12 August 2014

HARUNA MIYAKE - YUJI TAKAHASHI - ICHIMEN NANOHANA (ALM RECORDS, 1983)




A1. A Cheer Song . . . for Mr. Napoleon
A2. Das Lied von der Unzulänglichkeit Menschlichen Strebens
A3. Grasshoppers
A4. Variations on "Fröhlicher Landmann"
A5. Letters of Palestinian Children to God

B1. Nanohana Flowers All Over
B2. I Won't Come Back Tonight--Polish Partisan Song
B3. The Pain of the Wandering Wind
B4. 43° North-- A Tango


Haruna Miyake and Yuji Takahashi, two pianos, toy piano, harmonium, rabana, chafkas, temple block


Music by Haruna Miyake (A1, A4, B1, B4), Bertolt Brecht (A2), Ryuichi Sakamoto (A3), and Yuji Takahashi (A5, B3)

Recorded by Yukio Kojima at Nova Hall, Tsukuba, August 16 and 17, 1983

Alm Records, AL-7007

Vinyl Rip






8 comments:

Nick said...

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øשlqæda said...

many thx nick!

Ананасий Непитин said...

thanks a lot for this interesting album.
do i dig the album name correct considering ichimen na-no hana (いちめん菜の花 or 一面菜の花) as 'Rape Blossom All Over'?
rape = Brassica rapa

Nick said...

I don't know Japanese, but that sounds right. Here it would be 'Canola All Over', which sounds good.

-Otto- said...

Even doing a Brecht/Weill number, I see. Thank you, Nick!

Wallofsound said...

Both interesting and enjoyable! Thanks.

Anonymous said...

and beautiful as well, some classics very cozy for a change, thanks much, Nick!

Igor

DW said...

Thanks, Nick. Your site is an education. There is a wealth of artists to know.