| 1 November 2006|
1 November 2006
| Toshiko Akiyoshi|
| Asahi Hall, Yūrakuchō, Tokyo, 6 March 2006|
Let Freedom Swing
Toshiko Akiyoshi albums, Jazz albums
50th Anniversary Concert in Japan (Japanese title, 渡米50周年記念日本公演 = American visit 50th anniversary commemorative Japanese performance) is a live concert album recorded by jazz pianist Toshiko Akiyoshi and released in Japan on the T-toc Record label. The concert commemorated 50 years since Akiyoshi left Japan to study and play jazz in the USA and the album received several Japanese music awards including a "special award" for Japanese Jazz from Swing Journal magazine.
50th Anniversary Concert in Japan Wikipedia
All compositions by Toshiko Akiyoshi except as noted:
Toshiko Akiyoshi – piano
Lew Tabackin – tenor saxophone, flute
George Mraz – bass
Lewis Nash – drums
- "Long Yellow Road"
- "Farewell To Mingus"
- "The Village" ~ "Lady Liberty"
- "Trinkle Tinkle" (T. Monk)
- "Chasing After Love"