Discography of Toshi Ichiyanagi:
|#||Cover||Release title||Total tracks||Download mp3 album||Release date||Label fo release|
|1||Music For Living Process / Cho-Etsu||2||1991||Edition RZ|
|2||やぶにらみ の コンサート [Yabunirami-No-Concert]||2||1966-02-00|
|3||The Min-On Contemporary Music Festival '83||6||1993||Camerata|
|4||Music For Tinguely||3||2006-12-00||Edition Omega Point|
|5||オペラ横尾忠則を歌う [Opera "From The Works Of Tadanori Yokoo"]||11||2005||Bridge|
|6||Cosmos Of Toshi Ichiyanagi III ~ 1960's & 1990's||13||1999||Camerata|
|7||Music For Tinguely||3||2007||Edition Omega Point|
|8||Electronic Field||3||2008||Edition Omega Point|
|9||Drip Music||3||2008||Edition Omega Point|
|10||Moving Pulse 耳で聴くステレオ・テスト・レコード||7||1966||Audio-Technica|
|11||Taka (Hawk)||3||1982||Unac Tokyo|
|12||Improvisation Sep. 1975||2||2012||Phoenix Records (2)|
|13||For Jean Tinguely||3||1963-03-20||Minami Gallery Tokyo|
|14||Cosmos Of Toshi Ichiyanagi, Recent Duo Works||4||1984||Camerata|
|15||Cosmos Of Toshi Ichiyanagi, Recent Duo Works||10||2000||Camerata|
|16||船隠 Funakakushi||2||2013-12-31||Edition Omega Point|
Born on February 4, 1933 in Kobe (Japan), Toshi Ichiyanagi studied composition with Kishio Hirao and John Cage, piano with Chieko Hara, Bernhard Weiser and Beveridge Webster. He graduated from Julliard School of Music. When he returned to Japan in 1961, he brought back new musical concepts, including Cage's indeterminacy, within Japanese contemporary music.
As one of the leading composers in Japan, Ichiyanagi has composed operas, orchestral, chamber and instrumental works. While composing large-scale pieces, he also became known for his compositions using Japanese traditional instruments such as sho and gagaku ensemble, performed throughout the world by his Tokyo International Music.
Toshi Ichiyanagi was the first husband of Yoko Ono. They were married from 1956 to 1962.