Yoko Shimomura

Japanese composer and pianist

Yoko Shimomura (下村 陽子, Shimomura Yōko, b. October 19, 1967) is a Japanese composer who makes video game music. She has worked with Capcom and Square Enix. She is best known for composing music for the Kingdom Hearts and Mario & Luigi series. Many of her works have been performed in video game music concerts. She left Square in 2002 and currently works as a freelancer but has or is working on six Kingdom Hearts games and the Mario & Luigi series. Shem is also working on Final Fantasy Versus XIII.

Yoko Shimomura
Yoko Shimomura performing at a concert in 2007
Yoko Shimomura performing at a concert in 2007
Background information
Born (1967-10-19) October 19, 1967 (age 54)
Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan
GenresSymphonic, electronic (chiptune, video game)
Occupation(s)Composer, engineer, producer
InstrumentsPiano
Years active1988–present
LabelsMidiplex
Associated actsAlph Lyla

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