Masashi Hamauzu

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Masashi Hamauzu (浜渦 正志, Hamauzu Masashi, born September 20, 1971) is a Japanese composer, pianist, and lyricist. Hamauzu, who was employed at Square Enix from 1996 to 2010, was best known during that time for his work on the Final Fantasy and SaGa video game series. Born into a musical family in Germany, Hamauzu was raised in Japan. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Masashi Hamauzu has received more than 205,633 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Masashi Hamauzu is the 1,197th most popular composer, the 4,521st most popular biography from Germany and the 152nd most popular German Composer.

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  • 15

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  • 2.13

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Among composers, Masashi Hamauzu ranks 1,197 out of 1,228Before him are Anne Dudley, Ludovic Bource, Erik Mongrain, Arturo Rodas, Christophe Beck, and Marc Shaiman. After him are Rupert Gregson-Williams, Hitoshi Sakimoto, Inon Zur, Thomas Bergersen, Justin Hurwitz, and Jonathan Larson.

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Among people born in 1971, Masashi Hamauzu ranks 469Before him are Ursula Meier, Calogero, Jeff Gordon, José Francisco Cevallos, Kevin Rahm, and Miguel Calero. After him are Daniel Vacek, Vitālijs Astafjevs, Nick Van Exel, David McAllister, Amanda Coetzer, and Denis Voronenkov.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Masashi Hamauzu ranks 4,521 out of 5,289Before him are Julia Franck (1970), Fritz Fischer (1956), Cress Williams (1970), Bogna Koreng (1965), Sabine Lisicki (1989), and Serdar Tasci (1987). After him are Jörg Woithe (1963), Oskar Roehler (1959), Martin Harnik (1987), Michael Rich (1969), Andrea Henkel (1977), and Michael Greis (1976).

Among COMPOSERS In Germany

Among composers born in Germany, Masashi Hamauzu ranks 152Before him are Boris Papandopulo (1906), Melchior Vulpius (1570), Ludwig Abeille (1761), Eduard Künneke (1885), Lukas Foss (1922), and Julius Benedict (1804).

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