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Tomoko Omura: Roots And Branches

Read "Tomoko Omura: Roots And Branches" reviewed by Ian Patterson


It's been a good year for New York-based, Japanese violinist/composer Tomoko Omura, whose second CD as leader, Roots (Inner Circle Music), has earned high praise from critics and peers alike. The roots of the title refer to Omura's heritage as she reimagines popular Japanese tunes through the prism of jazz. The ten tracks draw inspiration from ...

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Article: Album Review

Tomoko Omura: Roots

Read "Roots" reviewed by Ian Patterson


The roots of the title of violinist Tomoko Omura's second CD as leader refer to traditional and popular melodies familiar to several generations of Japanese. But if the melodies of Omura's childhood have left an indelible stamp on her musical DNA, so too has the past decade spent in America absorbing the roots of jazz. It's ...

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Article: Album Review

Tomoko Omura: Roots

Read "Roots" reviewed by Dan Bilawsky


Japanese violinist Tomoko Omura may be ten years into a stay in the United States, but Roots clearly demonstrates that she hasn't forgotten or forsaken her homeland. Omura left Japan and relocated to the United States in 2004, eager and ready to study at Boston's Berklee College of Music. Shortly after graduating in ...

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Art-I-Facts - Great Performances From 40 Years of Jazz at NEC

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Released: 2010
Track listing: 01. Cottontail (Ellington) - 3:11; 02. 'Round Midnight (Monk) - 5:36; 03. Zeibekiko (traditional) - 7:32; 04. Thelonious (Monk) - 4:03; 05. Aluminum Baby (Byard) - 5:14; 06. All About Rosie (Russell) - 11:52; 07. Cameo (Brookmeyer) - 5:10; 08. The Train and the River (Giuffre) - 4:40; 09. Reverence (Moses) - 7:48; 10. India (Coltrane) - 11:22; 11. Go Gently to the Water (Eade) -5:36; 12. Making Lunch (Schaphorst) -3:00; 13. 'Round Midnight (Monk) -6:55; 14. Maple Leaf Rag (Joplin) - 3:58.

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Aa.Vv.: Art-I-Facts - Great Performances From 40 Years of Jazz at NEC

Read "Art-I-Facts - Great Performances From 40 Years of Jazz at NEC" reviewed by AAJ Italy Staff


Questa raccolta realizzata dal New England Conservatory of Music di Boston, raccoglie 14 storiche incisioni realizzate sotto il suo patrocinio nei 40 anni di attività del suo dipartimento di jazz. L'istituzione è attiva da 150 ed è il più antico conservatorio indipendente degli Stati Uniti. Il suo presidente Gunther Schuller è stato il fondatore della New ...


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