Hiroko Kokubu Bridge XRCD
Hiroko Kokubu Bridge XRCD

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Hiroko Kokubu Bridge XRCD

Hiroko Kokubu

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SKU:
JVCXR-0052
UPC:
693692005226
Click Here for Sound Samples!

Mastered by Alan Yoshida!

A multi-media celebrity in Japan, Hiroko Kokubu continues to win an increasingly appreciative American audience with Bridge, her second release for JVC Music and XRCD.

On this recording, a collection of mostly original tunes along with a strikingly original rendition of Simon and Garfunkel’s Bridge Over Troubled Water, the contemporary jazz pianist’s extraordinary talent and passion for her art are enhanced by the support of several renowned players including Alex Acuna, Abraham Laboriel, Gary Herbig and both Tom Coster and his son, Tommy.

Musicians:
Hiroko Kokubu, acoustic piano, synth strings, Pianica
Alex Acuna, drums, percussion, cymbols
Abe Laboriel, electric bass, acoustic fretless bass
Ramon Stagnaro, electric guitar, 12-string guitar
Gary Herbig, alto sax, flute, alto flute, soprano sax, hand clapping, voices, clarinet
Tom Coster, Fender Rhodes, Hammond B-3
Tommy Coster, Jr., synthesizers, loop, percusion, synth bass, log drum, synth tambourine
Greg Adams, flugelhorn
Andy Narell, steel pans


1. Catalina Island
2. Rudy's Dream
3. Bridge Over Troubled Water
4. Lullaby of Takeda
5. Essence
6. Lettins' Go
7. Keep Hope Alive
8. Baked Potato Man
9. Innocence of Spring
10. Our Story
11. Peranzetta
12. Serenato*

*Previously unreleased in the U.S.A.
Description
Click Here for Sound Samples!

Mastered by Alan Yoshida!

A multi-media celebrity in Japan, Hiroko Kokubu continues to win an increasingly appreciative American audience with Bridge, her second release for JVC Music and XRCD.

On this recording, a collection of mostly original tunes along with a strikingly original rendition of Simon and Garfunkel’s Bridge Over Troubled Water, the contemporary jazz pianist’s extraordinary talent and passion for her art are enhanced by the support of several renowned players including Alex Acuna, Abraham Laboriel, Gary Herbig and both Tom Coster and his son, Tommy.

Musicians:
Hiroko Kokubu, acoustic piano, synth strings, Pianica
Alex Acuna, drums, percussion, cymbols
Abe Laboriel, electric bass, acoustic fretless bass
Ramon Stagnaro, electric guitar, 12-string guitar
Gary Herbig, alto sax, flute, alto flute, soprano sax, hand clapping, voices, clarinet
Tom Coster, Fender Rhodes, Hammond B-3
Tommy Coster, Jr., synthesizers, loop, percusion, synth bass, log drum, synth tambourine
Greg Adams, flugelhorn
Andy Narell, steel pans


1. Catalina Island
2. Rudy's Dream
3. Bridge Over Troubled Water
4. Lullaby of Takeda
5. Essence
6. Lettins' Go
7. Keep Hope Alive
8. Baked Potato Man
9. Innocence of Spring
10. Our Story
11. Peranzetta
12. Serenato*

*Previously unreleased in the U.S.A.
Genre
Jazz
If Can Be Discounted
YES
Discontinued
NO
Inventory
751.00
Construct
0
Dropship
0
Artist
Hiroko Kokubu
Title
Bridge
Composer
Additional Artists
Alex Acuna, Abe Laboriel, Ramon Stagnaro, Gary Herbig, Tom Coster
Record Weight
Record Speed
Record Speed Record Size
Multi Channel
Stereo
1
Mono
Colored
Picture Disc
1/2 Speed
DMM
Out of Print
Sell Hold/Repressing
Direct to disc
Availability
In Stock
Format
XRCD
ISBN
Creation Date
Release Date
06-13-1999
ASSOC
X
Scratch & Dent
0
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