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Saburo Moroi

Full name: Saburo Moroi
Original name: 諸井 三郎
Gender: Male
Born: August 7, 1903 in Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
Died: March 24, 1977 in Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
Country: JPN Japan
Sport: Art Competitions

Biography

Japanese composer and pianist Saburo Moroi was German-trained. He was Japan's first great symphonist and his music was influenced by Paul Hindemith. Moroi studied at the Tokyo Imperial University and then moved to Germany in 1932 for further studies in Berlin at the Music High School.

Moroi played a major role in the reorganization of music public education in Japan after World War II. From 1965-76 he was director of the Tokyo Municipal Orchestra, then head of the Music Department at the University of Kawasaki. In his later days he concentrated in teaching and writing books on music theory.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 32 Berlin Art Competitions Mixed Music, Unknown Event Japan JPN AC

Mixed Music, Unknown Event

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1936 Summer 32 Berlin Art Competitions Japan Final Standings AC Olympiade
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