“Shinobu” composed by Kaoru Watanabe
performed by Yo-Yo Ma and the Silkroad Ensemble Dec. 2, 2018
Performed by Kaoru Watanabe and Fumi Tanakadate
One composed and performed by Kaoru Watanabe
Improvisations on the theme of Dojoji featuring Chieko Kojima starting at 8'38"
Shane Shanahan -darabukka
Sandeep Das - cajon
Edward Perez - bass
Kaoru Watanabe - shinobue
Tenri Cultural Institute NYC Feb 6, 2008
Alicia Hall Moran's Motown Project at the Highline Ballroom. Featuring Jason Moran, Tarus Mateen, Thomas Flippin, Adan Vasquez, Steven Herring.
Musicians Yuta Sumiyoshi (from Kodo) and Fumi Tanakadate in La Jolla, California.
A fun project that I've been doing with my good friend Daniel Rosen in Tokyo since 2008 and with a revolving cast of artists. The latest reincarnation featured Semba Kiyohiko, Kaori Takahashi, Kojima Chieko (from Kodo), Yoshii Shogo, Naito Tetsuro, Yamano Azumi with the TokyoDex art team: Shinpei Kashihara (Live Painting), Frankie Cihi (Live Digital Painting), Maiko Miyagawa (Live Photography) and D.H. Rosen (VJ).
A more youthful version of myself performing with Kodo in 2004 as part of One Earth Tour Special directed by Bando Tamasaburo.
This collaboration mixed Japanese and Arabic calligraphy characters, as well as other imagery by Kevork Mourad, with Kaoru on flute, and Mathias on percussion.
From Kenny Endo 40th Anniversary Concert "Ten Ten" 2015