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 Japanese Drums - Joji Hirota & Hiten Ryu Daiko   Japanese Drums - Joji Hirota & Hiten Ryu Daiko 
The mighty thunder of giant Japanese drums. An exhilarating live show of high energy, powerful, driving Japanese drumming. Fascinating and intricate, multi-layered and kaleidoscopic drum music. Richly illustrated booklet with many exciting photos and info about the artists, music and drums in English, German, French and Spanish. Total programme time: 56 min. Note: This DVD is double-sided, with both NTSC and PAL formats. NTSC is the standard format in USA, Canada and Japan, PAL is for Europe, Australia and most other countries.
 
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 Discover Japanese Taiko - with ARC Music   Discover Japanese Taiko - with ARC Music 

Powerful rolling beats and multi-layered rhythms from drums in all shapes and sizes. Taiko drumming in a variety of styles from traditional and ‘pure’ taiko to contemporary pieces including a wide range of world percussion presented by some of the finest exponents of the genre. Info about each of the pieces.


 
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 Discover Music from Japan - with ARC Music   Discover Music from Japan - with ARC Music 

A beautiful, atmospheric collection of Japanese Music, spanning a wide variety of Japanese instrumental and sung pieces from dreamy koto music to haunting shakuhachi flute pieces, children's songs, thundering taiko drums and more. Classical as well as modern renditions, presented by some of the finest exponents of Japanese music.


 
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 The Art of the Japanese Koto, Shakuhachi & Shamisen - A Selection of Old and New Japanese Chamber Music - Yamato Ensemble   The Art of the Japanese Koto, Shakuhachi & Shamisen - A Selection of Old and New Japanese Chamber Music - Yamato Ensemble 

A selection of old and contemporary Japanese chamber music performed by the Yamato Ensemble, consisting of Aiko Hasegawa, Kikuko Satoh, Richard Stagg and Makoto Hasegawa. Info about the artists, the instruments and each of the pieces, including lyrics.


 
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 Best of China and Japan - Joji Hirota, Silk String Quartet, Cheng Yu...   Best of China and Japan - Joji Hirota, Silk String Quartet, Cheng Yu... 

This captivating album presents a beautiful cross-section of music from China and Japan, from tender and contemplative Chinese string melodies to the powerful thunder of Japanese taiko drums. Featuring a great variety of music played on traditional instruments in traditional and contemporary arrangements. Extensive information about each of the artists and the pieces.


 
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 Shakuhachi, the Japanese Bamboo Flute - Richard Stagg   Shakuhachi, the Japanese Bamboo Flute - Richard Stagg 

A beautiful and atmospheric album of soothing flute music, played on shakuhachi, shakuroku and nishaku-issun (3 different lengths of Japanese bamboo flutes). Info about the artist, the flutes and each of the pieces. German text at http://www.armusic.co.uk/extra.html


 
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 The Art of the Japanese Bamboo Flute and Koto - A Selection of Japanese Chamber Music - Yamato Ensemble   The Art of the Japanese Bamboo Flute and Koto - A Selection of Japanese Chamber Music - Yamato Ensemble 

Atmospheric, soothing, calming classical Japanese chamber music, performed by the renowned Yamato Ensemble: Kikuko Satoh ( koto, shamisen, voice), Aiko Hasegawa (koto, shamisen, voice) and Richard Stagg (shakuhachi). Extensive information about artists, instruments and each of the pieces in English and German.


 
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 The Japanese Koto - Ayako Hotta-Lister   The Japanese Koto - Ayako Hotta-Lister 
Exquisite and enchanting Japanese koto music presented by Ayako Hotta-Lister. The pieces are by Yatsuhashi Kengyo (1614–1685),Michio Miyagi (1884–1956), Rentaro Taki (1879–1903) and Mitsuzaki Kengyo (Edo Era 17th–19 th c.) Information about the artist, instrument, composers and the pieces in English and German.
 
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 Japanese Folk Songs II - Joji Hirota with the London Metropolitan Orchestra   Japanese Folk Songs II - Joji Hirota with the London Metropolitan Orchestra 
Japanese folk songs, arranged by Joji Hirota (vocals, shakuhachi, Japanese percussion and drums), with the London Metropolitan Orchestra and two children’s choirs from schools that had been destroyed in the 2011 Tsunami. Hauntingly beautiful melodies, conjure images of Japanese scenery, river boats, children’s ball games… Information in English, German and Japanese, lyrics translated into English. Total playing time: 63:45 min.
 
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 Music of the Floating World - Yamato Ensemble   Music of the Floating World - Yamato Ensemble 
Beautifully performed Japanese music and poetry, dating back to the 17th century, performed on traditional instruments including shakuhachi, koto, shamisen (sangen) and voice. CD booklet with artists’ biographies, info about the instruments, each of the pieces as well as original Japanese lyrics (in Western script), all translated into English and German.
 
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 Japanese Drums - Nihon Daiko   Japanese Drums - Nihon Daiko 
Powerful thunder, intricate rhythms of giant Japanese drums, weaving multi-layered patterns of an almost hypnotic intensity. Portraying the lives of the fishermen, of the wild and inhospitable landscapes of Hokkaido island and of the untamed, perilous oceans that pound the island's shores. A gripping musical experience! Info about the group and the music in four languages.
 
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 The Very Best of Japanese Music - Shakuhachi, Koto, Taiko Drums…   The Very Best of Japanese Music - Shakuhachi, Koto, Taiko Drums… 
A beautiful and captivating collection of classical and modern Japanese music, ranging from the powerful thunder of huge taiko drums, to the haunting and melancholy sound of the shakuhachi flute and the delicate tinkling of the koto depicting samurai battle scenes or the contemplation of cherry blossoms…
 
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 Japanese Drums - Joji Hirota & Hiten Ryu Daiko   Japanese Drums - Joji Hirota & Hiten Ryu Daiko 
The mighty thunder of giant Japanese drums. High energy, powerful and driving Japanese drumming. Fascinating and intricate, multi-layered and kaleidoscopic drum music or melodic drumming. Colour photos plus info about the artist, drums and each of the pieces in English, German, French and Spanish. Total playing time: 76:13 min.
 
