Dedicated to
Takemitsu the composer


Quotes from essays by Takemitsu

He wrote many essays, very impressive. This page provides some of Takemitsu's thoughts and philosophy by quotes from his essays. All the quotations were taken from the book entitled Toki no Entei (which means 'the gardener of time') and were translated from the Japanese by me.

The list

I have listed the most of his works except cinema music and his books.

His Home town (Under construction)

He has lived in my town since I was born. This page provides my essays about my town, with some pictures.

Autuor: ASHIDA, Naoyuki