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The album Topophilia, representing a deep bond with a particular location, embodies a strong sense of place. This notion of topophilia can be defined as 'a deep affinity with the places'. Each of the 13 songs on the album draws inspiration from both rural and urban areas, and memories of landscapes. The melodies in these tracks are a reflection of personal memories and emotions associated with specific places, taking you on an emotional journey. The journey begins with the tranquil and poetic pieces 'Topophilia' and 'Nocturne', leading into the passionate and vibrant 'Eclosion'. Through delicate touch and captivating performances, 'Topophilia' takes you on a journey that transcends time and space, evoking unforgettable memories. Through his masterful use of the delicate piano, the composer, Hiroki Saitoh, has skillfully combined moving melodies and lush harmonies. By diving into one's own sentiments and narratives, it connects with your emotions. 'Topophilia' is a journey. Discover the profound bond between music and place. This album evokes deep emotions and heartwarming feelings, appealing not only to piano lovers but to all who treasure memorable locations. The music created by Hiroki Saitoh enriches our understanding and appreciation of the diverse places in our world.

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iTunes Store • Instrumental TOP SONGS • Norway • TOP 3 • 24 Apr 2024 iTunes Store • All Categories TOP SONGS • Norway • TOP 37 • 24 Apr 2024


Apple Music • Instrumental Top Songs • Bulgaria • TOP 134 • 19 Mar 2024


iTunes Store • Instrumental TOP SONGS • Norway • TOP 2 • 24 Apr 2024 iTunes Store • All Categories TOP SONGS • Norway • TOP 36 • 24 Apr 2024

Artist Profile

  • Hiroki Saitoh

    Born in Tokyo He started to play classic guitar when he was 10 years old, and he eventually played at the blues bar as a professional. He has started to study classical musical theory from the age of 18 and he began his career as a professional composer with experimental music performances and orchestral pieces. He has actively worked in composing for movies, TV commercials and websites. And he has produced and designed many kinds of sound like enterprise corporate identity sounds, interface sounds, such as electronic money interface musics for Seven & i Holdings Co. with his dynamic and original atmospheric music. Remarkably, He loves to collaborate with various artists, and he is also gifted as a sound artist as he shows his talent on many art installations.

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