Kazu Matsui

Profile:
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.
Sites:
In Groups:
Variations:

Albums

LSI 30008 Kazu Matsui - Time No Longer album art Kazu Matsui Time No Longer (Album) Baystate LSI 30008 US 1981 Sell This Version
LSI 30009 Kazu Matsui - The Direction-West album art Kazu* Featuring Carlos Rios (2) Kazu* Featuring Carlos Rios (2) - The Direction-West (Album) Canyon, Lakeside Records LSI 30009 US 1982 Sell This Version
CD 80033 Kazu Matsui - Sign Of The Snow Crane album art Kazu Matsui Sign Of The Snow Crane(CD, Album) Sonic Atmospheres CD 80033 US 1991 Sell This Version
77702-2 Kazu Matsui - Winter Blue - Traditional And Original Christmas Favorites album art 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
TECN-28209 Kazu Matsui - Wheels Of The Sun album art Kazu Matsui Wheels Of The Sun (Album) Zebrazone TECN-28209 Japan 1993 Sell This Version
77724-2 Kazu Matsui - Wind album art Kazu Matsui Wind (Album) Unity Label Group 77724-2 US 1995 Sell This Version
70876-15375-2-9 Kazu Matsui - Bamboo album art Kazu Matsui Bamboo (Album) Narada 70876-15375-2-9 US 2001 Sell This Version
72435-79758-2-7 Kazu Matsui - The Stone Monkey album art Kazu Matsui The Stone Monkey (Album) Narada 72435-79758-2-7 US 2005 Sell This Version