HIDEO SHIRAKI

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Hideo Shiraki (白木秀雄; born 1 January 1933 in Tokyo; died 31 August 1972) was a Japanese jazz drummer and bandleader, best known for his work in the 1950s and 1960s. Famed earlier on for hard bop, he later explored world jazz.

Shiraki emerged in the new Japanese jazz scene of the 1950s that grew out of the influence of the US occupying forces. He studied percussion at the Tokyo School of Fine Arts and, during this period, played with Masashi Nagao’s Blue Coats.

In the late 1950s and early 1960s, his quintet was popular in Japan and was associated with the “funky boom” craze for hard bop. Hidehiko “Sleepy” Matsumoto, Terumasa Hino and Yuzuru Sera all passed through his quintet.

Notable albums include 1961’s In Fiesta (Teichiku Japan), which included a version of Benny Golson’s “Five Spot After Dark”. Performers on the album included Hidehiko Matsumoto on tenor and
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Latin DrummingLatin Drumming
Sony 2007
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Sakura SakuraSakura Sakura
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Universal 2006
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Recital (Shm-Cd/Remaster)Recital (Shm-Cd/Remaster)
KING 2018
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Hideo Shiraki (Shm-Cd/Remaster)Hideo Shiraki (Shm-Cd/Remaster)
KING 2018
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Modern Des Twist by Hideo ShirakiModern Des Twist by Hideo Shiraki
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MATSURI NO GENSOU MONAURAL VERSION +2(SHM)(ltd.paper-sleeve)MATSURI NO GENSOU MONAURAL VERSION +2(SHM)(ltd.paper-sleeve)
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HIDEO SHIRAKI Hideo Shiraki album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Hideo Shiraki
Hard Bop 1958
HIDEO SHIRAKI Hideo Shiraki In Fiesta album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Hideo Shiraki In Fiesta
Hard Bop 1961
HIDEO SHIRAKI Plays Bossa Nova album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Plays Bossa Nova
Latin Jazz 1962
HIDEO SHIRAKI Plays Horace Silver album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Plays Horace Silver
Hard Bop 1962
HIDEO SHIRAKI Sakura Sakura (aka Japan Meets Jazz, Hideo Shiraki Quintet In Berlin) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Sakura Sakura (aka Japan Meets Jazz, Hideo Shiraki Quintet In Berlin)
World Fusion 1965
HIDEO SHIRAKI Hideo Shiraki Meets Yuzo Kayama 加山雄三の世界 album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Hideo Shiraki Meets Yuzo Kayama 加山雄三の世界
Hard Bop 1966
HIDEO SHIRAKI Hideo Shiraki, Takeshi Inomata ‎: The Stormy Man album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Hideo Shiraki, Takeshi Inomata ‎: The Stormy Man
Jazz Related Soundtracks 2018

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HIDEO SHIRAKI Hideo Shiraki Recital album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Hideo Shiraki Recital
Hard Bop 1959

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HIDEO SHIRAKI Boomerang Baby album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Boomerang Baby
Hard Bop 1980
HIDEO SHIRAKI Play The Funky album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Play The Funky
Hard Bop 2006
HIDEO SHIRAKI Stereo Drum / Black Mode album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Stereo Drum / Black Mode
Hard Bop 2006

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