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Wolf Moon 07:50
Ice Moon 08:13
Morethan... 06:34
Fish Moon 09:24
Rose Moon 05:08
Lunatics 05:22
Blue Moon 09:50


This music of the moment, recorded on the full moon of October 17, 2005 in a private studio space in Tokyo, Japan, has just been released as a part of the Triptych #4 "Tetsu Saitoh, Strings and the Moon" with CD, DVD, and book on Kadima Collective. On this site it is offered as a trio recording only.
It was a privilege to perform with these distinguished musicians who are such incredible improvisers. Kazue Sawai on 13-string koto and 17-string bass koto. Tetsu Saitoh on double bass.


released October 17, 2005

All compostitions by LaurenNewton.com, Tetsu Saitoh, Kazue Sawai except More than...by Newton/Saitoh and Rose Moon by Newton/Sawai.
Recorded by Hiroshi Ogawa of Studio PelanPelan, Tokyo
All photos copyright by Koho Mori


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lauren newton Germany

Born in Oregon, USA, vocal studies in USA and Germany, lives in Europe since 1974 as vocal performer of contemporary jazz and free improvised music, composer, soloist, and instructor. Performs with numerous ensembles regularly in Europe and Japan. Vienna Art Orchestra,Vocal Summit,A.Braxton,J.Léandre,A.Takase,V.Tarasov,M.Satoh,T.Saitoh,B.Phillips,H.Kaenzig,F.Hauser... Discography:+75 recordings. ... more

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