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George Otsuka Quintet

George Otsuka Quintet has been played on NTS shows including Japanese Jazz Week, with Sea Breeze first played on 1 December 2018.

Keiji "George" Otsuka (ジョージ大塚, April 6, 1937 – March 10, 2020) was a Japanese jazz drummer. Otsuka first began playing professionally with Sadao Watanabe's quartet toward the end of the 1950s. He worked for several years with Hidehiko Matsumoto in the 1960s, then led his own trio with Hideo Ichikawa, in addition to working with Roy Haynes. He was a member of the Four Drums ensemble which did a tour of Japan in 1970; Jack DeJohnette, Roy Haynes, and Mel Lewis were the…

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Sea Breeze
George Otsuka Quintet
Union Records1971
Sea Breeze
George Otsuka QuintetUnion Records1971
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Fool On The Hill
George Otsuka Quintet
Union Records1971
Fool On The Hill
George Otsuka QuintetUnion Records1971
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