Producers: Pony Canyon

 

Synopsis:  Ballard of a shinigami follows the young god of death momo as she goes about her business taking the souls of those that have died.

 

Genres:  Drama, Fantasy, Psychological, Supernatural

 

Related manga or light novels: 

Ballard of the Sinigami (manga)

 

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Air Dates:  Mar 3, 2006 to Apr 7, 2006

 

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Number of episodes:

Episode 1 – Your Voice

Episode 2 – When I Was A Fish

Episode 3 – Beyond The Light

Episode 4 – Autumn Magic

Episode 5 – Light Of A Firefly

Episode 6 – Journey of Heart

 

Ai Shimizu as Daniel

Akiko Kobayashi as Momo

Akiko Kimura as Subaru Asano (ep 2)

Akiyo Kanada as Kouta Nodo (eps 1, 3, 5)

Asami Yaguchi as Nakayama (ep 4)

Chiwa Saito as Mai Makihara (eps 1, 3, 5)

Daisuke Ono as Matsumoto (ep 6)

Eriko Kigawa as Kouta’s mother (eps 1, 3)

Eriko Nakamura as Sawako (ep 6)

Fumi Oda as Kantarou’s mother (ep 3)

Fuyuka Oura as Eko Miyazaki (ep 5), Girl A (eps 1, 3)

Hikari Yono as Mitsuki’s mother (ep 2)

Hiroshi Shimozaki as Guard A (ep 5)

Hozumi Gôda as Koutarou Ichihara (ep 3)

Kana Ueda as Yutaka Fujishima (ep 2)

Kanako Mitsuhashi as Tomato Fujiwara (ep 3)

Kouji Hiwatari as Chiaki’s father (ep 4)

Makoto Igarashi as Man 2 (ep 2)

Masatoshi Iida as Guard B (ep 5)

Miwa Matsumoto as Wako Miyazaki (ep 5)

Natsuki Mori as Doctor (ep 2)

Nobuyuki Kobushi as Sakura’s father (ep 6)

Orie Kimoto as Ayame Kozakai (ep 6)

Reiko Takagi as Saiki (eps 1, 3, 5)

Rie Nakagawa as Member (ep 5)

Ryoko Shiraishi as Fuyuki Kazama (ep 4)

Sayori Ishizuka as Miyuki (ep 6)

Shinsuke Fukui as Man A (ep 6)

Sumi Shimamoto as Chiaki’s mother (ep 4)

Tae Okajima as Kanako (ep 4)

Tetsuya Kakihara as Man 1 (ep 2)

Tomo Shigematsu as Eko’s mother (ep 5)

Tomoko Sadohara as Chiaki Kazama (ep 4)

Toshiyuki Toyonaga as Kantarou Ichihara (ep 3)

Yoko Sasaki as Sakura’s mother (ep 6)

Youko Sakamoto as Sakura Kozakai (ep 6)

Yuki Kaida as Mitsuki Asano (ep 2)

Jessica Boone as Momo

Nancy Novotny as Daniel

Allison Keith-Shipp as Chiaki’s Mother (ep 4), Sakura’s Mother (ep 6), School Nurse (ep 2), Wako Miyazaki (ep 5), Weather Woman (ep 1)

Blake Shepard as Boy B (ep 2)

Brittney Karbowski as Sawako (ep 6), Tomato Fujiwara (ep 3)

Carli Mosier as Eko’s Mother (ep 5), Kanako (ep 4), Landlady (ep 3), Miyuki (ep 6)

Christopher Patton as Kantaro Ichihara (ep 3)

Cynthia Martinez as Ayame Kosakai (ep 6), Yutaka Fushijima (ep 2)

David Matranga as Chiaki’s Father (ep 4), Matsumoto (ep 6), Security Guard A (ep 5)

Genevieve Simmons as Kouta’s Mother (ep 1), Sakura Kosakai (ep 6), Subaru Asano (ep 2), Teammate (ep 5)

Greg Ayres as Mitsuki Asano (ep 2), Nakayama (ep 4)

Jessica Boone as Matsumoto’s Girlfriend (ep 6)

John Swasey as Kotaro Ichihara (ep 3), Sakura’s Father (ep 6), Security Guard B (ep 5)

Luci Christian as Chiaki Kazama (ep 4), Kantaro’s Mother (ep 3), Mitsuki’s Mother (ep 2), Saiki (eps 1, 3, 5)

Maggie Flecknoe as Eko Miyazaki (ep 5), Girl B (ep 2), Lunch Lady (ep 6)

Meaghan Avocato as Boy A (ep 2), Fuyuki Kazama (ep 4)

Sasha Paysinger as Girl A (eps 2, 4-5), Mai Makihara (ep 1)

Shannon Emerick as Kouta Seito (eps 1, 5)

Director: Tomomi Mochizuki

Series Composition: Reiko Yoshida

Script: Reiko Yoshida (eps 1-6)

Storyboard: Tomomi Mochizuki (eps 1-2, 4, 6)

Episode Director: Ryuichi Kimura (eps 1, 3), Satoshi Nakagawa (eps 2, 5), Tomomi Mochizuki (eps 4, 6)

Music: Moka

Original creator: Keisuke Hasegawa

Original Character Design: Nanakusa

Character Design: Hiroyuki Horiuchi

Art Director: Kazuyuki Hashimoto

Chief Animation Director: Hiroyuki Horiuchi

Animation Director: Hiroyuki Horiuchi (eps 1, 3, 6), Kenichi Imaizumi (ep 4), Yuji Ushijima (eps 2, 5)

Art design: Naomi Ikukata

Sound Director: Tomomi Mochizuki

Director of Photography: Masahide Okino

Producer: Tatsuya Ishiguro (Pony Canyon)

Animation producer: Kenjirō Kawahito, Yasuo Hasegawa

Background Art: Aiko Nagamine, Kazuyuki Hashimoto

Color design: Naoko Satou

Digital Paint: Mikako Ohshima

Editing: Yuuji Oka

In-Between Animation: Hitomi Hasebe, Miyuki Mochizuki

In-Between Check: Shirou Tamashiro

Key Animation: Ayumi Ono, Naoko Igarashi, Shirou Tamashiro, Tsukasa Sakurai, Tsuyoshi Yoshinaga

Photography: Daisuke Inoue, Masahide Okino

Planning: Hiroyuki Kitaura (WOWOW), Kenji Kume (Pony Canyon), Naoko Koyama (Mediaworks)

Recording Adjustment: Hiroyuki Suzuki

Sound Effects: Junichi Sasaki

Sound Production: Kimiko Hayashi

Theme Song Arrangement: macado (OP)

Theme Song Composition: macado (OP), namahage (ED)

Theme Song Lyrics: MACHA (ED)

Theme Song Performance: KOY (OP,ED)

ADR Director: Jason Grundy, Joey Goubeaud

Translation: Anna Exter

Executive producer: Matt Greenfield, Toru Iwakami

DVD Authoring: Neal Barnes

Media Coordinator: Janice Williams

Mixing: Bryan Leach

Packaging Design: Larry Koteff

Production Assistant: E.W. Rector, III, Jessica Williams, Kayla King

Production manager: Joey Goubeaud

Recording engineer: Jason Grundy

Sound Design: Bryan Leach

Subtitle Formatting: Dwayne Jones

Subtitle Timing: Anna Exter

Technical Assistant: Michael Olesch