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Tadao Sawai

Tadao Sawai has been played on NTS in shows including The Early Bird Show w/ Spirit Blue, featured first on 10 November 2021. Songs played include 磯節 Iso Bushi and In Bloom (Mankai).

Tadao Sawai (沢井忠夫) was born in Aichi Prefecture, Japan in 1938. His father was a shakuhachi performer and at around the age of 10 Sawai began to study the koto. In 1958 he graduated from the traditional music department of Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music. In 1959 he was chosen by the Japanese national broadcasting company NHK as the best new performer, and from that time forward he began…

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MOST PLAYED TRACKS
磯節 Iso Bushi
Tadao Sawai, Kazue Sawai, Takeshi Inomata, Norio Maeda, Hozan Yamamoto
Mr Bongo2020
磯節 Iso Bushi
Tadao Sawai, Kazue Sawai, Takeshi Inomata, Norio Maeda, Hozan YamamotoMr Bongo2020
Discogs
In Bloom (Mankai)
Tadao Sawai, Chieko Fukunaga, Junko Ihara, Kiyomi Ishigaki, Seizan Ishigaki
Sonoton Recorded Music Library1993
In Bloom (Mankai)
Tadao Sawai, Chieko Fukunaga, Junko Ihara, Kiyomi Ishigaki, Seizan IshigakiSonoton Recorded Music Library1993
Discogs