Home » Music » Song of the Day

8

Jungle Flowers by Yoko Yates

From the album

"Jungle Flowers" by

Buy Album

Album Title: Mystic Life
Label: Steeplechase Lookout
Released: 2022

Listen


Sign in to view listen count

About the Album

The leader of this captivating debut album,"Mystic Life" Yoko Yates is the celebrated composer of the soundtrack for the award-winning documentary film Mothers’ Way, Daughters’ Choice filmed in NYC. Yoko Yates pianist/composer/educator grew up in Hokkaido, Japan, the northernmost island where the vast ancient and ingenious nature is still intact. Yates’ compositional style and ideas are hugely influenced and inspired by her formative years surrounded by this unique environment. In her childhood, Yates' interest in the natural world was also generated from science-based documentaries, and travel and nature programs on television. The frolicking plant life in various Disney films led her to envision the voluptuous colors and climbing-vine melody of Jungle Flowers.

Tracks

Near the Horizon; Dawn; Kaleidoscope; Requiem; Jungle flowers; Procession of Queen Maya Cosmos; Breathing Forest; Early Spring; Moon Night Dance.

Personnel

Sam Sadigursky
saxophone, alto
Aryeh Kobrinsky
bass, acoustic

Date featured

October 14, 2022

This song appears by permission of the contributing artist and/or record company.
It is for personal use only; no other rights are granted or implied.


< Previous
Ah-Bop


Tags

Song of the Day

I Can Tell
Pascal Bokar
She Let Go
Gabriel Genest
Be Still My Soul
Domas Žeromskas
Take Me
Taylor Kelly

Popular

Praise
Anthony Branker
Grastrup
Johannes Luley
Old Spot
Juliet Varnedoe
Esperanza
Victor Valdebenito
Give a Little
Nation Beat

Get more of a good thing!

Our weekly newsletter highlights our top stories, our special offers, and upcoming jazz events near you.