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Ave Maria 2021 (feat. Carlos Moratalla & Rumi Kitahara)


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A multi-genre song based on Caccini's "Ave Maria" mixed with cinematic, classical, Spanish and EDM elements. The theme is guilt about what humans have done to the earth, sung emotionally and powerfully in Spanish.

Composer/pianist MASATO created a work with two artists during the Covid-19 pandemic: Spanish singer-songwriter Carlos Moratalla, who MASATO cast and produced online through a crowdsourcing site, and a Japanese soprano in Nikikai, Japan's best-known opera organization. The singers participated without meeting in person.

Composed, arranged, produced, performed by MASATO (Masato Tani)
Spanish lyrics, vocal, guitar & sound engineering by Carlos Moratalla
Vocal by Rumi Kitahara

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    Music creator - composer, pianist, vocalist, art director. Based in Tokyo, Japan. Former businessman working for an advertising agency, McCann-Erickson. While in the company, won several classical piano competitions and became a top amateur. Retired due to health problems after 12 years and concentrated on music and graphic design. Won First Prize at Amateur Piano Competition in Paris in 2000 and was scouted as a professional pianist. Currently composes and arranges a wide variety of music drawing from his classical background, including pop, R&B, jazz and EDM.

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