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Fudo

TERUO FURUYA, KAZUSHI MADAMA, KAORU KAKIZAKAI

Fudo

Ref: FSD6435


Price: 24.99

Wonderful album of three shakuhachi players. Beautifully played and recorded. Teruo Furuya (born 1949) studied under Katsuya Yokoyama and is one of the most respected shakuhachi players in Japan today, teaching at NHK Culture Centre, at universities and the international arm of Yokoyama's school, and has taught many foreign students of shakuhachi. Fudo is a cycle of five pieces, that were composed between 1965 and 1987.

Five tracks, Fudo 1-5. Listen to samples of all.



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Ukigumo - Shakuhachi Koten Honkyoku Album Vol. 1

TERUO FURUYA

Ukigumo - Shakuhachi Koten Honkyoku Album Vol. 1

Ref: FSD6723


Price: 14.99

Third solo CD by Teruo Furuya. Koten Honkyoku (orignal solo) pieces in the classical style, plus Kinko style shakuhachi, (track 2), Myoan Shinpo Ryu (track 4) and a version of the famous Tsuru no Sugomori in seven parts. It's all beautifully played on a single, standard size shakuhachi with mastery and precision.

1. Ukigumo 2. Hifumichigaeshi 3. Yamagoe 4. Kuyounokyoku 5. Nanadan Tsuru no Sugomori 6. Sanya 7. Sagariha 8. Azumajishi 9. Reibo


Bamboo from Asia

TAKASHI SEKIGUCHI, TAKASHI KOGO, YUTAKA WATANABE, MASAKI YOSHIMI

Bamboo from Asia

Ref: FSD6432


Price: 14.99

Bamboo from Asia are a group of Japanese musicians who, who as you might expect, play different bamboo instruments, from Japan, India, Indonesia, Thailand, China and other countries. They made their first record back in 1993, and this is only their third full album. It was well worth the wait and this is a high quality concoction of sounds, beautifully played and recorded. One of the few and best attempts to combine traditional instruments from eastern Asia together to form a coherant sound. Listen to samples of all nine tracks.



Insho

SHUNSUKE KIMURA

Insho

Ref: FSD6433


Price: 14.99

Project featuring Shunsuke Kimura (shamisen) with Shingo Ikegami (koto, kokyu) and Kuniko Obina (koto). Superb album of contemporary roots music with violin, percussion, and a variety of moods and sounds. Listen to samples of all 10 tracks.



Wariki

AKIRA KATOGI, SHUNSUKE KIMURA, ETSURO ONO, KUNIKO OBINA

Wariki

Ref: FSD6422


Price: 14.99

Four musicians from different traditions in unique combination. Akira Katogi was a member of taiko group Ondekoza, while Etsuro Ono and Shinsuke Kimura are an acclaimed shamisen duo. Kuniko Obina is a well known koto player.



Michio Miyagi Collection 4

MIHO ASHIGAKI, KOMEI ASHIGAKI

Michio Miyagi Collection 4

Ref: FSD6434


Price: 14.99

Features koto and shamisen player Miho Ashigaki, accompanied by shakuhachi player Komei Ashigaki. Collection of Michio Miyagi compositions including Haru no Umi. Listen to samples of all nine tracks.



Echoes of Mountain

SATOSHI NAKAMURA, YUTAKA WATANABE, MASA OYA

Echoes of Mountain

Ref: FSD6436


Price: 9.99

Collaboration of Satoshi Nakamura (saxophone), Yutaka Watanabe (shakuhachi) and guitarist Masa Oya and featuring piano too. Mostly gentle, lilting melodies. Five tracks.



Hyarari

TATARA TOKI, KEI MATSUO, YU HATAKEYAMA

Hyarari

Ref: FSD6437


Price: 14.99

Features shinobue (Japanese flute) player Toki Tatara, with another flute player Kei Matsuo and also features percussionist Yu Hatakeyama. 10 tracks. Listen to samples.



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Shakupellers 3

SHAKUPELLERS

Shakupellers 3

Ref: FSD6438


Price: 9.99

Shakuhachi players accompanied by violin, koto, shamisen and percussion. Five tracks including covers of pop tunes.



People who bought this item also bought:
1. Fudo (Ref: FSD6435)


Duo

ETSURO ONO X SHUNSUKE KIMURA

Duo

Ref: FSD5786


Price: 16.99

Tsugaru Shamisen duo who performed at WOMAD UK July 2011 and in London in March 2011. Tsugaru shamisen accompanied by occasional fue (flute) and percussion. Dynamic performance, from originals to Tsugaru Shamisen standards and even Okinawan shima uta.Comes in slim line case.

1. Ninja 2. Dancing in the North Wind 3. Asadoya Yunta-Tsuki no Kaisha 4. Sunayama 5. Azemichi 6. Paennorae - Soran Bushi 7. Rawing Under the Moonlight 8. The East Wind 9 Crossroads 10. Danny Boy



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