© 2003 Lawrence Tuczynski

Title Signals From Heaven
(aka Japanese Band Repertoire, Vol. 6)
CD Label KOSEI Publishing
CD Number KOCD-2906
Music by: Takako Yamaguchi, Marimba solo
Kim Hong Jae, conductor
Tokyo Kosei Wind Orchestra
Number of tracks 6
Running time 53:07
Number of discs 1
Year of release/manufacture 1998


July 03, 2003

A more in depth review will come later. I did enjoy this CD very much. It was easy and fun to listen to and I especially liked the tracks with the brass instruments.

Signals From Heaven (aka Japanese Band Repertoire, Vol. 6)
by Tokyo Kosei Wind Orchestra, conducted by Kim Hong Jae

  1. TORU TAKEMITSU: Signals from Heaven, Two Antiphonal Fanfares (1987)
    1. Day Signal
    2. Night Signal
  2. TORU TAKEMITSU: Garden Rain, for brass ensemble (1974)
  3. MINAO SHIBATA: Essay for 6 Brasses (1965)
  4. AKIRA MIYOSHI: Cross-by March, for wind brass ensemble (1992)
  5. JUN NAGAO: Reminiscence (1997)
  6. AKIRA IFUKUBE: Lauda Concertata, for marimba and wind ensemble (1986)