"Tucked into the sheltered of a quiet courtyard lies a small rectangular plot of carefully raked white gravel..."
So begins the introduction to this CD of meditative music written entirely by Masa Yoshizawa for Kokin-Gumi, whose traditional Japanese instruments and artistry creates a seamless blend of old and new, east and west.
The pieces on the CD take one through a day, from dawn to dusk...
- Feng Shui
- Stone Garden
11. The Milky Way
Performed by Kokin Gumi Masakazu Yoshizawa, Shakuhachi, Shinobue, Hichiriki, Kotsuzumi, Bamboo flutes. Hiromi Hashibe, Koto, Bass Koto Tateo Takahashi, Shamisen Daniel May, Piano Percussion performed by: Masakazu Yoshizawa Daniel May Jimmy Brandmier Keyboard Programming by Daniel May
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