaka - Game Sound Museum ~Famicom Edition~ S-2 Donkey Kong 3 album art 田中宏和* Game Sound Museum ~Famicom Edition~ S-2 Donkey Kong 3(CD, Mini) Scitron Discs SDEX-0026 Japan 2004 Sell This Version
SDEX-0018 Hirokazu Tanaka - Game Sound Museum ~Famicom Edition~ 09 Block Set / Gyro Set album art 田中宏和* Game Sound Museum ~Famicom Edition~ 09 Block Set / Gyro Set(CD, Mini) Scitron Discs SDEX-0018 Japan 2004 Sell This Version
SDEX-0014 Hirokazu Tanaka - Game Sound Museum ~Famicom Edition~ 05 Wrecking Crew album art 田中宏和* Game Sound Museum ~Famicom Edition~ 05 Wrecking Crew(CD, Mini) Scitron Discs SDEX-0014 Japan 2004 Sell This Version
SDEX-0022 Hirokazu Tanaka - Game Sound Museum ~Famicom Edition~ 13 Palutena No Kagami album art Hirokazu Tanaka Game Sound Museum ~Famicom Edition~ 13 Palutena No Kagami(CD, Mini) Scitron Discs SDEX-0022 Japan 2004 Sell This Version
SDEX-0016 Hirokazu Tanaka - Game Sound Museum ~Famicom Edition~ 07 Light Gun Series - Wild Gunman / Duck Hunt / Hogan's Alley album art Hirokazu Tanaka Game Sound Museum ~Famicom Edition~ 07 Light Gun Series - Wild Gunman / Duck Hunt / Hogan's Alley(CD, Mini) Scitron Discs SDEX-0016 Japan 2004 Sell This Version
SDEX-0021 Hirokazu Tanaka - Game Sound Museum ~Famicom Edition~ 12 Metroid album art Hirokazu Tanaka Game Sound Museum ~Famicom Edition~ 12 Metroid(CD, Mini) Scitron Discs SDEX-0021 Japan 2004 Sell This Version
SDEX-0013 Hirokazu Tanaka - Game Sound Museum ~Famicom Edition~ 04 Balloon Fight album art Hirokazu Tanaka Game Sound Museum ~Famicom Edition~ 04 Balloon Fight(CD, Mini) Scitron Discs SDEX-0013 Japan 2004 Sell This Version
descanso003 Hirokazu Tanaka - In The Collaborations 03 album art Baiyon, Hip Tanaka* Baiyon, Hip Tanaka* - In The Collaborations 03(3xFile, MP3, EP) Descanso descanso003 Japan 2010

Compilations

SRCL 2920 Hirokazu Tanaka - Super Metroid "Sound In Action" = スーパーメトロイド "サウンドInアクション" album art 山本健誌*, 濱野美奈子*, 田中宏和* 山本健誌*, 濱野美奈子*, 田中宏和* - Super Metroid "Sound In Action" = スーパーメトロイド "サウンドInアクション"(CD, Comp, Mono) Sony Records SRCL 2920 Japan 1994 Sell This Version
TOCT-25125 Hirokazu Tanaka - Mother 1+2 Original Soundtrack album art Keiichi Suzuki, Kimitaka Matsumae, Tomoko Kataoka, Kenji Kondo, Hirokazu Tanaka, Hiroshi Kanazu Keiichi Suzuki, Kimitaka Matsumae, Tomoko Kataoka, Kenji Kondo, Hirokazu Tanaka, Hiroshi Kanazu - Mother 1+2 Original Soundtrack(CD, Album, Comp, Enh) Eastworld TOCT-25125 Japan 2003 Sell This Version