Double bass player and composer Tetsu Saitoh was born on October 27 1955 in Tokyo, Japan. He is involved in dance, Butoh, theatre, fine arts, visual arts, poetry, calligraphy, traditional Japanese music, court music, Noh theatre, classical and contemporary music, tango, jazz, improvised music, Korean and Asian shamanism.
In 1986, Saitoh began playing tango music. In the same year, he also assumed musical directorship of theatre group TAO.
He also cultivated collaborations with Japanese traditional instrumentalists, as well as with… read more