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Aug 27th Updated!

[Live Performance]
Marihiko Hara will do performance with Mis. Shuho, an expert of flower arrangement at NUIT BLANCHE KYOTO 2014.

http://nuitblanche.jp/


[Screening]
"Columbos" (directed by KAWAI+OKAMURA, Music by Marihiko Hara) screened in International Animated Film Festival Animator in Poland.

International Animated Film Festival Animator in Poznan, Poland.
11th-17th July
http://www.animator-festival.com/


[NEWS]
"Columbos" (directed by KAWAI+OKAMURA, Music by Marihiko Hara) got a Honorary Mention at the Prix Ars Electronica Award 2014,Computer Animation Film VFX. (Linz, Austria)

http://prix2014.aec.at/prixwinner/13597/

 


[Marihiko Hara Chamber Music]
Marihiko Hara's chamber music will be premiered on 14th June at Kyoto Art Center.

http://www.kac.or.jp/eng/events/13152/


[Soundtrack for Toronto Japanese Film Festival]

Toronto Japanese Film Festival 2014
JUNE 12-27 2014
@Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre

URL : http://jccc.on.ca/torontojff/
PDF Booklet : http://jccc.on.ca/torontojff/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/TJFF_Programme_2014.pdf


[Sapporo International Art Festival]
Marihiko Hara will take part in Sapporo International Art Festival as Shiro Takatani's CHROMA crew.

https://www.sapporo-internationalartfestival.jp/programs/chroma


[LIVE PERFORMANCE in MAY]
Marihiko Hara will play with Ken Furudate (artist, programmer) at The Museum of Kyoto Annex on 4th May, which is a special event of KYOTOGRAPHIE. The liveset will be Audio-Visual performance using a huge 4k LED sony display and non-parametric speakers. And next day 5th May, Marihiko will play in Kobe as Marihiko Hara ' Polar M with Springintgut & F.S. Blumm. Don't miss them!

 


[SOUND DIRECTION]
Marihiko Hara is a sound director of the installation : “Mars, a photographic exploration” (Presented by Xavier Barral in partnership with NASA, JPL and The University of Arizona. Video installation by Shiro Takatani ), part of KYOTOGRAPHIE international photography festival.

http://www.kyotographie.jp/artists/51.html


[PERFORMANCE]
Marihiko Hara composes music of "L'ombre double (from "Le Soulier de Satin" by Paul Claudel)" at Kyoto Performing Arts Center, Syunju-z.

http://www.k-pac.org/performance/20140329b.html


[LIVE RECORDING]
Marihiko Hara's live recording now available on SoundCloud. "Flora" Piano Liveset (Opening Act for Nils Frahm, 11th Nov 2013)

***FREE DOWNLOAD until 9th March 2014!!!! LISTEN AND ENJOY!


[RADIO PROGRAM]
Improvisation Studio Session and Talk with RYUICHI SAKAMOTO on his radio program NHK-FM!!!

It will be on air on 1st Jan 2014!!

01/01/2014 NHK FM "Ryuichi Sakamoto New Year Special" 22:00-24:00(JST)

http://www4.nhk.or.jp/P2984/


[RADIO MIX]

"Personal Piano Recordings" | Radio Mix for Radiokultura (www.radiokultura.com) and "0 (for radio) #48". (FREE DOWNLOADABLE!!!)

 


[MUSIC FOR FILM]
Composition for "Landscape -marine snow-" (2013) by Yuki Hayashi.
Currently exhibited at the art space "WELTKUNSTZIMMER" in Düsseldorf, German.

You can download it for free (limited-time).

URL: kanyukuyuki.jp
PW: landskanyu


[VIDEO]
Marihiko Hara and Polar M Interviewed at "Icheon Ceramics Festival 2013" in Icheon, KOREA.


[TOUR IN AUSTRALIA] ALL THE SCHEDULE DONE!!! THANK YOU VERY MUCH FOR YOUR SUPPORT!!!

TUES 29/10/2013
Black Bear Lodge - Brisbane
w/ Andrew Tuttle + Mooshim
$20

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WED 30/10/2013
The Silent Hour - East Sydney
w/ Steffan Ianigro
Purchase Tickets (LTD to 50)

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THURS 31/10/2013
MEMOIRS LAUNCH PARTY!
General Store - East Sydney
feat. Asger Jorn, Maputo (DJ set), Marihiko Hara (beat-driven)
FREE ENTRY

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SAT 2/11/2013
MEMOIRS LAUNCH PARTY!
Paradise Hills - Richmond
feat. Andrew Beresford, Vowed, Kharkov, Marihiko Hara (beat-driven), Maputo (DJ set)
FREE ENTRY

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SUN 3/11/2013
Uptown Jazz Cafe, Fitzroy (LTD to 75)
w/ The Townhouses + Telling
$20

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TUES 5/11/2013
Ellington Jazz Club, Perth
w/ Gilded + Leaving
$20


http://memoirs.the-generalstore.net/touring.php


[LIVE]
Marihiko will take part in "Icheon Ceramic Festival" in Icheon, KOREA on 5th OCT.

