November 23. 2015
BRIAN is a relational database application for compiling standard discography information. It is named after Brian Rust, who perfected the chronological recording session format for print discographies.
This photo is his books that is my own.
November 21. 2015
I had heard good jazz records in the jazz cafe in school days.
The record collectors also came to the well through the cafe at the time.
I was taught a lot of jazz records from them.In particular I have heard well even now in Sweden
jazz and that was impressive in its .
“Sax Appeal” was best and a cover was also excellent.
About Nils Linberg,please refer to his official site. Go here
Attached photo of the document that was recorded 1977 at “the cafe Oasis” in Osaka.
Nogawa teacher was born in 1900 in Shimane Prefecture.
He graduated from Waseda University Faculty of Architecture .
He was the first jazz critic in Japan. He was also the lyricist of the famous hit of the pre-war “Rain of blues”.
Composer of this song wasthe “Ryoichi Hattori” who was called Ellington of Japan.He died in 1957.
In my blog I would like to introduce the results of teacher Nogawa.
I’m studying the history of jazz. Hearing record is the most important.
Also I think the important thing to confirm the musicians of activity records.
Franz Hoffmann was a researcher of the advertisement.
He described the advertisement that Neglo musician had appeared in theater.
His valuable materials is the funny just read.
In Japan Swing Journal was the most famous jazz magazine .
First published in 1947. It ceased publication in 2010.
The photograph is the oldest Swing Journal that I have owned. (December 1950 issue).
Fifth row from the bottom of the cover, “Bix is alive” (Nogawa Kobun) is excellent.(野川香文)
I have collected the articles of teacher Nogawa .
He was first jazz critic in Japan.
The Jazz Foundation of America hold “A Great Night in Harlem”
at The Apollo Theater on October 22, 2015.
Sonny Rollins was honored at the Jazz Foundation of America .
Rollins appeared on stage,walking uneasily and with a cane.
Sonny Rollins spoke,but did not play.
He is a legend alive.
November 17. 2015
This month,Most famous record store ‘disk UNION’ was opend new branch in Osaka .
Many jazz fan had bought secondhand records in shop.
Recently in japan,analog record is booming.
Also yesterday ,I found wonderful HP(Jazz Record Collectors’ Bash).Go here
This club hold a meeting every year in hotel.(NJ)
Next year, I want to go this conference.’JUNE 24-25,2016′.