Kazu Matsui

Kazu Matsui

Born in Tokyo, Japan on the 5th of June, 1954.
Emigrated to the US intending to become a fiction writer. Graduated from UCLA majoring in ethnic arts.
Started "Kazu Matsui Project" in 1981 with whom he has release 5 albums. Has also released 7 solo albums and has built up a career by playing the traditional Japanese Bamboo Flute, which can be heard on several movie soundtracks such as Empire of the Sun and Shogun.
His wife Keiko Matsui has released several jazz fusion albums which Kazu has produced.
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Kazu Matsui Discography


Kazu Matsui Time No Longer (Album) Baystate US 1981 Sell This Version
Kazu* Featuring Carlos Rios (2) Kazu* Featuring Carlos Rios (2) - The Direction-West (Album) Canyon, Lakeside Records US 1982 Sell This Version
CD 80033 Kazu Matsui Sign Of The Snow Crane(CD, Album) Sonic Atmospheres CD 80033 US 1991 Sell This Version
77702-2 Derek Nakamoto, Kazu Matsui & Various Derek Nakamoto, Kazu Matsui & Various - Winter Blue - Traditional And Original Christmas Favorites(CD, Album) White Cat Records 77702-2 US 1992 Sell This Version
Kazu Matsui Featuring David Lindley Kazu Matsui Featuring David Lindley - Wheels Of The Sun (Album) Herman's US 1994 Sell This Version
77724-2 Kazu Matsui Wind(CD, Album) Unity Label Group 77724-2 US 1995 Sell This Version

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