The story of a year told through pieces composed to reflect the nature of each season. The beauty of autumn, winter, spring an summer unfold in music, played by Michael Graham on koto. Five original pieces and one arrangement of a traditional Japanese tune.
A bell tolls you away to a state of Oriental imagery, in words and sounds. A CD featuring the poets Amina Alyal and Oz Hardwick, reading oriental inspired poems in English, using the style of the tanka tradition. A backing of Japanese music is provided by Michael Graham, played on koto and shamisen. Running time 47 minutes.
SANKAKEI - On an Eastern breeze