Kimigayo March


Kozo Yoshimoto
吉本 光蔵

Grade 2.5
Performance Time: 3'00"

TRN Music


"KIMIGAYO MARCH" is one of the best known marches in Japan. Kozo Yoshimoto, a member of the Imperial Navy Band, composed the melody line og the first starin, based on the Japanese national anthem "Kimigayo (The Imperial Reign)" written by Hiromori Hayashi. The melodic line at the trio is based on the melody of "Kokoku-no-Mamori (Imperial Guards)" written by Shuji Isawa.