Classical Discoveries

with Marvin Rosen

Return to Japan

Artist Song Album Label Comments
Castellano, Jennifer The Castle at Sunrise (opening section) Jennifer Castellano, Piano www.castellanonet.com 5:30
Ochi, Takashi (1934-2010) Variations on an Old Japanese Folk Song City of Brescia Mandolin and Guitar Orchestra Nuova Era - 5:31
Yamada, Kosaku (1886-1965) Overture in D Major New Zealand Symphony Orchestra, Takuo Yuasa, conductor Naxos - 5:38
Dan, Ikuma (1924-2001) Autumn Field Yoshikazu Mera coutertenor, Natsuko Uchiyama, Piano BIS - 5:43
Kaneda, Bin (1935-2002) Japanese Folk Song, "Warabe-Uta Tokyo Kosei Wind Orchestra, Hiroyuki Odano, conductor Kosei Publishing company - 5:47
Asakawa, Haruo (1942- ) Piano Sonoro (orienta) Ryo-ko Fukazawa, Piano The Japan Federation of Coomposers - 5:56
Toyama, Yuzo (1931- ) Rhapsody for Orchestra Tokyo Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra, Ryusuke Numajiri, conductor Naxos - 6:08
Akutagawa, Yasushi (1925-1989) Triptyque for String Orchestra Japan Philharmoonic Symphony Orchestra, Tetsuji Honna, conductor King Record Co. - 6:18
Kako, Takashi (1947- ) Wind in the Water Depths Keiko Nosaka, 25-stringed koto Camerata - 6:32
Mayuzumi, Toshiro (1929-1997) Rumba Rhapsody New Zealand Symphony Orchestra, Takuo Yuasa, conductor Naxos - 6:39
Tanaka, Karen (1961- ) Techno Etudes Signe Bakke, piano 2L - 6;48
Watanabe, Urato (1909-1994) Symphonic Suite, "Yajin" NHK Symphony Orchestra, Hiroyuki Iwaki, conductor King Record Company - 6:58
Anon. 16th cent. Japan Shino no Netori Hiroyuki Koinuma, Shinobue AliaVox - 7:13
Yoshimatsu, Takashi (1953- ) Dream Colored Mobile II, Op. 58a Manchester Camerata, Sachio Fujioka, conductor Chandos - 7:18
Ifukube, Akira (1914-2006) Monster Zero March from the film "Monster Zero" Unidentified orchestra and conductor Futureland - 7:27
Ifukube, Akira Ode, "The Sea of Okhotsk" Yumi Aikawa, soprano, Muneo Tozawa, fagotto, Shu Yoshida, contrabass, Ikuko Endo, piano Camerata - 7:30
Kondo, Jo (1947- ) Isthmus Musica Practica Ensemble, Ryochi Kawai, conductor Fontec - 7:44
Nishimura, Akira (1953- Fanfare for Orchestra Wurttembergische Philharmonie Reutlingen, Michiyoshi Inoue, conductor Camerata - 7:48
Satoh, Somei (1947- ) Toward the night String Ensemble Endless, Toshiyuki Uzuka, conductor New Albion Records - 7:54
Takano, Mari (1960- ) LigAlien I Nathan Mabb, Soprano Saxophone, Masahito Sugihara, Tenor Saxophone, Winstin Choi, piano BIS - 8:09
Ikebe, Shin-Ichiro (1943- ) The Chronicle of 3776 Meters Topyo Symphony Orchestra, Masahiro Izaki, conductor Camerata - 8:18
Takemitsu, Toru (1930-1996) Spirit Garden Tokyo Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra, Hiroshi Wakasugi, conductor Denon - 8:32
Niigaki, Takashi (1970- ) Mamoru Samuragochi wrongly claimed that he was the composer Symphony No. 1, "Hiroshima" Tokyo Symphony Orchestra, Naoto Otomo, conductor Denon - 8:57
Togawa, Yoichi (1959- ) Homage to Furusato Yoshiko Takase, piano Mother Earth Publishing company 10:20
Ogura, Roh (1916-1990) Sonatine for Violin and Piano Takeshi Kobayashi, Violin, Teruji Karashima, piano King Record Company - 10:27
Mamiya, Michio (1929- ) Composition for Chorus No. 4, "Children's Field" Tokyo Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra, Tokyo Broadcasting Children's Chorus Group, Michiyoshi Inoue, conductor Fontec - 10:34
AYUO (1960- ) Eurasian Tango No. 3 Aki Takahashi, piano Camerata - 10:57