This album is performed by Yoshi Waki on bass, John Davis on drums and the Japanese pianist on piano. On this release, the famous pianist also performs Fender Rhodes and Hamond B-3 organ. As many previous albums, the trio format is adopted here. However, the album differs significantly from previous works, and it offers a very introspective experiment. The balance between the different instruments is particularly notable, with imaginative solos from Yoshi Waki and particularly the work of Davis on drums.
Chihiro Yamanaka played contemporary jazz for years - not polished anemic European chamber jazz,but groovy American one, closer to good pop-jazz.Her roots are all in bop, and there are no album where this influence isn't obvious. During last some years Chihiro turns more and more towards modern post bop, adding all her pop and rock legacy to it as well. The Sphere is are electro-acoustic trio with electric bassist Dana Roth and drummer Karen Teperberg. Chihiro herself plays piano and some analog keyboards, their music varies from pop-ballads to chamber tuneful songs to groovy post bop and fusion with analog keyboards passages.
Chihiro Yamanaka major debut 10th anniversary commemorative work! The past few years, committed to, such as the Beatles music and classic, also It was work that was challenging even ensemble, including wind in the previous work, to commemorate the 10th anniversary of major debut This work piano trio work tackle the royal road of the standard song! latest studio album and made this work the theme of ragtime. Around the famous songs such as the song of the famous Scott Joplin that was the rage in the United States in the early 19th century, William Volcom, music other Keith Jarrett, a wide range of recording plans such as original songs of the mountains. Ragtime was focused on the new style of the mountains of the piano in pursuit of specific syncopation, works of fan coveted.