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Mkwaju Ensemble

Mkwaju Ensemble

Mkwaju Ensemble

Mkwaju Ensemble has been played over 40 times on NTS, first on 23 February 2015. Mkwaju Ensemble's music has been featured on 43 episodes.

Mkwaju Ensemble were a Japanese minimal group active in the early 1980s. They released two albums in 1981, Ki-Motion and Mkwaju on the Better Days label.

The core line-up was Midori Takada (Japanese: 高田みどり) and Yoji Sadanari (percussion, marimba, vibraphone). On the album Ki-Motion they were accompanied by Shuichi Chino (synthesizer) and Shuichi "Ponta" Murakami (drums). On the album Mkwaju they were accompanied by Junko Arase (marimba), Joe Hisaishi (keyboards), Hideki Matsutake (computer programming), Pecker (percussion).

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Mkwaju Ensemble
Better Days1981
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Tira-Rin
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Better Days1981
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Ki-Motion
Mkwaju Ensemble
Better Days1981
Ki-Motion
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Wood Dance
Mkwaju Ensemble
Better Days1981
Wood Dance
Mkwaju EnsembleBetter Days1981
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Lemore
Mkwaju Ensemble
Better Days1981
Lemore
Mkwaju EnsembleBetter Days1981
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Maximum α
Mkwaju Ensemble
Better Days1981
Maximum α
Mkwaju EnsembleBetter Days1981
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Mkwaju
Mkwaju Ensemble
Denon, Mind Music1991
Mkwaju
Mkwaju EnsembleDenon, Mind Music1991
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Lemore
Mkwaju Ensemble
Jroom Jazz, Columbia Music Entertainment2005
Lemore
Mkwaju EnsembleJroom Jazz, Columbia Music Entertainment2005
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