First album for eight years from the pioneering klezmer band, led by the legend that is sax player Kazutoki Umezu. Pushing the boundaries as ever, with distinctly Asian influences. Umezu plays clarinet, bass clarinet, soprano and alto saxes. Other musicians include Yoko Takada (sax, clarinet), Takero Sekijima (tuba) and Ayumi Matsui (violin). Listen to the album sampler.
1. Utsukushi Hito 2. Azami to Watashi 3. Char Noir 4. Vietnamese Gospel 5. Asian Banana 6. Hatsyabai 7. Mado ni Ataru Ame 8. Cabbage Hata 9. Akatsushi 10. Kotei 11. Toge no Michi 12 Budo-en no Junin