ENSEMBLE HIJIRI-KAÏ – Japanese Music of the Edo Period

Teruhisa Fukuda (shakuhachi), Shihô Kineya (shamisen, vocals), Aiko Noda (koto), Junko Harada (koto). Album: Urban Music of the Edo Period (1603-1868). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x3n8LlokDzo Godanno-ShirabeRembo-nagashiEchigo-jishiMidareYukiYûgureKoto sangen nijûsôkyoku The shamisen (三味線), also known as the sangen (三絃) or samisen (all meaning "three strings"), is a three-stringed traditional Japanese musical instrument derived from the Chinese instrument sanxian. It is… Continue lendo ENSEMBLE HIJIRI-KAÏ – Japanese Music of the Edo Period

ALAMAAILMAN VASARAT – Huuro Kolkko (2009)

Alamaailman Vasarat ("The Hammers of the Underworld") is an avant-garde Finnish musical group formed in 1997. Their music is influenced by European folk, klezmer, jazz and metal. The band's founder Jarno Sarkula (photo) died on 12 July 2020 in Portugal. Alamaailman Vasarat are: Jarno Sarkula (sopranino, soprano, alto, tenor, bass and contrabass saxophones, clarinet, contrabass… Continue lendo ALAMAAILMAN VASARAT – Huuro Kolkko (2009)

Gentle Sufi Music مولانا RUMI

The Turkish ney is an end-blown reed flute, an Ottoman variation on the ancient ney. Alongside the Turkish tanbur lute and the Turkish kemençe fiddle, it is considered one of the most typical instruments of Classical Turkish music. The ney also plays a primary role in the music of the Mevlevi Sufi rites (semâ). A… Continue lendo Gentle Sufi Music مولانا RUMI

RUMI مولانا – Through Love | Buddha’s Lounge

Through Love all that is bitter will sweet.Through Love all that is copper will be gold.Through Love all dregs will turn to purest wine.Through Love all pain will turn to medicine.Through Love the dead will all become alive.Through Love the king will turn into a slave!Rumi https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iWwY6K5Vjyo Listen to RUMI's full playlist on Spotify @… Continue lendo RUMI مولانا – Through Love | Buddha’s Lounge

RUMİمولانا |Open your ear

"O one who is incapable of accepting the light without the hijab. At least hear the words of wisdom, which is a light hidden in the letters.” RUMI https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DViJPP0c2kI Ey hicapsız nurları kabul etme yeteneği olmayan kişi. Hiç olmazsa harflerde gizlenmiş bir nur olan hikmet sözlerini duy.” Not Christian or Jew orMuslim, not Hindu,Buddhist, Sufi,… Continue lendo RUMİمولانا |Open your ear

TOM BROWNE – Funkin’ For Jamaica

Tom Browne (born October 30, 1954) is an American jazz trumpeter. He rose to prominence with Sonny Fortune and had major hits in 1980 and 1981: the No. 1 Billboard magazine R&B single "Funkin' for Jamaica (N.Y.)" and the No. 4 R&B single "Thighs High (Grip Your Hips and Move)". "Funkin' For Jamaica" is from… Continue lendo TOM BROWNE – Funkin’ For Jamaica

BUDDY RICH BIG BAND – Live @ The North Sea Jazz Festival (1978)

Bernard "Buddy" Rich (September 30, 1917 – April 2, 1987) was an American jazz drummer and bandleader. Rich was billed as "the world's greatest drummer" and was known for his virtuosic technique, power, groove, and speed. Rich was born in Manhattan, New York, to Jewish vaudevillians Bess (Skolnik) and Robert Rich.:6 His talent for rhythm… Continue lendo BUDDY RICH BIG BAND – Live @ The North Sea Jazz Festival (1978)

FAUN FABLES – Ydun (live)

Faun Fables has been attracting a devoted and eclectic following with their imaginative psych-folk since 1997 with numerous performances throughout North America, Europe, Israel, Australia, New Zealand, and Iceland. They visited KXCI's Congress Street Studios on July 3, 2019 to perform this haunting song from their 2016 album 'Born of the Sun.' Produced and hosted… Continue lendo FAUN FABLES – Ydun (live)

FARMERS MARKET & MICHAEL BRECKER – Live at Nortsee Jazzfestival (2004)

Farmers Market is a Norwegian band founded in Trondheim, Sør-Trøndelag, in 1991. They have released four studio albums. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9uJbzh7QS8g The band started out as a free jazz quintet sprung out from the conservatory in Trondheim, but now incorporates a wide variety of genres, such as jazz, rock, pop music, bluegrass, classical and – most significantly… Continue lendo FARMERS MARKET & MICHAEL BRECKER – Live at Nortsee Jazzfestival (2004)

John Coltrane’s “Giant Steps”: the most feared song in jazz, explained | VOX

Making sense of John Coltrane's "Giant Steps." https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=62tIvfP9A2w John Coltrane, one of jazz history’s most revered saxophonists, released “Giant Steps” in 1959. It’s known across the jazz world as one of the most challenging compositions to improvise over for two reasons - it’s fast and it’s in three keys. Braxton Cook and Adam Neely give… Continue lendo John Coltrane’s “Giant Steps”: the most feared song in jazz, explained | VOX