Improvised Music from Japan IMJ-302/3 Improvised music from Japan Extra 2003: Improv's new waves


Improvised music from Japan Extra 2003: Improv's new waves

This is a 128 page A5-size book, with Japanese and English text featuring interviews and brief entries on a number of young Japanese musicians. 2 CDs with the publication includes the following music:
    CD 1
  1. asuna, Yamaha L-2D organ case: Vibration of reeds lid_05 (from 12 to 2 reeds) (07.16); recorded 2003
  2. Masafumi Ezaki, trumpet: Untitled (05.34); recorded Kobe University, spring 2003
  3. Takefumi Naoshima, electronics: In a car (05.36); recorded April 2003
  4. Kazushige Kinoshita, violin: Rudiment (09.37); recorded Osaka 13 April 2003
  5. Ju Muraoka, guitar: Seppi (01.58); recorded Okayama May 2003
  6. Masahide Tokunaga, alto saxophone: Alto saxophone solo (06.18); recorded Elcorazon, Hofu, 21 February 2003
  7. DJ Peaky, turntables, beat box, effects; Jiro Imai, vacuum cleaner, turntables; Ran Himeda, recording equipment: Three elements solo (03.37); recorded Setagaya Public Theatre, Tokyo, March 1999
  8. DILL (Yoji Inoue): 9 breads (OMB-DILL remix) (03.59)
  9. Taku Unami, banjo: Pleasant valley (07.15)
  10. Taku Hannoda, guitar: Solo guitar (07.37); recorded at Bridge, Osaka, 26 March 2003
    CD 2
  1. nentegaine, Pioneer CDJ, Technics SH-DJ1200: Seven (04.47); recorded at Pon Studio, June 2003
  2. aen, Windows, Wavelab, etc: Processed (03.11); recorded at Commune studio, February 2003
  3. Yoichiro Shin, drums, laptop: Mekanik destruktiw batterie (07.07)
  4. Kazumi Namba, keyboard, sampler, MD, computer: Untitled (06.30); recorded April 2002
  5. Takumi Toki, two four-track MTRs, magnet, metal brush: ch.or.tr on Sat (05.17); recorded June 2003
  6. Teruyuki Ohshima, guitar: C (04.57); recorded Studio 112, 15 January 2002
  7. BusRatch [Katsura Mouri, turntables; Takahiro Yamamoto, turntables]: Sound combing (05.05); recorded Parallax Records, October 2001
  8. Katsura Yamauchi, soprano saxophone: Saimo (05.25); recorded Gallery Hanazono, Oita, 25 May 2003
  9. Shoji Hano, drums; Masaharu Shoji, alto saxophone: Untitled (10.30); recorded Blue City, Osaka, 28 December 2002

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