Label: PSF Records / Modern Music
Released: 25 Sep 1995
Genre: Free-Jazz / Free-Improvisation / Avant-Garde / Japanese-Underground
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Yamashita had violin lessons betweens the ages of 9 and 15, switching to piano in his teens. He first played piano professionally in 1959, at the age of 17, and attended the Kunitachi College of Music from 1962 to 1967. His first released recording was in 1963, and [...]
* Japanese Digipack CD Edition
In 1999 the recording of Otomo Yoshihide Plays the Music of Takeo Yamashita gave Otomo the opportunity to form a group with four leading figures in the Japanese jazz world—Naruyoshi Kikuchi, Kenta Tsugami, Hiroaki Mizutani, and Yasuhiro Yoshigaki—as a way of coming face to face with jazz, which is [...]
* CD Edition
Kaoru Abe (阿部薫) (May 3, 1949 – September 9, 1978) was an influential Japanese free jazz alto saxophonist, who is often regarded as being the greatest abrasive sounding saxophonist.
He generally performed solo, and died young from a drug overdose, and has since been immortalized in the jazz scene. He became close friends [...]