Hayato Matsuo (松尾 早人 Matsuo Hayato, born August 13, 1965) is a Japanese video game and anime composer, arranger and orchestrator. He has worked on titles such as Front Mission 3, Final Fantasy XII, the Shenmue series, Magic Knight Rayearth, and Hellsing Ultimate. Inspired by his mother, a piano teacher, he graduated from the music composition department of Tokyo University of the Arts. While in college, he composed for the band G-Clef, and occasionally stood in for members. Upon graduating in 1991, he went to work under Koichi Sugiyama, the composer for the popular Dragon Quest video game series, arranging his pieces for the 1991 anime Dragon Quest: The Adventure of Dai.

Property Value
dbo:abstract
  • Hayato Matsuo (松尾 早人 Matsuo Hayato, born August 13, 1965) is a Japanese video game and anime composer, arranger and orchestrator. He has worked on titles such as Front Mission 3, Final Fantasy XII, the Shenmue series, Magic Knight Rayearth, and Hellsing Ultimate. Inspired by his mother, a piano teacher, he graduated from the music composition department of Tokyo University of the Arts. While in college, he composed for the band G-Clef, and occasionally stood in for members. Upon graduating in 1991, he went to work under Koichi Sugiyama, the composer for the popular Dragon Quest video game series, arranging his pieces for the 1991 anime Dragon Quest: The Adventure of Dai. Also in 1991, Matsuo began to work as a video game music composer himself, writing the score to Master of Monsters. Over the next few years, he worked as an independent composer on several games and anime series, including Ogre Battle: March of the Black Queen. In 1995, he joined the independent music composition group Imagine. He has continued since then to compose and orchestrate works for over 40 games and anime series, as well as the television show Kamen Rider 555 and a few pieces as part of original albums. (en)
dbo:activeYearsStartYear
  • 1991-01-01 (xsd:date)
dbo:associatedBand
dbo:associatedMusicalArtist
dbo:background
  • non_performing_personnel
dbo:birthDate
  • 1965-08-13 (xsd:date)
dbo:birthPlace
dbo:instrument
dbo:wikiPageEditLink
dbo:wikiPageExternalLink
dbo:wikiPageExtracted
  • 2019-12-28 18:05:32Z (xsd:date)
dbo:wikiPageHistoryLink
dbo:wikiPageID
  • 6727049 (xsd:integer)
dbo:wikiPageLength
  • 13630 (xsd:integer)
dbo:wikiPageModified
  • 2019-12-28 18:05:30Z (xsd:date)
dbo:wikiPageOutDegree
  • 119 (xsd:integer)
dbo:wikiPageRevisionID
  • 932871241 (xsd:integer)
dbo:wikiPageRevisionLink
dbp:wikiPageUsesTemplate
dbp:wordnet_type
dct:subject
rdf:type
rdfs:comment
  • Hayato Matsuo (松尾 早人 Matsuo Hayato, born August 13, 1965) is a Japanese video game and anime composer, arranger and orchestrator. He has worked on titles such as Front Mission 3, Final Fantasy XII, the Shenmue series, Magic Knight Rayearth, and Hellsing Ultimate. Inspired by his mother, a piano teacher, he graduated from the music composition department of Tokyo University of the Arts. While in college, he composed for the band G-Clef, and occasionally stood in for members. Upon graduating in 1991, he went to work under Koichi Sugiyama, the composer for the popular Dragon Quest video game series, arranging his pieces for the 1991 anime Dragon Quest: The Adventure of Dai. (en)
rdfs:label
  • Hayato Matsuo (en)
owl:sameAs
foaf:gender
  • male (en)
foaf:isPrimaryTopicOf
foaf:name
  • Hayato Matsuo (en)
is dbo:associatedBand of
is dbo:associatedMusicalArtist of
is dbo:composer of
is dbo:musicComposer of
is dbp:arrangers of
is dbp:composer of
is dbp:music of
is foaf:primaryTopic of