kitarō (喜多郎) is a composer and multi-instrumentalist. he taught himself how to play guitar. he says, "i never had education in music, I just learned to trust my ears and my feelings. the music is not from my mind, it is from heaven, going through my body and out my fingers through composing. i write my songs, but they are not my songs."
here are some backgrounds on kitaro:
- name: Takahashi Masanori (高橋正則)
- born: February 4, 1953
- origin: Toyohashi, Aichi Prefecture, Japan
- genre: New AgeKitaro is very modest. "Nature inspires me. I am only a messenger", he said.