Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Starting Point – Kotaro Oshio on AllMusic – – Japanese guitarist Kotaro Oshio occupies. Kotaro Oshio,STARTING POINT,CD Album listed at CDJapan! Get it delivered safely by SAL, EMS, FedEx and save with CDJapan Rewards!. “This song is like jumping into a favorite picture book and starting in on an adventure in a land where everyone is free to leap about and rise to the challenge of.

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The jaunty dtarting Man Theme” is a surprising choice for a cover, but Oshio injects new life into the easy-listening staple, using vibrato to imitate the original’s zither. And maybe it loses something in the translation.

Company Information About YesAsia. Japanese guitarist Kotaro Oshio occupies that rarefied space where the spontaneity of jazz and the transcendent properties New Age converge. Please enable JavaScript in your browser to use the site fully. He slaps the guitar body, scrapes the strings, and leaves the listener wondering what style of music this gifted guitarist can’t make his own.


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Introspection Late Night Partying. Kotaro Oshio will make most other guitarists drop their jaws in wonder, but he isn’t just a guitar player’s guitar player. A loading error has occurred. On this release, Oshio plays with no accompaniment, but the moods and textures are varied enough to carry the whole album.

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The album ends on a stirring note with “Hard Rain,” a Hendrix-like, riff-heavy song that allows Oshio to show off his aggressive right hand technique. The self-penned liner notes to this young Japanese guitarist’s solo album are a bit of a metaphysical giggle, but if you can get beyond such prose as Buy it from Amazon. Narada doesn’t help matters by referring to Oshio’s playing as “the most perfect melodic acoustic serenity.

There are a number that are ideal for relaxing, like the gorgeous “Tycho,” which has a simple theme made profound by Oshio’s expressiveness but there are others that bounce right along, like “Breeze,” which demonstrates Oshio’s extraordinary ability to create different string tones in a single chord or line, going from percussive to melodic instantly.

Rainy Day Relaxation Road Trip. Additional Information may be provided by the manufacturer, supplier, or a third party, and may be in its original language. Streams Videos All Posts. Please reload the page and try again. Most of the 12 tracks here are composed by Oshio.


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Oshio’s a band in himself. No Rating Available Tell a Friend. You’ll hear things that remind you of Chet Atkins at his most contemplative, and some of the finest jazz guitarists you’ve heard, but there’s mercifully little navel-gazing music to be found here.

Japanese Disc Format s: This product will not be shipped to Hong Kong, Japan. Oshio varies his styles as well. Release Date October 22, Poijt in to rate and write review Write a Review. With apparently no multi-tracking, he keeps the rhythm, melodies and harmonies in constant flow and flux by his astounding technique.

Blue Sky Kotaro Oshio. Jazz Latin New Age. Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. If this is his “Starting Point,” listeners can only wonder what new musical marvels this young genius will conjure up next.