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Yamada, Isshi  Search this
Sato, Fuzan  Search this
Yamada, James  Search this
Feuerring, Jacob  Search this
Cover designer:
Clyne, Ronald 1925-2006  Search this
Cover photographer:
Haar, Francis  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Japanese  Search this
Phonograph records
Cover design by Ronald Clyne. Cover Photograph by Francis Haar.
Notes by James Yamada and English translations of song texts (4 p. : ill.) inserted in original cover.
Recorded by Jacob Feuerring, presumably in Honolulu, Hawaii c. 1966 ; permission to keep the album in production was received by Smithsonian Folkways in 1993 (per production files).
Isshi Yamada, vocals and ichigenkin ; Fuzan Sato, shakuhachi.
Related materials may be found in the Moses and Frances Asch Collection, also held by this repository. Related materials may include correspondence pertaining to the recording, original cover art designs, production materials, business records, and audiotapes from studio production.
Track information:
101. Suga no kyoku (Music of Suga)
102. Isaribi (Fishing fire) / Fuzan Sato, shakuhachi
103. Oshi (Mandarin ducks)
201. Botan (Peony) / composed by Issui Yamashiro (1962)
202. Haru no shirabe (Spring song)
Publisher number:
FW 8746 Folkways Records
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution, Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, 600 Maryland Ave., S.W., Suite 2001, Washington, D.C. 20024. Call 202-633-7322 for appointment. Fax: 202-633-7019. Email:
Ichigenkin music  Search this
Koto music  Search this
Music  Search this
Musical instruments  Search this
Local number:
Folkways 8746
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
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Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections