[JPL] East West CD with Japanese Koto

Nou Dadoun nou.dadoun at gmail.com
Wed May 6 20:54:37 EDT 2009


Yes please include me too if you can, I've enjoyed and played the koto music
of Miya Masaoka particularly her settings of Thelonious Monk compositions.
I'm interested in hearing another approach as well, thanks.  My address:

Nou Dadoun
The A-Trane c/o CFRO
826 East 6th Street
North Vancouver, BC
Canada V7L 1R7

thanks ... N




On Mon, May 4, 2009 at 10:28 AM, East West Jazz <reiko at eastwestjazz.com>wrote:

> Dear DJs and Stations,
>        Please let me know if you would like a complimentary CD for air play
> of San Diego-based jazz band "East West," which features the Japanese
> 13-string Koto.  Just reply to this email with your name and mailing
> address
> and I will send one to you immediately.
>
>        Sound samples and a photo of the band are available at
> www.eastwestjazz.com/Epress.html.  Thank you!
> Reiko Obata
> "A welcome addition to the jazz scene ... and to one's collection."
> JazzReview.com.   From the sell sheet:  "East West's self-titled debut CD
> is
> an energizing listening experience, giving jazz standards get a fresh,
> dynamic interpretation when the koto is blended with traditional jazz
> instruments -guitar, sax, flute, bass and drums-as well as congas,
> flamenco.
> East West features the unique sounds of the Japanese 13-string koto with an
> impressive line-up of talented musicians who bridge East and West on songs
> ranging from jazz standards to funk to Japanese melodies and original
> compositions."
>
> Comin' Home Baby
> Black Orpheus
> Sukiyaki
> Summertime
> Bailarina
> Someday My Prince Will Come
> Moon Over Castle Ruins
> Killer Joe
> Sly
> Life is Like a River
>
> East West is:
>    Reiko Obata - Koto
>    Jimmy Patton - Guitar
>    Louisa West - Flute
>    Bill Andrews - Bass
>    Russell Bizzett - Drums
> Guest Artists:
>    Lynn Copeland - Electric bass
>    Kamau Kenyatta - Saxophone
>    George Nagata - Piano
>    Ricky Carrido - Congas
>    Sara Olivar - Flamenco shoes
>
> East West Jazz
> Reiko Obata
> 858-525-1570
> reiko at eastwestjazz.com
> www.eastwestjazz.com
>
>
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