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Takeru Muraoka, His New Group - Soft Landing (2018 FLAC)

Takeru Muraoka, His New Group – Soft Landing (2018 FLAC)

Artist: Takeru Muraoka, His New Group
Album: Soft Landing
Release/Reissue: 2018
Genre: Jazz-Funk

01. オードゥ・トゥー・ナスカ
02. ホット・ウィンド
03. メイ・ストーム
04. レディー・ブギー
05. スナッピン
06. アミ
07. クェーサー
08. ボン・ボヤージ

Takeru Muraoka, a saxophonist who played an active part in a group that symbolized the times, including Hideo Shiraki Quintet, Terumasa Hino Quartet, Count Buffaloes led by Akira Ishikawa, and Freedom Unity. He pursued a cutting-edge musicality while in the mainstream and led the Japanese jazz scene. As a sideman, he wields a number of works, while leaving leaders such as Takeru and Ride and Tie, who have a strong presence in the era as if to wedge. – Jazz Music Archives


Eight 1978 leader songs by saxophonist Takeru Muraoka, who was also active in the count buffaloes and freedom unity led by Hideo Shiraki quintet, Terumasa Hino quartet, and Akira Ishikawa, are from the Deep Jazz Reality series supervised by Yusuke Ogawa of Koenji record shop Universounds. Recurrence Innovative groove feeling, emotional melody, sharp sound image. A masterpiece in which all songs are listened to, incorporating the electric elements of fusion disco boogie. – Library Records

Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone, Soprano Vocals, Lyricon, Composed By, Arranged By – Takeru Muraoka
Drums, Percussion – Michael Kawai
Electric Bass – Michio Nagaoka
Guitar – Takao Naoi
Percussion – Kiyohiko Semba
Piano, Clavinet, Synthesizer, Electric Piano – Masanori Sasaji
Trumpet, Flugelhorn – Susumu Kazuhara