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Your Lie in April 

Shigatsu wa kimi no uso (original title)
A piano prodigy who lost his ability to play after suffering a traumatic event in his childhood is forced back into the spotlight by an eccentric girl with a secret of her own.
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2015   2014  
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Series cast summary:
Natsuki Hanae ...  Kousei Arima 23 episodes, 2014-2015
Risa Taneda ...  Kaori Miyazono 23 episodes, 2014-2015
Ayane Sakura ...  Tsubaki Sawabe 23 episodes, 2014-2015
Ryôta Ôsaka Ryôta Ôsaka ...  Ryouta Watari 23 episodes, 2014-2015
Jennifer Alyx Jennifer Alyx ...  Additional Voices 23 episodes, 2014-2015
Megan Crockett Megan Crockett ...  Additional Voices 23 episodes, 2014-2015
Erika Harlacher ...  Emi Igawa 23 episodes, 2014-2015
Erik Scott Kimerer Erik Scott Kimerer ...  Takeshi Aiza 23 episodes, 2014-2015
Christina N. McBride Christina N. McBride ...  Additional Voices 23 episodes, 2014-2015
Amanda Céline Miller ...  Toshiya Miike 23 episodes, 2014-2015
Ryan Raydarke Ryan Raydarke ...  Additional Voices 23 episodes, 2014-2015
Abelina Sabrina Rios Abelina Sabrina Rios ...  Female Student 23 episodes, 2014-2015
Adin Rudd ...  Additional Voices 23 episodes, 2014-2015
Julie Ann Taylor Julie Ann Taylor ...  Nao Kashiwagi 23 episodes, 2014-2015
Erica Lindbeck ...  Kaori Miyazono / ... 22 episodes, 2014-2015
Kyle McCarley ...  Ryota Watari / ... 22 episodes, 2014-2015
Landon McDonald Landon McDonald ...  Stage Manager 22 episodes, 2014-2015
Erica Mendez ...  Tsubaki Sawabe / ... 22 episodes, 2014-2015
Max Mittelman ...  Kousei Arima 22 episodes, 2014-2015
Shizuka Ishigami Shizuka Ishigami ...  Nao Kashiwagi / ... 16 episodes, 2014-2015
Yûki Kaji ...  Takeshi Aiza 15 episodes, 2014-2015
Mie Sonozaki Mie Sonozaki ...  Hiroko Seto 14 episodes, 2014-2015
Saori Hayami ...  Emi Igawa / ... 13 episodes, 2014-2015
Mamiko Noto Mamiko Noto ...  Saki Arima 12 episodes, 2014-2015
Inori Minase ...  Koharu Seto / ... 10 episodes, 2014-2015
Rina Dendô Rina Dendô ...  Satsuki / ... 10 episodes, 2014-2015
Atsuko Tanaka ...  Yuriko Ochiai 10 episodes, 2014-2015
Rachael Lillis ...  Ryoko Miyazono 10 episodes, 2014-2015
Patrick Seitz ...  Yoshiyuki Miyazono / ... 10 episodes, 2014-2015
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The story follows Arima Kousei, a skilled pianist. However, he hasn't played since he played for his mother who died a few years ago. One day Arima meets a brilliant violinist at the park. After their meeting she tries to guide Arima back into the world of music.

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The second collaboration with Erica Mendez and Rachael Lillis after Hunter x Hunter (2011). See more »

Quotes

Kaori Miyazono: Maybe there's only a dark road up ahead. But you still have to believe and keep going. Believe that the stars will light your path, even a little bit. Come on... Let's go on a journey!
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Remade as Your Lie in April (2016) See more »

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Moonlight Sonata
Written by Ludwig van Beethoven
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One of the Best ROMANCE Anime Ever
18 December 2016 | by hitanshshahSee all my reviews

Your Lie In April is really a very interesting anime which will make you imagine with anxiety of what would happen next.It revolves around the life of piano prodigy Arima Kousei whose life takes a turn after his mother's death who is not able to play piano any further.

But his life takes another Topsy turvy turn after he meets a brilliant violinist Kaori Miyavano who helps Arima in overcoming his dark past and the way through which he does it is really amazing.The emotions and the friendship,love as well as the quotes which they both share is really amazing and a pleasure to watch.

While Kaori helps Arima in overcoming his past, she is also suffering from her own problems and for sure this anime will make your eyes teary. Along with the great plot and story, this anime also has great music in it and the character development of Arima is surely amazing and very very mature. Hence guys i would surely recommend this anime if you are interested in romantic as well as school anime,as people you are surely missing an amazing story and a wonderful yet sad journey.


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1 September 2014 (Japan) See more »

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