CD's by Junko Ueda

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Meditative Flowers
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Meditative Flowers CD
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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Kuyômon
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Taiyô
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Kuhôben
Satsuma Biwa
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Meditative Flowers CD
*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 (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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Dan-no-Ura
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Yoshitsune
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Voyage
Japon: L'épopé des Heike
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Japon: Epopee des Heike CD
* Grand Prix du Disque Academie Charles Cros
* Choc: Le Monde de la Musique
* Compact Reference: Disque Laser
Japon: lEpopee des Heike CD
A solo CD by Junko Ueda (satsuma biwa & voice) with traditional 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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Atsumori
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Nasu-no-Yoichi
How to Survive in Paradise
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How to Survive in Paradise
How to Survive in Paradise
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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Voice & Noise
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How to Survive in Paradise II (#1)
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How to Survive in Paradise II (#2)
Erkos - Galaxies
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Erkos - Galaxies
Erkos - Galaxies
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).

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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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Erkos (#1)
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Erkos (#2)
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Erkos (#3)
Mindscape
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Mindscape CD
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)
Composed by Akemi Naito. Performed among others Junko Ueda - satsuma biwa & voice. Produced by Bridge Records Inc.
Edition number: 9204.

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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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Mindscape 11
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Mindscape 15
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Mindscape 21