Kaoru Tanaka is a jazz guitarist who likes to perform with Japanese traditional instruments. Tanaka is an accomplished musician, playing jazz fusion style on electric and synth guitar. The music is more fusion than Japanese traditional with shakuhachi and koto following the guitar parts, but it's all done with great skill and integrity. Musicians are Kaoru Tanaka [guitar, guitar synthesizer], Bruce Huebner <Actinic:Variable Name = 'shakuahchi'/>, Kayoko Nakagawa <Actinic:Variable Name = 'koto'/>, Takeshi Obayashi <Actinic:Variable Name = 'piano'/>, Evan Marien <Actinic:Variable Name = 'bass'/>.
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