月別アーカイブ: 2015年11月

Brian ~Discography Complication Software

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.

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http://www.nytimes.com/2011/02/02/arts/music/02rust.html

 

The Sweden Modern Jazz group ~Sax Appeal

November 21. 2015

NILS LINDBERG Sax Appeal BL

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

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Attached photo of the document that was recorded 1977 at “the cafe Oasis” in Osaka.

 

 

 

 

The first jazz critic in Japan ”野川香文”

November 21.2015

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.

Franz Hoffmann〜 Jazz advertisement

November 21.2015

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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.

Five years have passed ”Swing Journal” becomes a discontinued

November 19.2015

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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.

Sonny Rollins stood on the Apollo Theater in Harlem

The Jazz Foundation of America hold “A Great Night in Harlem”

at The Apollo Theater on October 22, 2015.JazzFoundation_KeithRichards

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.

http://jazzfoundation.org/2015apolloarchive

 

 

Analog record is booming

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′.

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