Takashi Nakazato


Ten Lovers Music


Takashi Nakazato
Pista Libre
  1. Pista Libre Takashi Nakazato Play
  2. Fly with the wind Takashi Nakazato Play
  3. Ka-Ta-Da Takashi Nakazato Play
  4. Pista Libre 2 Takashi Nakazato Play
  5. Congo Bongo y Timbal Takashi Nakazato Play
  6. Lilly Takashi Nakazato Play
Takashi Nakazato

Takashi was born in Asakusa, Japan and has toured Europe and Asia with Jazztronik, Kyoto Jazz Massive (Featuring on their latest album), Jaribu Afrobeat Orchestra and in Japan with Yukie Nishimura and Mala in Cuba.
Takashi studied for a long while in Cuba, learning Cuban folklore and Bata under the wing of greats like Adonis Panter Calderon, Barbaro Yordany Crespo Richard (Osain Del Monte) and Angel Boraño.
He studied the Conga drum under Tomas “El Panga” Ramos, Edger Martinez and Joaquin Pozo, the Bongo “Sierra Maestra” Eduardo Rico Menéndez. His timbal mentor was Juan Carlos Rojas. He made santo, Obatala, while in Cuba.
Ten Lovers Music feature five tracks on vinyl from his Japan only CD Clandestina album including a new version of Pista Libre. Takashi calls in a stella guest list of players across all 6 tracks on this release including Luisito Quintero, Roberto Quintero, Karl Vanden Bossche, Davide Giovannini and Calixto Oviedo. Vamos Dançar !!



SKU TLP003 Format Vinyl 12" Released 23 October 2020 Categories,