Born in 1989. A Tokyo based Composer,Arranger,Conductor and Producer.
Erika Fukasawa is emerging as one of
the most successful and promising artists today. She began her musical studies on piano when she was 3years old,and graduated from the prestigeous Tokyo College of Music on film composistion.
Her former teachers include renowned
composers such as Shigeaki Saegusa, Akira Senju, Katsuhisa Hattori,
Reijiro Koroku and Katsumi Horii.
Her fields are in game music,movies,TV commercials,animation music production for theater,music for big bands,
arrangement of song collections,live support,recording etc.She has produced and arranged more than 40 performances including production in Paris and Shanghai. She has joined as orchestrator
for NHK(Japan Broadcasting Corporation) Music Festival since 2016, directed and arranged for various films and
performances including “Your Name.”
(Original title : KiMi No Nawa) directed by Makoto Shinkai,movie released in Japan in 2016 and will be released in 135 countries.The film premiered at the 2016 Anime Expo convention in Los Angeles, California on July 3, 2016.
“SAZANKA” by SEKAI NO OWARI, and “Mori no Ongakukai” by Tokyo
Philharmonic Orchestra & Kemono Friends.
In 2018y, She produced to the first full orchestra concert of Super Mario
Series in Japan. that concert name called “Bowser Koopa is the Hero!?” It
presents all-time favorite Super Mario Bros. songs of all generations with
supreme sound by orchestra. From the first “Super Mario Bros.” released in
1985 for Famicon (NES) to the latest “Super Mario Odyssey” for Nintendo
SwitchTM , this concert is directed with rich musical production, dedicated to
all Super Mario fans as well.
She writes her part scores as letters to each performers,which clarifies the “voice” of the musicians within the song. Thus, creating a music filled with life. This is her definition of making music.