Yuji Takahashi

高橋悠治

Also known as 高橋裕治, 高橋悠治, Takahashi, Takahashi Yuji, Y. Takahashi, Yuuji Takahashi
This performer (group) in the Internet: http://www.suigyu.com/yuji/

Discography of Yuji Takahashi:

# Release title Total tracks Type of release is Imprint date Label
1 Untitled 15 Audio 2003-06-03 Atak
2 Sonatas And Interludes 19 Audio 1997 Fylkingen Records
3 Metastasis / Pithoprakta / Eonta 3 Audio 1967 Vanguard
4 Sonatas And Interludes Vol. 1 10 Audio 1966 Fylkingen Records
5 Sonatas And Interludes Vol. 2 9 Audio 1966 Fylkingen Records
6 Yuji Takahashi + Masahiko Sato 3 Audio 2004-02-00 Bridge
7 Untitled 9 Audio 2006 Atak
8 Seasons 4 Audio 1977 ALM Records
9 Orphika / "Kyō-Sō" Für Schlagzeuggruppe Und Orchester 2 Audio 1980-06-00 Denon
10 Dub Lilac 20 Audio 2006-01-25 Atak
11 Finger Light 4 Audio 1995-11-21 Tzadik
12 Metastasis / Pithoprakta / Eonta 5 Audio 2001 Le Chant Du Monde
13 A New Asian Voice Vol. 3 8 Audio 2002-03-03 Ta Ra Ga
14 Plays Takahashi & Kondo 4 Audio 1977 ALM Records
15 Visions De L'Amen (For Two Pianos) 8 Audio 1973 RCA Red Seal
16 Metastasis / Pithoprakta / Eonta 6 Audio 2001 Le Chant Du Monde
17 Space Theatre 3 Audio 1970 RCA
18 Space Theatre 3 Audio RCA
19 Signature: Live At The Egg Farm 14 Audio 2002-11-00 Red Toucan Records
20 L'Oeuvre Pour Piano 8 Audio 1976 Denon
21 Twilight 3 Audio 1977 Denon Jazz
22 Piano Recital 3 Audio 1975 Columbia
23 Twilight 3 Audio 2006-06-21 Denon
24 Yuji Plays Yuji 4 Audio 1976 Deutsche Grammophon
25 Sonatas And Interludes For Prepared Piano 19 Audio 1976 Denon
26 いちめん菜の花 9 Audio 1988 ALM Records
27 Piano Works Of New Viennese School 48 Audio 1986 Denon
28 Pièces Pour Piano 3 - Pièces Pour Piano À Quatre Mains 26 Audio 2004 Denon
29 Pièces Pour Piano 1 27 Audio 2004 Denon
30 Bach: Three Keyboard Concertos 12 Audio 2006-06-21 Denon
31 ぼくは12歳 11 Audio 1978 Denon
32 Three Keyboard Concertos 11 Audio 1974 Denon
33 Distant Voices 3 Audio 1976 Columbia
34 2012.10.26 Hall Egg Farm 3 Audio 2013-02-00 Egg Farm
35 Senza Tempo 7 Audio 1990 Egg Farm
36 The People United Will Never Be Defeated! 2 Audio 1979 ALM Records
37 Visions De L'Amen, For Two Pianos 8 Audio 1973 RCA Red Seal
38 Transformation Of Piano 5 Audio 1984-04-00 Denon
39 いちめん菜の花 9 Audio 1983 ALM Records
40 The Six Partitas, BWV 825–830 7 Audio 1977-10-00 Denon
41 Images, Book 1 - Book 2, Estampes, L'île Joyeuse 4 Audio 1975-10-00 Denon
42 Pièces Pour Piano 8 Audio 1984-01-00 Denon
43 Inventions And Sinfonias, BWV 772a/801 15 Audio 1977-05-00 Denon
44 Six Sonatinas 10 Audio 2008-05-21 Fontec
45 Música Callada 4 Audio 2008-05-21 Fontec
46 De La Période Humoristique D'Erik Satie 9 Audio 1979-09-00 Denon
47 A Prospect Of Contemporary Violin Music 11 Audio 1975 Victor
48 Miniatur Ⅲ / Art Of Toru Takemitsu 6 Audio Polydor K.K.
49 Piano Works Of New Viennese School 46 Audio 2010-09-22 Denon
50 Y. Takahashi + M. Sato 5 Audio Denon


Yuji Takahashi was born in Tokyo in 1938. He studied composition with Minao Shibata and Roh Ogura. From 1963 to 1966, he lived in Europe, where he studied with Iannis Xenakis. From 1966 to 1972 he lived in the United States and performed with orchestras across the continent. During the 1970s, he recorded the piano music of Bach, Satie and others for Denon. In 1978, Takahashi organized the Suigyu Band to perform Asian protest songs. Since 1983, he has performed regularly with composer-pianist Miyake Haruna. Recently he has been composing for traditional Japanese instruments as well as playing the piano and the computer.


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