8 thoughts on “ Tokyo-Melodie

  1. Although "Tokyo Melody" does not have any words as such, it does contain some excellent vocal harmonies which give the music a distinctly Japanese flavor, though curiously the five note octave based theme is brass and horn rather than string dominated, as one might have expected from the man once dubbed "the best jazz violinist in the world.".
  2. rows · Watch the video for Tokyo Melody from Helmut Zacharias's Danke Schoen - Helmut .
  3. Mar 03,  · Tokyo Melody: The German Tune That Brought the Tokyo Olympics Home to Brits It was one of the most popular songs in the United Kingdom. It hit number 9 on the UK Singles Chart in November, And if you watched the Tokyo Olympics in the UK, then you heard the theme song for BBC’s coverage of the summer Games, Tokyo Melody.
  4. Mar 09,  · Directed by Elizabeth Lennard. With Ryuichi Sakamoto, Akiko Yano, Haruomi Hosono, Yukihiro Takahashi. Documentary directed by French photographer Elizabeth Lennard featuring the eclectic Japanese composer Ryuichi Sakamoto during the recording sessions of his album "Illustrated Musical Encyclopedia"/10(33).
  5. Feb 04,  · Check out Tokyo Melody by Jorgen Ingmann on Amazon Music. Stream ad-free or purchase CD's and MP3s now on
  6. Listen to Olympics - - Tokyo Melody theme song and find more theme music and songs from 32, different television shows at
  7. Way back then it was called 'Tokyo Melodies' and it only contained the first 14 tracks of this CD. The extra tracks on this cd (themes) is nice easy listening to but my main pleasure comes from the first half which is really good. I think the Olympic Games anthem track 'Tokyo Melody' by Helmut Zacharias is one of the best ever used/5(6).
  8. On 21 November he reached number 9 in the UK Singles Chart with Tokyo Melody following its use as theme music for the BBC 's coverage of the Summer Olympics. Zacharias moved to Switzerland in the late s and continued playing with many .

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