Thursday, December 11, 2008

Jun Fukamachi - Introducing Jun Fukamachi


Year : 1975
Label :
Toshiba
Serie : Pro Use Direct Cutting Series
Genre :
Jazz, Electronic, Classical
Style :
Jazz Funk, Fusion, Space-Age

Jun Fukamachi is a japanese Jazz Fusion pianist, composer and a pioneer of the synthesizer play. Indeed, mainly known for his use of various keyboards, Fukamachi produces this particular atmosphere "straight out from the future", a mix of electronic sounds tinted by the jazz funk accents, his major signature during the seventies. In the late seventies, he played alongside the Brecker Brothers and others american Jazz Fusion renowned musicians such as Lee Ritenour, Steve Gadd or Dave Sandborn. Introducing Jun Fukamachi was released under the famous 'Pro-use Series' from the Toshiba Records label, including two variations of classical music themes : Evening Star from the Wagner's Tannhäuser opera and La Fille Aux cheveux De Lin of Claude Debussy. Titles include also the original compositions by Kenji Omura (Bamboo Bong), "Noah's Ark" & "Perfidy" by Fukamachi. All tracks arranged & conducted by Jun Fukamachi.

Jun Fukamachi_keyboards
Rei Ohara_bass
Kenji Omura_guitar
Ponta Murakami_drums
Motoya Hamaguchi_percussion

01. Evening Star : Oh, Star of Eve, Thy Tender Beam
02. Noah's Ark
03. Perfidy
04. Bamboo Bong
05. La Fille Aux cheveux De Lin

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