Saito-Landscape (CD)

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Taiko Saito was born in Sapporo Japan in 1976 and began to play marimba at age 6, piano and percussion at age 12. For 8 years she took lessons with marimba-virtuoso Keiko Abe and studied classical Marimba and Percussion at the Toho school ...
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Taiko Saito was born in Sapporo Japan in 1976 and began to play marimba at age 6, piano and percussion at age 12. For 8 years she took lessons with marimba-virtuoso Keiko Abe and studied classical Marimba and Percussion
at the Toho school of music, receiving the prestigious NTT-DoCoMo Award in 1998.

In 1997 Taiko encountered records of David Friedman in Tokyo, which opened up new worlds for her. After that she began to improvise and to write music, which led her to move to Berlin, where studied vibraphone and composition with Friedman at the Universitat der Kunste Berlin.

Track Listing -

1. Marshmellow - David Friedman
2. Izgalom - David Friedman
3. Mourning Dove Sonnett - Christopher Deane
4. Trying to Say Goodbye - David Friedman
5. Texas Hoedown - David Friedman
6. Landscape IV - Taiko Saito
7. Homokhroma - Gerard Perotin
8. Autumn Nocturne - Josef Myrow, arr. & improvised by Taiko Saito

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