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Memoirs of a Geisha (soundtrack) The original score and songs were composed and conducted by Williams and features Yo-Yo Ma and Itzhak Perlman as cellist and violinist, respectively. The soundtrack album was released by Sony Classical Records on November 22, The score won the Golden Globe Award for Best Original Score, Genre: Soundtrack. Nov 22,  · Review. Currently he is finishing up recording his score to Spielberg\'s drama, Munich, but somehow he also managed to find time to write a score for Rob Marshall\'s film version of the hit novel Memoirs of a Geisha. Starring a pan-Asian cast including Zhang Ziyi, Ken Watanabe and Michelle Yeoh, the film follows the story of Sayuri (Ziyi).

AllMusic Review by James Christopher Monger. This is the composer at his most refined and nuanced, providing a textbook example of professional composition that revels in its subject matter without ever intruding.7/ Our conversation takes place some seven years after Spielberg first acquired the rights to Memoirs Of A Geisha. Having collaborated with Williams on some of Hollywood’s biggest blockbusters during the past 30 years, from Jaws and Close Encounters Of The Third Kind to Raiders Of The Lost Ark, it’s no surprise that Williams was Spielberg’s first choice as composer.

Memoirs Of A Geisha- Soundtrack details Home Explore Movies Explore Composers Resource Directory Forums Contact Us About Us Search on: title soundtrack composer label number track for. Memoirs of a Geisha is a American epic drama film based on the novel of the same name by Arthur Golden, produced by Steven Spielberg's Amblin Entertainment and Spyglass Entertainment and by Douglas Wick's Red Wagon by: John Williams.

Memoirs of a Geisha Summary. She becomes a geisha and gets a new name: Sayuri. But being a geisha isn't all pouring drinks and dancing. To earn a big paycheck, Mameha auctions Sayuri's mizuage to the highest bidder. She orchestrates a bidding war between Nobu, who is a business partner with Sayuri's beloved Chairman, and Dr. Crab. Dec 10,  · Directed by Rob Marshall. With Ziyi Zhang, Ken Watanabe, Michelle Yeoh, Suzuka Ohgo. Nitta Sayuri reveals how she transcended her fishing-village roots and became one of Japan's most celebrated geisha/10(K).

Memoirs of a Geisha is a historical fiction novel by American author Arthur Golden, published in The novel, told in first person perspective, tells the story of a fictional geisha working in Kyoto, Japan, before, during and after World War II and ends with her being relocated to New York City. In , a film version was Arthur Golden.