Ayumi Koketsu: Art

Alto saxophonist Ayumi Koketsu releases a sophisticated tribute to Art Pepper on her new album Art. Koketsu is a prolific artist who releases high-quality albums and often uses overseas musicians for her backup band. This album will satisfy fans of straight-ahead jazz quartets with saxophones taking center stage.

Leader: Ayumi Koketsu · 纐纈歩美 · http://a-koketsu.com

Members:

  • Ayumi Koketsu – alto sax
  • Jeremy Manasia – piano
  • Mike Karn – bass
  • Mark Taylor – drums

Released 2016 on Pony Canyon MYCJ-30653

* Audio sample at top of page from “Cool Bunny”, which opens the album.