Koto Visitors

Koto - Masterpieces (1989)  Music

Posted by Hatifnatt at Nov. 3, 2006
Koto - Masterpieces (1989)

Koto - Masterpieces (1989)
MP3 | CBR 320kbps | 114MB

VA - The World Of Italo Dance (1995)  Music

Posted by v3122 at Aug. 17, 2015
VA - The World Of Italo Dance (1995)

VA - The World Of Italo Dance (1995)
EAC | Flac(Image) + Cue + Log & MP3 CBR 320Kbps
2CD | ZYX 11006-2 | ~ 1015 or 354 Mb | Scans(png) -> 161 Mb
Italo-Dance

This Compilation CD of Italo Disco is one of the better CD's on the market. It reflects the diverse appeal that Italo Disco had on the world. The songs are all in extended 12" form and range from the period of 1982-88. It's a perfect addition to your CD collection for the italo dance lover…

Koto - Greatest Hits & Remixes (2015)  Music

Posted by funkerman at April 14, 2015
Koto - Greatest Hits & Remixes (2015)

Koto - Greatest Hits & Remixes (2015)
Italo-Disco, Euro-Disco | MP3 320 kbps | 133:22 min | ~305 MB
Label: ZYX Music | Tracks: 23 | Rls.date: 2015

KOTO are pioneers of the Italian Synthdance scene. The duo has become famous in the early 1980s with hits like Chinese Revenge, Japanese War Game, Visitors and Jabdah.

Koto - Masterpieces (1989)  Music

Posted by popsakov at Oct. 10, 2013

Koto - Masterpieces (1989)

Koto - Masterpieces (1989)
EAC Rip | FLAC (Img) + Cue + Log ~ 436 Mb | MP3 CBR320 ~ 147 Mb
Scans Included (PNG, 600 dpi) | RAR 5% Recovery
Space-Synth, Italo-Disco, Electronica | ZYX Records | ZYX 20160-2

The birth of this project was in the early 80's. Koto was at first an italian synth group, founded by Anfrando Maiola and Stefano Cundari and published by Memory Records, Italy. Together they have created some great tracks like: "Visitors", "Dragon's Legend" "Chinese Revenge" and "Jabdah". In 1989, a German record label ZYX Music bought rights to all Memory Records catalogue, including the rights to "Koto" music and name. They have asked (well known from Laserdance project) Michiel van der Kuy to re-record and remix some of old Koto tracks. The result of this process was "Masterpieces" album…
Hideo Shiraki Quintet + 3 Koto Girls - Sakura Sakura (1965) [Remastered 2016]

Hideo Shiraki Quintet + 3 Koto Girls - Sakura Sakura (1965) [Remastered 2016]
Mp3 CBR320 kbps | 37:53 min | 92 Mb (5% Rec.)
Jazz, Contemporary Jazz, Modal Jazz | Label: MPS Records

Adulated in his native Japan, drummer Hideo Shiraki led the most famous Japanese jazz group of the early 60’s. His combining jazz and traditional Japanese music brought him an invitation to the 1965 Berlin Jazz Festival and a record date. Three women playing Koto, the traditional Japanese stringed instrument, accompanied the quintet. The results: world music that works.
Hideo Shiraki Quintet plus 3 Koto Girls - Sakura Sakura (1965/2016) [Official Digital Download 24/88]

Hideo Shiraki Quintet + 3 Koto Girls - Sakura Sakura (1965/2016)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/88,2 kHz | Time - 37:53 minutes | 766 MB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Front cover

Adulated in his native Japan, drummer Hideo Shiraki led the most famous Japanese jazz group of the early 60’s. His combining jazz and traditional Japanese music brought him an invitation to the 1965 Berlin Jazz Festival and a record date. Three women playing Koto, the traditional Japanese stringed instrument, accompanied the quintet. The results: world music that works.

Impact Soundworks Koto Nation v2.0 KONTAKT  Software

Posted by orientazure at May 11, 2017
Impact Soundworks Koto Nation v2.0 KONTAKT

Impact Soundworks Koto Nation v2.0 KONTAKT | 3.26 Gb

The deepest koto, bass koto and shamisen library ever released, featuring world-class performer Masayo Ishigure! 2 mic positions, extensive dynamics and RRs, FX patches and extensive traditional and contemporary articulations.
VA - Lullaby for the Moon: Japanese Music for Koto and Shakuhachi (1998)

VA - Lullaby for the Moon: Japanese Music for Koto and Shakuhachi (1998)
EAC | FLAC (tracks+.cue, log) | Covers Included | 00:56:18 | 264 MB
Genre: Classical | Label: Blue Note | Catalog: 59271B

Lullaby for the Moon presents Japanese contemporary works for koto and shakuhachi based on traditional folksongs (1. Komoroiuta, 6. Sakura, and 7. Kojo), as well as some original ones, including a piece for 2 shakuhachis. The CD ends with one of the most known pieces of the Japanese classical repertoire: "Chidori" (known also as "Chidori no Kyoku"), written around 1750. A large group of excellent musicians were selected for this CD, including one of today's most known and best shakuhachi musicians: Hozan Yamamoto. This excellent CD presents a music of high meditative quality.

Sonica KOTO 13 KONTAKT  Software

Posted by orientazure at Nov. 12, 2016
Sonica KOTO 13 KONTAKT

Sonica KOTO 13 KONTAKT | 8.29 Gb

KOTO 13, an exquisitely crafted virtual 13-string koto — the first release in our new Virtuoso Japanese Series of Kontakt instruments. The 13-string koto is one of Japan’s most dignified traditional instruments. Capable of everything from elegant, single plucked notes to aggressive glissandos, the koto boasts a wide range of musical expressions and can add a dash of refinement and grace to traditional Japanese music, modern film scores, and many other genres.

Umi no koto / Lake of Tears (1966)  Video

Posted by fekmax at Oct. 10, 2016
Umi no koto / Lake of Tears (1966)

Umi no koto / Lake of Tears (1966)
Japanese | DVDRip | MKV | 712x358 | AVC @ 2044 kb/s | 2.08 GB
Audio: AC-3 @ 256 kb/s | 2 channels | 02:09:12 minutes | Subs: English (embedded)
Genre: Drama

A touching story following young shamisen string maker, Saku. Beautiful Saku moves to Lake Yogo, known for its production of quality shamisen strings, only to find her peaceful life turned upside down when a master musician takes personal interest in her.