Anime Composer & Pianist Ai Kamachi Passed Away At 48

Composer and pianist Ai Kamachi has passed away on 30th May according to a Twitter post from sound engineer & associate Tatsuo “nagie” Nagami. She was 48.

Kamachi’s work includes being part of the music duo group ANANT-GARDE EYES together with nagie. Below are their most-renowned works in anime history, featuring cool piano and dance music ensembles that’ll make any music rhythm gaming fan weep with joy.

Gunslinger Girl: II Teatrino – “doll” with singer Lia

Clannad After Story’s OP – “Toki o Kizamu Uta”, also with singer Lia

Angel Beats!’s OP – “My Soul, Your Beats”, with Lia

Mekaku City Actors – “Daze/Days” by Jin feat. Lia

You’ll be missed, Ai Kamachi.

Author: Mr Toffee

Mr Toffee is a writer, editor, & all-around video game words guy for 9 years, give or take. He also did some story for games like Chain Chronicle and some podcasting on the side. Likes: bacon, Metallica, jogging. Hates: raccoons, oblivion. Twitter: @MrToffee

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