http://www.ceramic.or.kr/02_PR/020804_view.jsp?mode=mod&event_type=P&SysPage=1&idx=100734#1


[RELEASE]
The first collaborative album with Polar M "Beyond" available on 26th SEP on MU-NEST in Malaysia!

http://www.mu-nest.com/release-info.php?f=mnc014

http://www.mu-nest.com

++++NOW AVAILABLE on Norman Records!!!++++

http://www.normanrecords.com/records/143060-marihiko-hara-polar-m-beyond


[NEWS]
"COLUMBOS" (Directed by Kawai+Okamura, Music: Marihiko Hara)
awarded Silver Dragon for the Best Animated Film(Short Film Competition)at the 53rd Krakow Film Festival!!!!


http://www.krakowfilmfestival.pl/en/news/359


[PEFORMANCE]
1I will join the crew "CHROMA" by Shiro Takatani at Festival de Marseille!!

Shiro Takatani "CHROMA"
29, 30 June, 2013
21h00 - Théâtre National de Marseille - La Criée

http://festivaldemarseille.com/chroma-premiere/


[SCREENING]
"COLUMBOS" by KAWAI+OKAMURA (Music : Marihiko Hara)
Screened at Krakow Film Festival, Poland

May 26th - June 2nd 2013

http://www.krakowfilmfestival.pl/pl/


[RELEASE]
Marihiko Hara's latest album "Flora" out in April 2013. This album is co-release between Drone Sweet Drone Records in France and Night Cruising in Japan.

 

[LIVE]
Marihiko Hara played at Sonar Sound Tokyo 2013 as "Shiro Takatani : CHROMA".
「Shiro Takatani : CHROMA concert version」
Shiro Takatani + Takuya Minami + Ken Furudate + Marihiko Hara feat. Simon Fisher Turner

sonar sound tokyo 2013

©sonar sound


[RELEASE]
Marihiko Hara's latest album "Flora" will be out in April 2013.
Co-release by Drone Sweet Drone (FR) and night cruising (JP)!!

 

 

[NEWS]
Marihiko Hara will join "Shiro Takatani : CHROMA concert version" at Sonar Sound Tokyo 2013!!!

- Shiro Takatani : CHROMA
http://www.sonarsound.jp/ja/2013/prg/ar/shiro-takatani:chroma_161

- Sonar Sound Tokyo 2013
http://www.sonarsound.jp/


[RELEASE]
Marihiko Hara takes part in the first compilation "tone" by the label "Night Cruising" : solo work and collaboration work with Sylvain Chauveau.

AVAILABLE in JAPAN on Nov 22th

Artist : V.A.
Title : night cruising compilation “tone”

night cruising / NCD-01
Format : CD

http://nightcruisingkyoto.tumblr.com/post/33155087385/artist-v-a-title-night-cruising-compilation


[SCREENING]
"COLUMBOS" (Directed by KAWAI + OKAMURA, Music : Marihiko Hara) screened on following events :

【Oct 27th】
London International Animation Festival
(http://www.liaf.org.uk/2012/09/international-programme-4-recent-japanese-shorts-15/)

【Oct 28th】
Eyeworks Festival of Experimental Animation
(www.eyeworksfestival.com)


[RELEASE]
The collaboration work with Pawn "JIGOKUHEN" on Wist Rec.

http://wistrec.com/wistbook-009/


[NEWS]

Schedule Updated => http://www.marihikohara.com/schedule_en.html


[RELEASE]
Marihiko Hara's new album "FAUNA"(shrine.jp) OUT on 6th JULY!!!

*Currently, available only in Japan. I really need your help to have it available out of Japan!!

FAUNA

fauna i
fauna v : featuring Millelemmi

http://www.inpartmaint.com/shop/marihiko-hara-fauna/


[LIVE]
Marihiko will play with Akio Suzuki, evala at Yamaguchi Center for Arts and Media (YCAM) in MAY!

http://www.ycam.jp/en/live/2012/05/sound-tectonics-11.html

 



[RELEASE]
『ATAK017 Sacrifice Soundtrack for Seiji “Fish on Land”』
Available on 15th Feb.

Participants:Keiichiro Shibuya, OVAL , Mika Vainio (ex.Pan sonic), evala, Ametsub, Daito Manabe, Seiichi Nagai, Marihiko Hara

Info :
http://atak.jp/info/p/250

Amazon : reservation
http://www.amazon.co.jp/exec/obidos/ASIN/B006DJXW0W/nataliemusic-22

URL (available in Japanese):
HITSPAPER / honeyee.com / natalie / cinra

 


[NEWS]
Marihiko Hara played with Andi Otto for official inauguration of Villa Kamogawa with Bundespräsident Christian Wulf.

http://www.goethe.de/ins/jp/tok/de8306684.htm


[REVIEW] on "Credo"

> Fluid Radio
http://www.fluid-radio.co.uk/2011/06/marihiko-hara-credo/

> future sequence (英文)
http://www.futuresequence.com/article/marihiko-hara-credo/

> EtherREAL (仏文)
http://www.etherreal.com/spip.php?article4151

> AUTRE DIRECTIONS (仏文)
http://www.autresdirections.net/spip.php?article2034

> NO EASY LISTENING (独文)
http://noeasylistening.blog.de/2011/10/20/hangelt-zuvor-pleqs-kollaboration-marihiko-hara-gekommen-album-japaners-12045837/


[REVIEWS]
Two reviews on "Nostalghia" and "Prosa" updated on "Touching Extremes" by Massimo Ricci.

