Kazue Sawai

Real Name:
沢井 一恵
Profile:
Kazue Sawai (1941, Kyoto) is a Japanese koto and jushichigen [17-string bass koto] player and one of the pioneers of contemporary Japanese music.

Kazue began studying the koto at the age of eight under Michio Miyagi and graduated from Tokyo national university of fine arts.
She collaborated, among others, with Takahashi Yuji, Peter Hamill, John Zorn, Sofia Gubaidulina or Bang on a can.
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LW-5139 Kazue Sawai - 和洋合奏 日本の組曲 = Suite Of Japanese Traditional Music album art 沢井忠夫*, 沢井一恵*, 豊静*, クラウン・オーケストラ* 沢井忠夫*, 沢井一恵*, 豊静*, クラウン・オーケストラ* - 和洋合奏 日本の組曲 = Suite Of Japanese Traditional Music(LP, Album) Crown (3) LW-5139 Japan 1966 Sell This Version
JRS-7026 Kazue Sawai - 琴 / 日本の詩情 (Japanese Poetry In Koto) album art 沢井忠夫*, 沢井一恵* 沢井忠夫*, 沢井一恵* - 琴 / 日本の詩情 (Japanese Poetry In Koto)(LP, Album, Gat) RCA JRS-7026 Japan 1969 Sell This Version
JRS-7068 Kazue Sawai - Koto Plays Latin Fantasy = 琴 ラテンの詩情 album art Tadao Sawai, Kazue Sawai Tadao Sawai, Kazue Sawai - Koto Plays Latin Fantasy = 琴 ラテンの詩情(LP, Album) RCA JRS-7068 Japan 1970 Sell This Version
JRS-7098 Kazue Sawai - 琴・クラシック名曲集 = Koto Plays Classic Favorites album art Tadao Sawai, Kazue Sawai, Takeshi Inomata, Tatsuro Takimoto, Sadanori Nakamure, Hozan Yamamoto Tadao Sawai, Kazue Sawai, Takeshi Inomata, Tatsuro Takimoto, Sadanori Nakamure, Hozan Yamamoto - 琴・クラシック名曲集 = Koto Plays Classic Favorites(LP, Album) RCA JRS-7098 Japan 1970 Sell This Version
LSC-3227 Kazue Sawai - J. S. Bach Is Alive And Well And Doing His Thing On The Koto album art Tadao Sawai & Kazue Sawai & Hozan Yamamoto & Sadanori Nakamure & Tatsuro Takimoto & Takeshi Inomata Tadao Sawai & Kazue Sawai & Hozan Yamamoto & Sadanori Nakamure & Tatsuro Takimoto & Takeshi Inomata - J. S. Bach Is Alive And Well And Doing His Thing On The Koto (Album) RCA Red Seal LSC-3227 US 1971 Sell This Version
JRS-7234 Kazue Sawai - Jazz Rock 琴 / 日本の民謡 album art Tadao Sawai, Kazue Sawai, Takeshi Inomata, Norio Maeda, Hozan Yamamoto Tadao Sawai, Kazue Sawai, Takeshi Inomata, Norio Maeda, Hozan Yamamoto - Jazz Rock 琴 / 日本の民謡 (Album) RCA JRS-7234 Japan 1973 Sell This Version
JRS-24 Kazue Sawai - 光る海(二面の琴のための小品集) album art 沢井忠夫*, 沢井一恵* 沢井忠夫*, 沢井一恵* - 光る海(二面の琴のための小品集)(LP, Album) RCA JRS-24 Japan 1973 Sell This Version
JRS 9207-08 Kazue Sawai - さくらさくら 琴・日本の詩情 album art 沢井忠夫*, 沢井一恵* 沢井忠夫*, 沢井一恵* - さくらさくら 琴・日本の詩情(2xLP, Gat) RCA JRS 9207-08 Japan 1973 Sell This Version
JR-9511~2 Kazue Sawai - 白鳥/琴・名曲の調べ = Koto Plays Classic Favourites album art Tadao Sawai, Kazue Sawai, Takeshi Inomata, Tatsuro Takimoto, Sadanori Nakamure, Hozan Yamamoto Tadao Sawai, Kazue Sawai, Takeshi Inomata, Tatsuro Takimoto, Sadanori Nakamure, Hozan Yamamoto - 白鳥/琴・名曲の調べ = Koto Plays Classic Favourites(2xLP, Album, Gat) RCA JR-9511~2 Japan 1975 Sell This Version
