Raised in Tokyo, she studied music at Tohogakuen Music University. Starting in 1978, she performed and recorded in the USA with Lester Bowie, David Liebman, John Zorn and others. Since 1981, she performed repeatedly at the Berlin Jazz Festival in Germany.
For many years, she has been working with her husband Alexander von Schlippenbach, Eugene Chadbourne, Han Bennink, Evan Parker, Paul Lovens, Fred Frith and others, and in duets with Maria João, David Murray and Rudi Mahall.
In various projects… read more
|1||Voyage For Three||331 listeners|
|2||St. Louis Blues (feat. Fred Frith)||146 listeners|
|3||Play on spotify||Mobilat||134 listeners|
|4||Something Sweet, Something Tender||130 listeners|
|5||Play on spotify||Morning Star||126 listeners|
|6||Lookin' good, but feelin' bad||125 listeners|
|7||Play on spotify||Lulu||125 listeners|
|8||New Blues||113 listeners|
|9||Play on spotify||Ain't misbehavin'||112 listeners|
|10||The Mooche||112 listeners|