- 『Nostalghia』

- 『Prosa』


[COMMENTS]
Wonderful comments on "Credo"!!!

- «it's superb!»
by steinbrüchel

- <<I like the delicacy and the sweetness of Marihiko Hara’s music, and this very electronic album contributes to its aesthetics. >>
by Sylvain Chauveau


[UPDATE]

"discography" updated!
http://www.marihikohara.com/discography_en.html


[NEWS]
TOP 3 SALES CHART in June 2011 of p*dis, distributer in Japan!!!

[NEWS]
"Credo" is "album of the month" at Tower Record in Kyoto!!


 


[RELEASE]
Marihiko Hara's 4th album "Credo" on Home Normal!!!
credo_mini

Available : Home Normal / Amazon / Stashed Goods / Boomkat
/ Norman Records / Darla Records




 

[NEWS]
Marihiko Hara composed music for the dance performance for Mia Cabalfin and Rhosam Prudenciado Jr. with polar M

See schedule→http://www.marihikohara.com/schedule_en.html


[NEWS]
"COLUMBOS" by Hiroki Okamura and Takumi Kawai (Music : Marihiko Hara) screened at the 65th Locarno International Film Festival 2012.

Section : Corti d’artista

http://ht.ly/caMl3


 


[NEWS]
Marihiko Hara's 60-min-mix (all tracks by Marihiko) has on aired on the Lithuanian Internet Radio.

July 4th (UCT +03)
17:00 Marihiko Hara mix presentation
20:00 Marihiko Hara mix presentation
22:00 Marihiko Hara mix presentation

http://www.elektrosfera.net/


[NEWS]
Asheville FM Charts for the Week
"Prosa" (Tomas Phillips + Marihiko Hara) in 2nd place!!!

http://www.ashevillefm.org/news/05/2012/asheville-fm-charts-for-the-week-ending-05262012


[NEWS]
Marihiko composed music for the fashion movie :


[NEWS]
Photos and movie uploaded : Work in Progress by Shiro Taktani (dumb type) :

http://shiro.dumbtype.com/news

creation participant;
Simon Fisher Turner
Olivier Balzarini
Misako Yabuuchi
Yuko Hirai
Takuya Minami
Ken Furudate
Nobuaki Oshika
Shimpei Yamada


[NEWS]
Album『Creodo』selected in : "Best of 2011: Music For Sonic Installations In The Cavern Of Your Skull" (Headphone Commute)

- Alva Noto| Univrs (Raster-Noton)
- Aria Rostami | Form (audiomoves)
- Autechre & The Hafler Trio | ah³eo & ha³oe (ae3o3)( Die Stadt / Simply Superior) - - Byetone | Symeta (Raster-Noton)
- Fennesz + Sakamoto | Flumina (Touch / Commmons)
- Gareth Davis & Machinefabriek | Grower (Sonic Pieces)
- Illuha | Shizuku (12k)
- Marihiko Hara | Credo (Home Normal)
- Seth Horvitz | Eight Studies For Automatic Piano (Line)
- Stephan Mathieu | Remain (Line)

http://reviews.headphonecommute.com/2012/01/10/headphone-commutes-best-of-2011-music-for-sonic-installations-in-the-cavern-of-your-skull/


[LIVE VIDEO]
Marihiko Hara Live at Lieu Unique, Nantes FRANCE in Nov 2011.

Marihiko Hara au LU - 2011 from Nguyen Le on Vimeo.


 

[RELEASE]
Marihiko takes part in Pawn's new album "Tone Sketch"(PROGRESSIVE FOrM)


[RELEASE]
My friend "Polar M"'s album "Northern Bird" (Nomadic Kids Republic) OUT NOW!

http://nomadickids.com/releases/#rel-176

 polarM

Marihiko takes part in 2 tracks!


[RELEASE]
The compilation album (digital) "Just A Moment"out on the label, Audio Gourmet.

Tr1 "Forgotten Constellation" by Marihiko Hara + Polar M

http://music.audiogourmet.co.uk/album/just-a-moment

Polar M's website => http://www.muranakamasumi.com/


[RELEASE]
The collaboration work with Pleq from Poland "The Dawn Came Behind The Fog" (3"cdr, 100 copies limited)will be released on 23rd August
on Somehow Recordings.

http://www.somehowrecordings.co.uk/

 


[LIVE VIDEO]
Marihiko Hara Live (Beat-Driven LiveSet) in Osaka



 


[LIVE]
Schedule updated!!!

http://www.marihikohara.com/schedule_en.html

SCHEDULE UPDATED!!!! www.marihikohara.com/schedule_en.html