NISHIMORI Hisataka(Japan)
Hisataka Nishimori studied composition through the undergraduate and postgraduate programs at Okinawa Prefectural University of Arts. From 2012 to 2015, he participated in summer master courses at Accademia Musical Chigiana in Italy, and received Diploma di Merito (diploma for most-valuable participants) twice. He received the 1st prize in Concorso Internazionale di Composizione Musicale "MUSICA E POESIA TRA ITALIA E GIAPPONE" (2015), received the 2nd prize in ACL Young Composers Competition in the 34th ACL Conference and Festival (2016), and many other awards. Also his piece has selected at the ISCM World Music Days 2017 (Canada).
From 2015, he started to study and create the music for classical guitar, and he was in charge of the assigned piece for the guitar ensemble on Osaka Guitar Summer 2021 which was produced by Shin-ichi Fukuda.
He has studied composition under Harue Kondoh, Giorgio Bttistelli, and Salvatore Sciarrino.

Rinka no Sazameki per clarinetto e violoncello

 

Rin-ka is generic name for the mysterious fire in Japan reported from ancient times. Rin-ka is said to be witnessed in desolate deep nature. But the occurrence condition is not clear. or it is not identifiable. So, we call them with many different names depend on the traditions.
I made myself a ghost story is encounter of a traveler with a flock of Rin-ka while camping in the highland at night under the crescent moon.