piano, organ, percussion, compose, arrangement
島根県出雲市生まれ。

5歳よりクラシックピアノを学ぶ。

九州芸術工科大学芸術工学部音響設計学科卒業後、N.Y.にてジャズピアノを、西アフリカのセネガルにて民族打楽器サバールを学び、2001年から4年に渡り劇団四季ミュージカル「LIONKING」に打楽器奏者として出演。

ピアノの打楽器的な側面を生かしつつメロディアスに音をつむぎ、大学で学んだ聴覚心理学を生かし、心と身体に響く音をデザインし続けている。

日本的な情景を映し出す独特な“間”、幻想的な旋律と響きに満ちたピアノによるオリジナル曲を主体としたソロアルバムを5枚発表。

世界中のリズムやメロディーをバランスよく取り入れたアレンジとトラック制作を得意とし、現在は関東を拠点としてライブ活動のみならず、映画やTV番組などへの楽曲提供、サウンド・プロデュースなど、幅広く制作活動を行っている。


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works / sounds

「La vie en Rose」 from 『TRI-ANGLE / Yukitaka Nagami』
arrangement & all instruments by Yukitaka Nagami
...except harmonica

「ITO」 from 『ito / Mari Miyamoto』
arrangement & all instruments by Yukitaka Nagami

「回帰」 from 『ito / Mari Miyamoto』
arrangement & all instruments by Yukitaka Nagami

「Dazzlingly Beautiful / Akiko Nakashima」 from 『KOYUKI WONDERLAND』
mix, mastering, arrangement & all instruments by Yukitaka Nagami
...except koto

その他、ピアノによる即興演奏などの作品をnoteにて随時公開しています。
Link_to_NagamiYukitaka | note


Yukitaka NAGAMI

Birthplace: Izumo City, Shimane Prefecture, Japan
Began learning piano at age 5

1995: Graduated from Kyushu Institute of Design (major in acoustic design)
1996: Began his career as a professional jazz pianist
1998: Moved to New York and learned piano from Barry Harris
1999: Learned to play sabar, a percussion instrument, from Doudou Ndiaye Rose and his family in Senegal
2000: Performed with Cleve Douglass, a jazz vocalist from New York, at Blue Note Fukuoka
2001-2003: Appeared in the musical “The Lion King” by Shiki Theater Company
2004: Appeared on the EBS (Korea) television program “ASIA MUSIC FESTIVAL”
2005: Performed at the opening concert in NGO global village of EXPO 2005 AICHI, JAPAN
2006: Released the first solo album “Michishirube (Milestone)”
2008: Released the second solo album “Tsuki-akari Hoshi-akari (Moonlight & Starlight)”
2010: Released the third solo album “TRI-ANGLE”
2016: Released the 4th solo album “KAGAMI”
2017: Released the 5th solo album “LUZ”

Nagami has been playing as a pianist (piano, Hammond organ) mainly in jazz.
He also plays various percussion instruments like sabar, the folk instrument in Senegal, and has a great knowledge of folk music in Asia, Africa, Brazil, and Latin America. He has played on several occasions with the local musicians.

He often plays piano improvisations with calligraphers, yoga swamis and other artists in various areas, while working as a member of his own group or as a solo pianist.
He is not only focused on computerized music productions, but actively writes songs for films, radio programs or theaters, making an all-round appeal.