Sunday, April 21, 2013
CD Reissue of the Month - "Masahiko Satoh & Soundbreakers: Amalgamation"
Masahiko Satoh & Soundbreakers: "Amalgamation" (Phoenix)
Produced by Creed Taylor
Engineered by Rudy Van Gelder
Composed & Arranged by Masahiko Satoh
Part 1 recorded August 17, 1970 (1pm~7pm at Toshiba Records 1st studio, Tokyo, Japan)
Edited September 18, 1pm~7pm at Toshiba Records room A
Part 2 recorded August 22, 1970 (1pm~7pm @ Toshiba Records 1st studio)
Edited August 30, 10am~8pm at Toshiba Records 2nd studio & October 24, 10am~6pm at Toshiba Records 2nd studio.
Featuring: Masahiko Satoh (Fender Rhodes electric piano, organ, percussion), Peter Davis & Jackie Heimann (trombones), Mototeru Takagi (tenor sax, soprano sax, bass clarinet), Masaoki Terakawa (bass), Louis Hayes (drums), Yoshisaburoh Toyozumi (percussion), Hideakira Sakurai (percussion, vocals), Kayoko Itoh (vocal effects), Kimio Mizutani (electric guitar), Hiro Yanagida (organ on Track 1) & Masaoki Terakawa (bass on Track 1)
Strings: Wehnne Strings Consort
Conductor: Daniel Lehmann