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CD: Meditative Flowers

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  • CD Meditative Flowers
  • CD Meditative Flowers
  • CD Meditative Flowers

Junko Ueda sings solo repertoire from the 1200 year-old Japanese traditional Shomyo Buddhist chanting (Tendai style). This CD is a documentation of this unique tradition, which is succeeded until today continuously. Includes:

  1. Sange
  2. Taiyô
  3. Kuyômon
  4. Kuhôben

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  1. Sange
  2. Kuyômon
  3. Taiyô
  4. Kuhôben

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CD: Satsuma Biwa

* Choc Award by the leading French music magazine Le Monde de la Music

  • Satsuma Biwa CD
  • Satsuma Biwa CD
  • Satsuma Biwa CD

A solo CD by Junko Ueda (satsuma biwa & voice) with both traditional epic story telling (Heike Monogatari) as well as modern (T. Takemitse) repertoire. Produced by Laurent Aubert, Ethnomad and Ateliers d'ethnomusicologie, Geneva (ARN64577). Includes:

  1. Dan-no-Ura, composed by Kinshi Tsuruta (satsuma-biwa Tsuruta-ryû style) 19'37"
  2. Yoshitsune, composed by Kinshi Tsuruta (satsuma-biwa Tsuruta-ryû style) 28'49"
  3. Voyage - for three biwas composed by Tôru Takemitsu 1973, 15'20"

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  1. Dan-no-Ura (excerpt #1)
  2. Dan-no-Ura (excerpt #2)
  3. Yoshitsune
  4. Voyage

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CD: Japon, L'épopé des Heike

* Grand Prix du Disque Academie Charles Cros
* Choc: Le Monde de la Musique
* Compact Reference: Disque Laser

Japon: l\'Epopee des Heike CD

A solo CD by Junko Ueda (satsuma biwa & voice) with traditional epic story telling repertoire from the Hieke Monogatari. Recorded at Hiei-zan, Enryaku-ji, Hôshû-in Temple, Japan a.o. Published by Disque VDE-Gallo, Lausanne (CD650). Includes:

  1. Atsumori, composed by Kinshi Tsuruta (satsuma-biwa Tsuruta-ryû style) 24'12"
  2. Nasu-no-Yoichi, composed by Kinshi Tsuruta (satsuma-biwa Tsuruta-ryû style) 27'59"
  3. Ohara-Gokô, composed by Kinshi Tsuruta (satsuma-biwa Tsuruta-ryû style) 10'06"

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  1. Atsumori
  2. Nasu-no-Yoichi
  3. Ohara-Goko

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CD: How to Survive in Paradise

How to Survive in Paradise CD

CD by the Japanese/Dutch Duo Ueda Offermans with Junko Ueda (satsuma biwa & voice) and Wil Offermans (flute, bass flute, live-electronics). Recorded at the church of Chêne-Pâquier, Switzerland and at Haags Gemeentemuseum, The Hague, Holland. Publishedby Disque VDE-Gallo, Lausanne (CD732). Includes:

  1. Voice & Noise in four parts, composed by Wil Offermans (1992) 23'43"
  2. How to Survive in Paradise II by Wil Offermans (1990) 31'22"

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  1. Voice & Noise - Part 1
  2. Voice & Noise - Part 2
  3. Voice & Noise - Part 3
  4. Voice & Noise - Part 4
  5. How to Survive in Paradise II (1)
  6. How to Survive in Paradise II (2)
  7. How to Survive in Paradise II (3)

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CD: Erkos - Galaxies

How to Survive in Paradise CD

A double CD Erkos and Galaxies, compositions by Jean-Claude Eloy, performed by Junko Ueda (satsuma biwa & voice), Jean-Claude Eloy (sound projection). Recorded by Radio-France at Festival of the 38e Rugissants, Grenoble, 1996. Produced by Hors Territoires, Paris (CD-HT 17 and CD-HT 17; release year 2012). Includes:

  1. CD 1: ERKOS Texts extracted from the Devî-Upanishad and the Devî-Mâhâtmya (in Sanskrit). electro-acoustic realization: Studio für Elektronische Musik, Westdeutscher Rundfunk WDR, Cologne.
  2. CD 2: GALAXIES with the vocal solo « …Kono yo no hoka… » (…This world beyond…), poems : Izumi Shikibu, Chiyojo (in Japanese), electro-acoustic realization: Sweelinck Conservatorium, Amsterdam - Technische Universität, Berlin

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  1. Erkos (#1)
  2. Erkos (#2)
  3. Erkos (#3)

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CD: Mindscape

Mindscape CD

A CD featuring the compositions of Japanese composer Akemi Naito. One of the compositions called "Months - Spaceship for Zodiac" is performed by Junko Ueda (satsuma-biwa & voice). Produced by Bridge Records Inc. (Edition number: 9204). Includes:

  1. Memory of the Woods (2000) 9'29"
  2. Voyage (2000) 11'55"
  3. Sanctuary (1997-98) 10'56"
  4. Mindscape - Four Poetic Images (2001) 13'01"
  5. Months - Spaceship for Zodiac (for Satsuma Biwa and Electronics) (2005) 22'19"

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  1. Mindscape 11
  2. Mindscape 15
  3. Mindscape 21

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