Yoko Kanno
Background information
Born March 19, 1964 (1964-03-19) (age August)
Miyagi Prefecture, Japan
Genre(s) Jazz, Classical, Orchestral, Electronic, New Age, Blues, Folk rock, Electro Rock, J-pop, Art rock ambient, post-rock, bossa nova
Occupation(s) Composer, musician, conductor
Instrument(s) Electronic keyboard, piano, accordion
Years active 1986–present
Label(s) Victor Entertainment (flying DOG)
Associated acts Maaya Sakamoto, TETSU100%, The Seatbelts, Samply Red, ORIGA

Yoko Kanno (菅野 よう子 Kanno Yōko, born March 19, 1964 in Miyagi Prefecture, Japan) is a composer, arranger and musician who scored for the Cowboy Bebop anime series, movie and for the video games. She is also the keyboardist and frontwoman for the band The Seatbelts.


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