Midori Takada

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Midori Takada
Native name
高田みどり
Occupation(s)Composer, percussionist

Midori Takada (Japanese: 高田みどり) is a Japanese composer and percussionist. She has been known to combine East Asian music and jazz.[1] She performs solo as well as with groups, in particular, with Mkwaju Ensemble.[2][3]

Takada played her first concert in 1978 in Berlin.[4]

Discography[edit]

  • Through The Looking Glass (1983)[5]
  • Lunar Cruise (1990), together with Masahiko Satoh
  • Tree of Life (1999)

Other notable records[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Monson, Ingrid (2004). African Diaspora: A Musical Perspective. Routledge. pp. 113, 125. ISBN 1135885737.
  2. ^ Neville, Carl (2 December 2015). "Repeater playlist #4 – female Japanese artists of the 80s & 90s". Repeater Books. Retrieved 30 January 2016.
  3. ^ Kawabe, Maho. "The BeSeTo of three worlds". The Japan Times. Retrieved 30 January 2016.
  4. ^ "Мидори Такада" (in Russian). Taganka Theatre. Retrieved 30 January 2016.
  5. ^ Bradley, Alexander. "Geisha Boogie: 10 essential Japanese records that no-one is looking for..." The Vinyl Factory. Retrieved 30 January 2016.
  6. ^ Šípová, Pavlína N.; Sarkissian, Alena (2009). Staging of Classical Drama around 2000. Cambridge Scholars Publishing. p. 72. ISBN 1443809276.
  7. ^ Barnett, Laura (13 August 2012). "Edinburgh International Festival: Waiting for Orestes: Electra, King's Theatre, review". The Telegraph. Retrieved 30 January 2016.
  8. ^ Gardner, Lyn (13 August 2012). "Waiting for Orestes: Electra – Edinburgh review". The Guardian. Retrieved 30 January 2016.
  9. ^ Журавлев, Вадим (15 June 2001). "Шекспир-сан" (in Russian). Vedomosti. Retrieved 30 January 2016.