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CD [BACK to BACH] CD [BACK to BACH] ~ Bach 43 pieces ~

Bach Healing version

Tatsuo Sasaki, Michiko Noguchi, Makoto Nakura, Baku Nakata

 1. Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV 565
 2. “Air” Orchestral Suite No.3 in D major, BWV 1068 (Quintet)
 3. Fugue in G minor (Little), BWV 578 (Quintet)
 4. “Prelude” Lute Suite in C Minor, BWV 997 (Duo)
 5. Prelude for Lute in C minor, BWV 999 Arr: Z.Kodaly (Duo)
 6. ”Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring”,BWV 147 (Quintet)
 7. “Allegro” Brandenburg Concerto No.6 in B-flat major,BWV 1051
 8. 9. Fantasia and Fugue (Great) in G minor, BWV542 (Quartet)
 10. “Erbarme dich, mein Gott” St Matthew Passion No.39,BWV 244
 11. Fugue a la Gigue in G major, BWV 577 (Quartet)
 12. “Ricercar a 3” The Musical Offering, BWV1079 (Trio)
 13.“Badinerie” Orchestral Suite No.2 in B minor, BWV 1067
 14.”Sheep May Safely Graze“, BWV208 (Quartet)
  total playing time … 63’56”
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  1. Piano Sonata “Tempest“ 3rd Mov. / Ludwig van Beethoven
  2. Consolation No.3 / Franz Liszt
  3. Histoire du Tango”Nightclub 1960″ / Astor Piazzolla
  4. Histoire du Tango”Concert d’aujourd’hui 1990″/ Astor Piazzolla
  5. Bulgarian Suite “Daichovo Horo” / Vyacheslav Semyonov
  6. Bulgarian Suite “Sevdana” / Vyacheslav Semyonov
  7. Bulgarian Suite “Gankino Horo” / Vyacheslav Semyonov
  8. La fille aux cheveux de lin / Claude Debussy
  9. Italian Concerto 1st mov. / J.S.Bach
  10. Italian Concerto 2nd mov. / J.S.Bach
  11. Italian Concerto 3rd mov. / J.S.Bach /J.S.Bach
  12. Pavane pour une infante d?funte / Maurice Ravel
  13. 「Riverdance」 “American Wake” / Bill Whelan
  14. 「「Riverdance」 “Slip into Spring” / Bill Whelan
  15. 「Riverdance」 “Andalucia” / Bill Whelan

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CD[Riverdance] The Marimba Duo

A program rich in variety, fulfilling one with Protean Marimba sound !

A program rich in variety, fulfilling one with Protean Marimba sound ! A brilliant Marimba Duo album created through the partnership of virtuoso Mr. Sasaki former timpanist / percussionist with Israel Philharmonic Orchestra, American Symphony, Japan Philharmonic Orchestra, and San Diego Symphony, and Michiko Noguchi, a well-known figure through numerous media appearances. The audience will enjoy a variety of entertaining pieces ranging from J.S. Bach to B. Bartok and A. Piazzolla to B. Whelan, delivered with exquisite technique and a lasting impression. [ Comment : UNIVERSAL MUSIC, IMS, Tokyo ]



 1. Bodel 1900 “Histoire du Tango” / Astor Pantale¢n Piazzolla
 2. Cafe 1930「“Histoire du Tango” / Astor Pantale?n Piazzolla
 3. Largo “second movement of the Harpsichord Concerto BWV1056”
/ Johann Sebastian Bach
4.〜8. B.Romanian Folk Dances / Bela Bartok
  9. Sakura / traditional Japanese folk song arranged by Seiji Yokoyama
 10. Alla Turca (Turkish March) / Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
 11. Nocturne No. 20, Op. Posth. in C-sharp minor / Frederic Chopin
 12. Riverdance / Bill Whelan
 13. The Countess Cathleen /Bill Whelan
 14. Firedance / Bill Whelan


CD[シャレード(Charade)] Tokyo Marimba Trio

 1. Maple Leaf Rag / S.Joplin arr.Isao Tomita
 2. Flapperette / J.Greer arr.Isao Tomita
 3. Charede / H.Mancini arr.Norio Maeda
 4. Bugler’s Holiday / L.Anderson arr.M.Yoshikawa
 5. Jeanie With The Light Brown Hair / S.C.Foster arr.H.Tamaki
 6. Teasin Harry / L.Inns
 7. Xylophonia /J.Green
 8. Carry me back to Old Virginny / L.A.Bland arr.K.Maruyama
 9. Ring de Banjo & Camptomn Races / S.C.Foster arr.H.Tamaki
 10. Chitty Chitty Bang Bang / R.M.&R.S.Sherman arr.H.Tamak
 11. Summer Time / G.Gershwin arr.K.Maruyama
 12. Boomerang / H.Breuer arr.Masoa Yoshikawa
 13. Whwn You Wish Upon a Ster “Pinocchio”/L.Harline arr.K.Maruyama
 14. Alice in Wonderland / S.Fain arr.K.Maruyama
 15. It’s a Small World/ R.M.&R.S.Sherman arr.K.Maruyama

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