Ondo Suite - Composed by Eri
Traditional Japan meets New York City - in a joyful meeting of musical cultures
Eri Yamamoto Trio w/ award-winning Choral Chameleon
In this unique World Premiere, East and West collide in
an evening-length fusion of New York jazz and Japanese traditional
Eri Yamamoto has created an unique choral experience - Goshu Ondo Suite – which reimagines a centuries-old, revered Japanese tradition
through the lenses of both jazz and choral music.As the charismatic
voices of Choral Chameleon sing and perform the dance with the driving
force of Eri Yamamoto Trio, the audience will participate and enter the
flow with everyone, to create an evening of musical life no one will
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Thursday, Friday and Saturday
eri yamamoto trio @ Arthur's Tavern
7pm~8pm / 8:30pm~9:30pm (2sets)
Pianist Eri Yamamoto
jump-started her career in this slot, and now that her talents are
being sought after far beyond the West Village, this is the place to
hear all the new ideas brewing in an already compositionally agile
mind. And, in the best jazz tradition, her trio remains stable enough
to grow with her.
-Time Out New York Magazine-
Thursday, January 31st, 8pm
Eri Yamamoto Duet w/ Ikuo Takeuchi ＋ Cor Dones Castello
@Jazz a Castello Festival in Teatro Raval de Castillan, Spain
“The Music of Eri Yamamoto"
Eri’s First Book!
Available on Amazon.com ↓
Music of Eri Yamamoto” gathers for the first time all 79 of Eri’s
original compositions that appear on her 11 albums as a leader. These
songs portray a wide range of Eri’s experiences – from joyful to
introspective. reflecting the vibrancy of New York City and exploring
mysteries of nature and memory. The songs in this book appear in Eri’s
own manuscript, in the same form that she and her musicians read during
their live performances. Also included are descriptions of almost all
of the songs; information about her recordings; and many pictures of
her and her fellow musicians, both in the recording studio and in live
performance. Some of the musical highlights are “Life,” “Half Moon,”
“You Are Welcome,” “Redwoods,” and “Benicàssim.”
Piano Solo “ Live in Benicàssim "
most recent release, “Live in Benicàssim,” captures her 2017 solo piano
concert in that picturesque Spanish town. It is her first solo
piano album, and her eleventh recording under her own name.
w/ David Ambrosio (bass),
Ikuo Takeuchi (drums)
all original compositions.
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