Videos and Albums 動画・アルバム

Astor Piazzolla: Tango Ballet

Astor Piazzolla: Adiós Nonino “Tango Rhapsody”

Astor Piazzolla: Milonga del Angel

Astor Piazzolla: La Muerte del Angel

Astor Piazzolla: Libertango

Bach Goldberg Variations

Rhapsody in Blue

Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 4

Tight Sweater

Albums (For CD sales please contact at junko_piano@yahoo.com)

Canción Para Piano

CD Details

Canción Para PianoRecording, Editing, and Mastering – Sonny Ausman
Art Direction and Production – Joe Deleski and Cheryl Goettemoeller
Piano Technician – Takanori Otake
CD Manufacturing – K.C. Design, Agoura Hills, CA
Recording Date – June 6, 2008
Recording Venue – Kawai Studio, Rancho Dominguez, CA
Piano – Shigeru Kawai EX #2573001
Mechanical Licenses – Harry Fox Agency

Track Listings

Ryuichi Sakamoto (b. 1952)
1. Aqua
2. Intermezzo

Alberto Ginastera (1916-1983)
3. Danza de la moza donosa (Dance of a Graceful Girl) from “Danzas argentinas”

Francis Poulenc (1899-1963)
4. Novelette No. 1
5. Improvisation No. 15

Manuel de Falla (1876-1946)
6. Canción
7. Cortejo de Gnomos

Isaac Albéniz (1860-1909)
8. Córdoba from “Cantos de España”

Heitor Villa-Lobos (1887-1959)
“Suite Floral Op. 97” (1917)
9. Idilio na Rêde (Summer Idyll)
10. Uma Camponeza Cantadeira (A Singing Country Girl)
11. Allegria na Horta (Joy in the Garden)

Takashi Yoshimatsu (b. 1953)
“Pleiades Dances”
12. Prelude
13. Dreamy Pavane
14. Memory of Romance

Sergei Rachmaninov (1873-1943)
15. Moment Musical Op. 16 No. 3
16. Etude-Tableau Op. 33 No. 8
17. Prelude Op. 32 No. 12

Yoshinao Nakada (1923-2000)
18. On a Rainy Night

Astor Piazzolla (1921-1992)
“Tango Suite”
19. Andante rubato, melancolico
20. Diciso

Japanese Music for Piano

CD Details

Japanese Music for PianoRecording, Editing, and Mastering – Khaliq-O-Vision at Hannibal Studios, Santa Monica, CA
Art – Joe Deleski and Cheryl Goettemoeller
Piano Technician – Shinji Kurisu
Piano – Shigeru Kawai Concert Piano s/n 2420001

Track Listings

1. Minuetto (1900) 1:43
(Moon Over the Ruined Castle)
Rentaro Taki (1879 – 1903)

2. Variations on “Kojo no Tsuk” (1917)7:58
Kosaku Yamada (1886 – 1965)

Sonatine (1940)
Hisatada Otaka (1911 – 1951)
3. Allegretto moderato 5:03
4. Adagio recitativo – Allegro – Adagio recitativo 3:32
5. Allegro vivace 3:50

“Shitsunai no Tame no Piano Shohin-shu” (1941)
(Chamber Piano Suite)
Fumio Hayasaka (1914-1955)
6. No. 5 2:01
7. No. 14 1:56

Etudes en formes sonate (1967)
Akira Miyoshi (b. 1933)
8. Allegro 1:52
9. Andante 3:16
10. Vivace 2:38

Three Songs from “Shima-kodomo-uta 2″ (1984)
Hikaru Hayashi (b. 1931)
(Nursary Songs from Okinawa)
11. Mimura nu Anguh-tah 1:31
12. Mimichiri Bouji 2:19
13. Tei-chi Del-chi Denden 1:58

Piano Pieces for Children (1979)
Toru Takemitsu (1930-1996)
14. Breeze 1:05
15. Cloud 1:49

Litany (1989)
Toru Takemitsu
16. Adagio 1:43
17. Lento misterioso 3:55

18. Rain Tree Sketch II (1992) 3:42
Toru Takemitsu

Yuh-yake Koyake for Piano Trio

Sae Shiragami, violin/David Garrett, cello/Junko Ueno Garrett, piano

CD Details

Yuh-yake KoyakeProducer: Seigo Arai
Recording Engineer: Sonny Ausman
Production Assistant: David Allen Moore
Photographer: Diane Alancraig
Manufactured and printed by Disc Makers, Fremont, CA, USA
Recorded: March 17 2002
Recording place: Daniel Recital Hall, CSULB, CA, USA

Track Listings

  1. Momiji (Maple Leaves)
  2. Natsu wa Kinu (Summer is coming)
  3. Shikarare-te (Scolded)
  4. Utsukushiki Tennen (Beautiful Nature)
  5. Soh-shunfu (Early Spring)
  6. Koh-ya no Musume (Girl at Koh-ya)
  7. Gondora no Uta (A Song of Gondola)
  8. Itsuki no Komori-uta (A Nursery Song in Itsuki)
  9. Sakura-gai no Uta (A Song of Cherry-Shellfish)
  10. Hatsukoi (First Love)
  11. Yuh-yake Koyake (Sunset)
  12. Machi-bohke (Waiting)
  13. Kachu-sha no Uta (A Song of Kachu-sha)
  14. Tsuki no Sabaku (Desert under the Moon)
  15. Yuh-yake Koyake (piano solo version)
  16. Joh-gashima no Ame (Rain in the Island “Joh-ga”)
  17. Chikuma-gawa Ryojo no Uta (A Song of the travelers in the River “Chikuma”)
  18. Hoko wo Osamete (Saving the Sword)
  19. Oboro Zukiyo (a Hazy Moon)

Sakura Sakura-Songs of Japan for Piano Trio

Sae Shiragami, violin/David Garrett, cello/Junko Ueno Garrett, piano

CD Details

Sakura Sakura-Songs of JapanProducer: Seigo Arai
Recording Engineer: Reynaldo Ochoa
Photos: Eric Arbiter
Manufactured and printed: Disc Makers, Fremont, CA, USA
Recorded: November 28 2000
Recording Place: Duncan Recital Hall, Rice University, Houston, TX, USA

Track Listings

  1. Hana (Flower) 2:05
  2. Soh-shunfu (Early Spring) 2:05
  3. Defune (A Leaving Ship) 1:58
  4. Yashi no Mi (A Coconut) 1:36
  5. Hamabe no Uta (A Song of Seaside) 1:47
  6. Sakura Sakura (Cherry Blossoms) 2:15
  7. Habu no Minato (Habu Port) 2:03
  8. Karatachi no Hana (Flower of Trifoliate Orange Tree) 2:14
  9. Natsu no Omoide (Memory from Summer) 2:36
  10. Kah-san no Uta (A Song for Mother) 1:19
  11. Kojo no Tsuki (A Ruined Castle over the Moon) 3:26
  12. Yoimachi-gusa (An Evening Primrose) 2:24
  13. Hana no Machi (A Town of Flower) 1:28
  14. Kono Michi (The Road) 1:37
  15. Yuki no Furu Machi wo (Snow in the Town) 2:32
  16. Sunayama (A Sand Hill) 2:41
  17. Shikarare-te (Scolded) 3:07
  18. Hama Chidori (A Plover on the Beach) 1:45
  19. Aka Tonbo (A Red Dragonfly) 1:17