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 Japanese Music by Michio Miyagi, Vol II - Yamato Ensemble   Japanese Music by Michio Miyagi, Vol II - Yamato Ensemble 
This is the second album of music by Michio Miyagi (1894-1956), presented by the Yamato Ensemble. The instruments are shakuhachi, koto and jushichigen (‘bass koto’) with occasional vocals. Intricate and evocative Japanese music.
 
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 Japanese Folk Songs - Joji Hirota   Japanese Folk Songs - Joji Hirota 
Japanese folk songs, arranged by Joji Hirota (vocals, shakuhachi, taiko drums and Japanese percussion) with strings, choir and children’s vocals. Hauntingly beautiful melodies create images of fishermen on Hokkaido, children’s games in Tokyo, farmers planting rice on Honshu and delicate cherry blossoms in spring. 32-page colour booklet with photos and extensive information in English, German, French and Spanish.
 
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 Japanese Music by Michio Miyagi, Vol I - Yamato Ensemble   Japanese Music by Michio Miyagi, Vol I - Yamato Ensemble 
The Yamato Ensemble presents music by Michio Miyagi (1894-1956) played on shakuhachi, koto and jushichigen ('bass koto') with occasional vocals. Miyagi is one of the foremost Japanese composers, by reason of both quality and quantity of his output called the “Beethoven of the koto”. The music is beautiful, meditative and very restful and relaxing. Information in four languages.
 
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 Japanese Drums - Tomoe-ryu Yutakadaiko   Japanese Drums - Tomoe-ryu Yutakadaiko 
Powerful rolling thunder from up to twenty-five drums with chappa (cymbals), dora (gong), shinobue (flute), atari-gane (bell), horagai (shell trumpet). Stirring and mesmerizing rhythms present the full array of Japanese drumming: Traditional festival music, mythological fights between goblins and demons, farewell to soldiers going into battle etc., as well as modern compositions. Extensive documentation plus many photos.
 
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 Shakuhachi - The Japanese Bamboo Flute - Clive Bell   Shakuhachi - The Japanese Bamboo Flute - Clive Bell 
An atmospheric shakuhachi solo album, accompanied by gentle percussion in one track. Clive Bell studied the Shakuhachi in Tokyo with Kohachiro Miyata, one of Japan’s most respected players. He has composed and recorded soundtrack for several TV series. He also plays the khene, a large bamboo mouth organ from Thailand, the accordion and the crumhorn.
 
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 the Art of the Japanese Koto - Aiko Hasegawa   the Art of the Japanese Koto - Aiko Hasegawa 
Aiko Hasegawa, a graduate of the Tokyo University of Music and Fine Arts, presents a beautiful and atmospheric koto solo album with “classical” pieces by Yatsuhashi and Mitsuzaki as well as her own original compositions. Extensive liner notes about Aiko Hasegawa, the koto as well as each of the pieces in four languages. Total playing time: 66 min.
 
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 Japanese Taiko – Joji Hirota & The Taiko Drummers   Japanese Taiko – Joji Hirota & The Taiko Drummers 
The mighty thunder of huge taiko drums. Intricate and fascinating rhythms and soundscapes played on a wide variety of drums and percussion. Moving on from purely traditional rhythms into “drum music” or “melodic drumming”. Info about artist, music and the drums used in English, German, French and Spanish.
 
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 The Very Best of Japanese Music - Shakuhachi, Koto, Taiko Drums…   The Very Best of Japanese Music - Shakuhachi, Koto, Taiko Drums… 
A stunning compilation of Japanese music ranging from the powerful thunder of taiko drums to the haunting sounds of the shakuhachi flute and the delicate notes of the koto conjuring up scenes of delicate cherry blossoms as well as battles of 15th century samurai. Info about music, musicians and instruments in English, German and French.
 
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 Wa Dai Ko Matsuri za - Japanese Drums   Wa Dai Ko Matsuri za - Japanese Drums 
The powerful thunder of giant Japanese drums. Exciting and intricate rhythms of an almost hypnotic intensity played on a great variety of drums and in combination with a Tsugaru shamisen, a Japanese lute, telling stories of demons, of samurai, of sailing, depicting a “fight” with the drums etc. Extensive information in four languages plus colour photos.
 
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 Yamato Ensemble - The Art of the Japanese Koto, Bamboo Flute & Shamisen   Yamato Ensemble - The Art of the Japanese Koto, Bamboo Flute & Shamisen 
Makoto Hasegawa (shamisen), Aiko Hasegawa (koto, jushichigen [bass koto], voice), Kikuko Satoh (koto, shamisen, voice) and Richard Stagg (shakuhachi, nisshaku yonsun [long shakuhachi]) present seven pieces in various combinations of their instruments, including a hauntingly beautiful shakuhachi solo. Extensive information in four languages including translations of the Japanese lyrics. Over 65 minutes playing time. “Skilfully executed and emotionally satisfying” Dirty Linen, USA
 
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 Best of China & Japan   Best of China & Japan 
The much sought-after sounds of the mysterious and enchanting Shakuhachi, Japanese Koto, Chinese Dulcimer etc. can be found here in all their oriental glory. Delivered to you by some of the most acclaimed musicians in the world such as Professor Xu Pingxin & Richard Stagg amongst others. The booklet features texts in English, German, French & Spanish.
 
 $6.95  Buy Now 
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