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2017/5/20(Sat)Tribute to Barney Kessel Concert at Tokyo Tuc

2017/5/20(Sat)Tribute to Barney Kessel Concert By Hirofumi Asaba trio at Tokyo Tuc.

■OPEN 17:00

1st Show 17:30~18:30 / 2nd Show 18:50~19:50

■Music Charge
□ ¥3,000
□student ¥1,500

 

Taiwan Live Tour

From January 13th  to 17th, Hirofumi Asaba play in Taiwan.

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Hirofumi Asaba will play on JAPAN JAZZ GUITAR SUMMIT

Hirofumi Asaba will play on JAPAN JAZZ GUITAR SUMMIT

 

11/5(Sat)

JAPAN JAZZ GUITAR SUMMIT

TOKYO TUC

Start 17:00 / Charge ¥6000

Yoshiaki Miyanoue(g)

Takao Naoi(g)

Satoshi Inoue(g)

Takashi Amano(g)

Yoshitaka Kanno(g)

Hirofumi Asaba(g)

Mamoru Inagaki(b)

Akira Igawa(ds)

JUST JAZZ GUITAR MAGAZINE in USA wrote an article.

JUST JAZZ GUITAR MAGAZINE in USA wrote an article about Japanese Barney Kessel HIROFUMI ASABA and his guitar ATC350BK.

Playing at NHK Radio yokohama

28th , May ,2016

HIROFUMI ASABA Play for victims of earthquake at NHK broadcasting.

 

ASABA TRIO Shikoku and Kansai live tour

ASABA TRIO Shikoku and Kansai Tour.

please check the schedule.

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Australia Jazz Guitar news paper JGSWA wrote an article about EASY LIKE

Australia Jazz Guitar news paper JGSWA wrote an article about EASY LIKE.

“Hirofumi has certainly absorbed Barney’s sound and style. ~ With many guitarists around the world trying to emulate Wes Montgomery it is a refreshing change to hear someone emulating a master such as barney. ~ This is certainly a fine album and swings on every tune.”

2015,10/10(sat)Hirofumi Asaba Quintet Live Broadcast on NHK-FM

10/10(sat) 15:05~15:55
Hirofumi Asaba Quintet Live broadcast on NHK-FM

 

first album EASY LIKE now on sale!!

Hirofumi Asaba First album EASY LIKE is now on sale ,

you can get at amazon.com

 

 

GET EASYLIKE at amazon.com

 

Personal:

Hirofumi Asaba(g)

Furuto Koshino(b)

Toshihiro Fujita(ds)

Makoto Ueno(ts)

Susumu Takeda(vib)

1,Jumpin’ Asaba Blues/Hirofumi Asaba
2,Easy Like/Barney Kessel
3,North of the border/Barney Kessel
4,Angel Eyes/Matt Dennis
5,Crazy Rhythm/Joseph Meyer,Roger Kahn
6,Blues for the poll winners/Hirofumi Asaba
7,Mean to me/Fred E Ahlert , Roy Turk
8,Willow weep for me/Ann Ronell
9,Give me the simple life/Harry Ruby
10,You are the one for me/Barney Kessel
11,A night at the soultrane /Hirofumi Asaba
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Jazz Japan(jazz magazine) wrote an article of Hirofumi’s first album

Jazz Japan wrote an article  2pages intaview of Hirofumi Asaba.

Jazz Life(Jazz Magazine in Japan) wrote an article of Hirofumi Asaba’s First Album EASY LIKE

One of the most popular Jazz Magazines in Japan Jazz Life wrote an article about Hirofumi Asaba’s first album.

 

the person one has high hope for Jazz guitar Hirofumi Asaba did a recording for his first album EASY LIKE.Really Swingin and Bright sounds like a west cost Jazz sounds.(jazz life march 2015)