Improvised Music from Japan / Discography

COS Tapes Number 1

(COS) (Audiocassette)

Side A:

  1. July 11, 1988
    John Zorn: alto sax
    Tetsu Saitoh: bass
    Yoshisaburo Toyozumi: percussion
  2. April 16, 1988
    Tom Cora: cello and voice
    Yoshisaburo Toyozumi: percussion
  3. February 21 and 22, 1988
    Yoshinori Yanagawa: alto sax

Side B:

  1. August 4, 1988
    Takashi Kazamaki: percussion
  2. August 4, 1988
    Zeena Perkins: electric harp and casio
    Katie O’Looney: drums
    Takashi Kazamaki: percussion
  3. February 23, 1988
    Fred Frith: guitar

Recorded at Openhouse in Nagoya (A1, 2, B1-3) and Gokuonsha Studio in Hashima (A3)

Packaged with the first issue of COS, the irregularly published Japanese independent magazine about free improvisation

Released November 1988