Including an insert and an obi. A1 translittered as "Daitokai Part III tēma". Rights Society: JASRAC.
View all records by Tatsuya Takahashi & Tokyo Union for sale on CDandLP in LP, CD, 12inch, 7inch format. tatsuya takahashi & tokyo union 大都会 part iii. Polydor - Japan - MR 7042 - 1978. Price : 1. 5 €. Format : LP.
The Tokyo Union was created in 1964, under the leadership of alto-saxophonist Ryusuke Nomura, and as such represents one of Japan's oldest performing jazz ensembles. Tatsuya Takahashi, tenor saxophonist, became the leader in 1966. Under Takahashi's leadership, Tokyo Union has toured internationally including several appearances at the Montreux Jazz Festival, the first being in 1978. 都会 PART III. The City (1979). Black Pearl (1980) - with Herbie Hancock, Slide Hampton, and Richie Cole; Zen-5001.
Tatsuya Takahashi (高橋 達也 Takahashi Tatsuya, December 24, 1931, Tsuruoka, Yamagata – February 29, 2008, Tokyo) was a Japanese jazz saxophonist. Takahashi played on US military bases in the early 1950s, and later in the decade moved to Tokyo. He worked with Keiichiro Ebihara from 1961, and by 1966 was leading his own ensemble, Tokyo Union, which remained active until 1989. In the 1970s he played at the Monterey and Montreux Jazz Festivals.
会 PART I. 17. マリンパレス PART I. 18. 別. from (Live Recording). Composition and Arrangement: Hiroshi Miyagawa Performance: Tatsuya Takahashi And Tokyo Union/高橋達也と東京ユニオン, Shin Shitsunaigaku Kyokai Piano: Kentaro Haneda. 03. Scat: Kazuko Kawashima 04. Scat: Kazuko Kawashima Chorus: Feeling Free, コーラルハッピー.
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Under Takahashi's leadership, Tokyo Union has toured internationally including several appearances at the Montreux Jazz Festival. Their awards include "Jazz Record of the Year" in 1978 and "Best Big Band" for nine years running in Japan's influential Swing Journal. They traveled to California in 1980, playing with Herbie Hancock, Slide Hampton and Richie Cole, prior to performing at the Monterey Jazz Festival, and then recording their album "Black Pearl" in San Francisco. 大都会 PART III.