JR-9507-8, JPL 2-0296 Kazue Sawai - Haru No Umi Koto = Meikyokusen album art Tadao Sawai, Kazue Sawai, Hozan Yamamoto, Sachiko Miyamoto Tadao Sawai, Kazue Sawai, Hozan Yamamoto, Sachiko Miyamoto - Haru No Umi Koto = Meikyokusen(2xLP, Album, Gat) RCA, RCA JR-9507-8, JPL 2-0296 Japan 1975 Sell This Version
JRS-1 Kazue Sawai - 春の海/琴・名曲集 = Haru no Umi: Masterpieces Of Koto album art Tadao Sawai, Kazue Sawai, Hozan Yamamoto Tadao Sawai, Kazue Sawai, Hozan Yamamoto - 春の海/琴・名曲集 = Haru no Umi: Masterpieces Of Koto (Album) RCA JRS-1 1976 Sell This Version
CAMS-835 Kazue Sawai - Japon Interpreta A Latinoamerica album art Tadao Sawai, Kazue Sawai Tadao Sawai, Kazue Sawai - Japon Interpreta A Latinoamerica(LP, Album) RCA Camden CAMS-835 Mexico 1976 Sell This Version
RVL-4524 Kazue Sawai - Koto Vivaldi "Four Seasons" album art Tadao Sawai, Kazue Sawai, Hozan Yamamoto Tadao Sawai, Kazue Sawai, Hozan Yamamoto - Koto Vivaldi "Four Seasons"(LP, Album, RE) RCA RVL-4524 Japan 1978 Sell This Version
RVL-4532 Kazue Sawai - Koto Plays "Chidori" album art Tadao Sawai, Kazue Sawai, Hozan Yamamoto Tadao Sawai, Kazue Sawai, Hozan Yamamoto - Koto Plays "Chidori"(LP, Album) RCA RVL-4532 Japan 1978 Sell This Version
SJL-224 Kazue Sawai - 現代邦楽の世界 album art 沢井一恵* 現代邦楽の世界 (Album) Victor SJL-224 Japan 1980 Sell This Version
JRS-9205-06 Kazue Sawai - 春の海(琴・名曲撰) album art 沢井忠夫*, 沢井一恵*, 山本邦山*, 宮本幸子* 沢井忠夫*, 沢井一恵*, 山本邦山*, 宮本幸子* - 春の海(琴・名曲撰)(2xLP) RCA JRS-9205-06 Japan 1980 Sell This Version
WF-7009-ND Kazue Sawai - Act.2 - 17-String Koto 1983  album art Kazue Sawai Act.2 - 17-String Koto 1983 (LP, Album) Denon WF-7009-ND Japan 1983 Sell This Version
WF-7008-ND Kazue Sawai - Act.1 - 17-String Koto 1983 album art Kazue Sawai Act.1 - 17-String Koto 1983(LP, Album) Denon WF-7008-ND Japan 1983 Sell This Version
AFP-001 Kazue Sawai - Eye To Eye album art Kazue Sawai Eye To Eye (Album) Republic (2), Art Front Produce AFP-001 Japan 1987 Sell This Version
ALCD-37 Kazue Sawai - The Wind Is Calling Me Outside - Kazue Sawai Plays Yuji Takahashi album art Kazue Sawai The Wind Is Calling Me Outside - Kazue Sawai Plays Yuji Takahashi(CD, Album) ALM Records ALCD-37 Japan 1990 Sell This Version
COL-003 Kazue Sawai - Three Pieces album art Kazue Sawai Three Pieces(CD, Album) Collecta Co., Ltd. COL-003 Japan 1992 Sell This Version
GMCD-017 Kazue Sawai - Ta-Wa-Go album art Sawai Kazue* Ta-Wa-Go(CD, Album) God Mountain GMCD-017 Japan 1995 Sell This Version
JAB-01/02 Kazue Sawai - Yaeyama Yugyoh album art Tetsu Saitoh / Kazue Sawai Tetsu Saitoh / Kazue Sawai - Yaeyama Yugyoh(2xCD) JABARA JAB-01/02 Japan 1996 Sell This Version
SCO-154CSS Kazue Sawai - 美明 - Twilight album art Kazue Sawai, 김용택*, 홍옥미*, 김명대*, Chinggalt, Udbal Kazue Sawai, 김용택*, 홍옥미*, 김명대*, Chinggalt, Udbal - 美明 - Twilight(CD, Album) Samsung Music SCO-154CSS South Korea 1998 Sell This Version
VICTO CD 055 Kazue Sawai - Temps Couché album art Michel Doneda / Beñat Achiary / Kazue Sawai Michel Doneda / Beñat Achiary / Kazue Sawai - Temps Couché(CD, Album) Les Disques Victo VICTO CD 055 Canada 1998 Sell This Version