Every Part of the Animal

Uzume Taiko Ensemble featuring a number of guest artists. Fusing the drive and visceral energy of the taiko with instruments and music from diverse cultures, this exciting release embraces a courageous new world of possibilities.

 

TRACK LISTING:
Borrowed Time
Aiiro
A stone's throw
Stealing Thunder
Love Song
Ascensions
Chajinmori/Seven 7 Seven
Tina's Waltz
Nagamochi-uta
Every Part of the Animal/Hieroglyphs

 

Musicians joining Uzume Taiko on this recording:
Boyd Seiichi Grealy (Japanese drums and percussion)
John Endo Greenaway (Japanese drums and percussion)
Bonnie Soon (Japanese drums and percussion)
Moon-jin Choi (Kayag璟)
Kazuko Furuya (vocals)
Peggy Lee (cello)
Amy Newman (alto saxophone)
Micheal O'Neill (highland pipes)
Peter Joon Park (changgo)
Alcvin Ramos (shinobue)
Albert St. Albert (percussion & vocals)
Takeo Yamashiro (shakuhachi)
Produced by Boyd Seiichi Grealy, Simon Graber, John Endo Greenaway & Bonnie Soon

This recording was made possible through the assistance of the Music Section of the Canada Council for the Arts, the Government of Canada through Canada's Year of Asia Pacific, the Government of British Columbia through the British Columbia Arts Council, the Leon and Thea Koerner Foundation and the Z95.3 FM Young Artists and Audience Fund

 

LABEL: OO ZOO MAY Records
RELEASED: 1998