* Japanese Edition, Jewel Case CD
“This is Takayanagi’s live solo performances recorded from 1984 Hokkaido Tour. tunes were selected and edited by Otomo Yoshihide. those takayanagi solo performances were cued himself to organize “ACTION DIRECT” right after. So “Meta Improvisation” is the pre-”Action Direct”, that is to say: all tunes are previously unreleased.”-Jinya
* Japanese Jewel Case CD, Reissue with Obi strip
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 [...]
Since last year, those titles had been a hold by various matters but ONJO (Otomo Yoshihide’s New Jazz Orchestra) Live CD will be release this summer at last. Those essential titles, 2CDs X 2 sets are organized various live performances and indicate the future ONJO. The sound of ONJO contains every connection between tone, [...]