masanori takahashi
高橋 政徳

立教大学時代、アメリカのJazz, Funk, Soul musicの洗礼を受け、大きな影響を受ける。
Saturday Player Meeting(現在活動休止中), Plenty Of Paradox,として活動したほか、 Sound Style Cloudsで楽曲を多数制作。
The Immersive Callings としてサウンドトラックを制作。
2023年より、The Throwing Dukeを始動。
masanori takahashi is Japanese musician, composer, poet, singer, songwriter, DJ and record producer.
He was born and raised in Japan.

Started playing in a band at the age of 15 on vocals and guitar.
As a high school student, he devoured rock music from the 70s to the 90s.
During his time at Rikkyo University, he was baptized into American Jazz, Funk, and Soul music, which greatly influenced him.
In 2001, he began writing poetry, composing, and arranging music in earnest.
He listens to a variety of music genre-less, from electronic music, world music, and the latest club music to POP music, and creates music while researching the roots of the music of the Japanese and people around the world.
He has been active as a member of Saturday Player Meeting (currently inactive), Plenty Of Paradox, and produced many songs with Sound Style Clouds.
He has produced soundtracks as "The Immersive Callings".
In 2023, he started the band "The Throwing Duke".






He participated in the band"Rojiurado" as making film music. The film was called "Tonooka Story."


2003年から演奏を共にしていた仲間と共に、バンド"Saturday Player Meeting"を立ち上げる。ギター・シンセサイザーを担当し、作曲・編曲・プロデュースに携わる。

He launched the band "Saturday Player Meeting" with his friends and played guitar and synthesizer. He also performed composing, arranging and producing.


Saturday Player Meeting 1st Album リリース。CD 1,000枚プレス分は、2012年の全国流通決定後、完売。2016年まで様々なイベント、ライブを行う。

Saturday Player Meeting 1st album was released.

They did the event and live performance until 2016.


IDM ソロビートプロジェクト"Plenty Of Paradox"として1stアルバムをリリース。

He released "Plenty Of Paradox" 1st album.


IDM ソロビープロジェクト"Plenty Of Paradox"の2ndアルバムをリリース。

He released "Plenty Of Paradox" 2nd album.


Saturday Player Meeting 2nd Album, "Circumnavigation"リリース。このアルバムの収録曲"Flying Mojo"がInterFMに取り上げられ、全国リリースされる。渋谷タワレコ等で並べられ、認知されはじめる。CD 1,000枚プレスし、完売。

Saturday Player Meeting 2nd album"Circumnavigation" was released.


ソロ音楽プロジェクト"Sound Style Clouds"の1st Album"Rebirth"をリリース。CDもリリースする。


ソロ音楽プロジェクト"Sound Style Clouds"の2nd Album"手に知り薫る明日の色"をリリース。この頃から配信メインに行う。


Saturday Player Meeting 3rd Album,"SPACEWORKS"リリース。メンバーの仕事の都合による海外赴任によりSaturday Player Meeting 活動休止。


Sound Style Cloudsのアルバム、"3-1 Digital Village"リリース。


Sound Style Cloudsのアルバム、"3-2 Cyber Midtown"リリース。


Sound Style Cloudsのシングル、"8lx Disco", "A Broken Piece", "In Search Of Lost Heart"をリリース。


Sound Style Cloudsのシングル、"Ho_Me","Move On"をリリース。


Sound Style Cloudsのアルバム、"The Inside Of My Sunrise"をリリース。


The Immersive Callingsのサウンドトラックアルバム、"Infinite Nostalgia"リリース。

小説 "Infinite Nostalgia"を上梓。


Sound Style Cloudsのシングル、"Sunrise Orange"リリース


Sound Style Cloudsのシングル、"UR Place"リリース



Rock, POPS
Jimi Hendrix, Joni Mitchell, Haruomi Hosono, Ryuichi Sakamoto, Tatsuro Yamashita, Yosui Inoue,John Bonham(Led Zeppelin), Van Halen, The Allman Brothers Band, Zakk Wylde, Steve Vai, The police, The Who, The Rolling Stones, The Beatles, U2, Steely Dan, Queen, Guns and roses, Bob Dylan, Extreme, Aerosmith, Free, Jeff Beck, Bob Marley.
Miles Davis, Bill Evans, Johnny Smith, Marlena Shaw, Pharoah Sanders, Robert Glasper, Roy Hargrove, Thelonious Monk, Weather Report, Yusuf Lateef, Slawek Jaskulke, Ann Burton, Charles Mingus, The Crusaders, Freddie Hubbard, Grant Green, Gretchen Parlato, Hiatus Kaiyote, Jaco Pastorius, Jim Hall, John Coltrane, Joe Sample, Keith Jarrett, Kamasi Washington, Lizz Wright, Louis Armstrong, Pat Metheny Group, Roland Kirk, Sun Ra, Terrace Martin, George Winston.
Soul, Funk, R&B
Prince, Donny Hathaway, Leroy Hutson, Stevie Wonder, Curtis Mayfield, James Brown, Tower of power, The Isley Brothers, Cornell Dupree, David T Walker, Al Green, Aretha Franklin, Burt Bacharach, Boz Scaggs, Bobby Caldwell, Brenda Russell, Chaka Khan, Dr.John, D’Angelo, Erykah Badu, Kool and the gang, Minnie Riperton, Nina Simone, Sly and the family Stone, Sade.
Techno, Club Music, Hip-hop
Telefon Tel Aviv, Africa Hitech, Brian Eno, Boards of Canada, The cinematic orchestra, Burial, As one, Aphex Twin, Derric May, Disclosure, DJ Rashad, Floating Point, James Blake, Jamie xx, J Dilla, Kraftwerk, Machinedrum, Neon Indian, Nuyorican soul, Onra, The roots, Steve Reich, Theo Parrish, Submotion Orchestra, Traxman, Toro Y Moi, Underworld, Washed out.
World Music
Baden Powell, Dulce Pontes, Jose Antonio Mendes, Milton Nascimento, Vicente Amigo.
Classic Music
Johann Sebastian Bach, Éric Alfred Leslie Satie, Claude Achille Debussy, Joseph Maurice Ravel.